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Vice President Biden Calls Nigerian President-Elect Buhari – Readout

Vice President Biden Calls Nigerian President-Elect Buhari – Readout

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 15, 2015 Readout…

President Obama Meets West African Leaders on Ebola

President Obama Meets West African Leaders on Ebola

U.S. President Barack Obama gestures in a meeting Wednesay at the White House with West…

U.S. Welcomes Appointment of New AU Great Lakes Special Representative

U.S. Welcomes Appointment of New AU Great Lakes Special Representative

Press Statement Jeff Rathke Acting Deputy Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson Department of State…

NSA Advisor Susan Rice Meeting with AU Chairperson Dr. Dlamini Zuma

NSA Advisor Susan Rice Meeting with AU Chairperson Dr. Dlamini Zuma

File Photo THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 14,…

United States Concerned by Burkina Faso Electoral Code Changes

United States Concerned by Burkina Faso Electoral Code Changes

Press Statement Marie Harf Acting Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington,…

Vice President Biden Calls South Africa’s Deputy President Ramaphosa

Vice President Biden Calls South Africa’s Deputy President Ramaphosa

File Photo THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 13,…

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U.S. Issues Statement on Senegal’s Independence Day

Press Statement Washington, DC April 3, 2015 On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of Senegal on the 55th anniversary of your independence on April 4. As President John F. Kennedy said when your first President, Leopold Senghor, visited Washington, D.C., the United States and Senegal…

U.S. Issues Statement on Senegal’s Independence Day

Millennium Challenge Corporation to Lead Its First Trade and Investment Mission To Africa

The Millennium Challenge Corporation and The U.S. Department of Commerce The Millennium Challenge Corporation and the U.S. Department of Commerce have partnered to organize an energy focused trade and investment mission to Tanzania and Malawi. Through this mission, U.S. companies will have the opportunity to engage with senior officials from the governments of Tanzania and…

Millennium Challenge Corporation to Lead Its First Trade and Investment Mission To Africa

President Obama Meets West African Leaders on Ebola

U.S. President Barack Obama gestures in a meeting Wednesay at the White House with West African counterparts (from left) Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra Leone, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia and Alpha Conde of Guinea to discuss international progress made on the Ebola crisis. | REUTERS THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For…

President Obama Meets West African Leaders on Ebola

State Department’s First Connect Camp in Tanzania Empowers Young African Leaders

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC March 9, 2015 The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) will conduct eight Connect Camps in Tanzania, Namibia, Rwanda, and Cote d’Ivoire during 2015-2016 supporting alumni from the Mandela Washington Fellowship (MWF) for Young African Leaders and their chosen mentees. The Connect Camps…

State Department’s First Connect Camp in Tanzania Empowers Young African Leaders

US & AU Sign MOU to Support African Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Secretary Kerry Shakes Hands With AU Commission Chairperson Dlamini-Zuma After They Signed a Memorandum of Understanding Photo: State Department Remarks John Kerry Secretary of State AU Commission Chairperson Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Benjamin Franklin Room Washington, DC April 13, 2015 SECRETARY KERRY: Please, sit down. Thank you. Thank you, everybody. Well, good morning, everybody, and a…

US & AU Sign MOU to Support African Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

HEALTH

US & AU Sign MOU to Support African Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

US & AU Sign MOU to Support African Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Secretary Kerry Shakes Hands With AU Commission Chairperson Dlamini-Zuma After They Signed a Memorandum of Understanding Photo: State Department Remarks John Kerry Secretary of State AU Commission Chairperson Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Benjamin Franklin Room Washington, DC April 13, 2015 SECRETARY…

PMI Country in Focus – Madagascar

PMI Country in Focus – Madagascar

US Government Photo A family beneath their ITN Credit: Maggie Hallahan Story: PMI Newsletter Malaria…

Biosecurity in the Time of Ebola

Biosecurity in the Time of Ebola

Remarks Rose Gottemoeller Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security University of Virginia, Jefferson…

International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation

International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation

Photo credit: Jessica Lea/DFID The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) joins the global community…

CULTURE

Girls STEAM Camp to be Launched in Rwanda

Girls STEAM Camp to be Launched in Rwanda

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC December 11, 2014 The Secretary’s Office…

African Women Participate in TechWomen 2014

African Women Participate in TechWomen 2014

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 29, 2014 As part of…

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs in Africa

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs in Africa

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 28, 2014 Twenty-nine women entrepreneurs…

State Department’s First Connect Camp in Tanzania Empowers Young African Leaders

State Department’s First Connect Camp in Tanzania Empowers Young African Leaders

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC March 9, 2015 The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) will conduct eight Connect Camps in Tanzania, Namibia, Rwanda, and Cote d’Ivoire during 2015-2016 supporting alumni from the…

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