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US Engagement With African Partners on Climate Change – Fact Sheet

US Engagement With African Partners on Climate Change – Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC November 16, 2016 The United States has…

President Obama Issues Executive Order on Power Africa

President Obama Issues Executive Order on Power Africa

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2016 Below…

Asst. Sec. Thomas-Greenfield to Travel to Namibia, Lesotho, and South Africa

Asst. Sec. Thomas-Greenfield to Travel to Namibia, Lesotho, and South Africa

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC October 25, 2016 Assistant Secretary of…

U.S. Issues Statement on Attacks in Kenya and Somalia

U.S. Issues Statement on Attacks in Kenya and Somalia

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 25, 2016 Statement…

Under Sec. Sewall Travels to Nigeria, Chad, and Cameroon

Under Sec. Sewall Travels to Nigeria, Chad, and Cameroon

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC October 24, 2016 Under Secretary for…

U.S. Issues Statement on ICC Judgment in Central African Republic

U.S. Issues Statement on ICC Judgment in Central African Republic

Photo: ICC Twitter page ICC Judgment in Bemba et al. Witness Tampering Case Press Statement…

PHOTO GALLERY

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Zambia’s National Day

Department of State Washington, DC October 24, 2016 On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I congratulate the people of Zambia on the 52nd anniversary of your nation’s independence. Our countries have long enjoyed a warm bond rooted in our shared respect for democracy, peace, and individual freedoms. The United States appreciates your…

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Zambia’s National Day

DC’s Mayor’s Office on African Affairs Celebrates 10th Year

Story & Pictures : DC MOAA Highlights from MOAA’s 10th Year Celebration (WASHINGTON, D.C.) On September 27, 2016 the Mayor’s Office on African Affairs celebrated its 10th Year Anniversary themed: A Decade of Service to the District’s African Community. The event commemorated September as African Heritage Month, and featured traditional African dance performances and music.…

DC’s Mayor’s Office on African Affairs Celebrates 10th Year

US Engagement With African Partners on Climate Change – Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC November 16, 2016 The United States has worked closely with African partners to develop and implement a comprehensive set of climate assistance programs supporting African efforts to combat and respond to the threat of climate change. Even though African countries are currently responsible for only a small…

US Engagement With African Partners on Climate Change – Fact Sheet

U.S. Issues Statement on ICC Judgment in Mali Cultural Destruction Case

Photo: CICC Press Statement Mark C. Toner Deputy Department Spokesperson Washington, DC September 27, 2016 The United States welcomes today’s verdict at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in the case against Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi, a member of the violent extremist group Ansar al-Dine. Al Faqi, who surrendered to the ICC in 2015 by…

U.S. Issues Statement on ICC Judgment in Mali Cultural Destruction Case

President’s Malaria Initiative Country in Focus: Nigeria

Story: pmi.gov PMI October 2016 E-Newsletter Country in Focus – Nigeria With a population of about 186 million, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa, and 100% of the population is at risk of malaria infection. Two countries, Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo, account for over 35% of total estimated malaria deaths.…

President’s Malaria Initiative Country in Focus: Nigeria

HEALTH

President’s Malaria Initiative Country in Focus: Nigeria

President’s Malaria Initiative Country in Focus: Nigeria

Story: pmi.gov PMI October 2016 E-Newsletter Country in Focus – Nigeria With a population of about 186 million, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa, and 100% of the population is at risk of malaria infection. Two countries, Nigeria…

PEPFAR and AstraZeneca Launch Partnership Across HIV and Hypertension Services in Africa

PEPFAR and AstraZeneca Launch Partnership Across HIV and Hypertension Services in Africa

Announced in the lead up to the U.N. General Assembly, $10 million joint investment supports…

PEPFAR Welcomes the Return of the International HIV/AIDS Conference to Africa

PEPFAR Welcomes the Return of the International HIV/AIDS Conference to Africa

Department of State Washington, DC International Health Issues: PEPFAR Welcomes the Return of the International…

PEPFAR and DREAMS Partners Announce Winners of the DREAMS Innovation Challenge

PEPFAR and DREAMS Partners Announce Winners of the DREAMS Innovation Challenge

File Photo Department of State Washington, DC International Health Issues: PEPFAR and DREAMS Partners Announce…

CULTURE

North African Officials in U.S to Explore Strategies to Preserve Cultural Heritage

North African Officials in U.S to Explore Strategies to Preserve Cultural Heritage

Photo: Multicultural Kid Blogs Preserving Cultural Heritage Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington,…

Two Africans to be Honored Among Global Emerging Young Leaders

Two Africans to be Honored Among Global Emerging Young Leaders

Washington, DC April 18, 2016 Somalia’s Asha Hassan and Tunisia’s Ahlem Nasraoui will be honored…

U.S. Sponsors Cultural Heritage Risk Reduction Program for Libya

U.S. Sponsors Cultural Heritage Risk Reduction Program for Libya

File Photo – The Roman amphitheatre at the Sabratha archaeological site in Sabratha Libya Office…

U.S. Issues Statement on ICC Judgment in Mali Cultural Destruction Case

U.S. Issues Statement on ICC Judgment in Mali Cultural Destruction Case

Photo: CICC Press Statement Mark C. Toner Deputy Department Spokesperson Washington, DC September 27, 2016 The United States welcomes today’s verdict at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in the case against Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi, a member of the…

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