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United States Calls for Peaceful Resolution to Crisis in Burundi

United States Calls for Peaceful Resolution to Crisis in Burundi

Press Statement Marie Harf Deputy Department Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC May 25, 2015…

U. S. Issues Statement on Violence and Human Rights Violations in Mali

U. S. Issues Statement on Violence and Human Rights Violations in Mali

Press Statement Marie Harf Deputy Department Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC May 23, 2015…

President Obama and Tunisia’s President Caid Essebsi Meet

President Obama and Tunisia’s President Caid Essebsi Meet

President Obama and Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi shake hands during a meeting at the…

U.S. Condemns Escalating Violence in South Sudan

U.S. Condemns Escalating Violence in South Sudan

Condemning Escalating Violence in South Sudan Press Statement Marie Harf Deputy Department Spokesperson, Office of…

U.S. Delegation to Attend Inauguration of New Nigerian President

U.S. Delegation to Attend Inauguration of New Nigerian President

President-Elect Muhammadu Buhari THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May…

U.S. Issues Statement on Mali

U.S. Issues Statement on Mali

Press Statement Jeff Rathke Director, Office of Press Relations Department of State Washington, DC May…

United States Calls for Calm and Restraint in Burundi

United States Calls for Calm and Restraint in Burundi

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

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Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Cameroon’s National Day

Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC May 20, 2015 On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of Cameroon as you celebrate your national day on May 20. Since independence, Cameroonians have sought to build a stable, prosperous, and democratic society. The people of…

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Cameroon’s National 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

U.S. Issues Statement on Liberia

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 9, 2015 Statement by the Press Secretary on Liberia Today, the Republic of Liberia reached the important milestone of 42 days without reporting a new Ebola case, and we are pleased the World Health Organization was able to declare the end of the…

U.S. Issues Statement on Liberia

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U.S. Issues Statement on Liberia

U.S. Issues Statement on Liberia

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 9, 2015 Statement by the Press Secretary on Liberia Today, the Republic of Liberia reached the important milestone of 42 days without reporting a new Ebola case, and…

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…

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…

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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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