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Zuckerberg, wife donate $25M to CDC for Ebola

Zuckerberg, wife donate $25M to CDC for Ebola

Picture Huffington Post Associated Press NEW YORK — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife,…

Kenyan Ali Mazrui Remembered as Great Pan-Africanist

Kenyan Ali Mazrui Remembered as Great Pan-Africanist

James Butty, VOA October 14, 2014 1:40 AM Kenyan-born Professor Ali Mazrui, who passed away…

President Obama Hosts Conference Call on Ebola

President Obama Hosts Conference Call on Ebola

President Barack Obama meets with members of his national security team and senior staff to…

CDC Announces New Measures for Travelers from West Africa

CDC Announces New Measures for Travelers from West Africa

CDC Media Relations DHS Office of Public Affairs Press Release October 8, 2014 ENHANCED EBOLA…

Dallas Ebola Patient, Thomas Eric Duncan, Dies

Dallas Ebola Patient, Thomas Eric Duncan, Dies

(Photo: WFAA) Story: New York Times By MANNY FERNANDEZ OCT. 8, 2014 DALLAS — Thomas…

U.S. Troops Head to Africa for Ebola Mission

U.S. Troops Head to Africa for Ebola Mission

The Army’s 101st Airborne Division, based at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, will provide about 700 of…

U.S. Pledges $83 million Additional Emergency Assistance for South Sudan

U.S. Pledges $83 million Additional Emergency Assistance for South Sudan

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 29, 2014 Today, Assistant Secretary…

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Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Equatorial Guinea’s National Day

Department of State Washington, DC October 11, 2014 On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of Equatorial Guinea as you celebrate your Independence Day on October 12. The United States and Equatorial Guinea’s cooperation on maritime security has contributed to freedom of navigation in the Gulf…

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Equatorial Guinea’s National Day

Benefits of Space Security for Development in Africa

Remarks Frank A. Rose Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH) Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania September 8, 2014 Thank you so much for having me here today. It is an honor to be here at COSTECH and to have the opportunity to speak with you.…

Benefits of Space Security for Development in Africa

U.S. Efforts to Assist the Nigerian Government in its Fight against Boko Haram

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 14, 2014 In April 2014, the world was horrified to learn that the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram had abducted approximately 270 girls from their school in Chibok, Nigeria. In the six months since, some girls have been reunited with their families, but…

U.S. Efforts to Assist the Nigerian Government in its Fight against Boko Haram

African Women Participate in TechWomen 2014

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 29, 2014 As part of the U.S. Department of State’s TechWomen exchange program, companies in the San Francisco Bay area and Silicon Valley will host 78 women from the Middle East and Africa from September 30 – November 5. The TechWomen program supports the United…

African Women Participate in TechWomen 2014

Zuckerberg, wife donate $25M to CDC for Ebola

Picture Huffington Post Associated Press NEW YORK — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating $25 million to the CDC Foundation to help address the Ebola epidemic. The money will be used by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Ebola response effort in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone and…

Zuckerberg, wife donate $25M to CDC for Ebola

HEALTH

Zuckerberg, wife donate $25M to CDC for Ebola

Zuckerberg, wife donate $25M to CDC for Ebola

Picture Huffington Post Associated Press NEW YORK — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating $25 million to the CDC Foundation to help address the Ebola epidemic. The money will be used by the U.S. Centers…

CDC Announces New Measures for Travelers from West Africa

CDC Announces New Measures for Travelers from West Africa

CDC Media Relations DHS Office of Public Affairs Press Release October 8, 2014 ENHANCED EBOLA…

G-7 Foreign Ministers Issue Joint Statement on Ebola

G-7 Foreign Ministers Issue Joint Statement on Ebola

State Department Photo Office of the Spokesperson Department of State New York City, NY September…

President Obama’s Remarks on the Ebola Outbreak

President Obama’s Remarks on the Ebola Outbreak

Photo: nbcnews.com THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary September 16, 2014 REMARKS BY…

CULTURE

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…

Youth Soccer Coaches from North Africa Visit United States Ahead of the World Cup

Youth Soccer Coaches from North Africa Visit United States Ahead of the World Cup

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC June 2, 2014 As the world’s…

U.S. Asst. Sec. for Educational & Cultural Affairs Evan Ryan Travels to Uganda and Rwanda

U.S. Asst. Sec. for Educational & Cultural Affairs Evan Ryan Travels to Uganda and Rwanda

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC January 31, 2014 Assistant Secretary for…

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 the U.S. Department of State’s TechWomen exchange program, companies in the San Francisco Bay area and Silicon Valley will host 78 women from the Middle…

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