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Vice President Biden Calls South Africa’s Thabo Mbeki

Vice President Biden Calls South Africa’s Thabo Mbeki

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President March 25, 2015 Readout of the Vice…

National Security Adviser Susan Rice Meets Nigerian Minister of Defense Aliyu Gusau

National Security Adviser Susan Rice Meets Nigerian Minister of Defense Aliyu Gusau

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 25, 2015 Statement…

US Issues Statement on Disappearance of Zimbabwe Civil Society Activist Itai Dzamara

US Issues Statement on Disappearance of Zimbabwe Civil Society Activist Itai Dzamara

Press Statement Jeff Rathke Director, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Press Relations Washington, DC…

Asst. Sec. Linda Thomas-Greenfield Travels to the Central African Republic

Asst. Sec. Linda Thomas-Greenfield Travels to the Central African Republic

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC March 20, 2015 Assistant Secretary for…

President Obama Calls Tunisia’s President Essebsi

President Obama Calls Tunisia’s President Essebsi

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2015 Readout…

Acting Asst. Sec. for Consular Affairs Michele Bond Travels to the DRC

Acting Asst. Sec. for Consular Affairs Michele Bond Travels to the DRC

File Photo Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC March 19,…

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Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Tunisia’s Independence Day

Department of State Washington, DC March 20, 2015 As we join all Tunisians in celebrating this year’s National Day, this is a moment to reflect on the extraordinary steps Tunisia has taken during the last year to move from a period of transition to the consolidation of its democracy. In conversations with President Caid Essebsi…

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Tunisia’s Independence Day

Two Africans Among 2015 International Women of Courage

Notice to the Press Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC March 3, 2015 Deputy Secretary Higginbottom will present 10 extraordinary women from 10 countries with the 2015 Secretary of State’s International Women of Courage Award on March 5 at 1:00 p.m. EST. First Lady Michelle Obama will join Deputy Secretary Higginbottom and…

Two Africans Among  2015 International Women of Courage

FY 2015 Notice of Funding Opportunity for NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees in Uganda, Tanzania, and the DRC

Funding Opportunity Announcement Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration March 5, 2015 Funding Opportunity Number: PRM-PRMOAPAF-15-009 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number: 19.517 – Overseas Refugee Assistance Programs for Africa Announcement issuance date: Thursday, March 5, 2015 Proposal submission deadline: Monday, April 6, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. noon EDT. Proposals submitted after this deadline…

FY 2015 Notice of Funding Opportunity for NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees in Uganda, Tanzania, and the DRC

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

PMI Country in Focus – Madagascar

US Government Photo A family beneath their ITN Credit: Maggie Hallahan Story: PMI Newsletter Malaria is a major health problem in Madagascar. Although its epidemiology varies considerably in different regions of the country, the entire population is considered to be at risk. While malaria cases and deaths reported through the national health management information system…

PMI Country in Focus – Madagascar

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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 is a major health problem in Madagascar. Although its epidemiology varies considerably in different regions of the country, the entire population is considered to be…

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…

Carter, Carter Center Congratulates Ghana for Eliminating Guinea Worm Disease

Carter, Carter Center Congratulates Ghana for Eliminating Guinea Worm Disease

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 19, 2014 Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter Congratulates People of Ghana…

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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