HEADLINES

78 Former US Ambassadors to African Countries Send Letter to President Trump

  1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500 Dear Mr. President, As former U.S. Ambassadors…

The Africa Society Reacts to President Trump’s Comments

The Africa Society’s reaction to President Trump’s comments.    …

African Group of Ambassadors to the United Nations React to President Trump’s Remarks

Press release from the African Group of Ambassadors to the United Nations.…

African Union Mission – Washington, DC – Reacts to President Trump’s “Shithole Countries” Remarks

African Union Mission – Washington, DC – Reacts to President Trump’s “Shithole Countries” Remarks

Press release from the African Union Mission, Washington, DC.…

An AMIP News Editorial on President Trump’s January 11 Vulgar Remarks

Photo: Getty Images There Are No “Shithole Countries” Anywhere: Sorry Mr. President Just like the…

Vice President Pence to Travel to Egypt

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President January 8, 2018 VICE PRESIDENT MIKE PENCE…

US Issues Statement on Presidential Elections in Liberia

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 29, 2017 Statement…

PHOTO GALLERY

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Secretary Tillerson Issues Statement on Sudan’s National Day

Department of State Washington, DC January 1, 2018 Please accept my best wishes as the people of Sudan celebrate the 62nd anniversary of Sudan’s independence. The United States looks forward to another year of growth in the U.S.-Sudan relationship, and we wish the people of Sudan a joyous celebration and a peaceful year ahead.…

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

78 Former US Ambassadors to African Countries Send Letter to President Trump

  1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500 Dear Mr. President, As former U.S. Ambassadors to 48 African countries, we write to express our deep concern regarding reports of your recent remarks about African countries and to attest to the importance of our partnerships with most of the fifty-four African nations. Africa is a continent…

MCC Signs Cote d’Ivoire Compact

MCC Acting CEO Jonathan Nash, left, and Côte d’Ivoire Minister of Economy and Finance Adama Koné, right, sign the Côte d’Ivoire Compact with Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of African Affairs Stephanie Sullivan and Côte d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C.   Picture: Steve…

MCC Signs Cote d’Ivoire Compact

The Carter Center Helps Two States in Nigeria Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis

The Carter Center FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, Oct. 13, 2017   Two States in Nigeria Eliminate Disfiguring Parasitic Disease Lymphatic Filariasis as Public Health Problem ATLANTA — Millions of Nigerians no longer are at risk of a disfiguring tropical disease, thanks to a pioneering partnership between the Federal Ministry of Health and The Carter Center.…

The Carter Center Helps Two States in Nigeria Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis

HEALTH

The Carter Center Helps Two States in Nigeria Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis

The Carter Center Helps Two States in Nigeria Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis

The Carter Center FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, Oct. 13, 2017   Two States in Nigeria Eliminate Disfiguring Parasitic Disease Lymphatic Filariasis as Public Health Problem ATLANTA — Millions of Nigerians no longer are at risk of a disfiguring tropical disease,…

PEPFAR is Saving Lives in Africa

PEPFAR is Saving Lives in Africa

Africa: PEPFAR Is Saving Lives and Changing the Course of the Epidemic PEPFAR.gov 11/30/2016 11:31…

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…

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…

CULTURE

U.S. and Egypt Sign Cultural Property Protection Agreement

U.S. and Egypt Sign Cultural Property Protection Agreement

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry sign a U.S.-Egypt…

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…

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,…

MCC Signs Cote d’Ivoire Compact

MCC Signs Cote d’Ivoire Compact

MCC Acting CEO Jonathan Nash, left, and Côte d’Ivoire Minister of Economy and Finance Adama Koné, right, sign the Côte d’Ivoire Compact with Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of African Affairs Stephanie Sullivan and Côte d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara on…