HEADLINES

Secretary Tillerson Plans Africa Trip Early 2018

Secretary Tillerson Plans Africa Trip Early 2018

December 6, 2017. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State…

State of Maryland Salutes African Community at Inaugural “Celebrate Africa” Gala

Story Photos & Photo Album (Bottom) Courtesy Afrikan Post – George Bright Abu Civic Center…

AMIP News & The Africa Society Launch Book on US-Africa Engagement

AMIP News & The Africa Society Launch Book on US-Africa Engagement

Photo by George Bright Abu, Afrikan Post (L-R) Beryl Nnoma-Addison (Editor / VP, AMIP News),…

US Delegation to Attend Inauguration of Ghanaian President-Elect Nana Akufo-Addo

US Delegation to Attend Inauguration of Ghanaian President-Elect Nana Akufo-Addo

Photo: Twitter – @NAkufoAddo THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary January 5, 2017…

US Urges Momentum in Somalia’s Electoral Process

US Urges Momentum in  Somalia’s Electoral Process

Press Statement John Kirby Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs Department of…

US Issues Statement on Murder of Burundian Government Minister

US Issues Statement on Murder of Burundian Government Minister

File Photo Press Statement John Kirby Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs…

The United States Applauds DRC Agreement

The United States Applauds DRC Agreement

Press Statement John Kirby Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs Department of…

PHOTO GALLERY

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Sudan’s National Day

Department of State Washington, DC January 1, 2017 On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I congratulate the people of Sudan on 61 years of independence and send our best wishes for the year ahead. I share your hopes for a Sudan at peace with itself and its neighbors. It is my fervent…

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Sudan’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

Funding Opportunity: DRL Labor Programs to Combat Slavery in West Africa

October 31, 2017 This is the announcement of funding opportunity number DRLA-DRLAQM-18-015 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 19.345 Application Deadline: January 12, 2018 For new application submission instructions, see Section D below. A. Project Description The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) announces an open competition for organizations…

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 cultural property agreement, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on November 30, 2016. [State Department photo] Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC November 29, 2016 U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Egyptian Foreign…

U.S. and Egypt Sign Cultural Property Protection Agreement

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 PM EST New PEPFAR data show for the first time that the AIDS epidemic is becoming controlled in older adults and babies in three key African countries – Malawi, Zambia, and Zimbabwe – where the program has significantly invested. New…

PEPFAR is Saving Lives in Africa

HEALTH

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 PM EST New PEPFAR data show for the first time that the AIDS epidemic is becoming controlled in older adults and babies in three key…

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…

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…

CULTURE

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,…

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. 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 cultural property agreement, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on November 30, 2016. [State Department photo] Office of the Spokesperson Department of…

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