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Washington, DC Monday, January 28, 2013 Source: DC Mayor’s Office of African Affairs On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013, the DC Mayor’s Office on African Affairs (OAA) partnered with the Deputy Mayor’s Office on Planning and Economic Development (DMPED) to host an Information Session for African-owned businesses to learn about the Great Streets Small Business Capital […]

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Story & Picture Source: thisisafricaonline.com Views Expressed Are Not Necessarily Those of AMIP News Africa’s international relationships are increasingly hinged on trade and investment rather than strategic security and aid, but attitudes in Washington are slow to change. While many Africans were celebrating President Barack Obama’s re-election victory, arguably a more important leadership shift was […]

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Sustainable Economic Development and Trade with Africa January 18, 2012 Wilmington, Delaware Thank you so much! It’s great to be in Delaware, the home state of our esteemed Vice President Joe Biden. It’s also great to be here with Senator Christopher Coons, who is an outstanding advocate for Delaware and for the American people. I […]

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Source: U.S. Department of State Over 95% of the world’s consumers live outside the United States, and developing countries already account for nearly half of U.S. exports. During the last decade, 17 countries in sub-Saharan Africa have maintained growth rates between 5 and 7% annually and represent significant opportunities for U.S. exports. One of the […]

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