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The U.S. Announces Funding for the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs

The U.S. Announces Funding for the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs

White House, State Department, and U.S. African Development Foundation Announce Funding for the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC February 20, 2020 Today, Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump announced a new partnership in support of the White House-led Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative (W-GDP).  […]

Office of the Press Secretary The White House FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 20, 2020 Today, President Donald J. Trump announced that Adam Boehler will be Executive Chairman of the Prosper Africa initiative.  Victoria Whitney will be the Chief Operating Officer for the initiative.  Mr. Boehler will fulfill this role while continuing to serve as Chief […]

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Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC November 15, 2019   Since the United States became the first non-African country to establish a dedicated diplomatic mission to the African Union in 2006, the United States and African Union Commission (AUC) have built an enduring partnership based on mutual interests and shared values. The […]

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Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC November 15, 2019 MR BROWN: All right, thanks, everybody, for being here once again. Today we’re lucky enough to be joined by two officials from our Bureau for African Affairs: Assistant Secretary Tibor Nagy and Commissioner Smail Chergui of the African Union. They’re here to talk […]

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Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC November 15, 2019 The African Union Commission (AUC) and the United States convened for the 7th Annual AUC – U.S. High-Level Dialogue, led by Ambassador David Hale, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, and Ambassador Smaїl Chergui, AU Commissioner for Peace and Security, on November […]

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Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC August 2, 2019   Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Tibor Nagy will travel to Côte d’Ivoire and Senegal August 2-9, 2019. In Côte d’Ivoire, he will participate in the 2019 African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum, where he will meet with women entrepreneurs, civil society […]

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Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC August 2, 2019 The United States and Côte d’Ivoire will co-host the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire from August 4-6. The Forum will bring together senior government officials from the United States and the 39 AGOA-eligible sub-Saharan African countries to […]

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Summit of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders 07/25/2019 04:47 PM EDT   Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 25, 2019 Nearly 700 young leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa, chosen from more than 38,000 applicants, will meet with U.S. government officials, civil society and private sector leaders at the State […]

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia April 15, 2019 Readout of Launch of OPIC 2X Africa and African Women’s Economic Empowerment Dialogue Today, in front of women leaders and entrepreneurs at the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) in Addis Ababa, Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump and Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) Acting President and CEO David […]

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  United States Department of State Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO): DRL Labor Programs to Combat Slavery in West Africa This is the announcement of funding opportunity number SFOP0005711 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 19.345 Type of Solicitation: Application Deadline: May 22, 2019 Funding Floor: 1,000,000 […]

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