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The U.S. and UN Sanction Libyan Militia Leader Salah Badi

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC November 19, 2018 Today, the United…

Peter Pham Appointed Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa

  Heather Nauert Department of State Spokesperson Washington, DC November 9, 2018 Secretary Pompeo is…

Second Annual U.S.-AU Countering Violent Extremism Week

Photo:Twitter   Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC October 29, 2018 The…

Asst. Sec. Nagy Travels to Togo, Guinea, Mali, and Nigeria

  Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC October 22, 2018 Assistant Secretary…

US Issues Statement on Elections in Cameroon

  Press Statement Heather Nauert Department of State Spokesperson Washington, DC October 11, 2018 The…

First Lady Melania Trump Visits Egypt

Photo: The White House   THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the First Lady FOR IMMEDIATE…

First Lady Melania Trump Visits Kenya

Photo: The White House   THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the First Lady FOR IMMEDIATE…

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Sec. Pompeo Issues Statement on Angola’s National Day

  Department of State Washington, DC November 12, 2018 On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I extend my warmest regards to the people of Angola as you celebrate 43 years of independence on November 11. Angola has taken bold steps to strengthen its democracy and grow its economy in the…

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

Africa Braintrust

  Africa Braintrust 09/18/2018 02:46 PM EDT   Remarks Tibor P. Nagy, Jr. Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Legislative Conference Washington, DC September 14, 2018 Representative Bass, distinguished guests, scholars, colleagues, and friends. I’m honored to be in the company of so many friends of Africa. And I am…

3 African Countries Participate in Global Sports Mentoring Program

  U.S. Department of State and espnW Join Forces for the Seventh Annual Global Sports Mentoring Program 09/24/2018 03:40 PM EDT   Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 24, 2018 From September 24 to October 31, international sports leaders and American mentors in the sports sector across the country…

American Innovation Breathes New Life into Newborns in Malawi

Photo: Dave Cooper Did you know that complications from prematurity are the largest killer of children under 5? Tomorrow, November 17, is World Prematurity Day and we are observing it with the release of a video. It features Florence Mwenifumbo, a neonatal nurse in Malawi, and Jocelyn Brown, an MBA student at the University of…

HEALTH

American Innovation Breathes New Life into Newborns in Malawi

Photo: Dave Cooper Did you know that complications from prematurity are the largest killer of children under 5? Tomorrow, November 17, is World Prematurity Day and we are observing it with the release of a video. It features Florence Mwenifumbo,…

Carter Center Congratulates Ghana for Triumph over Trachoma

Photo: Carter Center   June 14, 2018 ATLANTA…The Carter Center congratulates its longtime partner Ghana,…

Renewed Partnership to Help End AIDS and Cervical Cancer in Africa

PEPFAR Washington, DC May 11, 2018   PEPFAR, the George W. Bush Institute, and UNAIDS…

Six African Countries Lead the Way to a Malaria-Free Africa by 2030

Algeria, Comoros, Madagascar, the Gambia, Senegal, and Zimbabwe recognized by the African Leaders Malaria Alliance…

CULTURE

United States and Libya Sign Cultural Property Protection Agreement

Under Secretary Goldstein and Libyan Foreign Affairs Under Secretary Almughrabi Sign a New MOU Photo:…

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…

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…

3 African Countries Participate in Global Sports Mentoring Program

  U.S. Department of State and espnW Join Forces for the Seventh Annual Global Sports Mentoring Program 09/24/2018 03:40 PM EDT   Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 24, 2018 From September 24 to…

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