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U.S. Department of State

Diplomacy in Action

-- Africa

-05/13/14  Trafficking of Persons in Africa; Washington, DC
-07/31/13  Preview of the 2013 African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum; Washington, DC
-07/10/13  Readout on President Obama's Trip to Africa; Washington, DC
-02/28/13  United States Development and Humanitarian Assistance in Somalia; USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah; Washington, DC
-06/12/12  Preview of the 2012 African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum; Washington, DC
-02/22/12  African Economic Growth, Investment and Development; Washington, DC
-07/22/11  Humanitarian Situation in the Horn of Africa;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Reuben Brigety, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; Washington, DC
-06/02/11  African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum and Efforts to Reauthorize the Act;  Assistant Secretary Johnnie Carson, Bureau of African Affairs; Washington, DC
-04/25/11  Successes of the President's Malaria Initiative, Malaria's National Security Implications, and Championing in the Fight Against Malaria; New York, NY
-04/20/11  A Preview of the U.S.-AU High Level Meetings in Washington, April 20-21;  U.S. Ambassador to the African Union Michael Battle; Washington, DC
-02/18/11  U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) The Commander's Perspective; Washington, DC
-10/22/10  Sudan Panel Discussion with USG Officials and NGO Experts; Maj Gen (Ret) J. Scott Gration, U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-09/14/10  U.S. Naval Operations in Africa and the Mediterranean; Admiral Mark P. Fitzgerald, Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe/Africa; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-07/29/10  AGOA at 10: New Strategies for a Changing World; William Fitzgerald, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-07/14/10  USG Assistance to Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons in Africa; Dr. Reuben Brigety, Deputy Assistant Secretary, ureau of Population, Refugees and Migration; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-04/23/10  Forging a Dynamic Partnership Between Africa and the U.S.: Opportunities for Engagement and Development; Ambassador Michael Battle, U.S. Ambassador to the African Union; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-04/07/10  Inauguration of the U.S.-Nigeria Binational Commission: Perspectives on Mutual Cooperation; Robin Renee Sanders, U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-03/19/10  Combating Piracy and U.S. Policy in Somalia; Thomas M. Countryman, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-02/24/10  Assistant Secretary Carson's Recent Two Week Tour of Africa; Johnnie Carson, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-01/11/10  Sudan: The Fifth Anniversary of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement; Scott Gration, Special Envoy for Sudan; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-10/30/09  Guinea: A Situation Update; William Fitzgerald, Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Bureau of African Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-09/23/09  Peacekeeping; Samantha Power, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Multilateral Affairs; Foreign Press Center; New York, New York
-09/22/09  The Administration's Policies and Priorities in Africa; Michelle Gavin, Senior Director for African Affairs; Foreign Press Center; New York, New York
-07/23/09  8th U.S - Sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation (AGOA) Forum; Johnnie Carson, Assistant Secretary ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-06/05/09  Global Response to President Obama's Speech in Cairo; Senior State Department Officials; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-05/12/09  Lessons Learned from a New Combatant Command - AFRICOM; Ambassador Mary C. Yates, Deputy to the Commander AFRICOM; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Audio
-03/26/09  Africa Partnership Station and Maritime Capacity Building in Africa; Rear Admiral William Loeffler, Naval Forces Europe and Africa, Director for Policy, Resources and Strategy; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Audio