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U.S. Government Statements, Briefings, Speeches and Fact Sheets

-08/07/14   Department of State Media Note: U.S.-Morocco Framework for Cooperation
-08/07/14   Department of State Media Note: United States and Equatorial Guinea Sign Open Skies Air Transport Agreement
-08/07/14   Department of State Media Note: State Department to Invest $10 million to Extend the U.S.-Africa Clean Energy Finance Initiative
-08/07/14   Department of State Media Note: Department of State and the Government of the Federal Republic of Somalia Sign Agreement to Support Police Reform Efforts
-08/08/14   Department of State Media Note: U.S.-Africa Post-2015 Development Agenda Meeting
-08/08/14   Department of State Media Note: West Africa Cooperative Security Initiative Forum on Transnational Organized Crime
-08/06/14   Remarks by the President in Press Conference after U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit
-08/06/14   A Conversation Between First Lady Michelle Obama and Mrs. Laura Bush Moderated by Cokie Roberts at "Investing in our Future," a Symposium for Spouses on Advancements for Women and Girls in Africa
-08/06/14   Investments Announced at Symposium for African Spouses Hosted by First Lady Michelle Obama and Former First Lady Laura Bush
-08/06/14   Media Note: Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia, and the United States
-08/06/14   Remarks by First Lady Michelle Obama at "Investing in Our Future," A Symposium for Spouses on Advancement for Women and Girls
-08/06/14   Statement by the Chair of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit
-08/06/14   White House Fact Sheet: Security Governance Initiative
-08/06/14   White House Fact Sheet: Partnering to Counter Terrorism in Africa
-08/06/14   White House Fact Sheet: U.S. Support for Peacekeeping in Africa
-08/05/14   Executive Order - Establishing the President's Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa  [104 Kb]
-08/05/14   Expected Attendees at Tonight's U.S. - Africa Leaders Summit Dinner
-08/05/14   Information on the White House State Dinner on the Occasion of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit  [152 Kb]
-08/05/14   Readout of National Security Advisor Susan Rice's Meeting with Prime Minister Mavinchandra Ramgoolan of Mauritius
-08/05/14   Readout of Vice President Biden's Meeting with President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria
-08/05/14   Readout of Vice President Biden's Meeting with President Jacob Zuma of South Africa
-08/05/14   Readout of Vice President Biden's Meeting with President Moncef Marzouki of Tunisia
-08/05/14   Remarks by President Obama at the U.S.-Africa Business Forum
-08/05/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry Kerry At the U.S.-Africa Business Forum Leaders Forum Session "Game Plan: Shaping the Future of a Fast-Growing Continent"
-08/05/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry And African Union Commission Chairperson Dr. Dlamini-Zuma Before Their Meeting
-08/05/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry And South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Before Their Meeting
-08/05/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn Before Their Meeting
-08/05/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry and the IGAD Leaders After Their Meeting
-08/05/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry at the U.S. - Africa Clean Energy Finance Initiative Signing Ceremony
-08/05/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry, Ghanaian President John Mahama and Millennium Challenge Corporation CEO Dana Hyde at the Signing of the Ghana Power Compact
-08/05/14   Toast Remarks by President Obama at U.S.-African Leaders Summit Dinner
-08/05/14   U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Delivers Remarks at U.S.-Africa Business Forum
-08/05/14   White House Fact Sheet: Powering Africa: Increasing Access to Power in Sub-Saharan Africa
-08/05/14   White House Fact Sheet: The Doing Business in Africa Campaign
-08/04/14   Presidential Memorandum -- Establishing a Comprehensive Approach to Expanding Sub-Saharan Africa's Capacity for Trade and Investment  [64 Kb]
-08/04/14   Readout of National Security Susan E. Rice's Meeting with Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni of Libya
-08/04/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry And President of Mauritania Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz Before Their Meeting
-08/04/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry and Angolan Vice President Manuel Domingos Vicente Before Their Meeting
-08/04/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry and Burkina Faso President Blaise Campaore Before Their Meeting
-08/04/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry and Burundi President Pierre Nkurunzizu Before Their Meeting
-08/04/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry and Democratic Republic of the Congo President Joseph Kabila Before Their Meeting
-08/04/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry and Prime Minister of Libya Abdullah al-Thinni Before Their Meeting
-08/04/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry and Tunisian Foreign Minister Mongi Hamdi Before Their Meeting
-08/04/14   Remarks by Secretary Kerry at AGOA Ministerial
-08/04/14   Remarks by Secretary of Kerry at a Working Session on Resilience and Food Security in a Changing Climate
-08/04/14   Remarks by Secretary of State John Kerry at the Civil Society Forum Global Town Hall
-08/04/14   White House Fact Sheet: Shared Investment in Youth
-08/04/14   White House Fact Sheet: U.S. - African Cooperation in Advancing Gender Equality
-08/04/14   White House Fact Sheet: U.S. - African Cooperation on Global Health
-08/04/14   White House Fact Sheet: U.S. Support for Combating Wildlife Trafficking
-08/04/14   White House Fact Sheet: U.S. Support for Democratic Institutions, Good Governance, and Human Rights in Africa
-07/31/14   On-The-Record Conference Call on the U.S. - Africa Leaders Summit
-07/31/14   Remarks at the Atlantic Council by Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs
-07/30/14   African Affairs Video Content by the Department of State  [55 Kb]
-07/30/14   Remarks by National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice "Africa and America: Partners in a Shared Future"
-07/30/14   Remarks by the First Lady Before a Roundtable with Young African Leaders
-07/30/14   Remarks by the First Lady at the Summit of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders
-07/29/14   Remarks by Ambassador Michael Froman on Growing the Development Dividend: U.S. Trade Policy & Global Development in the 21st Century
-07/28/14   Remarks by President Obama in Town Hall with the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders
-07/28/14   Remarks by Secretary of State John Kerry at the Presidential Summit of the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders
-07/28/14   White House Background & Fact Sheet: The President's Young Africa Leaders Initiative (YALI)
-07/09/14   LiveAtState: U.S.-Africa Relations, the YALI Summit, and the U.S.-Africa Leaders' Summit
-04/14/14   President's Video Message - Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI)
-01/21/14   Statement by the Press Secretary Announcing the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit