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UNGA 2019 Recap//

IGD HOSTS KEY AFRICAN LEADERS IN NEW YORK DURING UNGA WEEK The Initiative for Global Development (IGD) hosted a number of African leaders in two prominent events during the UN General Assembly Week in New York. To view pictures of the events, please visit the IGD Flickr page. Ending Sickle… Read More

Word from Washington: July 2019//

In early July, Congresswoman Karen Bass (CA-37) led a U.S. Congressional delegation to Cameroon to lead talks on health and human rights issues. The visit came amid growing tension in the country due to militant group Boko Haram’s increased presence, which has affected humanitarian aid efforts. The delegation met with… Read More

Word from Washington: June 2019//

This week, more than 1,000 U.S. and African public and private sector leaders have gathered in Maputo, Mozambique this week for CCA’s U.S.-Africa Business Summit. Along with several African Heads of State, a few key U.S. government officials are on hand to speak about their development agenda on the continent…. Read More