US Partnership with Africa: Economic Growth and Global Development

United States
07/09/2013 - 9:30am to 10:30am

A Conversation with USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah and CGD President Nancy Birdsall

The Center for Global Development is pleased to host USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah for a discussion of the US partnership with Africa. Shah is just back from accompanying President Obama in Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania where the president outlined his administration's vision for US-Africa relations that puts a premium on economic opportunity, democracy and African-led approaches to development. Shah will talk about the administration’s new commitments and USAID’s role in doubling electric power in Africa, working with young African leaders, boosting food security and global health, and attracting trade and investment to the continent.

Register for this event on the Center for Global Development web site.

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