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Administrator Samantha Power Joins First Public Meeting of Newly Appointed Members of the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development

May 23, 2022

Today, Administrator Samantha Power spoke at the first public meeting of members of the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development (BIFAD), as the world is facing an unprecedented food security crisis. The Board was recently appointed by President Biden in January 2022. BIFAD advises USAID on agriculture and higher education issues pertinent to food insecurity in developing countries.

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Commencement Address by Administrator Samantha Power at Johns Hopkins University

May 23, 2022

I would like to start by congratulating the honorary degree recipients. Huge thanks to President Daniels, to Chief Marshal Sunil Kumar, to Lou Forster, Chair of the Board of Trustees, and to Anika Penn, President of the Alumni Association for inviting me here and bestowing upon me this singular honor: delivering the commencement speech to the Johns Hopkins Class of 2022!

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Last updated: May 23, 2022

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