The United States government and the Economic Community for West African States have reaffirmed their commitment and collaboration to strengthen harmonization and delivery of development programs that aid millions of people throughout West Africa.
In mid-October, the most devastating terrorist attack in Somali history took place.
The United States is working with the Democratic Republic of Congo and Republic of the Congo to better combat the outbreak of deadly disease.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has announced that, pending consultation with Congress, the United States will provide up to $60 million dollars to support a promising and developing regional counterterrorism effort in the Sahel.
USAID collaborates with government of Ghana in Pre-Harvest Agribusiness Event.
Today, girls’ lack of access to basic education is compounded when it comes to the use of digital technology, leaving them far behind boys.
The United States condemns in the strongest possible terms the terrorist attacks that killed over 300 people in Mogadishu.
As of October 12, Sudan is no longer be subject to 20-year-old U.S. economic and trade sanctions.
President Donald Trump told a group of African leaders that, "We hope to extend our economic partnerships with countries [that] are committed to self-reliance and to fostering opportunities for job creation in both Africa and the United States."
Over the past month, USAID sent Disaster Assistance Response Teams to Mexico and countries across the Caribbean to coordinate U.S. international disaster response efforts.
President Donald Trump issued new travel restrictions on nationals of North Korea, Venezuela and Chad, while continuing to restrict the travel of citizens from five of the six countries included in Executive Order 13780.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence lauded the UN Security Council’s unanimous adoption of Resolution 2378 calling for improvements to UN peacekeeping operations.