The Democratic Republic of the Congo, or DRC, is in the midst of one of the largest and most serious humanitarian crises in the world. About 4.5 million people have been displaced by violence and 13.1 million need humanitarian assistance.
Angola is one of the world’s most heavily mined countries.
On March 24th each year, nations around the globe observe World Tuberculosis Day, to build public awareness about the global epidemic of tuberculosis.
Nothing is more important to sub-Saharan Africa’s future than inexpensive, reliable energy delivery.
While the vast majority of the nearly 100,000 men and women who serve as UN peacekeepers do so with honor and integrity, acts of misconduct still occur.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson recently visited Ethiopia where he affirmed that United States and Ethiopia are "longstanding partners."
To help achieve a lasting defeat of this depraved terrorist organization, the United States Department of State has tagged seven ISIS-affiliated groups and two ISIS-affiliated individuals as Specially Designated Global Terrorists.
“The long reach of terrorism threatens to steal the future of countless Africans,” said Secretary Tillerson in a recent speech.
This designation seeks to deny Ansarul Islam the resources it needs to plan and carry out further terrorist attacks.
Nigeria’s democratic political process got an boost recently with help provided by the United States.
Since the beginning of the Libyan civil war in 2011, looters made off with, among other priceless treasures, ancient statuery and collections of old coins, as well as a hoard of Hellenistic and Roman objects called the Benghazi Treasure.
A delegation from the U.S. government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation visited Lesotho recently to discuss the development of a second compact to reduce poverty and promote economic growth in partnership with the government of Lesotho.