Official Travel to Region

01/17/17 Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield Travels to South Sudan and Ethiopia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/07/16 Ambassador Birx and Ambassador Russell Travel to Malawi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/02/16 Special Envoy Perriello Travel to Democratic Republic of the Congo and France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/25/16 Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield to Travel to France, Namibia, Lesotho, and South Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/24/16 Under Secretary Sewall Travels to Nigeria, Chad, and Cameroon; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/14/16 Assistant Secretary Robinson Travels to Germany, the Central African Republic, Djibouti, Somalia, and Uganda; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/14/16 Special Envoy Shaarik Zafar Travels to Nigeria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/26/16 Acting Assistant Secretary Judith Garber Travels to South Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/26/16 Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom David Saperstein Visits the Central African Republic; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/26/16 Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield to Travel to Swaziland and Botswana; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/07/16 Special Envoy Thomas Perriello Travel to Tanzania, DRC, Belgium; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/03/16 Special Envoy for Climate Change Travel to Dakar, Abuja, Johannesburg, and Pretoria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/18/16  Secretary Kerry Travels to Kenya and Nigeria
05/20/16 Acting Assistant Secretary Garber Travels to Switzerland and Kenya; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/13/16 Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield To Travel to Monrovia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/11/16 Deputy Secretary Antony Blinken to Travel to Abuja for Regional Security Summit; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/25/16 Deputy Secretary Higginbottom Travel to Madagascar and Kenya; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/22/16 Ambassador Catherine Russell Travels to Sudan and Malawi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/15/16 Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield to Travel to Accra and London; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/14/16 Under Secretary Sewall Travels to Mali and Guinea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/12/16 Special Envoy Perriello Travel to France, Belgium, Switzerland, DRC, Burundi, and Tanzania; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/28/16 Assistant Secretary Malinowski Travels to Ethiopia, Rwanda, Burundi and Kenya; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/16/16 Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Shannon's Travel to Africa and the Maghreb; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/11/16 Special Envoy Perriello Travel to Angola, South Africa, Burundi, D.R.C., and Tanzania; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/11/16 Special Envoy Perriello Travel to Belgium, Italy, Tanzania, Rwanda, DRC, Burundi, and Ethiopia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/08/16 Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield to Travel to Comoros, Madagascar, and Mauritius January 8-13, 2016; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/06/16 Ambassador Jenkins Travels to Kenya To Conduct Threat Reduction in Africa Study; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/09/15 Assistant Secretary for Consular Affairs Travels to the Democratic Republic of the Congo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/04/15 Under Secretary Rose Gottemoeller Travels to Kenya, Angola and South Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/09/15 Under Secretary Rose Gottemoeller Travels to Jordan, Lebanon, and Djibouti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/26/15 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travels to Uganda and Ethiopia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/19/15 Coordinator Phillips Travel to South Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/27/15 Assistant Secretary Charles Rivkin Travels to France, Nigeria and Senegal; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/18/15 Special Envoy Thomas Perriello Returns to the African Great Lakes Region; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/15/15 Counselor Thomas Shannon Travels to Addis Ababa for IGAD Plus Summit; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/14/15 Ambassador David Saperstein's Visit to Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/07/15 Special Envoy Hussain Travel to Nigeria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/30/15 Acting Assistant Secretary for Consular Affairs Travels to the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Republic of the Congo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/23/15 Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel Travel to Nairobi, Kenya for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/13/15 Ambassador Catherine Russell To Travel to Asia and Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/02/15 Acting Assistant Secretary Bond Travel to Benin, Gabon, and Guinea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/02/15 Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken Travel to Nigeria and Niger July 6 - 9; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/24/15 Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall to Travel to Kenya; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/19/15 Statement by the White House Press Secretary on the President's Travel to Ethiopia; Washington, DC
06/05/15 Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield to Tanzania and South Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/05/15 Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski Travels to the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Republic of the Congo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/30/15 Statement by the Press Secretary on the Global Entrepreneurship Summit and the President's Travel to Africa; Washington, DC
05/27/15 Secretary Kerry Travels to Abuja, Geneva, Madrid, and Paris;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/05/15 Secretary Kerry Travel to Mogadishu; Acting Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/29/15 Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski Travels to Burundi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/27/15 Secretary Kerry Travel to Colombo, Nairobi, Mogadishu, Djibouti, Riyadh and Paris; Acting Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/30/15 Statement by the White House Press Secretary on the Global Entrepreneurship Summit and the President's Travel to Africa; Washington, DC
03/26/15 Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield Travels to Nigeria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/19/15 Acting Assistant Secretary for Consular Affairs Travels to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Netherlands, and Italy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/19/15 President Obama Announces Presidential Delegation to Attend the Inauguration of His Excellency Hage Geingob, President-elect of the Republic of Namibia, and the 25th Anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Namibia; Washington, DC
03/13/15 Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy and Human Rights Sarah Sewall Travel to Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/20/15 Counselor Thomas A. Shannon Travels to West Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/06/15 Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne C. Richard Travels to Kenya for South Sudan High-Level Event; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/20/15 Ambassador Scheinman Travels to Nigeria and Morocco for Meetings on NPT RevCon; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/10/14 U.S. Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (D.R.C.), Russell Feingold Travel to Rwanda, the D.R.C. and the United Kingdom; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/02/14 Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield's Travel to Nigeria, Cameroon, and England; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/25/14 Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield Travel to African Union Summit; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/09/14 IGAD Summit on South Sudan To Be Held in Addis Ababa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/02/14 Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall To Travel to Indonesia, Burma, and Nigeria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/25/14 Secretary Kerry Travels to Addis Ababa, Kinshasa, and Luanda;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
03/10/14 Ambassador Booth Travels to Ethiopia in Support of South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/04/14 Special Envoy Feingold's Travel to Europe, Rwanda, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/26/14 Counselor's Travel to West Africa, February 26 - March 5, 2014; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/27/14 U.S. Delegation to African Union Summit; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/26/14 Deputy Secretary of State William Burns Travels to Jordan and Ethiopia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/13/14 Special Envoy Feingold's Travel to Africa; Washington, DC
01/05/14 Coordinator Macon Phillips Travel to Benin, Namibia, Zimbabwe, and South Africa January 7-17; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/03/13 Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield Visits Nigeria and Kenya; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/03/13 Special Envoy Booth to Visit South Sudan with Focus on Investment and Economic Development; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/13/13 Special Envoy Booth Travels to Sudan and South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/26/13  President Obama Visits Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania
06/14/13 Assistant Secretary for Conflict and Stabilization Operations Travels to Nigeria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/17/13 Secretary of State John Kerry's Travel to the Middle East and Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/25/13 Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Don Yamamoto To Lead United States Delegation to the AU Summit; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/13/12 Special Adviser for Global Youth Issues Zeenat Rahman To Travel to Uganda and Zambia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/11/12 Ambassador Princeton Lyman Travels to Juba, South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/13/12 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travels to Ghana; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/30/12 Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to Travel to Africa; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/12/12 Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Johnnie Carson to Travel to AU Summit; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/13/12 Assistant Secretary of State Kerri-Ann Jones to Travel to Ethiopia, Tanzania, and Kenya; Washington, DC
02/13/12 U.S. Science Envoy Gebisa Ejeta Travels to Ethiopia and Tanzania; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/12 Deputy Secretary of State Burns to Travel to Africa January 26-30, 2012; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/13/12 Secretary Clinton To Travel to Liberia, Cote d'Ivoire, Togo, and Cape Verde; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/17/11 Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Johnnie Carson to Travel to Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/30/11 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs María Otero to Travel to Burundi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/29/11 Acting Coordinator Robert Loftis Traveling to Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/24/11 Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Johnnie Carson to Travel to Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/06/11 U.S. Special Envoy Gration to Travel to Sudan; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
01/03/11  Daily Press Briefing - January 3 (Sudan/Lyman/Gration)
11/29/10 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs María Otero to Travel to Kenya; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
09/27/10 Presidential Delegation to the Federal Republic of Nigeria to Attend the 50th Anniversary Independence Celebration; Washington, DC
08/16/10 U.S. Special Envoy Gration to Travel to Sudan and Kenya; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/28/10 U.S. Delegation to Attend the Rome Statute Review Conference in Kampala; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/20/10 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs María Otero to Launch First Working Group of the U.S.-Nigeria Binational Commission, May 25-27; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/04/10 U.S. Special Envoy Gration Traveling to Sudan and Ethiopia; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
04/19/10 Under Secretary William J. Burns Travels to Africa; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
03/08/10 U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan Scott Gration to Travel to Kenya and Qatar; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/15/10 U.S. Special Envoy Gration To Travel to Chad and Sudan; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
01/25/10 Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Johnnie Carson's Travel; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
01/25/10 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs María Otero Visits East Africa to Address Human Security Issues; Washington, DC
03/04/09  U.S. Presidential Delegation to South African Inauguration