Releases & Audio Files


2016
12/01/16  Telephonic Press Briefing on Violence Against Persons with Disabilities in Africa
11/10/16  Telephonic Press Briefing about U.S. Energy Diplomacy in Africa
11/01/16  Telephonic Press Briefing with U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske
09/20/16  Telephonic Press Briefing with U.S. Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Thomas Perriello
08/16/16  Telephonic Media Briefing on Religious Freedom in Africa
07/27/16  Telephonic Media Briefing on U.S. Assistance for Southern Africa's El Nino-Related Drought
07/20/16  Media Briefing with Elton John AIDS Foundation & PEPFAR at AIDS 2016
07/18/16  Media Briefing at 2016 International AIDS Conference
07/06/16  Telephonic Media Briefing on Refugee Crises in Africa
06/22/16  Telephonic Media Briefing on Central Accord 2016 and Regional Security in Africa
05/19/16  Telephonic Press Briefing on the Importance of Interagency Cooperation to Build Regional Security Across the African Continent
04/21/16  Telephonic Press Briefing on Earth Day 2016: Water for the World Act and Water Issues in Africa
04/14/16  Telephonic Media Briefing on the Global Connect Initiative
02/10/16 LiveAtState: Outcomes from the 2016 African Union Summit;  Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Bureau of African Affairs; Washington, DC
03/16/16  Telephonic Media Briefing on Obangame/Saharan Express 2016
02/02/16  Press Briefing on U.S.-Africa Business Summit
01/31/16  Press Briefing with the U.S. Delegation to the African Union Summit
01/27/16  Telephonic Media Briefing with U.S. Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy Berry
01/19/16  Telephonic Media Briefing with U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell

2015
11/24/15 Live At State With Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern on COP21 in Paris;  Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd D. Stern; Washington, DC
11/12/15  Telephonic Media Briefing with U.S. Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith Heumann
11/05/15  Telephonic Press Briefing on U.S.-China Cooperation on Issues of Importance to Africa
10/07/15  Telephonic Media Briefing with Acting Assistant Secretary from the Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs Judy Garber
08/18/15 LiveatState: AGOA 2015 Forum Preview;  Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Bureau of African Affairs; Washington, DC
08/12/15  Telephonic Press Briefing with Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region and the Democratic Republic of the Congo Thomas Perriello
07/01/15 LiveAtState: Foreign Policy and Security Cooperation in Sub Saharan Africa; Washington, DC
06/22/15  Telephonic Media Briefing with U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Global Markets Arun Kumar
06/15/15  Media Briefing with Members of the U.S. Government Delegation to the African Union Summit
06/04/15  Telephonic Media Briefing with the U.S. Government Delegation to the World Economic Forum on Africa
05/27/15  Telephonic Media Briefing with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske
03/25/15  Telephonic Media Briefing: Interagency Efforts to Combat Illegal Wildlife Trade
03/24/15  Telephonic Media Briefing: Obangame Express Exercise 2015
02/25/15 LiveAtState: U.S.-Africa Relations and Upcoming Elections;  Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Bureau of African Affairs; Washington, DC
02/25/15 LiveAtState: Election Reporting and Press Freedom;  Assistant Secretary Douglas Frantz, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
01/07/15  Telephonic Media Briefing: The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) with U.S. Ambassador Birx
01/30/15  Media Briefing: Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield at African Union Summit

2014
12/30/14  Telephonic Media Briefing: Update on the Great Lakes and the FDLR with U.S. Special Envoy Feingold
10/30/14  BBC Interview with U.S. Secretary of Treasury, Mr. Jacob J. Lew
10/29/14  Moderated Q&A with U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew hosted by the Gordon Institute of Business Science
10/30/14  Channel Africa Radio Interview on Upcoming Global Entrepreneurship Summit with U.S. Department of State Special Representative for Commercial and Business Affairs Nathan Scott
10/08/14  Telephonic Press Briefing: U.S. Government's Response to West Africa Ebola Outbreak
09/17/14  Telephonic Media Briefing: Outcomes of U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit
09/03/14  Telephonic Media Briefing: U.S. Government's Response to West Africa Ebola Outbreak
07/31/14  Telephonic Media Briefing: Preview of the US-Africa Leaders Summit with Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield and Grant Harris
07/28/14  REMARKS: Secretary of State John Kerry At the Presidential Summit of the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders
05/22/14  Telephonic Media Briefing with Ambassador Booth and Special Envoy Feingold
03/13/14  Telephonic Media Briefing on Power Africa with USAID Assistant Administrator for Africa Earl Gast
02/12/14  LiveAtState with Secretary Kerry and Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield
02/07/14  Africa Regional Media Hub Podcast with Ambassador Joseph Macmanus, Permanent Representative of the United States to International Organizations in Vienna
01/30/14  VOA Interview with Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield and U.S. Special Envoy for Sudan and South Sudan Ambassador Donald Booth
01/30/14  Radio France International Interview with US Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield and U.S. Special Envoy the Sudan and South Sudan Ambassador Donald Booth
01/30/14  Media Briefing with Senior U.S. Government Officials at the African Union Summit
01/17/14  Briefing with Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Russell D. Feingold
01/16/14  Telephonic Media Briefing with U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power and Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield
01/09/14  Telephonic press conference on the Obama Administration's Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI)'s Washington Fellowship Program
07/28/14  FACT SHEET: The President's Young Africa Leaders Initiative (YALI)
07/28/14  Fiche documentaire sur l'Initiative du président Obama en faveur des jeunes leaders Africains (YALI)
07/28/14  FACT SHEET: The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders
07/28/14  Fiche documentaire sur le Programme Mandela Washington Fellows pour les jeunes leaders Africains