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

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 10, 2014


U.S. Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa and the DRC, Russell Feingold, is traveling in Rwanda, the DRC and the United Kingdom between September 8-17 to discuss regional peace and security issues and political developments with government officials, civil society organizations, and United Nations representatives, among others. Special Envoy Feingold will have meetings in Kigali on September 9 before traveling to Goma and Bukavu in eastern DRC for meetings September 10-12. He will then travel to London where he will participate in meetings of the International Contact Group on the Great Lakes Region.