Africa’s Place on the World Stage: A Public Address by Assistant Secretary of State Linda Thomas-Greenfield

Address by:
The Hon. Linda Thomas-Greenfield
Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs
US Department of State

Moderated by:
Dr. J. Peter Pham
Vice President and Director, Africa Center
Atlantic Council

As Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield prepares to step down from her three and a half years in this position, she will reflect on Africa’s role in a changing world. She will also discuss the challenges and opportunities facing the continent in the future, and the role the U.S. government plays in turning some of the challenges into opportunities. 

Please join the Atlantic Council's Africa Center for Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield's public address — "Africa’s Place on the World Stage" — which will take place on Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 3:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. at the Council's headquarters in Washington, DC (1030 15th St NW, 12th Floor, West Tower Elevators, Washington, DC 20005). The event will be followed by a light reception in honor of Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield. 

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Atlantic Council
1030 15th Street NW, 12th Floor 
(West Tower Elevators) 
Washington, DC 

This event is open to press and on the record. 

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