U.S. diplomats set to visit Ethiopia – New Business Ethiopia
Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Molly Phee is about to reach Addis Ababa, Ethiopia as we speak as a part of U.S. diplomats official go to from February 12-17, 2024.
The knowledge from the Sate Division indicated that Assistant Secretary Phee can be joined by Particular Envoy for the Horn of Africa Ambassador Mike Hammer, U.S. International AIDS Coordinator and Senior Bureau Official for the Bureau of International Well being Safety and Diplomacy Dr. John Nkengasong, U.S. Company for Worldwide Growth’s Assistant Administrator for the Bureau for Africa Monde Muyangwa, and different senior U.S. Authorities officers.
It’s acknowledged that their journey will concentrate on the African Union (AU) Summit, the place they’ll meet with AU officers, in addition to heads of state and ministers attending the summit. “Whereas in Addis Ababa, Assistant Secretary Phee may also meet Authorities of Ethiopia officers to debate bilateral and regional points,” it mentioned.
“The USA reaffirms the worth of a robust African Union and welcomes the AU’s management on the worldwide stage. We’re pleased with our robust partnership with the AU, its member states, and the peoples of Africa,” the assertion indicated.
“We’re devoted to working collectively to advance our shared international priorities to foster openness and open societies, ship democratic and safety dividends, promote financial alternative and pandemic prevention, preparedness, and response, and help conservation, local weather adaptation, and a simply power transition.