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  • Remarks by President Obama in Address to the United Nations General Assembly

    "As we speak, America is deploying our doctors and scientists -- supported by our military -- to help contain the outbreak of Ebola and pursue new treatments" - President Obama

  • Ambassador Patrick Gaspard shares in a wide-ranging conversation with more than 120 graduate and honours students at the University of the Western Cape

    “We’re investing in Africa’s youth. With plans to expand the inaugural Mandela Washington Leadership program in the coming years, we’re committed to cooperating with young leaders throughout the continent to devise African solutions to African problems.

  • Ambassador Gaspard and others look on as the vuvuzela and kudu horn are blown to start the day’s trading at the JSE

    Ambassador Gaspard and others look on as the vuvuzela and kudu horn are blown to start the day’s trading at the JSE

  • "But when you're with our YALI fellows you realize that cynicism about this generation is the wrong choice. You appreciate that the raw talent does exist here and it needs only to be resourced and heard. The energy, drive, and promise of these young leaders absolutely galvanized President Obama and convinced me of the merits of your initiative."

    "Young leaders are all demonstrating a drive and ambition that we need to tap" - Ambassador Gaspard at the 'Putting Youth Development in the Front Seat' Summit

  • The U.S. Government, through the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) program has invested $4.9 million(R49million)towards MomConnect

    US Government sponsored MomConnect program provides free antenatal information aimed at preventing maternal mortality, using mobile phone technology

  •  Connie Field, center, with students from Cape Town’s Big Fish Film School

    From Selma to Soweto: U.S. Filmmaker Shares Documentary to Mark 20 Years of Democracy in South Africa with students, educators, & academics (Here she's with Big Fish Film School students)

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