Africa: U.S. Foreign Assistance Issues

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The United States provides assistance to 47 African countries, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has 23 missions in Africa. In recent years, U.S. assistance to Africa saw a major increase, especially in health-related programs. This report provides an overview of U.S. aid to Africa, including the strategic objectives that shape U.S. aid to Africa, information about specific aid programs and initiatives, and the Obama Administration's FY2011 foreign aid budget request.

Creator(s): Dagne, Ted
Location(s): Africa
Creation Date: October 6, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Dagne, Ted

Specialist in African Affairs

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: October 6, 2010
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Africa
Description:

The United States provides assistance to 47 African countries, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has 23 missions in Africa. In recent years, U.S. assistance to Africa saw a major increase, especially in health-related programs. This report provides an overview of U.S. aid to Africa, including the strategic objectives that shape U.S. aid to Africa, information about specific aid programs and initiatives, and the Obama Administration's FY2011 foreign aid budget request.

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11 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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