Africa: U.S. Foreign Assistance Issues Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Africa: U.S. Foreign Assistance Issues
  • Series Title CRS Issue Briefs

Creator

  • Author: Copson, Raymond W.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade Division

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2002-01-22

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report discusses the issue of U.S. economic assistance to sub-Saharan Africa, highlighting the importance of continued assistance in light of U.S. national security and also various U.S.-led efforts to promote reform amongst African citizens themselves. U.S. assistance finds its way to Africa through a variety of channels, including the USAID-administered DA program, food aid programs, and indirect aid provided through international financial institutions and the United Nations.
  • Physical Description: 16 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign aid
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: American economic assistance - Africa

Coverage

  • Place Name: Africa

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: IB95052
  • Accession or Local Control No: IB95052 2002-01-22
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs2879