Don’t Write Off DR Congo – U.S. Official
The U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Johnnie Carson, has called on the international community to break the “cycle of death and suffering” in DR Congo and expressed optimism that conditions in the country could improve.
Congo-Kinshasa: 'Don't Write Off the Congo' - Chief U.S. Africa Policymaker
allAfrica, 11 February 2013
Despite headlines regularly highlighting conflict and crushing poverty in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Johnnie ... read more »
Johnnie Carson has said that the country should be a political and economic powerhouse, given its precious materials, fertile soil and unparalleled hydroelectric potential.
Congo-Kinshasa: U.S. Calls for Global Aid for DR Congo
State Department, 12 February 2013
The international community has a "moral imperative" to act more effectively to break the cycle of death and suffering in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), according to ... read more »
State Department, 11 February 2013
ASSISTANT SECRETARY CARSON: Good afternoon, everyone in a very, very crowded audience. I want to, first of all, thank Dr. Kimenyi for his warm introduction, and also the Brookings ... read more »
State Department, 19 December 2012
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U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Johnnie Carson was among those who testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights ... Read more »