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Highlights from the U.S.-Africa Business Summit, Washington, DC

The Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) flagship Biennial U.S.-Africa Business Summit was held this week (June 13-16) in Washington, DC. The 2017 U.S.-Africa Business Summit offered one of the first opportunities for the U.S. and African private sector, and African governments to engage with the Trump Administration and key U.S. agencies. The summit opened with a welcome plenary on the "New U.S. Administration Engagement in Africa" which included Wilbur Ross, Secretary, United States Department of Commerce and H.E. Filipe Nyusi, President, Republic of Mozambique. The plenary was moderated by  Akinwumi Adesina, President, African Development Bank.

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Flozizelle Liser, President and CEO Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) with Akin Adesina, President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) at the U.S.-Africa Business Summit in Washington, DC.


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