With 54 countries, the African continent encompasses opportunity and success as well as conflict and ongoing economic, development and political challenges. Brookings experts are currently addressing a number of pressing issues in the sub-Saharan region, including the ongoing strife between the Republic of Sudan and South Sudan, famine in the Horn of Africa, and the region’s huge growth potential.
January 28, 2015, Elizabeth Ferris
January 16, 2015, Cynthia P. Schneider
West Africa ›
January 16, 2015, Fred Dews
Testimony | United States International Trade Commission
January 14, 2014, Witney Schneidman
January 9, 2014, Amadou Sy
January 2014, Witney Schneidman
Testimony | U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
July 25, 2012, Mwangi S. Kimenyi
Testimony | U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade
October 12, 2011, Vanda Felbab-Brown
Testimony | House Committee on Foreign Relations
January 18, 2011, Richard Williamson
Testimony | U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on International Monetary Policy and Trade
November 30, 2010, Richard Williamson
Testimony | House Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs
January 23, 2008, Lael Brainard
Testimony | Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
April 11, 2007, Susan E. Rice
Testimony | House Committee on Foreign Affairs
February 8, 2007, Susan E. Rice
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On March 17-18, Amadou Sy will speak at the "Financing the Future: Fresh Perspectives on Global Development" event on Africa's evolving development finance landscape in Accra, Ghana.
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