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United States Vice President Kamala Harris talks to the media next to President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana before their meeting in the Vice President’s Ceremonial Office in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington.Featuring: Vice President Kamala Harris, President Nana Akufo-AddoWhere: Washington, District of Columbia, United StatesWhen: 23 Sep 2021Credit: Yuri Gripas/POOL via CNP/INSTARimages/Cover Images

What’s next for U.S.-Africa relations under the Biden administration?


Witney Schneidman, a Brookings Africa Growth Initiative nonresident fellow, assesses U.S.-Africa relations under the Biden administration, discusses how the next version of the African Growth and Opportunity Act might better support U.S.-Africa trade, and offers recommendations for enhancing U.S. trade and investment in the region.

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