A Big Year for the U.S.-Africa Partnership – Posted by Linda Thomas-Greenfield

It has been an encouraging year for our partnership with Africa. Alongside our African partners, we have made significant progress advancing democracy, peace, and prosperity throughout the continent, though challenges, of course, remain.
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United States Announces 2015 Zambian Mandela Washington Fellows

Lusaka. May 27, 2015. LUSAKA — The United States Embassy is excited to announce that 21 Zambian young leaders have been selected to participate in President Obama’s 2015 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. Through a highly competitive application process the participants, nine male and 12 female, were selected from more than 1,000 Zambian ...
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United States Releases Zambia YouthMap Assessment Identifying Youth’s Goals

Lusaka. June 19, 2014. LUSAKA – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) engaged over 100 stakeholders in discussions at the YouthMap Zambia: Youth Voices, Finding Solutions dissemination event on June 19. The event highlighted key findings from the recently released YouthMap Zambia assessment that focused on young people’s access to health, education, work, and ...
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U.S. Welcomes 12 Zambian and Zimbabwean Entrepreneurs

Lusaka. June 4, 2014. The United States welcomes 12 dynamic Zambians and Zimbabweans as part of the Business and Entrepreneurship Exchange Program. This innovative leadership development program, funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, brings emerging business leaders from Zambia and Zimbabwe to the United States for a four-week program ...
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U.S. Embassy’s Chargé d’Affaires Announces Zambian Participants in President Obama’s Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

Lusaka. May 15, 2014. Lusaka, Zambia – At a welcome reception and press conference at the U.S. Embassy on May 15, Chargé d’Affaires David Young congratulated the 21 young Zambian leaders who have been chosen to participate in President Obama’s Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. He announced, “You are looking at 21 dynamic, motivated young ...
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President Obama’s Washington Fellowship Program Application Closing Date

Lusaka. January 24, 2014. LUSAKA – The Embassy of the United States of America to the Republic of Zambia encourages young Zambian leaders aged 25-35 to complete applications for President Obama’s Washington Fellowship Program for Young African Leaders by the Monday, January 27, 2014 deadline. We applaud Zambian young leaders who have already successfully completed ...
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