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Posted byon July 18, 2013 at 5:25 PM EST
While President Obama was visiting Senegal last month, he met Nimna, who is responsible for the Feed the Future USAID initiative.
Posted byon July 2, 2013 at 1:05 PM EST
The First Lady ends her trip by attending an African First Ladies Summit entitled “Investing in Women: Strengthening Africa” which was co-sponsored by our former First Lady, Mrs. Laura Bush.
Posted byon July 2, 2013 at 12:58 PM EST
Singer and songwriter Carole King, recipient of the 2013 Gershwin Prize for Popular song, reflects on her experience performing a concert at the White House.
Posted byon July 1, 2013 at 4:38 PM EST
When we stepped off the plane in Tanzania today, we received a welcome that warmed our hearts and made us feel right at home.
Posted byon June 29, 2013 at 1:05 PM EST
We brought together students here in South Africa with students across the U.S. for a lively town hall about the importance of education.
Posted byon June 28, 2013 at 4:39 PM EST
Today, we arrived in South Africa, and I couldn’t be more excited, because two years ago, I visited this country for the first time with my mother and daughters, and it was one of the most amazing experiences of my life.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 12:02 PM EST
On Saturday, June 29th, the First Lady is hosting a special event that will connect young people in South Africa with young people in the U.S. to discuss the importance of education and our shared future - and you can be a part of it.
Posted byon June 26, 2013 at 8:30 AM EST
The First Lady is heading to Africa – to Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania – and she wants young people all across America to join!
Posted byon June 21, 2013 at 2:42 PM EST
Men across the country united to say NO MORE to violence against women and girls by engaging in online trainings, workshops, and community dialogues
Posted byon June 18, 2013 at 2:45 PM EST
This July, the White House will host a “Champions of Change” event on Tech Inclusion. This event will celebrate and honor local change-agents who are making these moments of wonder and discovery happen for kids – specifically those making a difference for kids from communities underrepresented in technology, like girls and minorities.