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Posted byon February 2, 2011 at 1:00 AM EDT
Travel alongside the President's Special Envoy to Sudan, General Scott Gration, and witness the historic referendum in South Sudan.
Posted byon January 14, 2011 at 1:00 AM EDT
Watch a preview of "Dispatches from Sudan" and join General Scott Gration, President Obama's Special Envoy to Sudan for a unique look at the historic referendum that could result in the world's newest nation.
Posted byon September 24, 2010 at 5:14 PM EDT
President Obama attends a meeting of heads of state, and Sudanese leaders, discussing the responsibility of all parties to fully implement the peace agreement that ended Sudan’s civil war, calling for accountability for crimes, and speaking directly to the people of Sudan about how the United States would support those who work for peace.
Posted byon September 24, 2010 at 3:15 PM EDT
Continuing his long-standing personal commitment to supporting peace in Sudan and ending the genocide in Darfur, President Obama attends a meeting of heads of state, and Sudanese leaders, to address the urgent situation in Sudan.
Posted byon September 24, 2010 at 12:12 PM EDT
Ari Alexander, Deputy Director at USAID's Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, describes recent meeting to facilitate interfaith dialogue and cooperation in Nigeria.
Posted byon June 11, 2010 at 6:03 PM EDT
Michael Strautmanis blogs from South Africa, where he and the Vice President attended the opening celebrations for World Cup 2010.
Posted byon June 10, 2010 at 1:46 PM EDT
Hear directly from Dr. Jill Biden about her tour of a boarding school for teenage orphan girls from across Kenya.
Posted byon June 9, 2010 at 6:15 PM EDT
A behind-the-scenes look at the Vice President's major speech to students in Kenya.
Posted byon June 8, 2010 at 5:58 PM EDT
A moving audio slideshow of Dr. Biden touring the tragically impoverished Kibera area of Nairobi.
Posted byon June 8, 2010 at 4:27 PM EDT
The Vice President travels to Kenya at a pivotal moment--just weeks before a major constitutional referendum. View photos or watch a video of the joint press conference.