Washington Notes on Africa

(Volume 26, issue 2)
by Washington Office on Africa
with Leon Spencer
Washington, DC, United States
Summer 2000
8 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: Sierra Leone, Africa, Zimbabwe, Angola, Sudan
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Contents: African Growth and Opportunity Act finally passed and signed into law • Reflections by our Executive Director: What have we learned from AGOA • Legislative Update • Clinton signs AIDS legislation in law • Debt relief problematic in appropriations bill • Development aid continues downward spiral • Child soldiers protocol signed, while landmine treaty languishes • And then there's corruption, and the Sudan • Congressional responses to African crises (Diamonds from Sierra Leone and Angola, Toward the rule of law in Zimbabwe, Arms transfers and military aid) • UJAMAA
Used by permission of the Washington Office on Africa.