Washington Notes on Africa
(Volume 27, issue 2)
by Washington Office on Africa
with Leon Spencer, Naomi Senkeeto, Larry Goodwin, Belinda Lamptey
Washington, DC, United States
Contents: Millennial Campaign for Africa: Toward a just US policy • Reflections by our Executive Director: Solidarity in the Millennial Campaign for Africa • Economic Justice • Much remains on debt cancellation for Africa • Seeking to support the rights of African smallholder farmers and local communities over agricultural resources • Peace and reconciliation • US ratification sought on child soldier protocol • Conflict diamonds fund rebels in Sierra Leone • Still pressing for US to repudiate landmines • Search for just peace in Sudan continues • Health and human welfare • Confronting the AIDS pandemic in Africa • Countering decreases in US Development assistance
Used by permission of the Washington Office on Africa.