Smart Take | Key Takeaways from VP Kamala Harris’ Trip to Africa
Gamuchirai Mhute, Program Associate for the Wilson Center’s Africa Program, covers Kamala Harris’ recent trip to Zambia, Tanzania, and Ghana—the economic commitments that were made, the importance of countering China’s influence, and the emphasis on strengthening democracy throughout the continent.
The Africa Program works to address the most critical issues facing Africa and U.S.-Africa relations, build mutually beneficial U.S.-Africa relations, and enhance knowledge and understanding about Africa in the United States. The Program achieves its mission through in-depth research and analyses, including our Africa Up Close blog, public discussion, working groups, and briefings that bring together policymakers, practitioners, and subject matter experts to analyze and offer practical options for tackling key challenges in Africa and in U.S.-Africa relations. Read more