Joint Subcommittee Hearing: The Growing Crisis in Africa's Sahel Region

Opening Statements

Witnesses

Panel I

The Honorable Donald Y. Yamamoto
Acting Assistant Secretary of State
Bureau of African Affairs
U.S. Department of State
[full text of statement]

The Honorable Nancy E. Lindborg
Assistant Administrator
Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance
U.S. Agency for International Development
[full text of statement]

Panel II

Mr. Rudolph Atallah
Senior Fellow
Michael S. Ansari Africa Center
Atlantic Council
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Mima S. Nedelcovych, Ph.D.
Partner
Schaffer Global Group
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Mr. Nii Akuetteh
(Former Georgetown University Professor of African Affairs)
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]
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Hearing transcript (PDF)