Africa Policy Group
The Africa Policy Group (APG), formed in 2011, is a non-partisan coalition of 30 senior Africa experts. The goal of the group is to help shape a more robust U.S. Africa policy by deepening knowledge and discussing new findings about Africa among group members, and then sharing informed APG perspectives with Members of Congress, senior Administration officials and the private sector.
African Women and Food Security
Natural disasters and climate change are heightening global concerns about food security. At the same time, there is global acknowledgment that achieving food security by 2020 must involve Africa with its vast unused farmland acreage.
Ethical monotheism, the concept that all five Abrahamic religions believe in one God who provides the guidelines for human morality, serves as the pillar for this upcoming project.
Mali Affinity Group
Mali Affinity Group (MAG), birthed from the success of Mali Watch [link] and Mali Moving Forward [link], is a network of non-governmental organizations, government officials, the Mali embassy and its diaspora.
Sahel Strategy Forum (SSF)
The Sahel Strategy Forum, an innovative partnership with the National Endowment for Democracy, brings together senior diplomats from the Sahel, civil society, NGOs, academics, the private sector and policy analysts to highlight the fragility of the region, monitor events and offer policy recommendations to governments and multilateral institutions.