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U.S. Commerce Secretary hosts inaugural Africa Advisory Council meeting

Published on April 14, 2015

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on 8 April 2015 hosted the first meeting of the President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa (PAC-DBIA) to discuss initial recommendations on ways to strengthen commercial engagement between the United States and Africa. The council, established  by President Obama last year during the first-ever U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, advises the President  through the Secretary of Commerce, on advancing his DBIA campaign as described in the U.S. Strategy Toward Sub-Saharan Africa of June 14, 2012. Read more. Source | US Department of Commerce