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The U.S. Senate Wants to Know What Washington Needs to Do to Be Competitive in Africa

United States Senate Foreign Relations Committee subcommittee hearing on Africa and global health policy on July 28, 2021.

A United States Senate subcommittee convened a hearing last week to discuss what the U.S. needs to do to be more competitive in Africa in terms of both trade and investment.

While the hearing was ostensibly not intended to focus on China’s engagement on the continent, it nonetheless emerged as a prominent theme in the discussion:

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