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Ambassador Princeton N. Lyman

Princeton N. Lyman, Ralph Bunche Senior Fellow for Africa Policy Studies, will discuss a Council-sponsored Task Force report on US policy toward Africa.

Tuesday, February 14, 2006
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
6275 Bunche Hall (6th floor)
History Department Conference Room
UCLA campus
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Ambassador Lyman's Expertise:

Sub-Saharan Africa; economic development; democratization and elections; civil reconstruction; conflict prevention; global governance; United Nations; HIV/AIDS


Lyman served for over three decades in the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development, completing his government service as Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs. He was previously U.S. Ambassador to South Africa, Ambassador to Nigeria, and director of the U.S. Aid Mission to Ethiopia at USAID. He was a senior fellow at the United States Institute of Peace from 1999 to 2000. Lyman was Executive Director of the Global Interdependence Initiative of the Aspen Institute until July 2003.


For more information please contact:

James S. ColemanAfrican Studies Center

Tel: 310-825-3686



Sponsor(s): African Studies Center, Globalization Research Center - Africa, Department of History

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