Princeton N. Lyman, Ralph Bunche Senior Fellow for Africa Policy Studies, will discuss a Council-sponsored Task Force report on US policy toward Africa.
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.
Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2006
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
6275 Bunche Hall (6th floor)
History Department Conference Room
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Cost: Free and open to the public; parking is availabile in lot 3 for $8.
James S. Coleman African Studies Center
Sponsor(s): African Studies Center, Globalization Research Center - Africa, Department of History