Thursday, October 6, 2016
Asst. Sec. Thomas-Greenfield Travels to Swaziland and Botswana
Department of State
September 26, 2016
Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield will travel to Swaziland and Botswana September 28 – October 2.
On September 28 and 29 the Assistant Secretary will visit Mbabane, Swaziland, where she will meet with His Majesty King Mswati III. Additionally, she will conduct a site visit to a PEPFAR-sponsored mobile health and HIV unit in Matsapha.
The Assistant Secretary will lead the U.S. delegation in Gaborone September 29 and 30 at Botswana’s 50th Independence Day celebration, “Bot50.” In addition to the celebration, the Assistant Secretary will visit the International Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA), tour a Peace Corps exhibition at the Botswana National Museum, and meet with Embassy staff.
Be sure to follow the Assistant Secretary on Twitter @StateAfrica for more updates throughout her trip.