Africa: On Next Week’s Presidential Elections in Uganda

On Next Week's Presidential Elections in Uganda Press StatementMark C. TonerDeputy Department Spokesperson Washington, DC February 12, 2016 As Uganda nears its national elections on February 18, the United States supports the call by many Ugandans...

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Africa: Elections in the Central African Republic

Elections in the Central African Republic Press StatementMark C. TonerDeputy Department Spokesperson Washington, DC February 12, 2016 As the Central African Republic sits on the cusp of historic elections that will bring the country’s politi...

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Africa: Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO): Countering Violent Extremism and Interfaith Programming in Tanzania

Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO): Countering Violent Extremism and Interfaith Programming in Tanzania


February 12, 2016


This is the initial announcement of this funding opportunity, DRLA-DRLAQM-16-055

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 19.345

Application Deadline: March 29, 2016

A. Project Description

The U.S. Department of State Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) announces an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that mitigate religious tensions between communities in Tanzania.

DRL’s goal is to mitigate tensions between communities and

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University of Roehampton Celebrates Inaugural Graduation of Online Students

LONDON, Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire — The first cohort of graduates from the University of Roehampton, London Online programmes gathered from all corners of the world and celebrated together with events and a graduation ceremony held at the Royal Festival Hall in London on 8 February 2016. Logo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130822/CL67658LOGO The University of Roehampton, London, […]

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United States Support to Counter Boko Haram

Fact SheetOffice of the SpokespersonWashington, DCFebruary 11, 2016 The United States supports the establishment of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) and is actively partnering with the MNJTF signatory countries (Cameroon, Chad, Niger, Nige...

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