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Community-Led Development: A Conversation with the U.S. African Development Foundation and the Inter-American Foundation

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Congressional Caucus on Effective Foreign Assistance Co-Chairs Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA), Senator Chris Coons (D-DE), Representative Ted Yoho (R-FL), and Representative Adam Smith (D-WA) invite you to join us for a discussion: 

Community-Led Development

Thursday, February 8
11 AM – 12 PM
Senate Russell 385

Please join us to discuss the effective foreign assistance models of the Inter-American Foundation (IAF) and the U.S. African Development Foundation (USADF). IAF and USADF partner organizations from Colombia and Nigeria will also describe the results they achieve in their communities. 

Speakers include: 
Ms. Paloma Adams-Allen, President and CEO, Inter-American Foundation
Mr. Jack Leslie, Chairman of the Board of Directors, U.S. African Development Foundation
Mr. René Ausecha, Manager, Empresa Cooperativa del Sur del Cauca (COSURCA), Colombia
Mr. Adamu Garba, Executive Director, Diamond Development Initiatives (DDI), Nigeria
Dr. Tessie San Martin, President and CEO, Plan International USA, Co-Chair of the Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network (Moderator) 

Later Event: February 1