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Virtual U.S.-African Union Friendship Library

American Government

White House website

+ White House Briefing Room site

State Department Website

+ the Bureau of African Affairs

+ the Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs  

+ the ECA website





Foreign Press Center-;;;

American Embassy Connections

U.S. Embassies across Africa


Links to all the embassy pages can be found here:

+ Consulates (South Africa (Durban, Johannesburg, Capetown), Nigeria (Lagos), Egypt (Alexandria), Morocco (Casablanca)) , ,

NB: Consulate General Lagos's information is folded into the mission Nigeria website, but here's a page on the consul general:

+ US Virtual Presence Post Somalia:

U.S. Embassy and Consulate Facebook pages across Africa

U.S. Embassy and Consulate Twitter pages across Africa


Business Connections

U.S. Chamber of Commerce – Africa page

Corporate Council on Africa -

U.S.Trade Tepresentative's Office-

U.S. Trade and Development Agency –

Overseas Private Investment Corporation –

Local Resources

IRC Addis Ababa




Nouveaux Horizons

Library of Congress

Study in the United States


English Language Learning

Mobile English

Think tanks

Belfer Center for Science and international affairs

Brookings institution

Carnegie Endowment for international Peace http://carnegieendowment.prg/

Center for Strategic and international Studies

Council on Foreign Relations

International Republican Institute (IRI)

National Democratic Institute (NDI)

U.S. Institute for Peace


Arts, Culture and the Diaspora

The Smithsonian Institution:

+ the African Art Museum  

+ the African American History and Culture Museum

Index of Diaspora Groups in the United States: