Dec 11

Notes From the Field: Tanzania

In October 2013, the Clinton Development Initiative began commercial farm operations and a smallholder outreach program near Iringa, located in the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania (SAGCOT).  The …

Aug 04

Africa 2013: Day 3 Recap

Yesterday in Tanzania, President Clinton visited Barclays Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action, Banking on Change, in Ukonga Ward, where President Clinton and the delegation met with community members who have benefited from this program.

Africa’s Progress

Africa’s Progress

Jul 31, 2013
In 1998, I first traveled to Africa as President, visiting Ghana, Uganda, Senegal, Rwanda, Botswana, and South Africa. At the time, sub-Saharan African economies were regressing – that year, GDP per capita growth was -.2 percent – and 21 million adults and children were living with HIV/AIDS. But that’s not what I remember most about my trip.