Purpose of this Discussion Forum

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Welcome to the online forum for the West Coast Regional on Africa. The purpose of this forum is twofold:

For those new to the this effort, the summit's format consists of deliberative working sessions (policy discussions) around five major themes:
  1. Economic Development and Trade
  2. Quality of Life and the Environment
  3. Peace and Security
  4. Democracy and Human Rights
  5. Education and Culture
The goal of the Summit is to develop a shared policy agenda towards Africa that will the Summit will present to our elected leaders on Capitol Hill.

This discussion is open to everyone but is specifically targeted at people from the nine West Coast states consisting of Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.

Thank you for interest and support of this ground-breaking effort.

Lee Ann Fujii

-- Lee Ann Fujii (lafujii@yahoo.com), July 15, 1999

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