Aid to Africa

In light of the start of the Group of Eight Summit (G8), Gerald LeMelle talked about previous commitments made by the international… read more

In light of the start of the Group of Eight Summit (G8), Gerald LeMelle talked about previous commitments made by the international community to select African countries. At the 2005 G8 Summit, leaders pledged $22 billion to Africa before 2010, but reportedly only 14% of the aid has been delivered. Mr. LeMelle also talked about whether the commitments can be met and, if not, what it means for Africa, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. close

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Aid to Africa

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Jul 6, 2008

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  • Jul 06, 2008 | 8:18am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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