Jendayi Frazer visits CDD-Ghana
A former United States Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs in the Bush Administration, Ms. Jendayi Frazer has held discussions with officials of the Ghana Center for Democratic Development in Accra.
Dr. Frazer who is on a private visit to Ghana held discussions with officials of CDD-Ghana on areas of collaborative work between Carnegie Mellon University’s Center for International Policy and Innovation (CIPI) and CDD-Ghana.
Dr. Frazer is a specialist in African and International Security Affairs. She was the first woman to serve as United States Ambassador to South Africa. During her tenure at the National Security Council, she was instrumental in the decisions that led to establishing the $15 billion dollar President’s Emergency Plan for HIV/AID Relief (PEPFAR) as well as the Millenium Challenge Account that has contributed significantly to raising US assistance to Africa to a historic high of $4.1 billion in 2006.