Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns led a high-level United States Government delegation to Africa from January 26-30. More»
Deputy Secretary Burns visits Wagagai Medical Center in Entebbe, Uganda. The Center is an excellent example of a private-public partnership and one of over one hundred clinics in Uganda that benefits from the HIPS program. From left: Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for African Affairs at the White House Grant Harris; Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Johnny Carson; Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns; U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Jerry P. Lanier; Dr. Edwig Nagabirwa of Wagagai Health Center; Wagagai Limited Managing Director Pim de Witte, and; Dr. Dithan Kiragga, Chief of Party for Health Initiatives for the Private Sector (HIPS).