USAID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah will hold a conversation with David Lane, President and CEO of ONE, on global development opportunities and challenges on the eve of the Millennium Development Goals
summit. The discussion will be moderated by Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs Philip J. Crowley and streamed live on www.state.gov
, the Department of State’s official blog, at 10:15 a.m. on September 16, 2010. (EDT).
Members of the general public will have the opportunity to participate through the submission of questions, some of which will be selected for response during the live broadcast. For more information about the U.S. Government's strategy for achieving the Millennium Development Goals, please visit http://www.usaid.gov/our_work/mdg/
This is the sixth in the new Conversations with America
video series launched by the Bureau of Public Affairs
in which the State Department's senior leadership holds monthly conversations live online with leaders of prominent nongovernmental organizations. Discussion topics include foreign policy and global issues. The forums provide views of how leaders from civil society engage the Department on pressing foreign policy issues and how both the U.S. Government and civil society are working across the globe on issues that concern Americans most.
View the text and video from other Conversations with America
by following the links below:Conversations with America: A Discussion on PEPFAR
(August 10, 2010)Conversations with America: A Discussion on the NEW START Treaty
(July 29, 2010)Conversations with America: U.S. Engagement with Muslim Communities
(July 9, 2010)Conversations with America: The U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue
(June 8, 2010)Conversations with America: A Discussion on Afghanistan and Pakistan
(April 19, 2010)