Please join the World Affairs Council- Washington, DC as we host Her Excellency Mathilde Mukantabana, Ambassador of Rwanda to the United States. Ambassador Mukantabana will address the US-Rwanda bi-lateral relationship, economic development, societal recovery since the genocide, and Rwanda’s relationship with the international community. She will also share her perspectives regarding her diplomatic career and experience in being the first female Ambassador to represent Rwanda to the United States.
Ambassador Mukantabana took up her post in Washington in July, 2013. Prior to this appointment, Ambassador Mukantabana was a tenured Professor of History at Consumnes River College in Sacramento, California. She is the founder and President of Friends of Rwanda Association (F.O.R.A.), as well as co-founder and the Chair of the Board of the Organization of African Leaders in Diaspora (O.A.L.D.).
Join us for a wine & cheese reception from 6:00pm to 6:45pm. The program will run from 6:45pm to 8:00pm.
This program will be featured as part of our historic 10-part Woman Ambassadors - Television Series, broadcast on MHz WORLDVIEW to 25 million homes nationwide.
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Hemisphere Suites, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20004