Subcommittee Hearing

U.S. Trade and Investment in Africa

Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health Policy Date: Wednesday, July 28, 2021 Time: 02:30 PM Location: SH-216 and Videoconference Presiding: Senator Van Hollen
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For this hearing, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee will follow guidelines developed in consultation with the Office of the Attending Physician (OAP), the Senate Sergeant at Arms, and the Senate Rules Committee to protect the health of members,witnesses, staff, and the public. This includes maintaining six-foot social distance spacing in the hearing room.

Accordingly, press seating is limited. All media must RSVP to your respective gallery to reserve a seat, and only Hill-credentialed media will be permitted to attend. 

Per CDC guidelines, press should wear a mask. Masks and other PPE, as well as sanitation supplies, will be available at the entrance to the hearing room.  

Pursuant to guidance from the CDC and OAP, Senate office buildings are currently not open to the public other than official business visitors and credentialed press at this time. Accordingly, other in-person visitors cannot be accommodated at this hearing.


  1. Ms. Florizelle Liser
    President and CEO
    Corporate Council on Africa
    Washington , D.C.
  2. Dr. Landry Signé
    Senior Fellow – Global Economy and Development African Growth Initiative
    The Brookings Institution
    Washington , D.C.
  3. Ms. Aubrey Hruby
    Nonresident Senior Fellow, The Africa Center
    Atlantic Council
    Washington , D.C.