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Month: September 2021

Nkengasong nominated to head PEPFAR

President Joe Biden nominates Dr. John N. Nkengasong as Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator of United States Government Activities to Combat HIV/AIDS Globally at the Department of State. The Ambassador-at-Large leads, manages, and oversees the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief…

Wooden to lead state treasurers

State Treasurer Shawn T. Wooden was elected to lead the National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) as President, starting Janu- ary 1, 2022. Wooden was unanimously elected by his peers, during the NAST 2021 Annual Meeting Conference this week. In…

Building Global Supply Chains

Innovators demonstrate their job creation impact to create prosperity from the opportunities created by the pandemic The Journal of Black Innovation describes how African-American innovators are providing solutions to tackle the disparate impact of the pandemic in the United States…

Bounce Back Black San Francisco shows new approach to planning

Experts describe how to plan for vibrant Black communities California African-American Freedom Trail historian John William Templeton presents Bounce Back Black San Francisco to the San Francisco Planning Department Sept. 29 with an expert panel on developmental economics, historic preservation…

Cleveland Fed: income doesn’t reduce discrimination

CLEVELAND — A new report from the Cleveland Federal Reserve notes that higher income doesn’t reduce the economic impact of discrimination. Authors Dionissi Aliprantis, Daniel Carroll and Eric Young found: “Black households with incomes of $175,000 per year live in…