First Lady Monica Geingos announced that U.S First Lady Jill Biden will travel to Namibia on Wednesday.
Dr. Biden’s visit will strengthen the United States’ partnerships on the African continent, and advance shared priorities in the region.
The U.S. First Lady’s engagements will focus on the empowerment of women and youth, efforts to address food insecurity, and promoting shared democratic values.
The visit follows the U.S.-Africa Leaders’ Summit held last year where Dr. Biden hosted a two-day spousal engagement
Jill Biden will be received by Geingos at the Hosea Kutako International Airport on Wednesday.
This will be Dr. Biden’s sixth visit to Africa and first visit to Namibia.