Travel to the Democratic Republic of Congo
President Bush announced on December 4 the traveling delegation to witness
the inauguration of Joseph Kabila, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
State Department announces the trip.
Director Askey, US Trade and Development Agency, USTDA release
Ward Brehm, Chairman, US African Development Foundation, USADF release
Assistant Secretary Frazer shakes hands with President Joseph Kabila in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DROC). Director Thelma Askey, USTDA, and Secretary Chao, Department of Labor, wait to shake hands next.
Labor Secretary Elaine Chao and Assistant Secretary of State Jendayi Frazer on board during the trip to the Congo for the inauguration of Joseph Kabila.
Full group photo: (rear) Director Thelma Askey, USTDA; John Fenn, Phelps Dodge; Michael Hess, USAID; (front): Laura Genero, Associate Deputy Secretary, Department of Labor; Assistant Secretary of State Jendayi Frazer; Department of Labor Secretary Elaine Chao; Congolese President Joseph Kabila; Ward Brehm, The U.S. African Development Foundation; Amb. (to Congo) Roger Meece.