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About the famine in Somalia

Many of you will want to participate in this teleconference today:
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The White House Office of Public Engagement and the Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships invite you to join a teleconference with Dr. Jill Biden, USAID Administrator Dr. Raj Shah, Gayle Smith, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Development and Democracy, Assistant Secretary of State Eric Schwartz and Senator William Frist, M.D. ... to discuss their recent trip to Dadaab, Kenya and ways that faith-based and community organizations can further mobilize to support relief efforts in the Horn.

DATE: Wednesday, August 17th
TIME: 2:00PM Eastern
DIAL: (800)707-9573 United States
(651)291-1246 International
CODE: Horn of Africa Relief (please provide this to the operator in lieu of a passcode)
Please RSVP to public@who.eop.gov and share this invitation with other interested parties. If you are interested in receiving updates on international issues in general please RSVP to international@who.eop.gov, indicating which subject matter/geographic region/issue areas that are of interest.
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