Obama's Africa legacy moment?

    The U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit is the first such gathering in U.S. history. Will it cement President Barack Obama's legacy on the continent and its development? An analysis by Devex Senior Reporter Michael Igoe.

    About the author

    • Michael Igoe

      Michael Igoe is a Senior Reporter with Devex, based in Washington, D.C. He covers U.S. foreign aid, global health, climate change, and development finance. Prior to joining Devex, Michael researched water management and climate change adaptation in post-Soviet Central Asia, where he also wrote for EurasiaNet. Michael earned his bachelor's degree from Bowdoin College, where he majored in Russian, and his master’s degree from the University of Montana, where he studied international conservation and development.