Power Africa: Deals or development? 5 questions for the US government

The Electrify Africa Act ensures the continuation of the Obama administration's Power Africa initiative to expand access to electricity in Africa, but will it live up to its potential and achieve lasting development outcomes? The American Jewish World Service's Dahlia Rockowitz outlines five key questions the U.S. government should ask itself.

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  • Dahlia Rockowitz

    Dahlia Rockowitz is a policy advisor at American Jewish World Service's Washington, D.C. office. In this role she manages the organization's U.S.-based natural resource rights advocacy, focused on the nexus of human rights, inclusive development and environmental and economic justice. She also served as advocacy coordinator and policy associate.