Travel Diary: Secretary Clinton at University of Nairobi

Posted by DipNote Bloggers
August 7, 2009

Interactive Travel Map | Text the Secretary | Behind the Scenes PhotosYesterday, Secretary Clinton participated in a "townterview" hosted by Fareed Zakaria of CNN and Beatrice Marshall of KTN at the University of Nairobi. Secretary Clinton said:"I noticed the sign as I was driving into the university, 'This is a corruption-free zone,' and I think that ... the goal of the university and the young people here -- civil society, many members of the private sector, and of course, reformers within government at all levels -- is to expand that zone to cover the entire country and to provide the opportunity for people to have a chance to go as far as their hard work and talents will take them."

Read the full transcript of Secretary Clinton's "townterview" at the University of Nairobi or Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Johnnie Carson's blog entry about Kenya.


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