We are honored to host the Deputy President of the Republic of Kenya William Ruto for a discussion on the future of governance and economic development in Kenya, East Africa, and the African continent. We invite you to join us for this special conversation with Deputy President Ruto and distinguished guest U.S. Congressmember Karen Bass.
William Ruto is Deputy President of the Republic of Kenya.
Karen Bass is the U.S. representative for California's 37th congressional district and chairs the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights.
Mariano-Florentino (Tino) Cuéllar is the tenth president of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. A former justice of the Supreme Court of California, he served two U.S. presidents at the White House and in federal agencies, and was a faculty member at Stanford University for two decades.
Ken Opalo is an assistant professor in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.
Zainab Usman is a senior fellow and director of the Africa Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, D.C. Her fields of expertise include institutions, economic policy, energy policy, and emerging economies in Africa.