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Ambassador of Democratic Republic of the Congo to the United States to speak at Auburn

AUBURN – Faida Mitifu, Ambassador of Democratic Republic of the Congo to the United States, will speak at Auburn University on Monday, Feb. 28, at 3:30 p.m. in Student Center room 2222-2223. The public lecture, “The United States and Africa: Current Opportunities and Concerns,” will address issues related to political and economic ties between the United States and Africa.

Mitifu is a graduate of Auburn’s Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures. She holds an undergraduate degree in biochemistry education from the National University of Zaire-ISP in Kinshasa, a master’s of French studies from Auburn and a Ph.D. in romance languages from the University of Georgia.

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