Friends of the African Union

We, the African Diaspora in the USA, can be a change Africa needs – now .


Lead removal in USA is a 2019 Focus of FAU; starting in Cleveland, Ohio

A staggering 93.5 percent of students in the Cleveland Public School System had some exposure to lead, which even at low levels can damage a developing brain and cause educational, behavioral and health problems, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

We say this calls for a public-private partnership that leverages bank-based community benefit agreements that are in place and applicable to Cleveland.


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