Spear-headed by Sister Cities International’s Africa Regional Coordinator Lorna Johnson and SCI Global Envoy Mary Palko, representatives from Los Angeles and Albuquerque/Clovis, New Mexico, met on-line February 3 with US Embassy Public and Cultural Affairs officers (Mr. Philip Dimon and Ms. Anamarie Karrels). Discussion centered on how to strengthen and grow sister city projects between the U.S. and Zambia.  In attendance for New Mexico were Pam Feather (ASCF president), Dr. Harold Bailey (ASCF Lusaka-Albuquerque Chair), Richard Buckler (SCI NM State Representative), Claire Burroughs (Clovis Assistant City Manager), and Patrick Mapalo (NM Honorary Consul for Zambia). Dr. Earnestine Robertson (President Lusaka-Los Angeles Committee) represented Los Angeles.