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December 20, 2013

Elevating Awareness of Marine Debris

One person’s trash can be another person’s treasure -- or an art project, in this case. This fall, the Department… more
May 29, 2013

The Power of English Learning

Throughout my travels as an Under Secretary, I have been constantly reminded of the magnetism of English language learning. From… more
August 11, 2012

Travel Diary: Secretary Clinton in Benin

Following her visit to Ghana on August 10, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton traveled to Benin. In Cotonou, Secretary… more
August 8, 2012

Travel Diary: Secretary Clinton in South Africa

On August 6, 2012, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton traveled to South Africa, where she met with former South… more
May 6, 2012

Young African Leaders: Changing Perceptions

What always energizes those of us who work on exchange programs for professionals is seeing the passion of emerging foreign… more
April 20, 2012

Young People Mobilize for Global Youth Service Day

This weekend marks the 24th annual Global Youth Service Day. In 100 countries, across six continents, young people between the… more
December 22, 2011

Strengthening Law Enforcement Capacity in West Africa

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Alyce Ahn, a Foreign Service Officer in the Bureau of International… more
December 2, 2011

Results for Whom?

The Fourth High Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness took place this week as government leaders from over 150 countries gathered… more
June 24, 2011

A Preview of the Upcoming Community of Democracies Meeting in Lithuania

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, DipNote Bloggers preview the upcoming Community of Democracies Meeting in Vilnius,… more

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April 22, 2014

#OurOcean2014 Conference

Secretary of State John Kerry announced the 2014 Our Ocean Conference to be held at the U.S. Department of State… more

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