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April 17, 2014

Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform Roundtable Highlights a Global Problem

On April 11 in connection with the spring World Bank/International Monetary Fund meetings taking place in Washington, D.C., representatives of… more
December 10, 2013

Making LGBT Rights Human Rights Through the Global Equality Fund

When celebrating Human Rights Day as a global community, we are reminded of efforts taking place to advance the human… more
November 1, 2013

Building a Global Network of Learners

Education matters to everyone around the world. Earlier this year, Secretary Kerry said , “No matter where they’re from, the… more
July 29, 2013

Consular History on Display at the U.S. Diplomacy Center

The U.S. Diplomacy Center recently acquired a collection of fascinating historical objects from the Bureau of Consular Affairs, Overseas Citizens… more
May 17, 2013

Deepening the U.S. Partnership With Northern Europe

On May 16, Finnish Ambassador Ritva Koukku-Ronde welcomed me and the Nordic-Baltic (NB) Ambassadors to her home on Embassy Row… more
May 15, 2013

Ten Things You Should Know About the Arctic and the Arctic Council

1. The Arctic Council is comprised of eight member countries: Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden, and the United… more
January 16, 2013

The U.S.-Europe Relationship

Looking back at the busy and productive year we've had, I would say that the United States and Europe have… more
October 5, 2012

Happy World Teachers' Day!

To mobilize support for teachers worldwide and to ensure we can meet the educational needs of future generations, the State… more
June 27, 2012

Travel Diary: Secretary Clinton in Finland

On June 27, Secretary Clinton traveled to Helsinki, Finland where she met with Finnish Foreign Minister Erkki Tuomioja. They signed… more
September 20, 2011

Making Gender Equality in Politics a Reality

The roster read like a who's who in politics: Brazil's President, the Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, the U.S.… more

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April 23, 2014

Celebrating English Language Day

In 2010 UNESCO created Language Days for each of the UN’s six official languages to celebrate multilingualism and cultural diversity.… more

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