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October 28, 2012

Women Moving Forward in Guatemala

Gender-based violence was a central issue during the visit of Ambassador-at-Large Melanne Verveer to Guatemala, where on average two women… more
September 26, 2012

Water Should Be a Priority in Every Nation's Foreign Policy

I was glad to see more than 200 people in the audience for a discussion on water, peace, and security… more
August 14, 2012

Security and Partnership in the Americas: All in a Day's Work

A few weeks back, I had the privilege of attending a remarkable event where I witnessed teams from many nations… more
July 31, 2012

TechCamp Empowers Civil Society Leaders in Central America

Last week, Guatemala City, Guatemala, played host to the first "Do It Yourself" (DIY) TechCamp. TechCamps are a signature program… more
July 16, 2012

English Teaching Translates Into Community Leadership in Rural Guatemala

Access is a worldwide program sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs that provides two years of English-language… more
June 16, 2012

Youth Ambassadors: Agents of Change in the Western Hemisphere

Last Friday, I had the opportunity to introduce Secretary Clinton as she, Assistant Secretary Ann Stock, and I welcomed a… more
April 21, 2012

Young People and the UN Security Council

We are about two thirds of the way through the United States' April Presidency of the UN Security Council .… more
January 4, 2012

Helping Guatemala Cultivate a Better Future

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Agencies in Rome Ertharin Cousin… more
December 19, 2011

DipNote: The Week in Review

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Associate Editor Sarah Goldfarb recaps the week that was, December 12-18,… more


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Living With Volatility

About the Author: Ambassador Gaddi H. Vasquez is the 8th U.S. Representative to the United Nations Organizations in Rome. All… more