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April 4, 2014

Social Media Summit 2014: 'Social Media for Social Change'

Have you ever been to a conference where it’s polite to start tweeting on your cell phone during the keynote… more
December 31, 2013

Thirteen Stories That Shaped the World in 2013

In 2013, as more people than ever sought their news through social media, the State Department expanded its digital engagement.… more
November 8, 2013

Honoring Journalists of Exceptional Courage

I spent nearly four decades as a newspaper reporter and editor before coming to the State Department. Some of that… more
October 29, 2013

Opening Doors of Opportunity for Women and Girls Through Sports

On October 6, 2013, 16 women from Argentina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Egypt, Kenya, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Poland,… more
September 27, 2013

Five Things You Need To Know About Climate Change

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its fifth assessment today, and here's what you need to know. 1. Climate… more
September 19, 2013

Creating Stronger Societies--On and Off the Field

Zola was born into a segregated South Africa, where poverty and inequality were just a few of the challenges she… more
August 12, 2013

The Challenges of Meeting America's Objectives Around the Globe

Every year, the State Department works with Congress to develop an international affairs budget that advances U.S. national security, protects… more
July 31, 2013

What’s Next? -- UN Global Education First Initiative

Malala Day on July 12th at the United Nations, and the subsequent social media and worldwide press buzz created a… more
July 26, 2013

Looking Forward: Thoughts on the Americans With Disabilities Act

Twenty-three years ago today, President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law, which has helped… more
July 24, 2013

Maximizing the Multilateral Response to International Crises

Yesterday, Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed nearly a dozen senior figures from United Nations and other international organizations working… more
July 16, 2013

Training Young Leaders in Azad Jammu and Kashmir

It was 9:00 a.m. and already sweltering. The temperature outside was well over 110 degrees Fahrenheit and inside the cramped… more

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April 17, 2014

The Way Forward in Ukraine

Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Geneva, Switzerland, on April 16-17 to participate in bilateral meetings and a multilateral… more

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