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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
March 28, 2014

USAID Invests in Water

As the Global Water Coordinator for the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), I spend a lot of time thinking… more
February 10, 2014

The United States and Sweden: Partners and Champions for Human Rights

“Values that give rise to dignity, equal opportunity, and justice for every segment of our people are anything but novel… 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
September 27, 2013

Secretary Kerry Attends First UN Ministerial Event on LGBT Rights

The United States is committed to promoting the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons and we… more
September 5, 2013

President Obama Travels to St. Petersburg for the G-20

This morning, President Obama met with the King and Queen of Sweden before flying to St. Petersburg for the G-20… more
September 4, 2013

President Obama Visits Sweden

This morning, President Obama arrived in Stockholm for a brief visit ahead of the G-20 meeting that starts tomorrow in… 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

Welcoming the Secretary to Sweden and the Arctic

My team and I at the U.S. Embassy in Stockholm, Sweden , had the privilege to welcome Secretary Kerry to… 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

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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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