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March 8, 2014

Women of Courage Inspire All of Us

Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Catherine Russell shares her experiences welcoming recipients of the 2014 Secretary of State’s International Women… more
March 6, 2014

Dedicated To Upholding the Rule of Law in Zimbabwe

Beatrice Mtetwa is Zimbabwe’s most prominent human rights lawyer. For more than 20 years, she has fought against injustice, defended… more
February 13, 2014

Creating an AIDS-Free Generation Through Science and Technology

Last year, the United States government provided testing and counseling for more than 57 million people through the President’s Emergency… more
December 27, 2013

Empowering Tomorrow’s Leaders in Southern Africa

Over the course of a week, Louise Mandumbwa and Felistus Ndlovu spent many hours together, from tracking warthog tracks to… more
June 10, 2013

How Diplomats Helped a U.S. Citizen Injured 8,000 Miles From Home

Every U.S. Embassy has a duty officer on call right now. Any U.S. citizen facing a medical or legal emergency… more
June 4, 2013

U.S. Ambassadors 'Bike Across Borders' in Zambia and Zimbabwe

Tourism is one of the great drivers of economic growth worldwide. According to the U.S. Travel Association, the average international… more
April 23, 2013

Observing a Constitutional Referendum in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe held a referendum on its new constitution on Saturday, March 16th, paving the way for presidential elections later this… more
January 19, 2013

How To Build a 'Happy Memory' -- Volunteerism at Work in Zimbabwe

Americans of all ages, backgrounds and interests come to Zimbabwe. They come to see the rhinos, elephants, and Victoria Falls;… more
November 30, 2012

Turning the Tide Against AIDS in Zimbabwe

As we approach World AIDS Day, which we mark on December 1, I wanted to share a little bit about… 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