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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
November 8, 2013

Empowering Disability Rights Advocates Worldwide

"It was an experience that made me feel like a rock star," described Kimberly Tissot, “And it’s only because of… more
November 5, 2013

United States Is Open for Business

Companies all over the world are choosing to invest in America. Don’t take our word for it. Just look at… more
November 1, 2013

Preserving a Free, Open, and Secure Internet

Last week, the three of us were in Bali, Indonesia, where we attended the 8th Annual Internet Governance Forum in… 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
October 31, 2013

Making Governments More Open, Effective, and Accountable

Two years ago, the United States joined seven other nations to create the Open Government Partnership based on a simple… 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
October 24, 2013

The #UNMatters

Today is UN Day, which marks the anniversary of the day the UN Charter entered into force in 1945. As… more