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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 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 23, 2013

Equal Futures Partnership -- A New Agenda for Progress

Today, at the UN General Assembly, I had the privilege of co-hosting an event to mark the one year anniversary… more
September 16, 2013

United Nations Releases Report on the Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria

This morning UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon briefed members of the Security Council on the report of the United Nations Mission… more
September 16, 2013

The United States, the United Nations, and Our Multilateral World

Each September brings the formal opening of a new UN General Assembly, an annual diplomatic spectacle featuring Presidents, Prime Ministers,… more
September 6, 2013

President Obama's Final Day at the G-20 Summit

Friday marked President Obama’s second and final day of the G-20 Summit in St. Petersburg. In the morning, President Obama… more
August 30, 2013

International Day of the Disappeared

Today is the International Day of the Disappeared, a day to draw attention to the fate of people detained and… more
August 29, 2013

Launching the New International Organization Careers Website

Interested in a career on the front lines of today’s most pressing global issues, perhaps at the UN or another… more
August 19, 2013

"Words Into Action"

World Humanitarian Day is commemorated each year to salute the work of humanitarian aid workers around the world. It is… more