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November 15, 2012

Travel Diary: Secretary Clinton in Australia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton traveled to Perth, Australia, to participate in the annual Australia-U.S. Ministerial Consultations to discuss… more
October 25, 2012

Ten Years Later: Remembering Senator Paul Wellstone

Ten years ago, in the federal courthouse in Honolulu, I was among a small group of civil rights prosecutors who… more
October 12, 2012

Photo of the Week: Raising the Status of Girls Worldwide

This week's Photo of the Week comes to us from USAID/Vietnam's Richard Nyberg, who took this photo in the central… more
October 10, 2012

Music Diplomacy: Communicating in a Universal Language

We broke new musical ground with two innovative programs, CenterStage and OneBeat. CenterStage brings performing artists from Haiti, Indonesia and… more
October 5, 2012

Accomplishments at the Human Rights Council 21st Session

The United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva just concluded its 21st session, which was the last regular session of… more
October 5, 2012

Happy World Teachers' Day!

To mobilize support for teachers worldwide and to ensure we can meet the educational needs of future generations, the State… more
October 5, 2012

Burma's Women Give Hope for Country's Future

2012 has been a remarkable year for Burma. Under President Thein Sein's leadership, we have seen electoral reforms, the release… more
October 2, 2012

From Visas to Visitors -- More Travel, More Tourists, More Jobs

We at the State Department are well aware of the dynamic global tourism market of the 21st century -- and… more
September 28, 2012

Making This Century a Century of Democracies

As leaders from around the world gathered in New York this week for the United Nations General Assembly, strengthening democracy… more