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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 31, 2013

Coming Together To Honor Our Veterans

Veterans Day is a day to honor the men and women who have served bravely on behalf of our country.… 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
September 30, 2013

Secretary Kerry Discusses Iran on “60 Minutes”

Secretary of State John Kerry attended the United Nations General Assembly last week in New York, where he participated in… more
September 27, 2013

New Global Fund Supports Local Efforts To Counter Violent Extremism

Today, I had the pleasure of joining Secretary Kerry as he kicked off the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) Fourth Ministerial… 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 20, 2013

Bringing Foreign Policy Into the Classroom

“There is no longer anything foreign about foreign policy,” Secretary of State John Kerry said when he delivered his first… 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 11, 2013

Remembering September 11th

Today, we honor those who lost their lives on September 11th, 2001. At 8:46 a.m., the time that the first… more
September 9, 2013

Conversations With America: U.S. Foreign Policy Priorities

Jennifer Psaki , U.S. Department of State Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs and Marie Harf, U.S. Department of State Deputy… more