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April 22, 2009

Putting Environmental Issues Where They Belong

About the Author: Todd Stern serves as Special Envoy for Climate Change. In the lead-up to Earth Day in 1996,… more
April 22, 2009

Every Day Is Earth Day

About the Author: Billie Gross serves as a Public Affairs Specialist in the Bureau of Oceans, Environment and Science at… more
April 13, 2009

International Organizations: The Collective Power of Multilateral Affairs

Dr. Esther Brimmer serves as Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs. I’m delighted to return to the Department… more
April 13, 2009

U.S. Committed To Revitalizing Multilateral Cooperation

About the Author: Dr. Esther Brimmer serves as Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs. Much has been said… more
April 10, 2009

How Should the International Community Respond to Piracy at Sea?

Piracy is a growing problem for the international community. UN Security Council resolution 1851 expanded the range of actions the… more
April 7, 2009

Behind the Scenes: NATO's 60th Anniversary Summit

About the Author: Kurt Volker serves as U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO. President Obama scored a huge success at his… more
April 3, 2009

What Should NATO's Future Hold?

From April 3-4, 2009, NATO holds its 60th Anniversary Summit in Strasbourg, France and Kehl, Germany. The Summit will celebrate… more
April 3, 2009

G-20 Summit: Laying Groundwork for Progress

Yesterday, after a series of meetings and discussions at the G-20 Summit, President Obama said : "While here in London… more
April 1, 2009

Reconstruction and Stabilization: Civilian Deployments to Hot Spots

Ambassador John Herbst serves as the Coordinator for Reconstruction and Stabilization at the U.S. Department of State. My name is… more
March 29, 2009

Volunteers Play Key Role in Assisting Americans Abroad

About the Authors: Gina El Koury and Liza Petrush are consular officers in the Special Consular Services unit at the… more
March 24, 2009

Secretary Clinton's Statement on World Tuberculosis Day

Today marks World Tuberculosis Day. Secretary Clinton issued a statement , joining others around the world in saying “I am… more