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August 14, 2013

Ambassador Power To Host #WhatMatters Twitter Town Hall

Last Saturday, U.S. Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power delivered her first public speech at Invisible Children' s Fourth Estate… more
August 13, 2013

Internet Freedom For All

Internet freedom is a foreign policy priority for the United States, and has been for many years. Our goal is… more
August 12, 2013

The Challenges of Meeting America's Objectives Around the Globe

Every year, the State Department works with Congress to develop an international affairs budget that advances U.S. national security, protects… more
August 1, 2013

A Look Back at the U.S. Security Council Presidency

The United States just wrapped up its successful July Presidency of the UN Security Council. The presidency -– which rotates… more
July 31, 2013

What’s Next? -- UN Global Education First Initiative

Malala Day on July 12th at the United Nations, and the subsequent social media and worldwide press buzz created a… more
July 30, 2013

Keeping Our Promise on Aid Transparency

I am proud to announce a significant step forward in our efforts to deliver development results more transparently and effectively… more
July 29, 2013

A Call to Action: Unconventional Approaches To Combat Modern Slavery

Each summer, the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons hosts an event on human trafficking for interns working… more
July 26, 2013

Looking Forward: Thoughts on the Americans With Disabilities Act

Twenty-three years ago today, President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law, which has helped… more
July 24, 2013

Maximizing the Multilateral Response to International Crises

Yesterday, Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed nearly a dozen senior figures from United Nations and other international organizations working… more