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December 12, 2011

DipNote: The Week in Review

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton traveled to Germany , Lithuania , Switzerland , Belgium , and the Netherlands December… more
December 9, 2011

Appreciating the Value of the UN Human Rights Council

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Assisant Secretary of State for the Bureau of International Organization Affairs… more
December 1, 2011

Artists Promote an AIDS-Free Generation in Zimbabwe

On this World AIDS Day, our drive and commitment to create an AIDS-free generation remains stronger than ever. In Zimbabwe,… more
November 16, 2011

Sports Diplomacy: Lessons for the Basketball Court and Life

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Wesley Jeffers, a public affairs officer at the U.S. Embassy in… more
November 15, 2011

Joining Together To Combat Conflict Minerals

Gold, tin, tungsten, and tantalum. These four metals are everywhere -- in our smart phones, laptops, ball point pens, and… more
November 14, 2011

PEPFAR's Commitment To Addressing Gender-Based Violence

Next week marks the beginning of the Sixteen Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, a campaign which starts on the… more
November 13, 2011

Addressing the Impact of Lead Poisoning in Nigeria

Lead poisoning is a preventable childhood disease, and Nigeria needs to take the necessary steps to address the situation. This… more
November 7, 2011

Saving Lives and Limbs in Mozambique

Back in 1986, an 18-year-old Domingos Caspa, was walking along a well-used trail through a field near his house in… more
November 4, 2011

Mo Ibrahim Prize Recognizes the Leadership of Pedro Pires

Americans learn in high school that one of the greatest acts in our history happened when George Washington declined, twice,… more