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December 10, 2008

Universal Declaration of Human Rights Turns Sixty

About the Author: David J. Kramer serves as Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor. Today is… more
December 9, 2008

U.S. Ambassador to Panama Barbara J. Stephenson: Panama Past and Present

Following remarks at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Ambassador to Panama Barbara J. Stephenson spoke with DipNote's Luke Forgerson… more
December 8, 2008

What Role Does the Private Sector Play in Human Rights?

About the Author: Adrienne Bory serves as the Public Affairs Officer for the State Department's Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights… more
December 5, 2008

Join the Twitterati: Public Diplomacy in Real-Time

Do you twitter? You can follow a diplomat in real-time and learn more about America's public diplomacy by catching the… more
December 5, 2008

Do Nuclear Weapons Make the World More or Less Safe?

In recent months, there has been talk of Iran’s nuclear capability. So much of our diplomacy centers on the acquisition… more
December 4, 2008

Office of Children’s Issues Launches Intercountry Adoption Website

About the Author: Ryan Palsrok serves as the Public Outreach Coordinator in the Office of Children’s Issues. In recognition of… more
December 3, 2008

Public Diplomacy 2.0: A New Approach to Global Engagement

Earlier this week, Under Secretary James K. Glassman spoke at the New America Foundation . An excerpt from his prepared… more
December 2, 2008

Zimbabwe: A Season of Contradictions

About the Author: James D. McGee serves as U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Zimbabwe. While celebrating Thanksgiving with family… more
December 2, 2008

Doha Conference Renews Commitment to Monterrey Principles

About the Author: Brian H. Hook serves as Assistant Secretary of State for International Organizations Affairs. The UN Review Conference… more
December 2, 2008

World AIDS Day: Continuing the Fight

About the Author: Ambassador Mark Dybul serves as PEPFAR Coordinator, leading the implementation of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS… more
December 1, 2008

Empowering Youth Against Violence: You're Invited

Facebook, Google, YouTube, MTV, Howcast, Columbia Law School, Access 360 Media and the U.S. Department of State are bringing leaders… more
December 1, 2008

Piracy Escalates Off Somali Coast

About the Author: Dr. Jun Bando serves as the Maritime Security Coordinator and U.S. Africa Command Liaison for the U.S.… more