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July 18, 2013

Celebrating Nelson Mandela International Day

July 18th marks Nelson Mandela’s 95th birthday and is recognized internationally as Nelson Mandela International Day , a day to… more
July 3, 2013

President Obama Visits Tanzania

The First Family arrived in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania on Monday, July 1, to cap off a three-country trip to… more
July 1, 2013

A Quick Guide to Feed the Future's New Progress Report

We just published our second progress report, highlighting results our modern approach to development achieved in fiscal year 2012. You’ll… more
July 1, 2013

President Obama Visits South Africa

The First Family traveled to South Africa on June 29 and June 30. The visit began in Pretoria, where President… more
June 27, 2013

President Obama Visits Senegal

President Obama was in Senegal today, the first stop on his three-country trip to Africa . The day began with… more
June 27, 2013

President Obama Travels to Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama travel to Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania from June 27 to July… more
June 21, 2013

A Former Lost Boy on the Path to Becoming a Diplomat

I have just checked into my hotel, but find myself staring blankly at rehearsal notes. I am to be interviewed… more
June 14, 2013

Celebrating Flag Day Around the World

June 14th is Flag Day in the United States, the yearly commemoration of the adoption of the American flag by… more
June 10, 2013

How Diplomats Helped a U.S. Citizen Injured 8,000 Miles From Home

Every U.S. Embassy has a duty officer on call right now. Any U.S. citizen facing a medical or legal emergency… more
June 9, 2013

Building a More Nutritious Future for All

A silent crisis is happening right now. It affects 165 million children globally, robbing them of the future they deserve… more

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April 22, 2014

#OurOcean2014 Conference

Secretary of State John Kerry announced the 2014 Our Ocean Conference to be held at the U.S. Department of State… more

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