'State in 60 Seconds' Video -- World Humanitarian Day

Posted by DipNote Bloggers
August 19, 2013

August 19 marks World Humanitarian Day, an occasion to honor aid workers who have lost their lives in humanitarian service and to recognize those who continue to provide assistance to millions around the world.  In this "State in 60 Seconds" video, Heather Fabrikant, a program officer with the State State Department's Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, discusses what the day means to her.

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