Climate Change

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March 7, 2014

'We Need To Elevate the Environment in Everything We Do'

On March 7, 2014, Secretary of State John Kerry issued instructions to all diplomats around the world on combating climate… more
February 15, 2014

Secretary Kerry To Discuss Climate Change in Indonesia

This weekend, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will be in Jakarta as part of his fifth trip to Asia… more
December 31, 2013

Thirteen Stories That Shaped the World in 2013

In 2013, as more people than ever sought their news through social media, the State Department expanded its digital engagement.… more
November 20, 2013

Outlining U.S. Climate Progress On the World Stage

This week, I am in Warsaw, Poland at the United Nations climate negotiations (COP 19) spreading the word about the… more
September 27, 2013

Five Things You Need To Know About Climate Change

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its fifth assessment today, and here's what you need to know. 1. Climate… more
July 13, 2013

Outcomes of the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue

Our relationship with China is as big as it is complex. As the two largest economies on the planet, the… more
February 21, 2013

Empowering Future Leaders in the Pacific

I had the pleasure of hosting the inaugural Future Leaders of the Pacific conference. Young leaders ranging in age from… more
December 14, 2012

Building 'Green' in the Middle East

Globally, more than half of the world's population now lives in urban settlements, and over the next 30 years virtually… more
December 4, 2012

Developing Marine Protected Areas in the Maldives

I was recently invited by the Maldivian Environmental Protection Agency (MEPA) to join them on a site visit to Rasdhoo… more
October 14, 2012

Solar Panels Bring Electricity to Remote Areas of Suriname

Earlier this month I had the opportunity to participate in the Peace Corps Legacy Project, which documents the sustainable projects… more


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