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May 13, 2012

Giving Mothers a Very Special Gift

What is the greatest gift we can give a mother this Mother's Day? There are many answers, but one is… more
April 27, 2012

In Nigeria, Remembering Lives Lost

I am writing from Abuja, Nigeria, where all are mourning the victims of the tragic bombings of a local newspaper's… more
April 25, 2012

Cooperating To Meet the Health Needs of Returning Afghan Refugees

In the past five years in Afghanistan, there have been impressive gains in key health indicators, and a dramatic decrease… more
April 25, 2012

Winning Battle Against Malaria a Virtuous Cycle

On a stifling hot March evening in Kumasi, Ghana's second largest city, I joined Peace Corps volunteers David Kalpakchian and… more
April 23, 2012

Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday

Today the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and several partners including UNICEF launched "Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday".… more
April 9, 2012

An Update From the Global Fund Board Meeting in Geneva

Recently, I met with my fellow Global Fund Board members in Geneva and I am buoyed by the reform that… more
March 14, 2012

Celebrating International Women’s Day by Investing in Women and Girls

As we observe Women's History Month throughout March, we celebrate the work pioneered by advocates, policymakers, and practitioners around the… more
March 6, 2012

On the Passing of Representative Donald Payne

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Ambassador Eric Goosby remembers Representative Donald Payne on March 6, 2012. more
February 16, 2012

Making Smart Investments

The Fiscal Year 2013 International Affairs budget, which was released on February 13, showcases President Obama's commitment to making smart,… more


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