Global Women's Issues

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November 2, 2015

Let Girls Learn

Right now, 62 million girls worldwide are not in school. They’re receiving no formal education at all -- no reading,… more
October 28, 2015

Sports Mentoring Empowers Women

From the Philippines to Pakistan, the international women of the U.S. Department of State’s espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program (GSMP)… more



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March 29, 2010

President Obama in Afghanistan

Today, President Obama met with President Karzai in Kabul, Afghanistan. Following their meetings, the President spoke to a crowd of… more
March 27, 2010

Taking the Initiative

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Assistant Secretary of State for Economic, Energy and Business Affairs Jose… more