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April 21, 2014

Supporting an Open and Inclusive Internet in Brazil

This week, we head to São Paulo, Brazil, to attend NETmundial , a global meeting of governments, entrepreneurs, academics, Internet… more
April 9, 2014

STEMatState: Eco-Friendly Embassies

Global climate change is a challenge that requires innovations in science, engineering, technology and mathematics (STEM) to solve. The Department… more
April 4, 2014

Social Media Summit 2014: 'Social Media for Social Change'

Have you ever been to a conference where it’s polite to start tweeting on your cell phone during the keynote… more
March 21, 2014

Tokyo Hosts Fifth U.S.-Japan Internet Economy Dialogue

Our friends in Japan hosted us in Tokyo last week for our fifth Internet Economy Dialogue. We enjoyed a productive… more
March 13, 2014

Virtual Exchanges: We Need Everyone

It’s the smallest and most obvious thing, and yet my life was at stake: I had to learn to look… more
March 10, 2014

Benefiting From the Mobile Revolution

Recently FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel, and I visited the beautiful city of Barcelona to attend the… more
March 3, 2014

Inspiring Young Leaders and Entrepreneurs in Bangladesh

Eighty percent of Bangladesh’s population is under the age of 40, and while Bangladesh has led the way in reducing… more
February 18, 2014

U.S. Department of State To Participate in Social Media Week NYC

We know that social media connects the world, so these tools are critical to our work here at the State… more
February 6, 2014

U.S. Embassy Kigali Connects Rwandan Girls to STEM

“You represent some of the brightest minds that are aiming at the brightest stars in the sky. Success in the… more
February 5, 2014

Economic Diplomacy in Russia

U.S. businesses are expanding into almost every corner of the globe, seizing investment opportunities wherever they exist. An important part… 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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