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July 1, 2013

President Obama Visits South Africa

The First Family traveled to South Africa on June 29 and June 30. The visit began in Pretoria, where President… more
June 27, 2013

President Obama Travels to Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama travel to Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania from June 27 to July… more
May 1, 2013

Supporting Children Is Vital To Achieving an AIDS-Free Generation

The impact of HIV and AIDS on children is devastating. To date, an estimated 16 million children have lost one… more
April 22, 2013

Working Together To Feed the World and Protect the Planet

Today's celebration of Earth Day is an opportunity to remind ourselves and our partners of the connection between our environment,… more
August 8, 2012

Travel Diary: Secretary Clinton in South Africa

On August 6, 2012, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton traveled to South Africa, where she met with former South… more
August 8, 2012

Reaching for the Stars in South Africa

While in South Africa, the U.S. delegation visited many South African space facilities including the Overberg Testing Range, established in… more
July 30, 2012

The "American Brand" -- A Symbol of Quality and Innovation

Last year, the United States exported an all-time record of $2.1 trillion in goods and services -- a strong testimony… more
May 2, 2012

Strengthening the Rule of Law and Combating Crime

Approximately 800 delegates representing 111 countries and 38 nongovernmental organizations gathered for the 21st session of the United Nations Commission… more
April 21, 2012

Young People and the UN Security Council

We are about two thirds of the way through the United States' April Presidency of the UN Security Council .… more
April 3, 2012

Leveraging Sister City Relationships as a Driver of Economic Development

The Office of Global Intergovernmental Affairs , in partnership with the Bureau of African Affairs and Sister Cities International, recently… more
December 10, 2011

Gender-Based Violence and HIV: Moving From Commitment to Action

As we observe the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, bookmarked by International Day for the Elimination of Violence… more

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April 23, 2014

Celebrating English Language Day

In 2010 UNESCO created Language Days for each of the UN’s six official languages to celebrate multilingualism and cultural diversity.… more

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