From the “Here” series — Esmarkbreen Glacier and Ymerbukta Bay in Oscar II Land, Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norway, 2015 [Photo courtesy of Megan Berner]

Happy Earth Day! It’s always exciting to celebrate occasions that unite Americans with people around the world and help draw our attention to important causes....

Ambassador Glyn T. Davies and U.S. Embassy Bangkok host the Eco-Capitals Forum for a ribbon-cutting for their new solar array. [U.S. Department of State]

This Earth Day, we invite you to learn about how U.S. embassies and consulates are using American innovation to power eco-diplomacy around the world. Here in...

Chief Petty Officer Powers helps install concertina wire to secure an area, December 2010.

Today the State Department commemorates its 51-year partnership with the U.S. Navy Seabees. A Memorandum of Understanding, signed between the Department and U.S....

The Netizens spend an afternoon at Columbia’s School of Journalism and tour the university campus. (U.S. Department of State Photo)

On a balmy mid-March evening, 11 Russian journalists clustered around a table in one of Austin’s time-honored barbeque joints, a platter piled high with brisket...

Ra’eda, one of 30 women trained as plumbers as part of the MCC-Jordan Compact, fixes a client’s faucet in the city of Zarqa.

Women plumbers are challenging attitudes about women’s roles and professions in Jordan, which has one of the lowest women’s labor force participation...


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