President Jimmy Carter prepares to sign the American Convention on Human Rights at the Pan American Building in Washington, DC, on June 1, 1977.

Today, the U.S. Department of State is releasing 931 declassified documents, totaling approximately 3,300 pages, about human rights abuses during the 1976‒1983...

A young inventor who contributed new patent applications in 2015 to advance the future of cognitive, cloud and Internet of Things.

Today the World Intellectual Property Organization, WIPO, is celebrating the 17th...

The seal of the Organization of American States.

No country can effectively fight terrorism alone.  It requires close cooperation and a lot of coordination.  Multilateral settings can provide an ideal forum for...

 sprayer marks a house after completion. Indoor residual spraying of homes with insecticides kills malaria-carrying mosquitoes and other pests.

This year, malaria will kill more than 400,000 people around the world. The vast majority will be kids in sub-Saharan Africa.

Teacher stands before students learning English as a second language at a high school in Lancaster, PA.

Success in teaching English depends a great deal on our ability to tap into advances in learning and technology.

Tour guide Sheldon Aires Nhantumbo with Jasmin Dawson and Jeffrey Richardson on a walking tour of Maputo in front of the the Cathedral de Nossa Senhora da Imaculada Conceição. (U.S. Department of State)

There are numerous challenges to maintaining professional outlets to stay connected to one’s career, skill set, and passions as an “Eligible Family Member” of a...

Picture of US Department of State seal

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