Join the Conversation: Participate in Secretary Clinton's Digital Town Hall of the Americas

Posted by DipNote Bloggers
April 17, 2009
Secretary Clinton Responds to Question at Department Town Hall

Secretary Clinton will conduct a digital town hall today in anticipation of the Fifth Summit of the Americas.

On Friday, April 17, 2009, Digital Town Hall of the Americas will be streamed live on the Department of State's Social Media Hub for the Fifth Summit of Americas -- watch live at 11:15 AM (ET). You can participate in the discussion about issues that affect the entire hemisphere -- join the conversation!



Florida, USA
April 17, 2009

Aggie in Florida writes:

Hello Madamn Secretary:

My question relates to the deplorable conditions in Haiti:

Could there not be a Master's level Peace Corp type of program implemented for the purpose of building schools, teaching in the schools, in addition to providing nutrition information/ food supplies, health care, and suitable living spaces? I think there are literally thousands of retirees who would love to serve in this capacity. I'm one of them.

Continued success!

New York, USA
April 17, 2009

Sarah in New York writes:

How do you plan further the progress of women's health, employment, safety and status in the Americas?

April 17, 2009

Clarice in Brazil writes:

Is the lift of the embargo on Cuba a real issue to President's Obama government? Due to the 5th Summit of Americas, this issue has been wide discussed in Brazil. General opinion argues the embargo most end. Do you think international pressure over this topic might end up disturbing the U.S.-Cuba conversation to lift the embargo?

Virginia, USA
April 17, 2009

Antonio in Virginia writes:

Secretary Clinton,

Is there a disposition on behalf of this administration to further free trade agreements with Latin America?

April 17, 2009

Leonel in Uruguay writes:

We have seen recent changes in the policies taken by the U.S. Government with regard to the relationship with Latin America.

We know that it's the firsts steps, What actions are you planned to take this year to encourage growth in the region and the strengthening of the real economy throughout the continent?

New York, USA
April 17, 2009

Natasha in New York writes:

I just wanted to say (I know I'm being selfish here) that I am extremely proud of Hillary Clinton's accomplishments of being appointed to Secretary of State. With that being said....I miss her terribly as NY Senator. I wish her the best..but want her to know she is missed in NY. Peace.

April 19, 2009

Asad in Sweden writes:

Madam Secretary Hillary Clinton:

Leveling the plane field for trade, especially in agriculture, is vital for developing countries to eradicate poverty. How committed is the U.S. Government to the finalization of the Doha Development Round of the WTO and by extension to the cause of poverty reduction?

Thank you for your kind attention.

"Many nations one people -- only the people can save the people"


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