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Ambassador Power at the Save the Children Illumination Gala

U.S. Mission to the United Nations - New York, N.Y.

U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York, Ambassador Samantha Power

2014-11-20

Thank you so much, Jennifer, and please know that the other 192 countries have nothing on my five-year old and my two-year old, for the record. And thank you Carolyn... Read More

Remarks at the UNHCR Event: Out of the Shadows: Ending Statelessness in the Americas

The Newseum - Washington, D.C.

Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, Anne C. Richard

2014-11-19

Introduction Thank you for joining us today to help launch this important campaign to end statelessness in the next decade, and thank you High Commissioner Guterres for UNHCR’s leadership on... Read More

U.S. Remarks at the Security Council Open Debate on Threats to International Peace and Security Caused by Terrorist Acts

U.S. Mission to the United Nations - New York, N.Y.

Alternate Representative to the UN for Special Political Affairs, Ambassador David Pressman

2014-11-19

Good morning, and thank you, Madame President, for the opportunity to participate in this important open debate. And thank you, Mr. Secretary General, for your briefing. The United States deeply... Read More

Ambassador Power at the Fusion "Rise Up" Conference

Fusion "Rise Up" Conference - Washington, D.C.

U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York, Ambassador Samantha Power

2014-11-19

p>Moderator: Thanks so much Ambassador Power. Ambassador Power: Nice to be here. Moderator: Thank you. So from early on, we always want to change the world. Right? You wanted to... Read More

Secretary Kerry Remarks at 3rd Annual Transformational Trends Policy Forum

Four Seasons Hotel - Washington, D.C.

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-11-17

Thank you. David, thank you very much. Thank you all. Good morning to you. I’m delighted to have a chance to be able to be here and appreciate the breadth... Read More

President Obama after Civil Society Roundtable (Rangoon, Burma)

U.S. Embassy - Rangoon, Burma

President Barack Obama

2014-11-14

PRESIDENT OBAMA: Well, I’ve just had an opportunity to speak with an excellent cross-section of civil society organizations here in Myanmar -– women’s organizations, organizations focused on rule of law,... Read More

The Earthquake of Freedom

American University, School of Public Affairs Policy Forum - Washington, D.C.

Ambassador-at-Large, Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, Luis CdeBaca

2014-11-14

Good evening. It is nice to be here at American University, and an honor to have been asked to deliver the inaugural School of Public Affairs Policy Forum lecture. I... Read More

Expanding Opportunity and Addressing Unique Challenges Facing Women and Girls of Color

White House blog

Senior Advisor and Assistant to the President for Intergovernmental Affairs and Public Engagement, Valerie Jarrett

2014-11-13

When President Obama founded the White House Council on Women and Girls (CWG) within the first two months of taking office, he charged us with working to address inequalities and... Read More

Video Remarks for the Launch of USAID Promote in Kabul

U.S. Department of State

Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues, Catherine M. Russell

2014-11-10

Salaam and hello to everyone from Washington! Let me begin by expressing my sincere congratulations on the launch of the Promote program--I wish I could be there to celebrate with... Read More

Secretary Kerry's Participation in the National Center for APEC's Private Sector-Led Roundtable - Catalyzing Strategic Business Growth: Women and the Economy

Office of the Spokesperson

U.S. Department of State

2014-11-08

Today, on the margins of the 2014 APEC CEO Summit, Secretary Kerry met with senior business leaders and government officials from APEC economies at the National Center for APEC’s (NCAPEC)... Read More

Remarks at National Center for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Women's Event

U.S. Department of State

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-11-08

SECRETARY KERRY: Thank you very much. Thank you very much. Well, again, thank you all. You just heard from the (inaudible). Peggy, I appreciate your leadership enormously. I know you’ve... Read More

Secretary Kerry Press Availability in Beijing, China

China National Convention Center - Beijing, China

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-11-08

SECRETARY KERRY: Good afternoon, everybody. I want to begin by thanking our Chinese hosts for their very, very warm welcome and for the depth and breadth of the discussions that... Read More

U.S. Report on Implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action #Beijing20

The United States Government

2014-11-05

United States Report on the Implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action in the context of the Twentieth Anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women and the... Read More

Secretary Kerry Press Availability in Paris, France

Chief of Mission Residence - Paris, France

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-11-05

SECRETARY KERRY: Well good evening, and thank you for being here. It’s a pleasure for me to be back in Paris on my way to the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation... Read More

USUN Remarks at the 69th UN General Assembly Third Committee on Agenda Item 61: Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

U.S. Mission to the United Nations - New York, N.Y.

U.S. Counselor for Economic and Social Affairs, Jill Derderian

2014-11-05

Thank you, Madame Chair – and we thank UNHCR for its work and for its report. The United States remains a committed partner with UNHCR and the beneficiaries it serves,... Read More

USAID on Women's Economic Empowerment

U.S. Agency for International Development

Acting RDMA Mission Director, Carrie Thompson

2014-11-05

Good morning. It is a great pleasure for me to be here today and to extend a warm welcome to everyone in this Regional Policy Dialogue. I wish to thank... Read More

UPR 20th Session - Intervention for Slovenia

UN UPR 19th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

U.S. Delegation to the Human Rights Council

2014-11-04

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 20th Session page. Thank you, The United States warmly welcomes the Slovenian delegation to the UPR... Read More

U.S. Lauds Release of Handbook on Combating Forced Domestic Servitude

U.S. Mission to the OSCE - Vienna, Austria

2014-11-04

Today, the U.S. Permanent Representative to the OSCE Ambassador Daniel Baer joined Ambassador Madina Jarbussynova, OSCE Special Representative and Co-ordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings and Ambassador Thomas Greminger,... Read More

UPR 20th Session - Intervention for Madagascar

UN UPR 19th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

U.S. Delegation to the Human Rights Council

2014-11-03

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 20th Session page. Thank you Mr. President. The United States welcomes the Malagasy delegation to the... Read More

UPR 20th Session - Intervention for Iraq

UN UPR 19th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

U.S. Representative to the Human Rights Council, Ambassador Keith Harper

2014-11-03

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 20th Session page. The United States warmly welcomes the Iraqi delegation. The human rights situation in... Read More



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