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FACT SHEET: The Organization for Economic and Cooperative Development to Support Middle East and North Africa Transitions

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Spokesperson

2012-05-23

The State Department, through its office of the U.S. – Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI), is pleased to announce $1.5 million in funding to the Organization for Economic and Cooperative... Read More

UPR 13th Session - Intervention for Finland

U.S. Department of State

2012-05-23

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 13th Session page. The United States warmly welcomes Minister Heidi Hautala and the Finnish delegation to... Read More

"Active Remembrance: Experiences and the Future" to Mark 20 Years of Austrian Holocaust Memorial Service

Embassy of Austria, Washington, D.C.

Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal

2012-05-23

It is my pleasure to help mark the twentieth (20th) anniversary of the Austrian Holocaust Memorial Service, the Austrian Service Abroad. I understand that some of you are currently serving... Read More

UPR 13th Session - Intervention for Tunisia

U.S. Department of State

2012-05-22

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 13th Session page. The United States warmly welcomes Minister Samir Dilou and the Tunisian delegation to the... Read More

UPR 13th Session - Intervention for Morocco

U.S. Department of State

2012-05-22

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 13th Session page. The United States warmly welcomes Minister Mustafa Ramid and the delegation of the... Read More

FACT SHEET: U.S. Government Assistance to Yemen

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Spokesperson

2012-05-22

Three months ago, the Yemeni people inspired the world by bringing unprecedented political change to their country. Yemen’s transition represents an important step forward, but more work lies ahead. Together... Read More

UPR 13th Session - Intervention for Bahrain

U.S. Department of State

2012-05-21

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 13th Session page. The United States warmly welcomes Dr. Salah bin Ali Abdulrahman and the Bahrain... Read More

UPR 13th Session - Intervention for Ecuador

U.S. Department of State

2012-05-21

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 13th Session page. The United States warmly welcomes Vice President Lenin Moreno and the Ecuadorian delegation... Read More

Health and Human Services Secretary Sebelius at the World Health Assembly Gender Equity Panel

Geneva, Switzerland

U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius

2012-05-21

I’m pleased to be here with you today to support Director General Chan’s commitment to make gender, equity and human rights a priority in all of WHO’s work around the... Read More

Health and Human Services Secretary Sebelius Leads “Breaking Down Barriers” Panel Discussion on Health Care for LGBT Persons

Geneva, Switzerland

U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius

2012-05-21

While all countries are unique, with different languages, cultures, and histories – as health ministers, we have the same job: to promote and protect the health of all our citizens. ... Read More

Universal Periodic Review - 13th Session

U.S. Department of State

2012-05-21

The United States believes the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) has the potential to effect real change in countries throughout the world.  The UPR is not just something that occurs in... Read More

Democracy, Human Rights, Refugees: Humanitarian Assistance to Yemen

Washington, DC

Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration Kelly Clements and USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance Christa Capozzola

2012-05-21

MR. VENTRELL: Hi. Good afternoon, everyone, and thanks for joining the call. Today we have with us Deputy Assistant Secretary for Population, Refugees, and Migration Kelly Clements and USAID Deputy... Read More

FACT SHEET: Open Governance and Participation for Arab Countries in Transition

Camp David, Maryland

U.S. Department of State, Officer of the Spokesperson

2012-05-21

G-8 Leaders met today at Camp David to carry forward the work of Deauville Partnership with Arab Countries in Transition, which was launched as a long-term, enduring partnership to respond... Read More

FACT SHEET: International Exchanges for Arab Countries in Transition

Camp David, Maryland

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Spokesperson

2012-05-21

G-8 Leaders met today at Camp David to carry forward the work of the Deauville Partnership with Arab Countries in Transition, which was launched as a long-term, enduring partnership to... Read More

FACT SHEET: Finance for Arab Countries in Transition

Camp David, Maryland

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Spokesperson

2012-05-21

The Middle East and North Africa region is undergoing one of the most important transitions of our time. The G-8 launched the Deauville Partnership with Arab Countries in Transition to... Read More

FACT SHEET: Asset Recovery Action Plan for Arab Countries in Transition

Camp David, Maryland

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Spokesperson

2012-05-21

G-8 Leaders met today at Camp David to carry forward the work of the Deauville Partnership with Arab Countries in Transition, which was launched as a long-term, enduring partnership to... Read More

Further Collaboration on Rule of Law Development in Moldova

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Spokesperson

2012-05-21

On Monday, May 21, U.S. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs Brian A. Nichols and Moldova's General Secretary Victor Bodiu signed an amendment... Read More

FACT SHEET: G-8 Action on the Deauville Partnership with Arab Countries in Transition

Camp David, Maryland

The White House

2012-05-19

A year after the historic events across the Middle East and North Africa began to unfold, the aspirations of people of the region for freedom, human rights, democracy, job opportunities,... Read More

Remarks by the President Obama Before Working Session with G8 Leaders

Camp David, Maryland

President Barack Obama

2012-05-19

THE PRESIDENT: All right, everybody, listen up. First of all, I want to welcome all the leaders here. The press, you're welcome as long as you don't break anything. (Laughter.) ... Read More

Ambassador Rice at U.N. on Sudan and Syria

New York, New York

Ambassador Rice, Permanent Representative of the United States to the United Nations

2012-05-18

Translated: Englishربي Reporter: Today’s the deadline date for Sudan, for them to come to the talks. And they haven’t been to the talks. Ambassador Rice: They’re not there yet. Reporter:... Read More



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