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FACT SHEET: Worker Rights in Focus – Exploitative Child Labor

The Office of International Labor Affairs

HumanRights.gov Staff

2011-07-13

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FACT SHEET: Worker Rights in Focus – Collective Bargaining

The Office of International Labor Affairs

HumanRights.gov Staff

2011-07-13

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FACT SHEET: Global Labor Programs at a Glance

The Office of International Labor Affairs

HumanRights.gov Staff

2011-07-13

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FACT SHEET: Promoting U.S. Foreign Policy on Labor Affairs

The Office of International Labor Affairs

HumanRights.gov Staff

2011-07-13

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FACT SHEET: The Labor Officer Function

The Office of International Labor Affairs

HumanRights.gov Staff

2011-07-13

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How to Ignite, or Quash, a Revolution in 140 Characters or Less

The Promise and Limitations of New Technologies in Spreading Democracy

New America Foundation, in partership with Slate and Arizona State University

2011-07-13

Do the Internet and social media empower Big Brother or individuals in autocratic regimes, or do they offer a rare level playing field? This year’s Arab Spring resurrected exuberant claims... Read More

Internet Freedom and Human Rights: The Obama Administration’s Perspective

Remarks to the New America Foundation “Future Tense” Conference, Washington, D.C.

Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner

2011-07-13

Assistant Secretary Posner at New America's Future Tense Conference, July 13, 2011Click here for more information about New America’s Future Tense Conference. I want to thank Slate and Arizona State... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Remarks With Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov After their Meeting

Remarks after the signing of an agreement between the United States of America and the Russian Federation regarding cooperation in adoption of children.

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton with Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov

2011-07-13

PARTICIPANT: The Secretary and the foreign minister are today signing an agreement between the United States of America and the Russian Federation regarding cooperation in adoption of children. (The document... Read More

Remarks by Ambassador Rice at a Security Council Debate on South Sudan and Sudan

United States Mission to the United Nations, New York, NY

U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Ambassador Susan E. Rice

2011-07-13

Thank you, Mr. President. Last Saturday, I had the honor of heading the U.S. delegation to Juba to celebrate South Sudan’s independence. It was a deeply moving day. After a... Read More

Assistant Secretary Posner's Testimony on Syria

Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, United States House of Representatives

Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Michael H. Posner

2011-07-12

Good morning, Mr. Chairman and distinguished Members of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission. I would like to thank you and the Members of the Commission for holding this important... Read More

Undersecretary Otero's Remarks at Open Government Partnership Reception

Undersecretary of State Maria Otero

2011-07-12

As prepared Good evening, and welcome to the Diplomatic Reception Rooms of the State Department. It is a distinct honor to have you all here with us this evening. I... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Remarks with Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio Patriota at the Open Government Partnership High-Level Meeting

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio Patriota

2011-07-12

SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you very much, and welcome to the State Department. As you might tell from Under Secretary Otero’s remarks and those of you who were part of the... Read More

Centropa Summer Academy Program: Special Envoy Rosenthal's Remarks to Educators for Holocaust Education Program

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal

2011-07-12

Good afternoon! Ladies and Gentlemen, it is an honor to have the opportunity to talk with you today. As educators, you play a critical role to help develop the next... Read More

Statement by Special Envoy Rosenthal on the 16th Anniversary of the Srebrenica Massacre

With Ambassador Moon, meeting with Summer University students at Srebrenica

Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal

2011-07-11

Special Envoy Rosenthal amidst 613 coffins to be interned at the 16th anniversary commemoration of the Screbrenica massacre. On this 16th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre, as one who combats... Read More

Remarks by Ambassador Rice in an Explanation of Vote on Resolution 1997

U.S. Mission to the United Nations, New York, NY

U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Ambassador Susan E. Rice

2011-07-11

The United States deeply regrets the necessity to vote on this resolution to end the UNMIS mandate. We call on the Government of Sudan yet again to reconsider its demand... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Remarks with E.U. High Representative Catherine Ashton

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton

2011-07-11

SECRETARY CLINTON: Good afternoon, everyone. And it is, as always, a delight to welcome High Representative Ashton back to the State Department for the continuing consultations that we have been... Read More

Statement by President Obama in Recognition of the Republic of South Sudan

President Barack Obama

2011-07-09

I am proud to declare that the United States formally recognizes the Republic of South Sudan as a sovereign and independent state upon this day, July 9, 2011. After so... Read More

Statement by Secretary Clinton Congratulating the Republic of South Sudan on Its Independence

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-07-09

I am delighted to join President Obama in congratulating the Republic of South Sudan on its independence today. The realization of this historic day is a testament to the tireless... Read More

Remarks by Ambassador Rice At a Ceremony Marking the Independence of the Republic of South Sudan

Juba, South Sudan

United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations Ambassador Susan E. Rice

2011-07-09

Ladies and gentlemen, distinguished guests, President Kiir— I am honored to represent the United States at this hour of celebration. It is my particular privilege to lead such a distinguished,... Read More

Independence Day for South Sudan

Originally Appeared in the Washington Post

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-07-09

This weekend, in Juba, South Sudan, Africa’s 54th nation was born. Millions of people are celebrating a new national identity and new national promise. Like on our own July Independence... Read More



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