Today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Intel Corporation announced an expansion of their ongoing collaboration to utilize technology to further economic and social development around the world.... Read More
In these frontline states and in all countries facing instability, we put a special focus on protecting universal human rights, increasing political participation, and enforcing the rule of law. It... Read More
Thank you and good evening. I am delighted to join you at the opening of this timely international forum, "Ukraine at the Crossroads." I commend the organizations who have brought... Read More
QUESTION: Yes. A new footage showing execution of 12-year-old son of LTTE leader Prabhakaran has surfaced. Do you have any comments on that with the Sri Lankan delegation lobbying hard... Read More
QUESTION:Yeah. On Syria, have you received any update from Kofi Annan regarding his mission? He was expecting an answer today from the Syrian authorities. Have you got any update?
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The following statement was delivered by Somalia on behalf of the following countries:
Albania, Austria, Belgium, Benin, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Estonia,... Read More
The United States welcomes the report of Special Rapporteur Ojea Quintana and thanks him for all of his work. The United States welcomes his visits to Burma in August 2011... Read More
When I first floated the idea for this event to a friend of mine, he told me it sounded like a logistical nightmare: an exchange by DVC involving two separate... Read More
Translations for the 2011 Human Rights Reports will be added to this page when... Read More
SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you very much Foreign Secretary Hague for calling us together. Secretary General, thank you very much for your leadership.
Today, we gather to discuss the wave of... Read More
SECRETARY CLINTON: Good afternoon, everyone. Before I begin, let me say that like many Americans, I was shocked and saddened by the killings of innocent Afghan villagers this weekend. We... Read More
Thank you, Madame President. The United States welcomes the report of Special Rapporteur Ahmed Shaheed and thanks him for his thorough work. As demonstrated by the Special Rapporteur’s first two... Read More
The United States remains deeply disturbed by ongoing human rights violations around the world.
In Syria, we condemn the slaughter, torture, kidnapping, and detention of peaceful protesters, journalists... Read More
Thank you, Madame President.
The United States thanks the commission of inquiry on Syria for its exceptional reporting on the ongoing human rights crisis there and welcomes its most recent... Read More
MERYL STREEP: Thank you. I feel like I’ve been plugged into an energy source that’s bigger than the one generated by oil, gas, coal, or nuclear. It’s girl power. (Cheers.)... Read More
On Friday, March 9, 2012, Secretary Clinton and The Rockefeller Foundation President Dr. Judith Rodin announced the recipients of the Secretary’s Innovation Award for the Empowerment of Women and Girls.
... Read More
Hannah Rosenthal serves as the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism at the Department of State.
In my job as Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, I... Read More
Explanation of Vote at the Commission on the Status of Women on a Draft Resolution on the Situation of, and Assistance to, Palestinian Women
We take the floor... Read More
Muhamed Veliu: First of all, welcome to Top Channel. It is a great pleasure for me to interview you and thank you for giving me this opportunity. Hannah, I’d like... Read More
QUESTION: First of all, welcome to Top Channel. It is a great pleasure for me to interview you and thank you for giving me this opportunity. Hannah, I’d like to... Read More