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Secretary Clinton: Remarks with Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard Before Their Meeting

2011-03-08

  Remarks Treaty Room Washington, DC SECRETARY CLINTON: Good morning. Well, this is an especially auspicious and delightful occasion to welcome the prime minister here on any day, but especially... Read More

The U.S. Response to the UN Human Rights Council Working Group Report

2011-03-08

1. The Government of the United States has carefully reviewed the 228 recommendations received during its Universal Periodic Review (“UPR”). This response reflects our continuing endeavor, in consultation with civil... Read More

David DiGiovanna, Deputy Counselor, Refugee and Migration Affairs: U.S. Government Humanitarian Assistance for People Fleeing the Crisis in Libya

2011-03-07

U.S. Government Humanitarian Assistance for People Fleeing the Crisis in Libya Remarks David DiGiovanna, Deputy Counselor, Refugee and Migration Affairs Launch of the Regional Flash Appeal Following Recent Events in... Read More

Presidential Memorandum: Unexpected Urgent Refugee and Migration Needs Related to Libya

2011-03-07

Presidential Determination No. 2011-8 MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATE By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States, including section... Read More

President Obama and Prime Minister Gillard of Australia:Remarks After Bilateral Meeting

2011-03-07

PLEASE ADD VIDEO The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release Oval Office PRESIDENT OBAMA: Well, I just want to provide a hearty welcome to Prime Minister... Read More

The 100 Women Initiative: Empowering Women and Girls through International Exchanges

2011-03-07

Fact Sheet Office of the Spokesman Washington, DC “In the 21st century, statecraft cannot just be government-to-government. It has to be government-to-people, and most importantly, people-to-people. So we are always... Read More

Secretary Clinton Op-Ed: Women’s Work-More, Earn-Less Plan Hurts

2011-03-07

Secretary Clinton marked the 100th Anniversary of International Women’s Day with an op-ed published by the Bloomberg News Wire. The full text of the Secretary’s op-ed follows: Women’s Work-More, Earn-Less... Read More

The 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day on March 8 2011

2011-03-07

  And in translation at the following links: Arabic, Chinese, Dari, French, Hungarian, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Urdu March 8th is the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day. And,... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Munich Security Conference Plenary Session Remarks

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-05

Remarks Hillary Rodham Clinton Secretary of State Munich, Germany MODERATOR: The Secretary of State of the United States of America Hillary Clinton, welcome. You were here in the earlier capacity... Read More

Internet Freedom: Promoting Human Rights in the Digital Age – A Panel Discussion

Ambassador Eileen Donahoe, Assistant Secretary Michael Posner, Brett Solomon, Richard Allan, and Peter Barron

2011-03-04

Internet Freedom Panel Discussion, Geneva, Switzerland March 4, 2011. From left to right: Ambassador Eileen Donahoe, Assitant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Brett Solomon, Richard Allan, and Peter Barron. Photo courtesy... Read More

United Nations Press Conference on Internet Freedom in Geneva, Switzerland: Promoting Human Rights in the Digital Age

2011-03-04

PLEASE ADD PHOTOS Michael Posner Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights & Labor Ambassador Eileen Donahoe U.S. Representative to the HRC Richard Allan Director of Policy for Europe,... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Statement on the Violence in Cote d’Ivoire

2011-03-04

The United States strongly condemns Laurent Gbagbo’s acts of violence perpetrated against the people of Cote d’Ivoire, including his security forces’ attack yesterday on unarmed women demonstrators that left seven... Read More

United Nations Panel Discussion on Internet Freedom in Geneva, Switzerland: Promoting Human Rights in the Digital Age

Conference on Internet Freedom, United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner and Ambassador Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe with Brett Solomon, Executive Director, Access; Richard Allan, Director of Policy for Europe, Middle East and Africa Facebook; Peter Barron, Director, External Relations, Google EMEA

2011-03-04

  AMBASSADOR DONAHOE: Thank you all for being here today. We’re very excited to welcome you to this event on “Internet Freedom, Promoting Human Rights in the Digital Age” which... Read More

Secretary Clinton on the 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-03

Fifty years ago a pilot program called the Peace Corps started with President Kennedy’s signature, led by Sargent Shriver and fueled by the compassion and generosity of the American people.... Read More

United States-Poland Democracy Dialogue

2011-03-03

Media Note Office of the Spokesman Washington, DC Secretary of State Clinton and Foreign Minister Sikorski announced today their intention to expand the U.S.-Poland Strategic Dialogue to include a Democracy... Read More

Remarks by President Obama and President Calderón of Mexico at Joint Press Conference

President Barack Obama

2011-03-03

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release March 03, 2011 Remarks by President Obama and President Calderón of Mexico at Joint Press Conference East Room ***Please... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Press Statement on Assassination of Pakistan Federal Minister for Minorities Affairs Shahbaz Bhatti

2011-03-02

Hillary Rodham Clinton Secretary of State Washington, DC I am shocked and outraged by the assassination today of Pakistan’s Federal Minister for Minorities Affairs Shahbaz Bhatti. This was an attack... Read More

Statement by the President on the Assassination of Shahbaz Bhatti

The White House, Office of the Press Secretary

2011-03-02

I am deeply saddened by the assassination of Pakistan’s Minister for Minority Affairs Shahbaz Bhatti today in Islamabad, and condemn in the strongest possible terms this horrific act of violence.... Read More

UN General Assembly Suspends Libya’s Human Rights Council Membership

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-01

The United States applauds the move by the UN General Assembly to suspend Libya’s membership rights in the Human Rights Council in Geneva. We continue to demand an immediate halt... Read More

Secretary Clinton on the FY2012 State and USAID Budget Request

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-01

Thank you very much, Madame Chairman, and congratulations on your assuming this post. And I want to thank you publicly for traveling to Haiti with our team on behalf of... Read More



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