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Benefits of Space Security for Development in Africa

Benefits of Space Security for Development in Africa

Remarks Frank A. Rose Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance Tanzania…

U.S. Resumes Operations at Embassy Bangui, Central African Republic

U.S. Resumes Operations at Embassy Bangui, Central African Republic

US Embassy – Bangui, CAR State Department Photo Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State…

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Sec. Kerry Hold Press Conference

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Sec. Kerry Hold Press Conference

State Department Photo Cairo, Egypt September 13, 2014 FOREIGN MINISTER SHOUKRY: (Via interpreter) Today we…

U.S. State Department Counselor Thomas A. Shannon Travels to Kenya and Uganda

U.S. State Department Counselor Thomas A. Shannon Travels to Kenya and Uganda

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 11, 2014 Counselor to the…

U.S. Special Envoy Feingold Travels to Rwanda and the D.R.C.

U.S. Special Envoy Feingold Travels to Rwanda and the D.R.C.

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 10, 2014 U.S. Special Envoy…

U.S. Commends Mozambique for Agreement To End Hostilities

U.S. Commends Mozambique for Agreement To End Hostilities

Mozambican President, Armando Guebuza (L) and rebel Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama sign a peace deal…

PHOTO GALLERY

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Republic of Swaziland’s National Day

Department of State Washington, DC September 5, 2014 On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I send best wishes to the people of the Kingdom of Swaziland on your independence day. I am proud of our work together to fight HIV/AIDS and improve the health of all Swazis. Our partnership…

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Republic of Swaziland’s National Day

Benefits of Space Security for Development in Africa

Remarks Frank A. Rose Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH) Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania September 8, 2014 Thank you so much for having me here today. It is an honor to be here at COSTECH and to have the opportunity to speak with you.…

Benefits of Space Security for Development in Africa

U.S. State Department Counselor Thomas A. Shannon Travels to Kenya and Uganda

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 11, 2014 Counselor to the Department Thomas A. Shannon is traveling to Kenya and Uganda from September 12-15. He will be accompanied by Steven Feldstein, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor. The Counselor will meet with senior Kenyan officials to discuss regional…

U.S. State Department Counselor Thomas A. Shannon Travels to Kenya and Uganda

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs in Africa

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 28, 2014 Twenty-nine women entrepreneurs from 26 African countries arrive in the United States this week to explore ways to expand their businesses and generate prosperity in their communities. The women in this year’s African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) join a network that has generated…

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs in Africa

USAID-Funded Diaphragm Approved for Use in Malawi

USAID Global Health Update September 10, 2014 The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and partner organization PATH are pleased to announce that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Caya® contoured diaphragm for marketing in the United States. The Caya® contoured diaphragm is a one-size-fits-most barrier method developed in collaboration between…

USAID-Funded Diaphragm Approved for Use in Malawi

HEALTH

USAID-Funded Diaphragm Approved for Use in Malawi

USAID-Funded Diaphragm Approved for Use in Malawi

USAID Global Health Update September 10, 2014 The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and partner organization PATH are pleased to announce that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Caya® contoured diaphragm for marketing in the…

U.S. Authorizes Departure of Eligible Family Members from Sierra Leone

U.S. Authorizes Departure of Eligible Family Members from Sierra Leone

Marie Harf Deputy Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC August…

Sec. Kerry Tours the Fistula Clinic at St. Joseph’s Hospital, DRC

Sec. Kerry Tours the Fistula Clinic at St. Joseph’s Hospital, DRC

State Department Photo Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo May 4, 2014 Your Excellency Bishop…

Sec. Kerry’s Remarks During Visit to Gandhi Memorial Hospital in Addis Ababa

Sec. Kerry’s Remarks During Visit to Gandhi Memorial Hospital in Addis Ababa

Photo credit: REUTERS/Saul Loeb Gandhi Memorial Hospital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia May 1, 2014 SECRETARY KERRY:…

CULTURE

Youth Soccer Coaches from North Africa Visit United States Ahead of the World Cup

Youth Soccer Coaches from North Africa Visit United States Ahead of the World Cup

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC June 2, 2014 As the world’s…

U.S. Asst. Sec. for Educational & Cultural Affairs Evan Ryan Travels to Uganda and Rwanda

U.S. Asst. Sec. for Educational & Cultural Affairs Evan Ryan Travels to Uganda and Rwanda

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC January 31, 2014 Assistant Secretary for…

LIONS@FRICA Partnership: Teaching Coding Skills to Africa’s Youth

LIONS@FRICA Partnership: Teaching Coding Skills to Africa’s Youth

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC December 13, 2013 In recognition of…

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs in Africa

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs in Africa

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 28, 2014 Twenty-nine women entrepreneurs from 26 African countries arrive in the United States this week to explore ways to expand their businesses and generate prosperity in their communities. The…

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