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Helen Clark: Speech at a Public Side Event on “The Institutionalization of Women’s Leadership in Disaster Risk Reduction” at the World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

14 Mar 2015

It is a great pleasure to address this side event on ”The Institutionalization of Women’s Leadership in Disaster Risk Reduction”.

I would like to begin by thanking the City of Sendai for co-hosting this se…

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Statement by the Spokesperson on the ratification by Vietnam of two key human rights conventions

Vietnam’s recent ratification of both the UN Convention Against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment and the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is a cr…

First European Migration Forum: the human face of migration

On les appelle demandeurs d’asile, réfugiés, migrants. Ils viennent de différents pays et ont vécu des expériences différentes, mais tous recherchent la même chose: pouvoir vivre en paix.

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East Asia and the Pacific: Remarks on the U.S.-Asia Rebalance and Priorities

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Date: 01/27/2015 Description: Remarks by Assistant Secretary Danny Russel Remarks for the Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace (CICP) on the U.S.-Asia Rebalance and Priorities - State Dept Image Read More

Background Conference Call on Policy Changes in Cuba and the Release of Alan Gross

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Office of the Press Secretary

Via Telephone

10:02 A.M. EST

MS. MEEHAN:  Hi, everybody.  Thanks very much for joining this background call on policy changes to …

Press Releases: Remarks With Angolan Foreign Minister Georges Chikoti After Their Meeting

SECRETARY KERRY: Good afternoon, everybody. It’s a great pleasure for me to welcome Foreign Minister Chikoti of Angola to here in Washington, and very much appreciate the opportunity to reciprocate the foreign mi…

Speeches: Keynote Address at Human Rights First Summit

Elisa, thank you so much for having me, and for the work that Human Rights First does to make sure that the United States keeps fighting for and living by our values, something that we have reason to appreciate with

Peak youth – seizing the moment

LONDON, 25 November 2014 (IRIN) – We have accepted the concept “peak oil” – the point where oil production goes into an irreversi…