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Posted byon July 2, 2013 at 1:05 PM EST
The First Lady ends her trip by attending an African First Ladies Summit entitled “Investing in Women: Strengthening Africa” which was co-sponsored by our former First Lady, Mrs. Laura Bush.
Posted byon July 1, 2013 at 4:38 PM EST
When we stepped off the plane in Tanzania today, we received a welcome that warmed our hearts and made us feel right at home.
Posted byon June 29, 2013 at 1:05 PM EST
We brought together students here in South Africa with students across the U.S. for a lively town hall about the importance of education.
Posted byon June 28, 2013 at 4:39 PM EST
Today, we arrived in South Africa, and I couldn’t be more excited, because two years ago, I visited this country for the first time with my mother and daughters, and it was one of the most amazing experiences of my life.
Posted byon June 28, 2013 at 7:35 AM EST
More than 150 states have approved a landmark treaty that holds the potential to open up a world of knowledge for the nearly 340 million people worldwide who are blind, visually impaired, or have other print disabilities.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 12:30 PM EST
President Obama signed an Executive Order establishing a White House Council on Native American Affairs, which will help to continue to strengthen our federal partnership with Tribal Nations.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 12:02 PM EST
On Saturday, June 29th, the First Lady is hosting a special event that will connect young people in South Africa with young people in the U.S. to discuss the importance of education and our shared future - and you can be a part of it.
Posted byon June 15, 2013 at 4:30 AM EST
President Obama discusses Father’s Day and notes that nothing substitutes for the love and support of the presence of a parent in a child’s life.
Posted byon May 28, 2013 at 4:07 PM EST
On Friday, May 31st, the White House will host a "We The Geeks" Google+ Hangout on asteroids with Lori Garver, Bill Nye, Ed Lu, Peter Diamandis, and Jose Luis Galache.
Posted byon May 28, 2013 at 2:47 PM EST
President Obama sends a message to the White House email list, asking Americans to support the rebuilding efforts in Moore, Oklahoma.