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Posted byon November 18, 2012 at 2:15 PM EDT
The first nation on the itinerary for President Obama's Asia trip is Thailand -- America's oldest friend on the continent, with diplomatic ties stretching back nearly 180 years.
Posted byon November 16, 2012 at 6:20 PM EDT
Last week, OSTP Director John P. Holdren joined USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah in launching the Higher Education Solutions Network (HESN) – a groundbreaking partnership between USAID and seven top universities that is designed to harness the ingenuity of faculty and students to help solve global development challenges.
Posted byon November 9, 2012 at 11:01 AM EDT
President Obama's policy approach to Burma has been to support reform and those championing it – an investment in Burma’s future that the President will personally reinforce later this month during his historic visit to Rangoon.
Posted byon October 26, 2012 at 4:15 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon October 25, 2012 at 12:54 PM EDT
Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for African Affairs Grant Harris met with young African leaders to discuss the U.S. Strategy Toward Sub-Saharan Africa and the President’s Young African Leaders Initiative.
Posted byon October 24, 2012 at 11:51 AM EDT
On the anniversary of the founding of the United Nations, we mark the progress we've made toward pursuing a lasting peace and promoting human dignity.
Posted byon October 23, 2012 at 12:53 PM EDT
U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk and Panamanian Minister of Commerce and Industry Ricardo Quijano signed a letter exchange setting October 31, 2012 for the entry-into-force of the U.S.-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA).
Posted byon October 5, 2012 at 5:46 PM EDT
Samantha Power and Valerie Jarrett take to Twitter for a Q&A about Equal Futures, a new partnership to advance the rights and opportunities of women and girls.
Posted byon October 5, 2012 at 10:16 AM EDT
Violence. Narco-trafficking. Illegal Immigration. A place of great insecurity. Listen to the national media and these are the images they would have you believe define and characterize the U.S.-Mexico Border.
Posted byon September 27, 2012 at 7:50 PM EDT
Following President Obama's speech about his administration’s efforts to combat human trafficking, White House Administration Officials joined a live video chat to answer questions from the public.