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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.
Posted byon September 26, 2012 at 3:20 PM EDT
Join us on Thursday, September 27th at 12:00 p.m. EDT, for a White House Google+ Hangout to learn more about the Obama Administration’s efforts to combat human trafficking at home and abroad.
Posted byon September 25, 2012 at 1:50 PM EDT
As we head into the solemn day of the Jewish Calendar, I wanted to call your attention to the President's speech this morning to the United Nations General Assembly. The speech covered several topics, including freedom of speech and human rights.