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  • Open Science for a Changing Planet

    Rebecca Moore is being honored as a Champion of Change for the vision she has demonstrated and for her commitment to open science.

  • Celebrating and Supporting Native Fathers

    ACF’s vision for fatherhood is that every parent is actively engaged in his child’s healthy development, and intellectual, emotional and financial well-being. Strengthening and supporting families is the mission critical effort to all of the programs that ACF operates from Head Start to TANF, to the Office of Child Support.

  • Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS)

    This year's Memorial Day allows us to remember our fallen soldiers and reflect on the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), which was established to provide ongoing peer-based emotional support to anyone who is grieving the death of a loved one who served in the Armed Forces.

  • Commitment to Service & Community

    Lusiana Tuga Hansen shares her story of helping establish Polynesian Association of Alaska (PAOA)

  • National Strategy for the Arctic Region Announced

    The National Strategy for the Arctic Region sets forth the United States Government’s
    strategic priorities for the Arctic region.

  • A Strategy for the Arctic, Informed by Sound Science

    Today, the Obama Administration released the first-ever National Strategy for the Arctic Region—an approach to protecting national security, promoting environmental stewardship, supporting native cultures, providing for appropriate economic development, and strengthening international cooperation in the Arctic region.

  • Protecting Our Interests in the Arctic

    Today, the Obama Administration released a National Strategy for the Arctic Region that outlines our Nation’s priorities over the next 10 years. The National Ocean Policy Implementation Plan will play an important role in achieving those priorities by better leveraging Federal resources, streamlining decision-making, and encouraging collaboration among Federal agencies, states, and marine stakeholders on ocean issues.

  • Warrior Transition Battalion Alaska

    The US Army Warrior Transition Command supports the Army's commitment to the rehabilitation and successful transition of wounded, ill, or injured Soldiers.

  • ACHP Adopts Plan to Support the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

  • Sunshine Week: In Celebration of Transparency

    Sunshine Week is a good time to reflect on the notable steps the Administration has taken in the last year-and-a-half to fulfill its commitment to implement the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI)—a voluntary, global effort designed to increase transparency, strengthen the accountability of natural resource revenues, and build public trust for the governance of these vital activities.