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Posted byon September 7, 2012 at 11:22 AM EST
The Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development shares an update on how U.S. support is helping the people of Yemen implement long-overdue political, military, and economic reforms
Posted byon August 30, 2012 at 2:06 PM EST
Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes sits down to discuss what to expect from the upcoming speech the President will deliver to service members at Fort Bliss.
Posted byon August 30, 2012 at 12:31 PM EST
On August 31st, 2010, President Obama announced the end of combat missions in Iraq. Two years later, the President will speak to troops at Fort Bliss, Texas and we're calling on all Americans to share their messages of thanks and support for our veterans, troops, and military families.
Posted byon August 21, 2012 at 2:53 PM EST
The United States is making it easier for individuals to contribute to earthquake relief efforts in Iran.
Posted byon August 14, 2012 at 9:10 AM EST
USDA was honored to join forces with USAID and Islamic Relief USA to host the department’s 4th annual Iftar celebration. The event welcomed over 170 guests, including representatives from humanitarian organizations, faith-based groups and federal employees. This year’s Iftar called attention to the importance of reducing food insecurity abroad with the theme “Feed the Future: Together We Can.”
Posted byon August 9, 2012 at 10:21 AM EST
President Obama discusses the shooting in Oak Creek, Wisconsin with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
Posted byon August 7, 2012 at 5:52 PM EST
The San Diego International Rescue Committee (IRC), the recipient of a Social Innovation Fund grant, helps refugees gain financial stability in their new homes.
Posted byon August 2, 2012 at 8:40 AM EST
Monday, White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew visited the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York (JCRC), the latest in a series of community forums. While at JCRC he engaged in a dialogue with a cross section of Jewish community leaders in the New York metropolitan area. The wide ranging conversation covered topics in the areas of domestic and foreign policy.
At First Meeting, President's Advisory Council on Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships Takes Up Issue of Human TraffickingPosted byon August 1, 2012 at 5:33 PM EST
The issue of trafficking in persons and modern day slavery will be the focus of the President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. This year’s President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships held its first meeting Monday and Tuesday, July 30-31st at the White House. The Advisory Council is a group of diverse religious and non-profit leaders appointed to give recommendations to government on forming effective partnerships with faith-based and community groups.
Posted byon August 1, 2012 at 4:18 PM EST
The White House Cybersecurity Coordinator highlights some recent initiatives in cybersecurity preparedness.