International Health

Secretary Kerry: Press Statement on the Release of The National Security Strategy

National Security Strategy

This National Security Strategy is a blueprint to leverage America’s leadership in a more complicated world than many people […]

VIDEO: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Addresses WHO Executive Board

EPA's Gina McCarthy at the WHO

EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy addressed the Executive Board of the World Health Organization January 29, 2015. Video footage of her […]

Remarks by Assistant Secretary Kolker at WHO Executive Board Special Session on Ebola

The U.S. Delegation at the WHO Executive Board Special Session on Ebola

WHO’s EB adopts consensus resolution co-sponsored by the United States aimed at improving WHO’s capacity to respond to global […]

Humanitarian Aid

United States Provides $125 million to the World Food Program for the Syria Crisis

More than $50 million of this funding will support WFP’s distribution of monthly food parcels to the 4 million […]

Secretary Kerry: Press Statement on the Release of The National Security Strategy

This National Security Strategy is a blueprint to leverage America’s leadership in a more complicated world than many people […]

Ambassador Hamamoto: Remarks at the Launch of “The Future She Deserves”

I believe we have a critical role to play here in Geneva. In fact, we don’t just have a […]

Environment

Nomination of Dr. Chris Field as Chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

The election for IPCC chair will take place during the 42nd session of the IPCC from October 6-10, 2015.

Secretary Kerry: Press Statement on the Release of The National Security Strategy

National Security Strategy

This National Security Strategy is a blueprint to leverage America’s leadership in a more complicated world than many people […]

EPA Administrator McCarthy: Environmental Concerns are Public Health Concerns

WEB

As the head of the U.S. regulating body charged with protecting public health and the environment, let me say […]

Intellectual Property

U.S. Deposits Instrument of Ratification to Geneva Act of Hague Agreement on Registration of Industrial Designs

WIPOSigning

This marks the last step in the membership process for the United States to become a Member of […]

Outcomes from the ITU 2014 Plenipotentiary Conference #PP14

The U.S. delegation achieved its four primary objectives, and all outcomes were agreed by consensus with other member states.

U.S. Expresses Disappointment at Outcome and Conduct of WIPO Conference on Lisbon Agreement

The United States is deeply disappointed by the outcome and conduct of the recent preparatory committee of the “Diplomatic […]