International Health

A Test of Global Citizenship: Secretary Kerry Calls for Collective Global Response to Ebola

Secretary Kerry

No one country, no individual group of nations is going to resolve this problem by themselves. This is going […]

Secretary Kerry Delivers Remarks at UNAIDS

We are making an AIDS-free generation a closer reality for a lot of folks all around the world.

Remarks by the President on the Ebola Outbreak

Faced with this outbreak, the world is looking to us, the United States, and it’s a responsibility that we embrace.

Humanitarian Aid

Professional Fellows Exchange Program Empowers Young Leaders

More than 200 emerging leaders from 45 countries and territories arrive in cities across the United States this month […]

U.S. Delegation to the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference in Busan #Plenipot14

Ambassador Pamela Hamamoto will join the multiagency delegation led by Ambassador Daniel Sepulveda.

U.S. Participation in the 29th Round of Geneva International Discussions on Georgia

The United States reaffirmed its commitment to the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Georgia within its internationally recognized borders, […]


Resources for the Future Policy Leadership Forum: Climate Change Discussion with the EPA

Simply put: the economy isn’t a reason to fear action, it’s a reason to take it.

Launch of Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture

The launch of the Global Alliance offers the opportunity to share knowledge, make investments, and develop policies that will […]

Our Ocean: Next Steps on Sustainable Fishing and Marine-Protected Areas

The fact is that the connection between a healthy ocean and life itself for every single person on Earth […]

Intellectual Property

U.S. Statement at Opening of WIPO General Assembly

Ambassador Hamamoto delivered the U.S. Opening Statement at the Fifty-Fourth Series of Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO on September 22.

Media Note: WIPO General Assembly

Opening day of the General Assembly of the World Intellectual Property Organization.

Key Forms of Intellectual Property Protection

McDonald’s trademarked golden arches outside restaurant (AP Images)

Intellectual property is a valuable asset for an entrepreneur. It consists of inventions, literary and artistic works, symbols, images, […]