All articles from: July, 2016

U.S. Statement at the Trade Policy Review of People’s Republic of China

China’s accession to the WTO in 2001 brought on dramatic changes, both for China and its trading partners. China’s agreement to be bound by the internationally agreed rules of the WTO not only led to many significant revisions to China’s trade and investment regime, but also generated a greater willingness in enterprises around the world to strengthen and expand trade and investment ties with China.

Read more

Remarks by Ambassador Pamela Hamamoto at the 2016 PEPFAR Annual Meeting in Durban

Durban2

If we are to truly get on the fast track to ending the AIDS epidemic, we need to surround vulnerable populations – in particular adolescent girls and young women – with comprehensive support and services in every aspect of their lives. Time and again, research and experience have shown that holistic, multi-sectoral responses lead to better outcomes for women and girls, and therefore for their families and their communities.

Read more

Statement by the United States at the July 19, 2016, DSB Meeting

Statement by the United States at the Meeting of the WTO Dispute Settlement Body as delivered in Geneva on July 19, 2016.

Read more

PEPFAR Welcomes the Return of the International HIV/AIDS Conference to Africa

PEPFAR Invests $85 Million to Drive Innovation for Adolescent Girls and Young Women.

Read more

United States Reassures Support to South Sudan

The United States wants to reassure the people and the government of South Sudan that we are not planning, nor will plan, to target any government or military leaders; nor will we import special military equipment with the goal of destabilizing South Sudan.

Read more

The United States is Deeply Concerned by Bahraini Court Decision to Dissolve the Opposition Al Wefaq Political Society

This ruling is the latest in a series of disconcerting steps in Bahrain, including the Government of Bahrain’s revocation of Sheikh Isa Qassem’s citizenship and the arrest of human rights activist Nabil Rajab.

Read more

Announcement: Provision and Installation of new Doors and Windows

The U.S. Mission intends to equip one of its residence with new doors and windows.

Read more

Packing and Shipping Services

The U.S. Mission to the UN in Geneva invites you to submit a quotation for worldwide Packing/Crating and Shipping Services.

Read more

Statement by President Barack Obama on the Attack in Nice, France

Nice

Statement by the President on the Attack in Nice, France On behalf of the American people, I condemn in the strongest terms what appears to be a horrific terrorist attack in Nice, France, which killed and wounded dozens of innocent civilians. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and other loved ones of those […]

Read more

Statement by President Obama on the One Year Anniversary of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action

Today marks one year since the conclusion of the Iran nuclear deal—known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)—by representatives of the United States, Iran, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, China, Russia, and the European Union. Over the last year, the Iran Deal has succeeded in rolling back Iran’s nuclear program, avoiding further conflict and making us safer.

Read more