VIDEO: U.S. Participation in the First Global Refugee Forum

The United States was proud to participate in the first Global Refugee Forum this week in Geneva and to reaffirm of our ongoing humanitarian assistance leadership. The needs of people affected by conflict and persecution are still greater than the support offered. More donors need to do more to ensure human dignity of all refugees. …

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VIDEO: Working Internationally to Protect U.S. Consumers

In our interconnected world, protecting consumers in the United States and around the world from hazardous products requires international cooperation. Recently a group of countries came together at the United Nations in Geneva to improve coordination and to share best practices for protecting families from products that pose fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazards. Richard …

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VIDEO: Promoting Vaccine Confidence – World Health Assembly 2019

HS Secretary Alex Azar joined top health officials and global health partners at a World Health Assembly side event to look at ways to boost public trust in vaccines as our most reliable front line defense against disease. WHO Director General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus delivered closing remarks at the event entitled “Promoting Vaccine Confidence: …

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