“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
The 45-member U.N.
Margarita Lopez begins to speak about the horrible events that marked the end of her daughter's life in a low, even t
Now that world leaders have addressed the United Nations General Assembly, it's time to think about the role of globa
It is an honor to take part in today's forum, and to be joined by so many distinguished Heads of State and Government
While the world has made significant strides in expanding opportunity for women and girls, continued inequalities rem
Melanne Verveer, Ambassador at Large for Global Women's Issues, will travel to Belgium on September 17 - 18, 2012, to
Two U.S. government agencies, the Department of State and the U.S.
Over the course of a decade and through the administrations of two presidents of different political parties, the Uni
When three women, including Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, an alumna of Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), rece
SECRETARY CLINTON: (Applause.) Well, thank you so much.
A new action plan opens far-reaching possibilities to improve the security of women and the world.
The United States hopes to prevent and defuse conflicts by getting more women seated at negotiating tables around the
This week in NY was the annual opening of the UN General Assembly where heads of states make their speeches.
Judging from her résumé, Leah Cox has the makings of a solid political candidate.
The proposals of four Turkish nongovernmental organizations focusing on women's empowerment will be funded by the Uni
The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) announced today that its initiative on gender and peacebuilding is now be
Women can be a major power in convincing Mideast leaders to agree to a comprehensive Arab-Israeli peace deal, U.S.
The September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks brought about many changes in American society.
Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer, Executive Director of the White House Council on Women
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke briefly yesterday about the need for Afghan women and girls to be involved i
SECRETARY CLINTON: Well, good afternoon, everyone.
Pink wigged-protesters and hundreds of other demonstrators wielding posters calling for peace converged on Copley Squ