921Feb 20, 2013
Book Discussion on The AIG Story
Maurice Greenberg, former CEO of American International Group, Inc. (AIG), talked about his book, The AIG Story, in which he chronicles the rise and fall of the international insurance ...
197Nov 16, 2012
International Security Panel
Panelists discussed the global perception of Europe and America’s power and leadership in world as well as advances in military and defense technology. Topics included foreign policy ...
167Nov 9, 2012
National Security Issues in 2013
Former George W. Bush national security adviser Stephen Hadley talks about national security issues in 2013. He argued that getting America’s fiscal house in order should be our top priority ...
145Nov 16, 2010
Women on War and Peace
Officials from the Bush and Obama administrations talked about being a woman in the national security field. Michele Flournoy focused on the Obama administration’s Afghanistan ...
930Jun 4, 2010
After Words with Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Ayaan Hirsi Ali talked about Nomad, her memoir about coming to the United States and the life she left behind. In this follow-up to her bestselling Infidel, Ms.Ali also discusses ...
64Mar 7, 2008
International Women's Day
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) held a ceremony in honor of International Women’s Day in the Atrium Hall of the Ronald Reagan Building.
28Apr 5, 2007
Human Rights and Democracy Report
Barry Lowenkron talked about the human rights report mandated by Congress which found that the United States globally supported human rights and democracy through its actions over the past ...
24Mar 6, 2007
2006 Annual Report on Human Rights
Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice released the State Department’s 2006 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. Under Secretary Dobriansky and Assistant Secretary Lowenkron also made ...
26Feb 14, 2007
State Department officials spoke to reporters about the condition of Iraqi refugees, U.S. operations to aid refugees, coordination with humanitarian organizations, and international efforts to ...
13Apr 5, 2006
U.S. Human Rights and Democracy
State Department officials released the report “Supporting Human Rights And Democracy: The U.S. Record 2005-2006.” Undersecretary Dobriansky provided background remarks, followed by ...
35Mar 8, 2006
Human Rights Report
Condoleeza Rice gave opening remarks on the release of the State Department’s 2005 Country Reports on Human Rights. Under Secretary Paula Dobriansky and Assistant Secretary for Democracy, ...
18Jan 6, 2006
Asia-Pacific Partnership on the Climate
Ms. Dobriansky and Mr. Connaughton spoke to reporters about U.S. participation in the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate meeting scheduled for the next week in ...
32Nov 14, 2005
International Climate Change Issues
Witnesses testified about proposed legislation incorporating a clean technology solution for a U.S.-international climate change approach. Among the topics they addressed were trade incentives ...
10Oct 21, 2005
Avian Flu Pandemic Preparations
Government officials spoke to reporters about the United States government efforts to combat avian influenza from diplomatic, developmental and public health perspectives. They discussed their ...
33Jun 20, 2005
Democracy and Human Rights
Participants debated strategies for the promotion of global democracy, international human rights issues, and current U.S. foreign policy. They also talked about public diplomacy under the Bush ...
44Mar 4, 2005
International Drug Trafficking Report
Undersecretary Dobransky announced the release of the 2005 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report, explaining that its purpose is to measure the progress governments abroad have made over ...
8Feb 28, 2005
Annual Human Rights Report
State Department officials released results of their annual report on human rights. Among the topics they addressed were the state of democratic movements in the Middle East and other regions, ...
17Nov 29, 2004
Global HIV/AIDS Pandemic
Officials spoke to reporters about U.S. efforts to stem the global AIDS pandemic, monetary commitments to relief efforts, education and treatment programs, and cooperation between government and ...
32Jul 8, 2004
U.S. Policy Toward Africa
Secretary Powell talked about the African Growth and Opportunity Act. He also described his recent visit to Sudan where he met United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan to talk about the ...
38Jun 14, 2004
Business Investment and Development
President Karzai, officials and others talked about economic development and business investment in Afghanistan. They also talked about the status of reconstruction efforts in the country, ...
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