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Sec. Pompeo Meets With Ethiopian Inter-Religious Council

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC February 18, 2020   The statement below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:‎ Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with the Ethiopian Inter-Religious Council in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Secretary highlighted the fundamental importance of religious freedom in a democracy and thanked the Council […]

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC February 15, 2020 Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) Marie Royce will travel to Cairo, Egypt, from February 16–21, to strengthen and advance the State Department’s educational and cultural diplomacy efforts with Egypt. Assistant Secretary Royce will meet with the Ministries of […]

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Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC August 14, 2019   Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Marie Royce and Algerian Minister of Culture Meriem Merdaci will sign a landmark bilateral Memorandum of Understanding on cultural property protection on Thursday, August 15, at 11:00 a.m. at the Department of State. […]

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International Youth Soccer Players Celebrate the FIFA Women’s World Cup During Sports Diplomacy Exchange Program in the United States 06/28/2019 11:43 AM EDT   Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC June 28, 2019 Approximately 75 youth female soccer players and their coaches from 13 countries will travel to New Jersey from June […]

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Fortune’s Most Powerful Women To Mentor Women Leaders From Around the World 03/25/2019 09:55 AM EDT   Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC March 25, 2019 Women leaders from 15 countries arrived in the United States this week for the Fortune–U.S. Department of State Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership. The 19 participants will spend […]

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U.S. State Department Launches the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs 03/06/2019 02:07 PM EST   Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC March 6, 2019   Today, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) launched the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a new initiative supporting women entrepreneurs […]

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  U.S. Department of State and espnW Join Forces for the Seventh Annual Global Sports Mentoring Program 09/24/2018 03:40 PM EDT   Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 24, 2018 From September 24 to October 31, international sports leaders and American mentors in the sports sector across the country […]

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Under Secretary Goldstein and Libyan Foreign Affairs Under Secretary Almughrabi Sign a New MOU Photo: State Department   Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC February 20, 2018 Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs I. Steven Goldstein and Libyan Ministry of Foreign Affairs Under Secretary for Political Affairs Lutfi […]

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MCC Signs Cote d’Ivoire Compact

MCC Acting CEO Jonathan Nash, left, and Côte d’Ivoire Minister of Economy and Finance Adama Koné, right, sign the Côte d’Ivoire Compact with Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of African Affairs Stephanie Sullivan and Côte d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C.   Picture: Steve […]

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U.S. and Egypt Sign Cultural Property Protection Agreement

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry sign a U.S.-Egypt cultural property agreement, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on November 30, 2016. [State Department photo] Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC November 29, 2016 U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Egyptian Foreign […]

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