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Date: 03/13/2015 Description: Stengel IWOC - State Dept Image

3/13: Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel and May Sabe Phyu, IWOC awardee from Burma & Director of the Gender Equality Network discuss the 2015 Secretary of State's International Women of Courage.  Full Text»

3/12: Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Stefan Selig and SelectUSA Executive Director Vinai Thummalapally preview the 2015 SelectUSA Summit. Full Text» Video»

Date: 03/11/2015 Description: Pipa/Ballou-Aares - State Dept Image

3/11: Daniella Ballou-Aares, the Secretary of State's Senior Advisor for Development, and Tony Pipa, U.S. Special Coordinator for the Post-2015 Development Agenda discuss U.S. Priorities at the 59th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women. Full Text»

3/6: Jane Harman, Director, President and CEO of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars discusses Trade Promotion Authority and the prospects for Free Trade Agreements in 2015.  Full Text» Video»

3/3: Catherine Novelli, Undersecretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment, speaking about the President's 2015 Trade Agenda.
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The United States Department of State has Foreign Press Centers in Washington, D.C. and New York. The Foreign Press Centers support U.S. policies by helping foreign media cover the U.S. Their goal is to promote the depth, accuracy, and balance of foreign reporting from the U.S., by providing direct access to authoritative American information sources.


Washington Foreign Press Center
National Press Building
529 14th Street NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20045
Phone: (202) 504-6300

New York Foreign Press Center
799 U.N. Plaza, 10th Floor
New York, New York 10017
Phone: (646) 282-2830