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U.S. Department of State

Diplomacy in Action

2017

December
-12/18/17  Background Briefing on Rollout of National Security Strategy; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-12/13/17  Release of the 2017 'To Walk the Earth in Safety (Tweis)' Report: Addressing the Humanitarian Hazard of Landmines, and Unexploded Ordnance; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-12/13/17  Trump Administration Efforts to Combat Drug Demand and the Opioid Crisis; New York, NY
-12/08/17  The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence and the Launch of New Women's Empowerment Initiatives; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-12/06/17  Background Briefing on Jerusalem; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC

November
-11/29/17  Briefing for Foreign Media;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-11/15/17  Cybersecurity Trends and the Current Cyber Threat Landscape; New York, NY
-11/02/17  Update on U.S. Priorities in the UN General Assembly's First Committee;  U.S. Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament and U.S. Special Representative for Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BWC) Issues Robert Wood; New York, NY

October
-10/25/17  JPSS-1 Weather Satellite Launch to Aid Global Forecasting and Disaster Preparedness; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-10/23/17  "101 Briefing": Understanding Maritime Law Issues In The South China Sea; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-10/17/17  U.S. and Trade Commerce Update: Perspectives From Savannah, Georgia; New York, NY
-10/13/17  The President's Iran Policy Rollout; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-10/05/17  Smithsonian's Freer|Sackler - Where Asia Meets America; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC

September
-09/27/17  From Theme Park Capital of the World to High-Tech Innovation Hub: Orlando's Story; New York Foreign Press Center; New York, NY
-09/22/17  U.S. Foreign Policy Update; Acting Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; New York Foreign Press Center; New York, NY
-09/21/17  Readout of the 2017 Global Counterterrorism Forum Ministerial;  Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator for Counterterrorism Nathan A. Sales; New York Foreign Press Center; New York, NY
-09/20/17  The New International Child Labor Report and Business Compliance Tool To Combat Child and Forced Labor in Global Supply Chains; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-09/14/17  "101 Briefing": Understanding Health Care Policy Challenges; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-09/13/17  State Department Briefing for Foreign Media;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; The Washington Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC

August
-08/23/17  Nagorno-Karabakh and the Future of the Peace Process; Washington, DC
-08/16/17  State Department Briefing for Foreign Media;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
-08/11/17  Secretary Rex Tillerson's Recent Trip to the ASEAN Regional Forum, the Philippines, Thailand, and Malaysia; Washington, DC
-08/03/17  Previewing the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum in Lome, Togo, August 8-10: "The United States and Africa: Partnering for Prosperity Through Trade"; Washington, DC
-08/02/17  The Dodd-Frank Debate - Understanding the Challenges of Financial Industry Regulation; New York, NY

July
-07/26/17  On-the-Record, Off-Camera Department of Defense Briefing for Foreign Journalists; Washington, DC

June
-06/30/17  U.S. Leadership in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Technologies; Washington, DC
-06/20/17  Preview of the U.S.-China Diplomatic and Security Dialogue;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC

May
-05/26/17  Neighborhood Policymakers: a Look at Participatory Budgeting; New York, NY
-05/15/17  Department of Defense Briefing for Foreign Journalists; Washington, DC
-05/02/17  Energy Port of the Americas: Economic Development, International Investment, and Cross-Border Cooperation in Corpus Christi; New York, NY

April
-04/28/17  Readout of the UN Security Council Thematic Meeting on Denuclearization of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; New York, NY
-04/11/17  Wikipedia in a Post-Fact World: Reliable Sources, Transparency, and Open Knowledge; Washington, DC
-04/06/17  Economic Development and Job Creation Along Arizona's Southwest Border; New York, NY
-04/05/17  Preview of the Visit of President Xi Jinping of the People's Republic of China;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC

March
-03/13/17  A Preview of Secretary Tillerson's Upcoming Travel to Asia;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC