RSSLatest News: Arms Control

CCW LAWS Meeting: U.S. Closing Statement and the Way Ahead

The United States has been a strong supporter of the decision by the States Parties to CCW to adopt […]

Secretary Kerry: Remarks at the 2015 Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty Review Conference


Nonproliferation must be non-negotiable. There is no room under the NPT for a country to negotiate its way into […]

U.S. Opening Statement at the CCW Informal Meeting of Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems

The U.S. delegation is prepared to participate fully in this week’s discussions and while we will make specific comments […]

Human Rights News

Secretary Kerry: An Open and Secure Internet: We Must Have Both

Secretary Kerry

America’s policy is to promote international cyber stability. The goal is to create a climate in which all states […]

Secretary Kerry: Discrimination Against LGBTI Persons Must End – And it Must End Now

The United States remains unwavering in our commitment to advance the human rights of LGBTI persons here at home […]

U.S. Statement at the UPR of Libya

We acknowledge the immense difficulties you face in protecting human rights. The deepening security and political crisis and […]

Development & Humanitarian Aid

Ambassador Daniel Sepulveda: Statement at High Level Track of WSIS Forum 2015

Ambassador Sepulveda

We believe that connecting people to the global network and ensuring that they have the skills and freedom to […]

Ambassador Hamamoto: Family planning saves lives, improves health, and empowers women

Resolve Awards

As we approach the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals, it is vital that we maintain robust commitment and […]

Presentation of the 2015 Aspen Institute Resolve Awards


The 2015 Resolve Award winners make strides toward universal access to reproductive health. The 2015 winners are Senegal, Philippines and Uruguay.