Mena and Zena Nasiri started a nongovernmental organization to donate books featuring strong Muslim women to schools — and the movement quickly grew.
Ambassador Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley will be the U.S. Department of State's first chief diversity and inclusion officer. Learn more here.
The U.S. is providing additional humanitarian assistance for the Syrian people. Learn how this aid will help displaced Syrians.
The United States is helping build a better future for Palestinians while also boosting efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
The U.S. is working with international partners to support distribution of safe and effective vaccines against COVID-19. Learn about this global effort.
Muslim actors, directors, singers and comedians are representing their experiences more authentically in Hollywood and on Broadway. Learn more here.
The U.S. and international partners are clearing land mines from post-conflict countries and supporting land mine survivors. Learn more about these efforts.
The United States is advancing multilateral plans to return to the moon and explore Mars. Learn about upcoming NASA missions.
The United States is working with international partners to make COVID-19 vaccines available to everyone, everywhere. Learn more about this global effort.