international cooperation

Silhouette of pedestrian walking past smokestacks emitting white smoke into blue sky (© Francois Mori/AP Images)

These countries’ commitments will help our climate

Ahead of COP26 in November, countries around the world are making new pledges to reduce greenhouse gases or updating old ones.
Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaking from behind lectern with silhouettes of people in foreground (© Patrick Semansky/AP Images)

U.S. joins allies to address COVID-19, climate and infrastructure

Secretary of State Antony Blinken traveled to Paris to discuss solutions to pressing issues with European allies.
Crowd of Haitian schoolchildren smiling for the camera (Kendra Helmer/USAID)

U.S. and Haiti work to address migration challenges

U.S. State Department officials met with Haitian leaders to discuss ways to address the root causes of their migration crisis.
Man retouching painted section of ceiling (Courtesy of Megawra)

U.S., Egypt protect mausoleum in Historic Cairo

In Egypt, a much-loved (but damaged) heritage site has now been revived through a U.S. State Department cultural preservation program.
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U.S. and EU partner on global trade and technological innovation

Representatives from the United States and the EU met to discuss global trade and economic opportunities for all.
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Oldest human fossil footprints in North America found in New Mexico

Scientists discovered human footprints in New Mexico believed to be 23,000 years old. The findings could aid research on the last ice age.
Family of three walking by people in uniform in and near police truck (© AP Images)

U.S. and partners rally support for Burmese democracy

Secretary of State Antony Blinken pressed for a return to democracy in Burma during recent meetings with international partners.
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The Quad: Advancing peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific

Leaders of the U.S., Australia, India and Japan met in Washington to advance cooperation on climate change, development and other priorities.
Joe Biden sitting facing screen showing virtual summit participants (© Evan Vucci/AP Images)

U.S. will donate 500 million more COVID-19 vaccine doses worldwide

The U.S. already donates more COVID-19 vaccine doses than all other countries combined and will be donating an additional 500 million doses.