international cooperation

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How the U.S. promotes gender equality around the world

The U.S. is working with international partners to address obstacles to achieving gender equity and equality around the world.
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U.S. steps up climate investments in Pacific islands

The U.S. is strengthening relationships with long-standing Pacific island partners, including through new climate measures.
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How COVID-19 disruptions exacerbated food insecurity

This installment in a series looks at how the COVID-19 pandemic is one of several factors driving the global food crisis.
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Russia’s efforts to annex parts of Ukraine denounced worldwide

The U.S. and other countries said they will never recognize Russia's illegal and illegitimate annexation of parts of Ukraine.
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Combating nature crimes

The United States and Norway are helping create guidelines for how countries around the world can crack down on the illegal wildlife trade.
رسم توضيحي لامرأة حول عنقها العلم الأوكراني وعلى رأسها تاج من الزهور (State Dept./D. Thompson)

United with Ukraine [August–September 2022]

Check out our latest coverage of the developments in Ukraine and the U.S. response. This article will be updated on a rolling basis.
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More Ukrainian grain reaching developing countries

Find out which countries are getting Ukrainian grain and other food products via the U.N.'s Black Sea Grain Initiative.
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Working together to solve the food crisis

The United States and its allies are committed to addressing the food crisis and are calling upon other nations to increase support.
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Building on the U.N.’s success

Food security and global health issues are among top U.S. priorities at the 77th U.N. General Assembly meeting in New York.