international cooperation

Global coalition unwavering in fight against Daesh terrorists

Special presidential envoy John Allen says the international community will not waver in its collective resolve to degrade and defeat Daesh.

Global nuclear disarmament is the goal

The U.S. is committed to its nuclear disarmament obligations. It continues to reduce the number of nuclear weapons and their role in national security.

Enhancing U.S.-China cooperation on energy and climate change

As the world’s largest economies and the largest greenhouse gas emitters, the U.S. and China have a leading role to play in addressing climate change.

Syria still needs your help

The scope of crisis in Syria — with nearly 4 million refugees outside its borders and 12.2 million inside the country — demands the world’s attention.

As Daesh loses territory, U.S. and Iraqi military leaders pledge further...

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter and Iraqi Defense Minister Khalid al-Obeidi reaffirmed their commitment to degrading and ultimately defeating Daesh.
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Ebola in West Africa: The goal is zero

The yearlong international health response to combat Ebola has sharply reduced the rate of infection. Pushing case numbers to zero is still the goal.

We’re taking action on climate change  —  and the world is...

The U.S. and China, the world’s two largest economies  and biggest greenhouse gas emitters,  surprised the world with their plans to combat climate change.

U.S. deepening its engagement across the Americas

President Obama says the U.S. relationship with the Americas is "as good as it has ever been" and welcomed cooperation at the Summit of the Americas.

Summit of the Americas looks for closer partnership with civil society...

As part of the Summit of the Americas in Panama City, President Obama will meet with civil society leaders from across the Western Hemisphere.