Women In The Workforce
The United States champions diversity among members of its diplomatic corps to have a full representation of American life abroad.
In 2020, we said goodbye to many Americans who changed the world. Learn how they left their mark in a wide variety of fields.
Captain Amy Bauernschmidt will become the first woman in U.S. history to command a Navy aircraft carrier. Read more about her career in the military.
31 countries have signed the U.S.-led Call to Action on Women’s Economic Empowerment. Learn more about what this means for women around the world.
Since November 2, 2000, the International Space Station has hosted researchers from 108 countries performing advanced experiments on life in space.
Creating equal access for women in STEM industries closes the labor gap, boosts economic growth and more. Learn how the U.S. is making that happen.
The United States will invest in Kasha, a digital company that helps women in rural Africa access health supplies. Learn about similar programs.
A law signed in 1975 allowed women to enter the previously all-male military academies. In 1980, the first women graduated.
The U.S. military salutes Hispanic Americans who serve in all branches. Read about how Hispanic-Americans are serving their country.