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  • secretary of st
  • Following Google's recent announcement that the company would "review" its business operations in China, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will address the issue of Internet freedom in a speech Thursday in Washington D.C. Alec Ross is Clinton's senior adviser for innovation. (npr.org)
  • Secretary of State Hillary Clinton this morning said that nations that engage in cyber-attacks, quote, "face consequences and international condemnation. (npr.org)
  • The secretary of state regards Internet freedom as a global issue. (npr.org)
  • The Rewards for Justice program, established in 1984, gives the secretary of state the authority to offer a reward for information leading to the arrest or conviction of anyone who plans, commits or attempts international terrorist acts. (yahoo.com)
  • Neither Presidential candidate has listed possible candidates for Secretary of State. (voanews.com)
  • Department's
  • To talk about the State Department's efforts to deal with global problems with technology, Clinton's technology advisor came into our studio yesterday. (npr.org)
  • Our new design makes it easier to find and learn about the State Department's programs and services-from passports and visas to learning how U.S. diplomacy benefits the American people. (state.gov)
  • WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama signed legislation into law Tuesday expanding the State Department's Rewards for Justice program aimed at capturing the world's most serious human rights abusers, with African warlord Joseph Kony the top target. (yahoo.com)
  • Trump
  • Rachel Maddow looks at how the State Department under Donald Trump and Rex Tillerson is becoming weaker and is losing its most experienced staff, to the point of being left out of a meeting with the visiting foreign minister of Mexico. (msnbc.com)
  • Labor's
  • The U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) relies on disability statistics to further research and policy initiatives to increase employment opportunities for people with disabilities. (dol.gov)
  • 2017
  • As the result of an intensive bilateral effort focused on achieving progress by Sudan in five key areas of engagement (countering terrorist groups, ending the threat of the Lord's Resistance Army, ending the government's offensive internal military operations, ending Sudan's destabilizing role in South Sudan, and improving humanitarian access), on January 13, 2017, the United States announced the broad lifting of certain longstanding sanctions against Sudan. (state.gov)
  • affairs
  • The State Department says Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs William Burns will head up a three - member team of senior administrators that will coordinate the handover of the critical agency to the next administration. (voanews.com)
  • The State Department has set aside a large suite of offices on its ground floor for the foreign affairs transition team of the winning candidate, members of which are expected to begin occupying the temporary quarters as soon as the day after the election. (voanews.com)
  • program
  • Find a program in your state that lets you earn and learn at the same time. (dol.gov)
  • Burns is the third-ranking State Department official and a former ambassador to Moscow, and his recent duties have included among other things the lead U.S. role in big-power contacts with Iran on its nuclear program. (voanews.com)
  • people
  • MR. ROSS: So one of the things that the United States has done for years, but hasnt spoken much about, is the role that we have played helping people at the grassroots access an open Internet. (npr.org)
  • The new law allows the State Department to publicize and pay rewards for information about people involved in transnational organized crime or foreign nationals wanted by any international criminal tribunal for war crimes or genocide. (yahoo.com)
  • For example, suppose there are 200,000 people aged 70 to 74 in the state, and this is 3.2% of the total state population (which would be 6,250,000 in this example), but only 2.7% of the standard population. (in.gov)
  • If this age group comprised only 2.7% of the state population, the same proportion as in the standard population, there would be only 168,750 people in this age group instead of 200,000. (in.gov)
  • Conversely, suppose there are 400,000 people aged 20-24 in the state, which is 6.4% of the total state population, and suppose this age group comprises 7.2% of the standard population. (in.gov)
  • A State Department fire today has injured four people, three of whom were sent to the hospital for treatment after the flash blaze erupted. (inquisitr.com)
  • made
  • We have made unmistakably clear that the United States is committed to seeing war criminals and other perpetrators of atrocities held accountable for their crimes, and today's legislation can help us achieve that goal. (yahoo.com)
  • education
  • The Department of Forest Ecosystems and Society at Oregon State is world renowned for its education, outreach and research in the areas of forest science, natural resources, and tourism, recreation and adventure leadership. (oregonstate.edu)
  • status
  • The following table tracks the status of state plans and implementation of core strategies. (dol.gov)
  • Individuals who meet this definition may be considered for either refugee status under Section 207 of the INA if they are outside the United States, or asylum status under Section 208 of the INA, if they are already in the United States. (state.gov)
  • Since the passage of the Refugee Act in 1980, which incorporated this definition of refugee into the INA, the United States has admitted more than 3 million refugees and granted asylum status to over 683,000 individuals. (state.gov)
  • fire
  • In the ductwork of the State Department, fire broke out shortly after 11 AM while construction work on the Washington, DC building was being undertaken. (inquisitr.com)
  • According to police, the State Department fire occurred while the building was occupied by few employees, and extinguished quickly - before fire trucks arrived on the scene. (inquisitr.com)
  • world
  • Our amazing students and faculty study and work in Corvallis, at OSU-Cascades in Bend and around the state, nation and world. (oregonstate.edu)
  • rates
  • For selected cancers, the African-American and white population rates are compared, as are state and county rates. (in.gov)
  • Rates and numbers are reported for the state as a whole, and for each of the 92 counties, individually. (in.gov)