2011

12/08/11 Keynote Address: UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; George Washington University; Washington, DC
12/08/11 Opening Remarks on Internet Freedom;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Newseum Event Co-Hosted by Netherlands and Google; Washington, DC
11/15/11 Closing Remarks at the Launch of the Public Private Alliance for Responsible Minerals Trade;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; U.S. Institute of Peace; Washington, DC
11/07/11 Joint Statement by the United States of America and the Plurinational State of Bolivia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/03/11 Congressional-Executive Commission on China: 2011 Annual Report;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs; Washington, DC
10/31/11 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs María Otero To Travel to Pakistan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/27/11 Remarks to the 2011 Six-University Conference;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; American University; Washington, DC
10/25/11 Remarks on Statelessness and Gender Discrimination;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Refugees International Event, U.S. Institute of Peace; Washington, DC
10/18/11 Remarks to the Religion and Foreign Policy Working Group;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; The Secretary's Strategic Dialogue With Civil Society; Washington, DC
10/14/11 Remarks on the Democratic Republic of the Congo and African Democracy Trends;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; The Brookings Institution; Washington, DC
09/30/11 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs María Otero to Travel to Burundi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/28/11 Remarks at International Right to Know Day Celebration;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; American University, Washington College of Law; Washington, DC
09/22/11 Launch of the Global Counterterrorism Forum;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; New York City
09/20/11 Opening Remarks to the Power of Open Conference;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; New York City
09/09/11 Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs María Otero Will Travel to Egypt and Tunisia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/07/11 Commemorating Eid ul-Fitr through Athletic Competition; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/27/11 Remarks to NASCUMC and IAMSCU Conference;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; The W Hotel; Washington, DC
07/26/11 Remarks by Under Secretary Maria Otero Upon Receipt of the Graciela Olivares Award;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; National Council of La Raza (NCLR); Washington, DC
07/13/11 Roundtable on "The Dalai Lama: What He Means For Tibetans Today";  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Congressional Executive Commission on China; Washington, DC
07/12/11 Remarks at Open Government Partnership Reception;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
07/07/11 Conversations With America: Open Government Partnership;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Washington, DC
07/06/11 Under Secretary Otero's Meeting With the Dalai Lama; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/30/11 Sexual Violence and the Political and Security Implications in the Congo;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Woodrow Wilson Center; Washington, DC
06/27/11 Remarks on the 2011 Trafficking in Persons Report;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Washington, DC
06/27/11 U.S. Policy in the Caribbean;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Washington, DC
06/16/11 U.S.-Norway Cooperation on Low-Carbon Economy;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Bellona's 25th Anniversary Event "The Future is Carbon Negative"; Bellona, Norway
06/15/11 Remarks at Norwegian Women and Security Network;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Peace Research Institute; Oslo, Norway
06/13/11 Keynote Address to Bread for the World's National Gathering 2011;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Renaissance Hotel; Washington, DC
06/13/11 Women in Water: Stewards & Agents of Change;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; National Museum of Women in the Arts; Washington, DC
06/01/11 Panel Remarks at USIP's Conference on Preventing Violent Conflict;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Washington, DC
05/17/11 Remarks at Secretary's Global Diaspora Forum;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Loy Henderson Hall; Washington, DC Also available in Arabic and Spanish
05/16/11 Panel Remarks on "Growth Through Innovation in Africa: Mobile Financial Services and Financial Inclusion";  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; The Brookings Institution; Washington, DC
05/10/11 Transforming Public Security in the Americas;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; George Washington University; Washington, DC
05/02/11 Remarks at World Press Freedom Day;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; National Press Club; Washington, DC
04/28/11 Human Rights in the Obama Administration;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; American University Law School Conference; Washington, DC
04/27/11 6k Walk for Water;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; U.S. Department of State; Washington, DC
04/15/11 Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Washington Marriott Hotel; Washington, DC
04/14/11 Partnership in Water Security;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; National Press Club; Washington, DC
04/08/11 2010 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices Q&A;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Washington, DC
03/28/11 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs María Otero to Travel to the Dominican Republic; Washington, DC
03/22/11 Opening Remarks on World Water Day;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; The World Bank; Washington, DC
03/21/11 Conversations With America: Global Water Issues;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; State Department; Washington, DC
03/10/11 Remarks With Sudanese Women on Their Role in Social Change;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Washington, DC
03/09/11 Remarks to Senate Youth Program;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
03/03/11 Remarks to Youth Reception;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Ambassador's Residence; Abuja, Nigeria
02/25/11 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs María Otero to Travel to Nigeria February 28 to March 3; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/14/11 Disaster Risk Reduction Symposium;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Kathmandu, Nepal
02/07/11 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero to Travel to India, Bhutan, and Nepal February 8-14, 2011; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
01/21/11 From the Desk of Maria Otero, Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs; Washington, DC