2012 Remarks Pertaining to Western Hemisphere Affairs

12/01/12  Bridging the Gaps While Partnering With AMHE for a Better Community
01/18/12 Remarks at the 13th Annual Award for Corporate Excellence;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
11/26/12 Barbados National Day Message;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
11/20/12 Suriname National Day Message;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
11/12/12 Remarks for Latin American Association of Binational Centers;  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Tara Sonenshine; Biennial Conference; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
11/01/12 Panama's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
10/31/12 U.S.-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA) Enters Into Force;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
10/26/12 Antigua and Barbuda National Day Message;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
10/24/12 Dominica National Day Message;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
10/24/12 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio de Aguiar Patriota;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
10/23/12 Opening Statement for the Pathways to Prosperity Conference; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Cali, Colombia
10/23/12 St. Vincent and the Grenadines National Day Message;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
10/22/12 Remarks at the Caracol Industrial Park Opening Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Caracol, Haiti
10/22/12 Remarks to Investors Luncheon;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sae-A Administration Building; Caracol, Haiti
10/16/12 Remarks at the Conference on "Power: Women as Drivers of Growth and Social Inclusion";  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Westin Hotel; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Background Briefing Prior to the Secretary's Visit to Lima; Senior Administration Official, Office of the Spokesperson; En Route Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Interview With Catherine Chomiak of NBC News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Interview With Elise Labott of CNN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Interview With Margaret Brennan of CBS;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Interview With Reena Ninan of ABC News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Interview With Wendell Goler of FOX News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Remarks After Her Meeting With Peruvian President Ollanta Humala;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Palacio de Gobierno; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Remarks to Embassy Staff and Families;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/27/12 Remarks at her Meeting With Central American Foreign Ministers;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Waldorf Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/27/12 Remarks at the Connecting the Americas 2022 Ministerial;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Waldorf Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/27/12 Senior State Department Official Previewing the Central American Ministerial; New York, NY
09/27/12 Senior State Department Official Previewing the Connecting the Americas 2022 Event; New York, NY
09/26/12 Senior State Department Official Previewing the Haiti Partners Ministerial; New York , NY
09/25/12 Remarks at the Fifth Meeting of the Community of Democracies Governing Council;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; New York City
09/19/12 Belize Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/18/12 Remarks With Mexican Secretary of Foreign Relations Patricia Espinosa After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
09/14/12 Chile's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/13/12 Costa Rica Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/13/12 El Salvador Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/13/12 Guatemala Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/13/12 Honduras Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/13/12 Mexico's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/13/12 Nicaragua Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/13/12 St. Kitts and Nevis Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/05/12 Brazil's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/27/12 Trinidad and Tobago Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/23/12 Uruguay's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/08/12 Ecuador's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/02/12 Bolivia's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/02/12 Jamaica Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/31/12 Press Conference Following the U.S. Colombia High-Level Partnership Dialogue; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Bogota, Colombia
07/30/12 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Press Q&A at the Benjamin Franklin Library; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Mexico City, Mexico
07/26/12 Peru's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/25/12 Remarks at the Second Annual Global Diaspora Forum;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Loy Henderson Auditorium; Washington, DC
07/24/12 Remarks With Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/23/12 A New Day in Haiti; U.S. Ambassador to Haiti Kenneth H. Merten; Op-Ed in Miami Herald; Miami, FL
07/23/12 Death of Cuban Christian Democratic Movement Leader Oswaldo Paya; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/18/12 Colombia's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/06/12 The Bahamas Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/05/12 Argentina's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/03/12 Venezuela's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
06/28/12 Canada Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
06/26/12 LiveAtState: Senior Advisor for Western Hemisphere Affairs Paula Uribe on LGBT Pride Month; Washington, DC
06/22/12 Remarks at Meeting With Staff and Families of Consulate General Rio de Janeiro;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Windsor Atlantica Hotel; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
06/22/12 Remarks at the U.S.-Africa Clean Energy Finance Initiative Launch;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; RioCentro; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
06/22/12 Remarks at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development Plenary;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
06/07/12 The Path to Freedom: Countering Repression and Strengthening Civil Society in Cuba;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Senate Foreign Relations Committee Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere; Washington, DC
06/05/12 Remarks to the 42nd OAS General Assembly;  U.S. Permanent Representative to the Organization of American States Carmen Lomellin; Cochabamba, Bolivia
06/04/12 Remarks to the 42nd OAS General Assembly;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; As prepared for delivery; Cochabamba, Bolivia
05/24/12 Briefing on the Release of the 2011 Human Rights Reports;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
05/22/12 On the Occasion of Bermuda Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/14/12 Paraguay Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/11/12 U.S. Policy Toward the Americas: The Summit and Beyond;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Center for Hemispheric Policy's 7th Annual Latin America Conference; Miami, FL
05/08/12 The Importance of the Americas to Our Shared Future; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Remarks to the Council of the Americas' 42nd Washington Conference on the Americas; Loy Henderson Auditorium, Washington, DC
04/25/12 Remarks as Prepared to the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Washington, DC
04/24/12 Remarks With Salvadoran Foreign Minister Hugo Martinez Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
04/17/12 Remarks at the Open Government Partnership Opening Session;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brasilia, Brazil
04/16/12 Meets With Embassy Brasilia Staff and Their Families;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Embassy Brasilia; Brasilia, Brazil
04/16/12 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio de Aguiar Patriota;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Itamaraty Palace; Brasilia, Brazil
04/16/12 Remarks at the Business Leaders' Lunch;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; National Confederation of Industries; Brasilia, Brazil
04/13/12 Remarks at the Launch of "Connect 2022" Initiative at CEO Summit;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Cartagena, Colombia
04/13/12 Remarks at the Summit of the Americas Civil Society Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Cartagena, Colombia
04/12/12 Remarks With Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Blair House; Washington, DC
04/12/12 Remarks at the White House Conference on Connecting the Americas;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Eisenhower Executive Office Building; Washington, DC
04/09/12 Remarks to the U.S.-Brazil Partnership for the 21st Century;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Chamber of Commerce; Washington, DC
03/16/12 Conversations With America: U.S.-Jamaica Relations; Deputy Assistant Secretary Cheryl Benton, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
03/12/12 Remarks on U.S.-Brazil Relations on the Eve of President Dilma Rousseff's First Visit to Washington, DC; Acting Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Washington, DC
03/08/12 Remarks at the International Women of Courage Awards Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
03/07/12 Background Briefing on the 2012 International Women of Courage Awards and other Women's History Month activities; Senior Administration Official, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/07/12 Strengthening Cyber Security in the Americas; Inter-American Committee Against Terrorism; Washington, DC
03/05/12 Interview by Igor Gielow of Folha de Sao Paulo; Acting Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller; Brasilia, Brazil
03/03/12 Video Remarks on Opening of the Caribbean IdEA Marketplace;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/01/12 Building a Deeper Partnership With Brazil; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Rio de Janiero, Brazil
02/28/12 U.S. Policy and Engagement in the Americas;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Washington, DC
02/22/12 Special Advisor for International Children's Issues Travels to Colombia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/21/12 Remarks With Guatemalan Foreign Minister Harold Caballeros;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/20/12 Press Availability Following the G20 Ministerial Meetings;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Los Cabos, Mexico
02/20/12 Remarks at the Signing of the U.S.-Mexico Transboundary Agreement;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Los Cabos, Mexico
02/19/12 Remarks at the G20 Ministerial;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Los Cabos, Mexico
02/17/12 Background Briefing Previewing Secretary Clinton's Participation in the First G-20 Ministers of Foreign Affairs Informal Meeting in Los Cabos, Mexico; Washington, DC
02/15/12 Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to Visit Mexico; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/08/12 Remarks Haitian Prime Minister Garry Conille Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/31/12 Grenada Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/25/12 Secretary Clinton Meets With Brazilian Youth Participating in the Youth Ambassadors Program;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/18/12 Briefing on the Keystone XL Pipeline;  Assistant Secretary Kerri-Ann Jones, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC