2014 Global Women's Issues: Remarks and Testimony

11/25/14 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and 16 Days of Activism;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/10/14 Video Remarks for the Launch of USAID Promote in Kabul;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Washington, DC
10/14/14 ISIL's Dehumanization of Women and Girls;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/10/14 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Recipients - Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/10/14 International Day of the Girl, October 11;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/23/14 Remarks at U.S. Agency for International Development's Event on "PROMOTE: Join Us to Empower Afghan Women";  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; New York City
09/22/14 Remarks at the Call to Action Ministerial on Protection from Gender Based Violence in Emergencies;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Waldorf Astoria; New York City
09/12/14 Op-Ed: ISIL's Abuse of Women and Girls Must Be Stopped;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; The Huffington Post; Washington, DC
09/11/14 Along the Margins of the World Assembly for Women (WAW!);  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; METLIFE "Shine Week Event"; Washington, DC
09/08/14 Remarks on the 20th Anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development;  Secretary of State John Kerry; U.S. Institute of Peace Headquarters; Washington, DC
07/28/14 Empowering Women Entrepreneurs in Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/26/14 The Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women Peace Through Business;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Graduation Video Message; Washington, DC
06/24/14 Combating Violence and Discrimination Against Women: A Global Call to Action;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Washington, DC
06/18/14 Remarks at The Center for Strategic and International Studies Lecture and Roundtable on Advancing Policy and Programs on Global Women's Issues;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Washington, DC
06/17/14 Remarks at Brookings Institute Girls' Education Summit;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Washington, DC
06/17/14 Remarks at the 3rd Annual Girl Up Leadership Summit;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Washington, DC
06/09/14 Let There Be No Hiding Place For Rapists in War;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Evening Standard
05/22/14 U.S. Statement at the High Level Policy Dialogue 2014 APEC Women and the Economy Forum;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Beijing, China
05/04/14 Remarks After Touring the Fistula Clinic at St. Joseph's Hospital;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
05/01/14 Remarks During Visit to Gandhi Memorial Hospital;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Gandhi Memorial Hospital; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
03/29/14 Remarks by President Obama in Presenting the State Department's 2014 Women of Courage Award to Dr. Maha al Muneef; Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
03/20/14 Remarks at the Launch of the Gender-Based Violence Emergency Response and Protection Initiative;  Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns; Washington, DC
03/11/14 Remarks at the 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; UN Headquarters; New York City
03/04/14 Remarks at the International Women of Courage Awards;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Washington, DC
02/25/14 Discussion on Ending and Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Situations;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
02/24/14 Secretary Kerry Hosts a Discussion on U.S., UN, and U.K. Efforts To Prevent and Respond to Sexual Violence in Conflict; Washington, DC
02/20/14 Keynote Remarks at the Launch of the World Bank's Gender at Work Report;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Washington, DC
02/20/14 Remarks at the Launch of the Bureau of Narcotics and International Law Enforcement (INL) Guide to Gender in the Criminal Justice System;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; United States Institute of Peace; Washington, DC
02/06/14 International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/21/14 U.S. Welcomes Selection of New Transitional President of the Central African Republic;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC