2016 Global Women's Issues: Remarks and Testimony

12/15/16 Remarks at Reception Marking the 5th Anniversary of the U.S. National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Mayflower Hotel; Washington, DC
12/02/16 Remarks at the Alliance for Artisan Enterprise "Handmade is Human" Forum;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; The Aspen Institute; Washington, DC
12/02/16 Remarks at the Civil Society Summit on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C);  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; The U.S. Institute of Peace; Washington, DC
12/01/16 Remarks at the Family Online Safety Institute's Annual Conference;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; The Newseum; Washington, DC
11/29/16 Remarks on Child, Early and Forced Marriage and Motherhood in the Americas;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Hall of the Americas; Washington, DC
11/18/16 Remarks During Women's Empowerment Breakfast;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Grand National Theater; Lima, Peru
10/20/16 Remarks at the Humphrey Fellowship Global Leadership Forum;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Washington, DC
10/14/16 North American Working Group on Violence Against Indigenous Women and Girls Opening Session;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; The White House; Washington, DC
10/14/16 Remarks at TechWomen: Emerging Leaders and Mentors Event;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; U.S. Department of State; Washington, DC
09/27/16 Advancing Women's Economic Opportunities: Lessons from Japan, South Korea, and the United States;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; CSIS; Washington, DC
09/27/16 U.S.-Japan-Republic of Korea Trilateral Forum on Women's Empowerment;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; U.S. Department of State; Washington, D.C.
09/26/16 Remarks at Unlocking Global Economic Growth: The Empowerment of Women Entrepreneurs Under AGOA;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; U.S. Department of State; Washington, D.C.
09/23/16 Remarks at Leaving No One Behind: Agents of Change for Achieving SDG 5 and the 2030 Agenda;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; United Nations; New York, NY
09/22/16 Remarks at U.S.-Hosted Meeting of the Equal Futures Partnership;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; The Palace Hotel; New York, NY
09/22/16 Remarks at UNGA High Level Panel on Women's Economic Empowerment;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; UN ECOSOC Chamber; New York, NY
09/14/16 Opening Statement on Global Efforts To End Child Marriage;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Transnational Crime, Civilian Security, Democracy, Human Rights, & Global Women's Issues; Washington, DC
09/12/16 Remarks on Women and Countering Violent Extremism;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall; Residence of the Dutch Ambassador to the United States; Washington, DC
06/30/16 U.S. Statement at the APEC High Level Policy Dialogue on Women and the Economy;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Lima, Peru
05/24/16 Remarks at Women and Foreign Policy: The Supply and Demand of Women and Energy;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; George Washington University; Washington, DC
05/18/16 Remarks at Women Deliver 2016 Plenary Session, "Making the SDGs Work for Girls and Women: Regional Perspectives;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Copenhagen, Denmark
03/29/16 Remarks at the International Women of Courage Awards Ceremony;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
02/26/16 Remarks at the Launch of the Women's Entrepreneurship Fund;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Kiva Headquarters; San Francisco, CA
02/19/16 Remarks at Women and Foreign Policy: Is Everything We Know About Wartime Rape Wrong?;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell; Washington, DC