Welcome to “What’s New?”, a monthly effort to keep you abreast of the efforts to represent your interests in the Western Hemisphere by the State Department’s Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs, led by Assistant Secretary Roberta Jacobson. We can’t offer you everything in a one page newsletter but we hope you enjoy this snapshot and keep in touch with us via the web and social media properties provided above.
The year 2012 brought dynamic new developments in the Western Hemisphere, highlighted by a series of ambitious new initiatives together with our hemispheric partners. See More
During her recent U.S. travels Yoani Sanchez stopped by the State Department and had the opportunity to speak with members of our team as well as Under Secretary Tara Sonenshine. See More
Julieta Castellanos, the Rector of the National Autonomous University of Honduras, and 8 other extraordinary women win the Secretary of State's International Women of Courage Award. See More