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September 24, 2022

Historically Black Colleges and Universities Are Leaders in Fulbright Program

We recognized 19 HBCUs as institutional leaders in the Fulbright Program.

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  • September 23, 2022

    Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield at the COVID Global Action Plan Ministerial Meeting

    Since we launched the Global Action plan seven months ago, we’ve made significant progress towards our goals. Last September, only 13% in lower middle income countries were vaccinated against COVID-19. Today that number has more than quadrupled to 56%.

  • September 23, 2022

    Joint Statement on the Situation in Libya

    The officials met and affirmed their full support for UN mediation aimed at producing a constitutional basis to enable free, fair, and inclusive presidential and parliamentary elections throughout Libya in the shortest possible time.

  • September 23, 2022

    U.S. Announces Humanitarian Assistance for Afghanistan

    The U.S. continues to lead the humanitarian response in Afghanistan with more than $1.1 billion in humanitarian assistance provided since August 2021. This assistance will continue to support Afghans in need—both in Afghanistan and in neighboring countries.

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Understanding Food Security

Food security is having enough safe and nutritious food to eat. Food insecurity can destabilize societies, increase hunger and malnutrition, drive migration and conflict, and cause severe economic dislocation.

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