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December 4, 2023

28th Conference of the Parties

Countries worldwide are uniting to escalate efforts against the climate crisis.


In Other News

  • December 3, 2023

    Terrorist Attack in the Philippines

    The U.S. condemns in the strongest terms the horrific terrorist attack that occurred at Mindanao State University.
  • December 3, 2023

    International Day for Persons with Disabilities

    The State Department works to uphold the rights of persons with disabilities and pursue disability-inclusive diplomacy.
  • December 2, 2023

    Summit on Methane and Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases

    Reducing methane emissions by at least 30 percent by 2030 is by far the fastest way to cool global temperatures.

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Hometown Diplomats

Diplomats come from all corners of the United States. Here, six U.S. diplomats talk about how their hometown vistas, people and values influence them — every day — as they pursue foreign policy goals.

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ShareAmerica is the U.S. Department of State’s platform for stories about America and the principles that underlie U.S. foreign policy.

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The Lessons of 1989: Freedom and Our Future