DipNote Home DipNote Home All Posts Browse by Topic HomeAbout DipNote ...DipNote hide DipNote The Official Blog of the U.S. Department of State Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Flickr Subscribe March 7, 2021 Secretary Blinken and First Lady Biden to Honor 21 Women at International Women of Courage Ceremony February 26, 2021 Why You Should Explore Careers at State March 3, 2021 Locally Employed Staff with Disabilities Vital to the Front Lines of American Diplomacy Subscribe Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Flickr Share Share this page on: Close Recent Stories March 7, 2021 March 7, 2021 Secretary Blinken and First Lady Biden to Honor 21 Women at International Women of Courage Ceremony On March 8, 2021 at 10:00 AM EST, Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken and the Office of Global Women’s Issues will host the... March 3, 2021 March 3, 2021 Locally Employed Staff with Disabilities Vital to the Front Lines of American Diplomacy “The State Department has the honor of representing the American people to the world. To do that well, we must recruit and retai... March 1, 2021 March 1, 2021 Using Social Media To Protect Civilians from Landmines and Other Explosive Hazards Around the world, landmines, improvised explosive devices (IEDs), unexploded ordnance (UXO), and other explosive hazards remain a ... February 27, 2021 February 27, 2021 2021 HBCU Conference Wrap-Up In celebration of Black History Month, more than 800 students, faculty, and staff from Historically Black Colleges and Universitie... February 26, 2021 February 26, 2021 Why You Should Explore Careers at State Today, I had the privilege of addressing the Department’s 12th annual HBCU Foreign Policy Conference. While this year’s conf... February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021 Inspiring the Next Generation of Black Diplomats: A Foreign Service Officer’s Story of Exchanges and Service I come from a military family in which service is valued. My grandfather served as a police officer for the Philadelphia City Poli... February 23, 2021 February 23, 2021 Recognizing Anticorruption Champions Around the World Under the Biden Administration, the State Department is committed to preventing and combating corruption globally. Corruption’s ... Browse All FOLLOW @STATEDEPT Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Flickr 68665 6120237Welcome to the U.S. Department of State Twitter account. Follow @SecBlinken for more from the Secretary. For all Department accounts: https://t.co/kzsNMIOwF9.