Monthly Archives: March 2015

Speeches: Central Asia: What's Next?

As prepared

Thank you for that kind introduction and for inviting me to speak here today.

As a young Foreign Service officer, I was posted to Tashkent in 1993, just two years after Uzbekistan became …

Speeches: An Enduring Vision for Central Asia

DEPUTY SECRETARY BLINKEN: Well, good afternoon. And Fiona, thank you very, very much for those very kind words of introduction. I think there are few people in Washington with a better feel for the sometimes …

USAID Official to Speak on New Ways to Save Lives at Birth at National Press Club April 2

WHO: Dr. Rebecca Cooney, North American Editor, Lancet

Katie Taylor, Deputy Assistant Administrator and Deputy Child and Maternal Health Coordinator, EPCMD, USAID

Joy Riggs-Perla, Senior Director, Saving Newborn Lives Program, Save the

Nigerians winners in close election

KADUNA, 31 March 2015 (IRIN) – Nigeria’s presidential election has been won by Muhammadu Buhari, a former military ruler who becomes the first opposition leader ever to unseat …

Federal Infrastructure Investments for Quebec

Saint-Apollinaire, Quebec – 27 March 2015

Canada’s prosperity and quality of life depend on a vast network of public infrastructure – from roads and highways, to bridges, transit systems, water and wastewater infrastructure, ports, airports …