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01 Oct 2009 description

Statement Prepared For the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearing: "Violence Against Women: Global Costs and Consequences"

Chairman Kerry, Ranking Member Lugar, and Distinguished Members of the Committee:

I am honored to appear before you this afternoon.

20 Jun 2002 description

Union Station
Washington, DC
June 20, 2002

08 Mar 2002 description

By Charlene Porter, Washington File Staff Writer

11 Jan 2002 description

The U.S. National Intelligence Council (NIC) has released a report identifying 20 humanitarian emergencies worldwide, affecting approximately 42 million people. "Global Humanitarian Emergencies: Trends and Projections, 2001-2002" predicts that the international community will continue to respond and provide aid to these countries, but that resources will remain below needs.

12 Jul 2001 description

Since July 1997, African Crisis Response Initiative (ACRI) training has been conducted in Senegal, Uganda, Malawi, Mali, Ghana, Benin, Cote d'Ivoire, and Kenya, a senior administration official told the U.S. House of Representatives July 12.
William M. Bellamy, principal deputy assistant secretary of state for African affairs, provided an update on ACRI to the House International Relations Committee's Subcommittee on Africa.

18 Dec 2000 description

The U.S. State Department announced December 18 that the United States will make an initial contribution of $125 million dollars for the 2001 programs of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the world's leading agency in providing assistance and support to 23 million people who have fled their homelands.

13 Jul 2000 description

(Perm. Rep. to U.N. testifies before Foreign Relations Comm.)

11 Apr 2000 description

U.S. Department of State Ambassador Richard C. Holbrooke
Permanent Representative of the U.S. to the United Nations
Testimony Before the Senate Appropriations Committee
Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, State and the Judiciary
Washington, DC, April 11, 2000

28 Mar 2000 description

(State Department announces almost $74 million for ICRC) (440)