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Secretary of State Clinton’s Travel

Office of the Spokesman Washington, DC October 22, 2010 Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will travel to Hawaii, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand, and Australia October 27-November 8. Secretary Clinton arrives in Honolulu on October 27 where she will meet with Japanese Foreign Minister Seiji Maehara to discuss a broad range ...
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Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Scot Marciel at the launch of the Human Rights Resource Center for ASEAN

His Excellency Patralis Akbar, Minister for Law and Human Rights; esteemed members of the Human Rights Resource Center for ASEAN Governing Board; esteemed representative Houmayoun Alizadeh; Professor Gumilar Somantri, Rector, University of Indonesia; and Ambassadors Clugston and Walker. It is a great pleasure to be with you all today to celebrate the launch of the ...
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ASEAN Night

On Friday, October 15, ASEAN Secretariat staff and members of the diplomatic community gathered to celebrate ASEAN’s achievements in the past year.  Amidst tense budget deliberations for the year ahead, the ASEAN Committee of Permanent Representatives and their staff enjoyed a brief respite.  The ASEC Band, led by ASEAN Deputy  Secretary General for Community and ...
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New Funding Jumpstarts HRRCA Activities

Jakarta, October 7 – The Human Rights Resource Centre for ASEAN (HRRCA) has received new funding commitments from the United States Government, and the MacArthur Foundation, which will be used to carry out the HRRCA’s mission to provide research, education, and training on human rights issues in the ASEAN region. The US Government-sponsored ASEAN-US Technical ...
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