Washington, DC - In honor of Earth Day, the U.S. Department of State announced today that nine aquariums and other organizations have signed on to host Fishackathon events in their cities from June 5-7, leading up to World Oceans Day on June 8.

Washington, DC - Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Tom Malinowski will travel to Mexico April 21 – 24 where he will attend the Open Government Partnership Steering Committee meetings.

Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "Roberta, thank you very, very much. Buenos dias. Bom dia. Bonjour. Welcome. Very, very happy to have all of you here at this important conference of the Council of Americas. I’m delighted to be here with John Negroponte and company. I think John is living here still. But we’re pleased to have him here. And I’ve always benefited from his counsel when I was in the Senate, and I benefit from it now.

Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry will host more than 50 of America’s top chefs - all members of the American Chefs Corps – at the U.S. Department of State on April 21 for a day of development in preparation for their work at the USA Pavilion at the Milan Expo 2015, which opens May 1.

Washington, DC - On Earth Day, April 22, NASA and the National Science Foundation (NSF) celebrate 20 years of international cooperation and collaboration to engage students, scientists, and teachers in 114 countries in the scientific exploration of Earth’s environments and climate.

Washington, DC - April 22nd is the 45th anniversary of Earth Day an important opportunity to highlight solutions to some of the world’s most pressing environmental and social challenges.