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  • Journalists and NGOs to Discuss Press Freedom

    Journalists and NGOs to Discuss Press Freedom

    Mexico City, October 29, 2014 – Ambassador Wayne hosted a round table with journalists and non-governmental organizations working in support of press freedom in advance of the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists.

  • Chiapas Officials training on TIP

    Chiapas Officials training on TIP

    Mexico City, October 27, 2014 – The Department of Justice’s Office of Prosecutorial Development, Assistance, and Training (OPDAT) began a basic Trafficking in Persons (TIP) course for 50 officials from the Chiapas State Attorney General’s Office in Tapachula.

  • Daniel Pearl World Music Days

    Daniel Pearl World Music Days

    In 2002, Daniel Pearl, an American-Israeli journalist who worked for The Wall Street Journal was kidnapped, tortured, and killed by extremists in Karachi, Pakistan. Shortly after Daniel’s death, Daniel’s friends and family founded the Daniel Pearl Foundation

  • Dr. Richard Varmus visits Mexico City

    Dr. Richard Varmus visits Mexico City

    NIH Cancer Institute Director and Nobel Prize winner Dr. Richard Varmus was in Mexico City today to voice his support for Mexico’s National Cancer Control Plan. Dr. Varmus looks forward to strengthening ties between the 68 National Cancer Institute Centers in the United States and their sister institutions in Mexico.

  • Fulbright program gets Prince of Asturias Award

    Fulbright program gets Prince of Asturias Award

    King Philip VI and Queen Letizia presented the Prince of Asturias Award for International Cooperation to the Fulbright scholarship program. Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Evan Ryan received the award in Oviedo, capital of the principality of Asturias, Spain.

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  • Expedited Transit across the Border through Improved Border Security

    As part of the HLED between Mexico and the United States, the Sixth Technical Meeting of the Executive Steering Committee (EBC) for the 21st Century Border took place yesterday with the participation of U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Anthony Wayne and the Undersecretary of Foreign Relations for North American Affairs Sergio Alcocer along with several high level officials from both countries.

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  • OpEd: The Fight Against Poverty (October 17, 2014)

    Exclusive op-ed for La Jornada by U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Anthony Wayne 

  • FDA Builds Closer Ties with Mexico Search the Consumer Updates Section

    Many of the goods you use and enjoy every day are imported from Mexico. They include foods such as tomatoes and avocados, FDA-approved medications, and lower-risk medical devices such as surgical drapes and wheelchair components. 

  • ICE San Antonio deports Mexican fugitive wanted for homicide

    San Antonio, Ocrober 17, 2014 — A Mexican fugitive wanted in his home country for homicide was deported Thursday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).  

  • Statement by the President on Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi Winning the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize (October 10, 2014)

    On behalf of Michelle, myself and all Americans, I want to congratulate Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi on winning the Nobel Peace Prize. Today’s announcement is a victory for all who strive to uphold the dignity of every human being. In recognizing Malala and Kailash, the Nobel Committee reminds us of the urgency of their work to protect the rights and freedoms of all our young people and to ensure they have the chance to fulfill their God-given potential, regardless of their background, or gender, or station in life. 

  • Remarks at the Pathways to Prosperity in the Americas Annual Meeting (October 9, 2014)

    by Charles H. Rivkin, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs: Thank you, Ambassador Parsan– not only for chairing and hosting this event, but for your country’s strong commitment to the initiative and its goals. I’d also like to extend my greeting and appreciation to the other Ambassadors and trade and economy vice ministers who represent the 15 other Pathways countries, as well as representatives of the Organization of American States (OAS), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). 

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