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  • National Youth Science Camp

    2015 National Youth Science Camp

    The National Youth Science Camp (NYSC) will be held in the Monongahela National Forest near Bartow in the eastern mountains of West Virginia. Application deadline is April 18.

  • International Mother Earth Day

    International Mother Earth Day

    Recognizing that Mother Earth reflects the interdependence that exists between living species and the planet, the General Assembly declared 22 April as International Mother Earth Day.

  • Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST)

    Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST)

    On April 14, the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) and other partners launched LSST's construction in a traditional stone-laying ceremony in La Serena.

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  • White House on U.S. Participation in 7th Summit of the Americas
    White House on U.S. Participation in 7th Summit of the Americas

    At the 7th Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama, President Obama highlighted the commitment of the United States to upholding the essential role independent civil society and the private sector play in contributing to a shared democratic agenda that benefits all of the people of the Americas. 

  • Remarks by President Obama and President Raul Castro of Cuba Before Meeting
    Remarks by President Obama and President Raul Castro of Cuba Before Meeting

    ''This is obviously a historic meeting. The history between the United States and Cuba is obviously complicated, and over the years a lot of mistrust has developed. But during the course of the last several months, there have been contacts between the U.S. and the Cuban government''. 

  • The President’s Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI)
    The President’s Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI)

    On April 9, President Obama launched the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) to expand opportunities for emerging entrepreneurs and civil society activists. Building on the success of the President’s young leader initiatives in sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia, YLAI will incubate and accelerate the work of young leaders from Latin America, the Caribbean, and the U.S.  

  • U.S. Government to Provide Additional $186,000 USD in Disaster Assistance
    U.S. Government to Provide Additional $186,000 USD in Disaster Assistance

    In addition to the $100,000 dollars announced on March 28, the U.S. government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development's Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance and the U.S. Department of Defense, is providing an additional $186,000 USD in assistance to areas affected by the recent natural disasters. 

  • State Department Coordinator for Cyber Issues Visited Chile
    State Department Coordinator for Cyber Issues Visited Chile

    Christopher Painter, the Department of State’s Coordinator for Cyber Issues, traveled to Uruguay, Argentina and Chile April 6-10 to meet with host government officials on a range of cyber policy issues. 

  • White House on Parameters for Action on Iran’s Nuclear Program
    White House on Parameters for Action on Iran’s Nuclear Program

    These elements form the foundation upon which the final text of the JCPOA will be written between now and June 30, and reflect the significant progress that has been made in discussions between the P5+1, the European Union, and Iran.  

  • Obama’s Weekly Address on Iran’s Nuclear Program Deal
    Obama’s Weekly Address on Iran’s Nuclear Program Deal

    In his weekly address, President Obama describes the historic understanding the United States — with its allies and partners — reached with Iran, which, if fully implemented, will prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon and will make the world safer. The deal, announced on April 2, meets the core objectives of cutting off every pathway that Iran could take to develop a nuclear weapon.  

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