Happy First Birthday to Ben, an #EarthDay baby! You can follow Ben on Twitter at @DiploMutt. #woof
Are you in DC tomorrow? Join us for the 4th annual 6k Walk for Water at 11:45 AM, as part of the Department of State’s Earth Day celebrations.
The event will kick off outside the Department’s 21st Street entrance and the Embassy of Sweden will host a water break at the halfway point water break, where walkers will hear from experts from the World Wildlife Fund, The Nature Conservancy, and WASH Advocates about water issues from around the world.
|—||Secretary Kerry on the 2014 “Our Ocean” Conference|
It’s your turn to #AskJen your important foreign policy question! Join a Twitter Q&A with @StateDeptSpox on April 21 at 2:15 PM EDT.
|—||UN Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea|
Have you ever wanted to visit the Red Planet? On April 25, join an out-of-this-world virtual field trip to Mars to learn more about Mars Curiosity Rover, NASA’s mission to Mars, and more!
Your galactic travel agents, the U.S. Department of State, NASA, and Google’s Connected Classrooms, want to inspire young minds and get classrooms excited about STEM. Join students around the world for the field trip of a lifetime!
Mission Mars: Virtual Field Trip launches at 2 pm EDT (6:00 PM GMT), and you can join the conversation on social media by using #MarsFieldTrip.
Did you know that the Department of State uses 3-D printing technology to create models of landmines and military ordnance to train demining technicians on how to safely clear explosive remnants of war in post-conflict countries around the world?