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Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor
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2001
 - October - December
 - July - September
 - April - June
 - January - March
  

2001

October - December
--12/10/01  Human Rights Day, Bill of Rights Day, and Human Rights Week, 2001 by the President of the United States of America a Proclamation ; President George W. Bush; Released by the White House; Washington, DC
--11/17/01  The Taliban's War Against Women; Laura Bush, First Lady; Radio Address to the Nation; Crawford, Texas
--11/08/01  Privatizing Human Rights: the Roles of Government, Civil Society and Corporations; Lorne W. Craner, Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor ; Remarks to the Business for Social Responsibility Conference ; Seattle, Washington
--11/06/01  Human Rights and the Taliban; Lorne W. Craner, Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Remarks at the Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
--10/31/01  The Role of Human Rights in Foreign Policy; Lorne W. Craner, Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Remarks to the Heritage Foundation; Washington, DC
--09/19/01  Tolerance and Non-Discrimination; Joseph Presel, Ambassador; Remarks to Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Human Dimension Implementation Meeting; Washington, DC

July - September
--09/03/01  World Conference Against Racism; Secretary Colin L. Powell; Washington, DC
--08/06/01  Reply of the United States to Questions from the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination; Lorne W. Craner, Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor ; Reply of the United States to Questions from the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination; Geneva, Switzerland
--08/03/01  Remarks to the Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination; Michael E. Parmly, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Remarks to the Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination; Geneva, Switzerland
--07/18/01  Silencing Central Asia: The Voice of the Dissidents; Michael E. Parmly, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor; Testimony Before the House Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights, and Subcommittee on Middle East and South Asia, Committee on International Relations; Washington, DC
--07/12/01  Release of the 2001 Trafficking In Persons Report; Secretary Powell and Others; Remarks at Special Briefing; Washington, DC
--07/11/01  Religious Freedom in Western Europe; Lorne W. Craner, Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Testimony Before the House Operations and Human Rights Subcommittee; Washington, DC

April - June
--06/27/01  Sale of Human Organs in China; Michael E. Parmly, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Hearing Before the Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights, House International Relations; Washington, DC
--06/19/01  U.S. Detainees In China; James A. Kelly; Statement before the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives; Washington, DC
--06/06/01  UN Commission on Human Rights: A Review of its Mission, Operations, and Structure;  Michael E. Parmly; Testimony Before the Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights, House International Relations Committee; Washington, DC
--05/24/01  U.S. Human Rights Policy; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs; Testimony Before the International Operations and Terrorism Subcommittee, Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
--05/17/01  Humanitarian Assistance to Afghans; Secretary Colin L. Powell;  Statement at Press Briefing on New U.S. Humanitarian Assistance for Afghans; Washington, DC
--05/16/01  On-the-Record Briefing: Andean Regional Initiative; R. Rand Beers, Assistant Secretary for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs ; On-the-Record Briefing: Andean Regional Initiative; Washington, DC
--04/26/01  Religious Freedom Across the Atlantic: Developing the Habit of Cooperation; Michael E. Parmly, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Remarks at the Institute for Religion and Public Policy's Conference on Transatlantic Conversations on Religious Coexistence; Washington, DC
--04/23/01  EOV: L. 48, Globalization and Human Rights; Ambassador George Moose, U.S. Delegation and U.S. Permanent Representative to the UN Offices in Geneva ; Remarks the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--04/20/01  Explanation of Vote: L.25, Sudan; Ambassador George Moose, U.S. Delegation and U.S. Permanent Representative to the UN Offices in Geneva ; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--04/18/01  Explanation of Vote: L.30, Violation of Human Rights in the Occupied Territories; Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli, Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Washington, DC
--04/18/01  General Comment: L.20, Burma; Ambassador George Moose, U.S. Delegation and U.S. Permanent Representative to the UN Offices in Geneva ; Remarks to the 57th Session of the Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--04/18/01  Resolution L.13: Situation of Human Rights in China; Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli, Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--04/18/01  Resolution L.17, Human Rights in Parts of Southeast Europe; Steven Wagenseil, NGO Member of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--04/18/01  Statement on China's "No Action Motion"; Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli, Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--04/17/01  Item 17: Promotion and Protection of Human Rights; The Honorable Sichan Siv, NGO Member of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--04/11/01  Item 14: Special Groups and Slavery in Sudan; Nina Shea, U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--04/09/01  Item 12: The Human Rights of Women; Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli, Head of the U.S. Delegation ; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights ; Geneva, Switzerland
--04/04/01  Item 11: Civil and Political Rights; David A. Schwarz, NGO Member of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland

January - March
--03/30/01  Item 9: Violation of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms in Any Part of the World; Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli, Head of the U.S. Delegation ; Remarks to.the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--03/28/01  Item 8: Violation of Human Rights in the Occupied Arab Territories, Including Palestine; Ambassador George Moose, U.S. Delegation and U.S. Permanent Representative to the UN Offices in Geneva; Remarks to the 57th Session of UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--03/27/01  Item 7: The Right To Development; Ambassador George Moose, U.S. Delegation and U.S. Permanent Representative to the UN Offices in Geneva; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--03/27/01  Reply to the Cuban Foreign Minister Statement on Cuba; Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli, Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--03/26/01  Special Debate: Tolerance and Respect from the Point of View of Religion; The Honorable Sichan Siv, NGO Member of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--03/26/01  Tolerance and Respect from the Point of View of Education and Children; The Honorable Ellen R. Sauerbrey, NGO Member of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--03/23/01  Item 6: Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia, and All Forms of Discrimination; The Honorable Ellen Sauerbrey, NGO Member to the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--03/21/01  Item 4: Report of the High Commissioner for Human Rights; Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli, Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Geneva, Switzerland
--03/21/01  Press Briefing of the U.S. Delegation; Ambassador Shirin Tahir-Kheli, Head of the U.S. Delegation ; Briefing to the Press, 57th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights; Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland

  
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