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Photo: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hooks' Travel to Central America, August 2008

Bureau of International Organization Affairs
August 2008

 

Date: 08/21/2008 Location: Central America Description: In August 2008, Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook traveled to Haiti, Costa Rica, and Panama to consult with counterparts and visit UN programs. In Costa Rica and Panama, the Assistant Secretary visited Pan American Health Organization and other UN health-related sites. The U.S. provides approximately 60% o PAHO

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


In August 2008, Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook traveled to Haiti, Costa Rica, and Panama to consult with counterparts and visit UN programs. In Costa Rica and Panama, the Assistant Secretary visited Pan American Health Organization and other UN health-related sites. The U.S. provides approximately 60% of PAHO's funding, supporting a wide range of medical and health programs in Central America.  
 

Date: 08/29/2008 Location: Haiti Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with the commander of United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH),  Major General Carlos Alberto Dos Santos Cruz of Brazil. © White House Photo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with the commander of United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), Major General Carlos Alberto Dos Santos Cruz of Brazil.

 

Date: 08/29/2008 Location: Panama Canal Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook receives a briefing on international maritime issues at the Panama Canal. State Dept Photo

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook receives a briefing on international maritime issues at the Panama Canal.

 

Date: 08/2008 Location: Costa Rica Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meets with Minister of Foreign Relations and Costa Rica

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with Costa Rica's Minister of Foreign Relations Bruno Stagno  along with U.S. Ambassador to Costa Rica, Peter E. Cianchette.

 

Date: 08/2008 Location: Costa Rica Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meets with Minister of Foreign Relations and Costa Rica

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with Costa Rica's Minister of Foreign Relations Bruno Stagno and his international organizations team to discuss issues at the UN. Costa Rica served a two-year term on the Security Council from 2006-2008.


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