U.S. Department of State launched spanish.state.gov,
a new website for Spanish-speaking members of the
U.S. and international public. The site features
a selection of information from the Departmentís
English-language site at www.state.gov,
About the State Department
Readers can access biographies of Department of
State senior officials; information about the agency,
including an organization chart, "Diplomacy:
The State Department at Work," and "Diplomacy
at Work: A U.S. Embassy;" information about
U.S. embassies and consulates and tours of the Department;
and related links, such as the U.S. Agency for International
Secretary of State
This section features key press releases from Secretary
of State Colin L. Powell, along with his biography
All Background Notes on the countries of the Western
Hemisphere have been translated into Spanish, with
plans eventually to translate into Spanish Background
Notes prepared on all countries in the world.
International Business Support
Information in this section includes: Doing Business
in International Markets, Trade and Investment in
Middle East, Iraq Reconstruction Contracts (U.S.
Government), Global Corruption, Secretary's Award
for Corporate Excellence, Business-Related Contacts,
and Frequently Asked Questions.
Western Hemisphere Affairs
This section focuses on key material about this
region, such as the U.S. and Organization of American
States, U.S.-Mexico Partnership, Plan Colombia,
and the Summit of the Americas.
For more information about this website, contact
the Public Affairs Bureauís Electronic Information
Office, Mr. Dan Schaub at (703) 875-5087.
Released on August 26, 2004