USTDA Supports Efforts to Increase Broadband Access in Northern Brazil

PARÁ, Brazil – Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a grant to the Empresa de Processamento de Dados do Estado do Pará (PRODEPA), the State of Pará’s information technology (IT) company.  The grant will support PRODEPA to develop a roadmap and an implementation plan to expand Pará’s fiber and wireless broadband network, allowing ...
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Statement from the Press Secretary on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Decision on U.S. Telecom Association v. FCC

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Today’s ruling is a victory for the open, fair, and free Internet as we know it today – one that remains open to innovation and economic growth, without service providers serving as paid gatekeepers.  It is also a victory for the millions of Americans ...
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Remarks by the President on the Cybersecurity National Action Plan

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release Oval Office February 17, 2016 3:23 P.M. EST THE PRESIDENT:  Several weeks ago, I announced a Cybersecurity National Action Plan that addresses what increasingly the American people understand as one of our greatest challenges. The Internet has brought incredible opportunity, incredible wealth.  It gives ...
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United States Participation at the 2015 Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Joao Pessoa

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release                                                                                            U.S. Ambassador to Brazil Liliana Ayalde, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information and Administrator of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration  Larry Strickling, U.S. Secretary of State’s Coordinator for Cyber Issues Christopher Painter, and U.S. Coordinator for International Communications ...
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Daniel Sepulveda and Christopher Painter Travel to Brasilia

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC October 26, 2015 Christopher Painter, the Secretary’s Coordinator for Cyber Issues and Ambassador Daniel Sepulveda, U.S. Coordinator for International Communications and Information Policy, will discuss Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and cyber policy with government officials, the private sector, and civil society at the second U.S.-Brazil Internet ...
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