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FY24−25 Priority Goal

Equity Across Foreign Affairs Work

Goal leaders

Ambassador Robert S. Gilchrist

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary

Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor (DOS)

To achieve

Further advance equity and support for members of marginalized communities. By September 30, 2025, the Department further institutionalizes equity in its foreign policies, programs, and processes by 1) amplifying equity leadership and strengthening equity-specific capacity and implementation in diplomatic engagement, foreign policies, foreign assistance reporting, budgeting, and related processes; and 2) increasing engagements with bi- and multilateral partners and civil society.

Progress Updates