The below-listed files constitute the HTML version of the 2004 "Highlights." The "Highlights" also is available in PDF.

Table of Contents

Mission and Values
Message from the Secretary
Message from the Assistant Secretary and Chief Financial Officer
About this Report
Department of State History
Mission and Organization
Performance Summary and Highlights

Key Foreign Policy Achievements
Performance Management - A Leadership Priority
How We Assess Performance
Strategic Planning Framework
Department of State Strategic Objectives and Strategic Goals
Most Important Results and Continuing Challenges
Summary of FY 2004 Performance Results
Illustrative Examples of Significant Achievements

Program Assessment Rating Tool (PART) Status
The President's Management Agenda
Management Challenges
Coming Soon at the StateDepartment
Financial Section

Financial Highlights
Management Controls, Financial Management Systems and Compliance with Laws and Regulations
Resource Highlights


Directory of Key Officials and Senior Management and Organizational Chart
Department of State Locations
Milestones of American Diplomacy
Acknowledgments and Contact Information