Partners in Diplomacy is a podcast series exploring the service, sacrifice, and adventure of life as a Foreign Service family member. With support from the Una Chapman Cox Foundation, the series presents oral histories of spouses and partners working in the U.S. foreign affairs community. This project is designed to raise awareness of the important contributions Foreign Service spouses have made to U.S. diplomacy and our country, and offers Words of Wisdom from experienced diplomatic spouses.
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Mette Beecroft is a pioneer and tireless advocate for improving the lives of Foreign Service families through her efforts to launch the Family Liaison Office (FLO) at the State Department in 1978 and her work as a CLO (Community Liaison Officer) at various embassies. Hear about her 50-year service to the U.S. diplomatic community and the history of the FLO.