BBG's Partnership With Gallup

BBG Gov. Michael Meehan, left, and Director of Strategy and Development Bruce Sherman join in discussing the BBG's partnership with Gallup and the release of new data on the perception of media freedom in 133 countries. More


VOA Signs Agreement with AudioNow

The Voice of America has signed a new agreement with the leading digital call-to-listen platform, AudioNow, to provide VOA programming inside the United States. Read More


BBG Signs Agreement to Provide Live VOA News in Nigeria

Thanks to an agreement with Channels Television, Voice of America correspondents will report on events as they happen from around the world for the Channels evening newscasts. Read More


BBG Provides Media Training to Reporters in Nile River Basin

Twenty-three journalists from 11 countries in the Nile Basin participated in a week long training on reporting environmental stories and learning more about how the Nile River connects their countries. Learn more »

New FM in Mauritania

Extending Our Reach

Radio Sawa launched its Mauritania stream bringing objective and relevant news and information along with a compelling mix of popular Arabic, African and Western music to the people of Mauritania. This photo was taken at the FM launch party. Read More

Jamming and Censorship

Jamming and Censorship

The BBG is working to prevent hostile governments from blocking U.S. international broadcasting. Some countries – including Iran, China, North Korea, Cuba and Ethiopia – jam our broadcasts and block our Internet sites. Download our fact sheet

Partner With Us

The Broadcasting Board of Governors is a $742 million a year enterprise that encompasses all U.S. civilian international broadcasting, including the Voice of America (VOA), Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), Radio Free Asia (RFA), Radio and TV Martí, and the Middle East Broadcasting Networks (MBN)—Radio Sawa and Alhurra Television.

Doing Business with BBG

The BBG does business with large and small businesses around the world every year. You can learn more about what we do here and find out how to do business with the BBG here. To learn more about the BBG, view our research and reports, strategic plans, budget submissions and annual reports.

Become an Affiliate

Our rapidly growing, multi-media affiliate network offers vast audiences a wide range of program and content options that are placed by BBG’s marketing team.  Located in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa, our team targets high impact affiliations with major television networks, prominent internet portals and local AM and FM stations.  Our affiliates provide prime time, U.S. international broadcasting live simulcasts and webstreams, as well as pre-recorded programming.  Affiliate agreements bring customer commitment, service and success, as we engage new broadcast partners and strengthen longstanding relationships.  Learn More

VOA Development and Media Training

The office promotes the mission of the VOA through a wide range of projects that strengthen free and open media worldwide and provide accurate, objective and balanced news and information to audiences overseas. The office forges partnerships with U.S. government agencies, non-governmental organizations, foundations and commercial and public broadcasters to create programs that support democratic institutions, good governance, the free flow of information and the free enterprise system. Learn More


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