USIP and the Independent Television Service, in collaboration with Sesame Workshop and citizen journalists around the world, convened senior media makers, policymakers and powerful change agents who are key to the development of new ideas with the potential to reduce future conflict.
The Broadcasting Board of Governors participated in the event, highlighting the work it does in areas of conflict such as the tribal areas of Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia, Congo and Georgia.
For the entire Power Point presentation, click here.
Imprisoned in Azerbaijan
Investigative journalist and RFE/RL contributor Khadija Ismayilova was arrested and detained on Dec 5, 2014. On Sept 1, 2015 she was sentenced to 7 1/2 years in prison.
1 year 2 months 9 days