Time: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: Broadcasting Board of Governors headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Agenda: In addition to board business, the meeting included an in-depth examination of Radio Free Asia, a panel discussion on the agency’s Internet anti-censorship efforts and a briefing on U.S. international media’s response to the crisis in Ukraine.
The Board voted to amend the agenda to include discussion of U.S. international media strategy toward Iran. A record of the board decision can be found here.
Further documents and minutes from the April 11 meeting will be posted here as they become available.
Part 1 – Meeting of the Board
Part 2 – Meeting of the Board
Part 3 – Meeting of the Board
Part 4 – Meeting of the Board
WASHINGTON (April 11, 2014) — At its April meeting, the Broadcasting Board of Governors took an in-depth look at the activities and accomplishments of Radio Free Asia, examining its impact and discussing RFA’s role in U.S. international media. The BBG also discussed its networks’ response to the crisis in Ukraine, Internet anti-censorship initiatives, and its strategy toward Iran.