Category Archives: Event

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Closed Board Meeting, May 24, 2016

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The members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors will meet in a closed session on May 24, 2016.

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Media Consumption in Iraq; Are Mobiles Changing the Way Iraqis Get Their News?

An Iraqi woman takes a photograph of family members on her mobile phone in Baghdad, Iraq, Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)

Please join the Broadcasting Board of Governors and Gallup as we present the latest media consumption and attitudinal findings from Iraq, including Iraqi Kurdistan. In addition to general media consumption information, speakers will discuss how media use among the Kurds differs from that of Iraqis overall.

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Board Meeting, April 20, 2016

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors will meet on April 20, 2016.

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New VOA Director Sworn In, April 18, 2016

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) had an introduction and swearing-in ceremony for the new director of the Voice of America. Date: Monday, April 18, 2016 Time: 10 a.m. (EDT) Speakers: John F. Lansing, Chief Executive Officer and Director of the BBG, and the new VOA […]

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Board Meeting, February 26, 2016

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In addition to Board business, the board honored Voice of America stringer Almigdad Mojalli, who was killed in an air raid while reporting in Yemen. The Board recognized the VOA Creole Service which celebrated its 30th anniversary this month. In addition, Chief Executive Officer and Director of the BBG John Lansing delivered his report to the board and moderate a discussion with the heads of the BBG networks regarding enhanced coordination efforts.

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Assessing Russia’s Influence in Its Periphery; Is Russia Really Winning an Information War?

A Chechen woman looks at a TV screen with Russian President Vladimir Putin. (AP Photo/Musa Sadulayev)

The Broadcasting Board of Governors and Gallup will hold a research briefing on Russian-language media consumption in the Baltics and Moldova and will discuss what, if any, impact that media has.

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Board Meeting, December 16, 2015

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors met on December 16, 2015, at the BBG headquarters in Washington, D.C.

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2015 David Burke Award Ceremony

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Strategies for Reaching Digital Media Users in MENA

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Board Meeting, October 8, 2015

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors met on October 8, 2015, at the Middle East Broadcasting Networks in Springfield, VA.

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Africa: On and Off the Data Highway

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors and Gallup examine the latest research data on the attitudes, activities and behaviors of Internet users and non-users in Cote d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, and Zimbabwe.

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Board Meeting August 24 (Closed) (RESCHEDULED)

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The members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors met in a closed session to discuss the Fiscal Year 2017 budget.

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