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BBG Board Meeting, April 19-20, 2012

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) held a full board meeting on April 19-20, 2012, at Office of Cuba Broadcasting Headquarters in Miami, FL.

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BBG Strategy and Budget Committee Meeting, April 10, 2012

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors’ Strategy and Budget Committee met on Tuesday, April 10, 2012, to discuss the implementation of board strategies and other issues.

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Gallup Joins BBG to Examine Media Freedom

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Join the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) and Gallup as they discuss how the world’s populations perceive media freedom within their countries. They will also share data on citizens’ confidence in their media. A central part of the BBG’s statutory mandate is to support freedom Read more »

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Celebrate 2012 National Women’s History Month

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2012 National Women’s History Month Women’s Education – Women’s Empowerment Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2012 Re-enactment of the historical 1913 Women’s Suffrage March Time: 10:30 A.M. Location: Marchers will meet at 330 Independence Ave., SW (C Street parking lot) The march will take place from Read more »

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BBG Governance Committee Meeting, March 7 and 9, 2012

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors’ Governance Committee met on Wednesday, March 7, and on Friday, March 9, to discuss the authorities of the presiding governor and other issues.

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Board Meeting, March 8, 2012

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) met on March 8, 2012, at MBN Headquarters in Springfield, VA.

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VOA 70th Anniversary Celebration

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On Wednesday, March 7th, the Voice of America is marking 70 years of broadcasting with a special event that includes video tributes from President Barack Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi. The video tributes will be made Read more »

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BBG Special Session, February 11, 2012

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The members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) met in a special session February 11, 2012 to consider the issue of Board leadership following the recent departure of the Board Chairman. At the meeting, which will be conducted telephonically, the BBG will consider the conduct of Board operations in the absence of a Chair.

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Commission on Innovation Meeting, February 10

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) is tapping the expertise of visionary leaders to respond to the rapidly evolving digital landscape. A newly-formed BBG Commission on Innovation, launched on September 22 in New York City, will meet in Washington, DC on February 10, bringing together Read more »

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BBG Governance Committee Meeting, February 9

The Broadcasting Board of Governors’ Governance Committee will meet on Thursday, February 9, 2012 at BBG Headquarters in Washington, D.C.  Topics planned for discussion include the future structure of U.S. international broadcasting including grantee consolidation and the International Broadcasting Innovation Act, as well as other Read more »

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Program

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Program Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Cohen Building Auditorium Contact: Office of Civil Rights E-mail: ocr@bbg.gov Telephone: Main: (202) 382-7800

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Board Meeting, January 13, 2012

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) met on Friday, January 13 at BBG headquarters in Washington, D.C.

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BBG Board Meeting, November 18, 2011

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) met on Friday, November 18 at BBG headquarters in Washington, D.C., with a focus on its strategic management of U.S. international broadcasting.

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Board Meeting, October 13, 2011

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors met on October 13, 2011 in Washington, DC.

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Watch the 2011 BBG Gold Medal Awards Ceremony Here

“In recognition of exemplary contributions toward the accomplishment of the mission and goals of the Broadcasting Board of Governors.” The BBG Medal Awards Ceremony was held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 27, 2011, in the Wilbur J. Cohen Auditorium.  Watch the 2011 BBG Gold Read more »

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