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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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Board Meeting, September 15, 2011

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) met on Thursday, September 15 at BBG headquarters in Washington, D.C. to receive and consider a report from the BBG’s Governance Committee, including the revision of Agency grant agreements. The Board also received an update on digital innovations within the Agency and networks. Broadcast executives delivered programming and coverage updates.

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Webcasts at United States Institute of Peace on September 9, 2011

Media in Conflict: The Evaluation Imperative “Media in Conflict: The Evaluation Imperative” looks at the increasingly central role of media interventions in conflict management, and the need to improve our ability to monitor and evaluate their impact. At this event, experts from the United States Read more »

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Board Meeting, July 14, 2011

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) met on July 14, 2011, to continue its broad strategic review of U.S. international broadcasting and to advance its ongoing reform process.

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Board Meeting, June 3, 2011

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors held its first ever public meeting on Friday, June 3, 2011 in Washington, D.C.

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Board Meeting, April 14, 2011

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) met on Thursday, April 14, 2011 at the headquarters of Radio Free Asia in Washington, D.C.

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