The BBG and Voice of America, in partnership with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) present a panel discussion on the impact and value of communication in advancing the health of people globally.
Audiences around the world were able to witness one of the fundamental elements of American democracy as President Barack Obama delivered his State of the Union address to Congress on January 20. The networks of the BBG provided comprehensive coverage of the address, as well Read more »
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Broadcasting Board of Governors will present the 2014 David Burke Distinguished Journalism Awards on December 18, 2014, at 12:00 p.m. The 2014 winners are honored for their exceptional integrity, bravery, and originality in reporting. The winners represent each of the BBG networks and have tackled Read more »
IBB Deputy Director Jeffrey Trimble and VOA Eurasia Division Internet Managing Editor Alen Mlatisuma discussed Russia’s propaganda efforts and avenues to counterbalance the Kremlin’s influence including U.S. international media programs at a panel hosted by the Public Diplomacy Council and the University of Southern California. Read more »
To mark World AIDS Day on December 1, the networks of the BBG provided unique reporting, exceptional programing and special events. At the Foreign Press Center in Washington, D.C., Voice of America hosted a screening of its award-winning documentary, AIDS: Living in the Shadows, followed Read more »
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The Broadcasting Board of Governors, in partnership with the U.S. Embassy in Macedonia and the Desert Research Institute, hosted two data journalism workshops for journalists and journalism students, on using data in multi-platform reporting to substantiate and strengthen their stories. In addition to a discussion Read more »
The Broadcasting Board of Governors, in partnership with the Southwest Interagency Committee, will hold its National Disability Employment Awareness Month celebration on October 27 at 10:00 a.m. in the Cohen Building. The program, titled “Expect. Employ. Empower.” will feature a keynote address by Edward “Ed” Read more »
Join the BBG as it explores storytelling in a digital age with a panel of award-winning media executives.
The Office of Personnel Management has provided the initial BBG results from the 2014 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey. Among eligible employees, 69% took the survey. Individual belief and commitment to their work remains very high, above 90%. However, the BBG saw significant decreases (a difference Read more »
Voice of America’s mobile news app, which was created with assistance by BBG’s Office of Digital and Design Innovation, has been selected as a finalist for “Best Mobile Service” at the 2014 Meffy Awards. This is the first time a BBG product has been selected Read more »