Category Archives: Media Development Events

Town Hall Meeting Engages Community in Rural Burundi

man wearing VOA cap holds up an ipad

More than 1,000 people gathered in rural Burundi on January 26 to discuss the topic of family planning and other public health issues. The BBG’s Office of Development organized the town hall in Kirundo, a city about 135 miles from Bumjumbara, the capital of Burundi. Read more »

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Media Development Events

Ms. Mower visiting the girls at her alma mater in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, formerly the HH Aga Khan Girls Secondary School during her time, now the Zanaiki Girls School FY2012 – Training and Media Development. In 2012, the Voice of America Office of Development Read more »

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BBG and VOA are organizing a two day media event in Dar-Es-Salam on May 17-18

May 17 will feature a full-day training on Health issues and Tanzania and the role of the media in communicating health information, particularly the role of International Broadcasting. About 30 reporters and health experts are participating in this event. The second event on May 18 Read more »

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Russian Journalist Seminar on Migration and Tolerance – April 10-13, 2012

BBG Development in partnership with the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE) in Moscow, Russia, is hosting a seminar for Russian journalists on migration issues, 10-13 April, 2012. The seminar is held on the sidelines of the HSE International Conference on Migration In Read more »

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