Tag Archives: Board Meeting

BBG Reviews its Operations in the Middle East

Chairman Shell speaking at board table

WASHINGTON – The Broadcasting Board of Governors focused its meeting today on perceptions of the United States throughout the Middle East and took an in-depth look at the activities and accomplishments of the Middle East Broadcasting Networks. The four-hour meeting at MBN’s headquarters examined the Read more »

Posted in BBG, Press Release | Also tagged , | Comments closed

BBG to Examine Middle East Broadcasting and Regional Perceptions of the U.S.

BBG Meeting logo

WASHINGTON – The Broadcasting Board of Governors will meet at the Springfield, VA, headquarters of the Middle East Broadcasting Networks on February 25. In addition to board business, the meeting will include an in-depth examination of Alhurra Television and Radio Sawa and feature a panel Read more »

Posted in BBG, Press Release | Also tagged , , , | Comments closed

Board Meeting, April 11, 2014

BBG Meeting logo

The Broadcasting Board of Governors will meeting on April 11, in Washington, D.C.

Posted in Board Meetings, Event | Also tagged , | Comments closed

Board Meeting, December 18, 2014

BBG Meeting logo

The Broadcasting Board of Governors will meet on December 18, in Washington, D.C.

Posted in Board Meetings, Event | Also tagged , | Comments closed

Board Meeting, October 30, 2014

BBG Meeting logo

The Broadcasting Board of Governors will meet on October 30, 2014. In addition to board business, the BBG will convene a panel of award-winning media executives to discuss the power of storytelling in the digital age.

Posted in Board Meetings, Event | Also tagged , | Comments closed

Board Meeting, August 13, 2014

BBG Meeting logo

The Broadcasting Board of Governors met in Washington, DC, on August 13, 2014.

Posted in Board Meetings, Event | Also tagged , | Comments closed

Board Meeting, June 20, 2014

BBG Meeting logo

The Broadcasting Board of Governors met on June 20, in Miami, Florida.

Posted in Board Meetings, Event | Also tagged , | Comments closed

With Three New Members, Board Affirms Dedication to BBG’s Mission and Strong Support for Journalists

Jeff Shell

WASHINGTON – Three new members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors today expressed their commitment to the mission of U.S. international media as they took part in an open meeting of the BBG board for the first time since their appointment by the President earlier Read more »

Posted in BBG, Press Release | Also tagged , | Comments closed

Board Calls for End to Harassment and Threats to Press

BBG Governor Michael Meehan, BBG Governor Susan McCue, IBB Director Richard Lobo, and Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Tara Sonenshine

Members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors emphasized the need for global press freedom and renewed their call for the release of journalists being held in Syria. “Bashar Fahmi, a correspondent for Alhurra, is still missing and incommunicado in Syria. It has been 10 months Read more »

Posted in BBG, Press Release | Also tagged , | Comments closed

Board Members Discuss Media Freedom and Other Ongoing BBG Priorities and Hold a Town Hall Meeting on the Budget

DSC_0095

WASHINGTON – Members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors met on May 15 — the second continuation of the Board’s recessed meeting on April 11 — and hosted an agency-wide town hall meeting about the FY 2014 budget proposal. The Board meeting opened with a Read more »

Posted in BBG, Press Release | Also tagged , , , | Comments closed