USIM PDC presentation

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. They were joined at the Dec. 1 forum by William Courtney, former U.S. Ambassador to Georgia and Kazakhstan, and executive director of the RAND Business Leaders Forum.

BBG Leadership Participates in Public Diplomacy Council’s Fall Forum

David Ensor speaks at a podium with American flag behind him

[nggallery id=93] The role and reach of U.S. international media, the changing global information environment, and the future of public diplomacy (PD) were among the topics addressed by BBG senior leaders at the Public Diplomacy Council’s Fall Forum at the State Department on November 12.