Naw K’nyaw Paw and an old friend at the Karen Organization of San Diego
Courageous women inspire others, and Naw K’nyaw Paw is no exception. Born displaced in Burma, Naw K’nyaw Paw spent her childhood constantly on the run.
On March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, Marie Royce, Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) and Brock Bierman, Assistant Administrator for Europe and Eurasia at the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced the 2019 Emerging Leaders Exchange for Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
Last year, the State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) committed over $25 million and reached over 150,000 women around the world in programs specifically designed to empower women and girls.
Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) Marie Royce launched the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a new program supporting women entrepreneurs around the world, during an International Women’s Day forum on March 6.
We are pleased to announce the U.S. colleges and universities that sent the most students overseas on our Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program in academic year 2017-2018.
In partnership with ECA’s Cultural Programs Division and the University of Iowa, the implementor of the International Writing Program (IWP), the Collaboratory supported the Lines & Spaces Creative Writing Workshops in Eritrea.