Results are Tagged with "International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP)"
National Council for International Visitors "Citizen Diplomats" from around the country share what they believe it means to be a citizen diplomat.
Shirley Harrison, Executive Director of the International Visitor Center of Jackson, Mississippi, talks about her experience with IVLP and the importance of people-to-people exchanges.
Laura Dupuy, Executive Director of the Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy reflects on one particular participant from a group of international visitors, broadcast journalists from Iraq, and the impact that the experience had on both of their lives.
Hip-hop organizer Apostolos (Tolis) Aristeidou learned an profound lesson on volunteerism during his time as an International Visitor in the U.S.- and he plans to bring this new found spirit back to his home country, Greece.
Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Ann Stock encouraged ECA Alumni to sign up for the 2012 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF).
"Women and girls deserve the same rights and opportunities as their fathers, and brothers, and sons." - U.S. Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Diane von Fürstenberg speaks at the The African Women's Entrepreneurship Program event in Washington, D.C.
During his time in the United States as a participant in the International Visitor Leadership Program, Mark Chilongu of Lusaka, Zambia was struck by the way in which Americans shared their time and resources to care for the poor.
Edward R. Murrow Program global participants from countries such as India, Iceland and Azerbaijan.
Former U.S. Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, welcomed African Women's Entrepreneurship (AWEP) participant.