Results are Tagged with "International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP)"

IVLP Gold Star Lebang Nong Returns to U.S. to Continue Addressing How “Without Education, There is No Future”

Each year, approximately 5,000 current and emerging foreign leaders in a variety of fields travel to the United States on the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) to cultivate professional networks with their American counterparts.

“Let Leaders Lead - IVLP Exchange Alumni Advance Interfaith Relations” Multi-Regional Project

The International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), Let Leaders Lead: IVLP Exchange Alumni Advance Interfaith Relations multi-regional project, includes faith, community, private sector, and academic leaders hailing from 17 countries.

The IVLP through the Lens of a Trafficking in Persons Report Hero

Each year, the U.S. Department of State honors individuals around the world who have devoted their lives to the fight against human trafficking and made exceptional contributions in their home countries to combat the crime and assist trafficking victims.

Diplomacy Begins Here Regional Summits Kick-Off in Salt Lake City

On July 12th, the 2019 Diplomacy Begins Here Regional Summits will kick-off in Salt Lake City, Utah. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State in partnership with Global Ties U.S., each summit will bring together leaders from business, government, and nonprofit sectors to engage with local communities on U.S. foreign policy.

IVLP Participants Learn about Cities through a Global Lens

City-to-city partnerships across the world increase investment in local communities, attract international students, increase tourism, and enrich civil society.

Trafficking in Persons Report Heroes and U.S. Leaders Work to End Human Trafficking

One of the common misperceptions in identifying the act of human trafficking is the notion that it solely occurs across borders.

Woman of Courage: Naw K’nyaw Paw 

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.

Godeliève Mukasarasi, International Woman of Courage

Godeliève Mukasarasi

Godeliève Mukasarasi is a Rwandan social worker, genocide survivor, and rural development activist. In 2018, she was recognized as an International Woman of Courage by the United States Department of State.

International Women of Courage Visit the United States

Melania Trump and awardee

Every year awardees of the International Women of Courage Award embark on a ten day International Visitor Leadership Program.

IVLP: Alumnae as Economic Multipliers

41 women entrepreneurs from around the world arrived in Washington, D.C. to begin their International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), “Women Entrepreneurs: Alumni as Economic Multipliers.”