Results are Tagged with "Arts and Culture"

Celebrating the Arts and Cultural Diplomacy

This month the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs is celebrating the importance of cultural diplomacy!

Music & Film Diplomacy at the State Department

The U.S. Department of State has long recognized the role of music in diplomacy, with its emphasis on free expression, improvisation, and democratic and collaborative teamwork.

Celebrating 20 Years of the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation

Two decades ago, the U.S. Department of State created a new initiative to preserve cultural heritage around the globe.

ECA’s OneBeat Program Launches Podcast featuring Global Musicians and Cultural Leaders

On April 6, the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ (ECA) signature music exchange program OneBeat will launch a new podcast series highlighting conversations with musicians and artist leaders around the globe.

Virtual Workshop Trains U.S. Law Enforcement to Combat Trafficking in Ancient Coins

Nearly 100 participants included reps from universities, museums, and coin associations.

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Programa Moda Sostenible 2019

Our Arts Envoys worked with advanced fashion design students in the Dominican Republic to create sustainable fashion designs for the Dominican Fashion week.

Using Comic Books to Engage Youth Around the World

In 2019, ECA's Collaboratory partnered with the nonprofit organization, the Comic Book Project (CBP), to support two innovative comic diplomacy programs.

Celebrating Exchange Day 2019

Monday, August 5, 2019 marks Exchange Day, a nationwide celebration of the power of international exchanges!

Ending Human Trafficking in India, One Story at a Time

This year, the Collaboratory partnered with U.S. Consulate General Kolkata to support a pilot project called “Ending Human Trafficking in India, One Story at a Time.”

Creative Writing Workshop Brings Many Firsts to Eritrea

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.