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A brief closing beatbox and moving forward for the participants

A brief closing beatbox and moving forward for the participants

Communities and Youth for Promoting Hip Hop, Empowerment, and Resiliency (CYPHER) Launches

On September 16, 2019, ECA launched its first year-long, multi-office pilot program entitled Communities and Youth for Promoting Hip Hop, Empowerment, and Resiliency (CYPHER), led by ECA’s innovation team, the Collaboratory.

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.

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.

The Collaboratory Launches 22.33 - A Podcast of Life-Changing Stories

Each year, State Department-sponsored exchange programs connect approximately 350,000 people in almost every country and all U.S. states.

Reading Hidden Figures with Virtual Book Clubs

Building upon the popular 21st Century Fox film Hidden Figures, ECA created a series of Bureau-wide “Hidden No More” programs to highlight the contributions women make in STEM fields.

Building Bridges by Building Telescopes

Through the Virtual Communities Connect initiative, the ECA Collaboratory funded a series of pilot projects that allowed U.S. Embassies around the world to develop meaningful virtual programming with American communities and institutions that help advance American foreign policy goals.

New Federal Grant Resources Playbook Available

On January 19, 2017 the U.S. Department of State’s Advisory Committee for the Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society offered the Open Licensing Playbook to the State Department. The Playbook is a tool for federal agencies interested in developing grant-supported open licensing projects.

U.S. Department of State Pilots Open Educational Resources

In 2015, the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ Collaboratory launched and ran three open education pilots as part of our commitment to the second U.S. Open Government National Action Plan. One year in, the Collaboratory examined all three pilots and shared lessons learned from these programs.

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