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The 2016 Our Ocean, One Future Leadership Conference

The two-day conference focused on the principal issues facing our ocean, namely marine protected areas, sustainable fisheries, marine pollution, and climate-related impacts on the ocean.

Young Southeast Asian Leader Works to Protect the Environment

Young Southeast Asian Asian Leadership Initiative (YSEALI) alumna Quy Nguyễn from Vietnam discusses her experience as part of the 2015 YSEALI program that focused on global environmental issues.

Toward a Sustainable Arctic Future - A Message From U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry

Video remarks by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry for the mid-term meeting of the Fulbright Arctic Initiative in Oulu, Finland.

Exchange Programs 2015 Year in Review

2015 was an extraordinary year for exchange programs. Take a look at some of our favorite moments. Apply for an exchange program in 2016 exchanges.state.gov

First Virtual IVLP Exchange Promotes Environmental Sustainability and Innovative NGO Partnerships

The International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) hosts first-ever virtual exchange program for Icelandic environmental NGO professionals

Fulbright-Arctic Initiative Announces First Cohort

State Department kicks off the first of its new Fulbright Arctic Initiative to support a team of scholars with researching and assessing the impact of change in the Arctic.

Secretary Kerry on 75 Years of Bridging the Last Three Feet

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Secretary Kerry speaks on the 75th anniversary of international exchanges.

U.S.-Iceland Fulbright Commission and the National Science Foundation Collaborate to Support Arctic Research

The U.S.-Iceland Fulbright Commission Executive Director Belinda Theriault and the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) Arctic Section Head Eric Salzman signed an agreement for their respective organizations to collaborate in supporting Arctic research in Iceland.

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What are International Exchange Programs

What are international exchange programs? We asked our social media communities to tell us what our exchange programs mean to them. Tag your thoughts with #ExchangesAre

Humphrey Fellows Discuss Climate Change

Over 170 Humphrey Fellows from 98 countries convened to discuss climate change at the Global Leadership Forum.