2011 Professional Programs 

 

2011 Date  

Professional Program 

February 2-5 

Kyrgyzstan |  Management of TV & Radio Stations in the US 

4 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

February 5-11 

Kosovo  |  Good Governance  

5 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

February 6-9 

Netherlands| Education Models in the US 

1 IVLP Visitor 

February 9-12 

Kazakhstan |  Modern Defense Policy 

2 IVLP Visitors; 1 Interpreter 

February 9-12 

Nicaragua|  The Role of the Media in Democratic Processes 

6 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

February 19-26 

Kosovo  |  IVLP “Gold Stars Tour”: Alumni Connecting the World  

1 IVLP Visitor 

February 23-26 

IVLP “Gold Stars Tour”: Alumni Connecting the World  

(Afghanistan, Brazil, Burma, Cambodia, Cameroon, China, Czech Republic, France, India, Indonesia, Kosovo, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Russia, Syria, Uruguay, & Uzbekistan) 

18 Visitors; 10 Interpreters 

February 24 – March 1 

 

Azerbaijan |  Journalism Education in the US 

 

4 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

 

February 26 – March 2 

 

Pakistan |  Role of the Spokesperson in the US 

 

10 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

February 26 – March 2 

 

France  |  U.S. Governance and Politics 

 

3 IVLP Visitors; 1 Interpreter 

 

February 26 – March 2 

 

Bosnia |  Journalism in the US 

 

5 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

 

March 6 – 9 

 

Turkey |  Radio Business Management 

 

5 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

March 13 – 17 

Afghanistan |  Radio Broadcast Management 

 

6 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters 

 

March 17-22 

Near East Affairs  |  100 Women Initiative: NEA Women Political Leaders 

 

(Algeria, Bahrain,  Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Palestinian Territories, Saudi Arabia, Yemen) 

 

13 IVLP Visitors; 4 Interpreters 

 

April 2 – 6  

China |  Combating Trafficking in Persons 

 

2 IVLP Visitors; 1 Interpreter 

 

April 5-9 

Europe |  US Political, Social & Educational Issues for Young Minority Leaders  

 

(Austria, Belgium, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Montenegro, Norway & Sweden) 

 

10 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

April 13 – 17  

India |  Climate Change & Clean Energy 

 

7 IVLP Visitors; 1 Interpreter 

 

April 19 – 23  

North Africa/Middle East  |  US Foreign Policy 

 

(Algeria, Iraq, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestinian Territories, Tunisia & Yemen) 

 

8 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters  

 

April 20 – 23  

Africa |  Grassroots Democracy 

 

(Angola, Mozambique, Sao Tome & Principe) 

 

6 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters 

 

April 23 – 27  

Western Hemisphere |  “To Protect & Serve”  - Law Enforcement & the Community 

 

(Argentina, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Spain, Venezuela) 

 

13 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters 

 

April 24 – 27 

Europe |  US – European Security Issues 

 

(Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, German, Greece, Hungary, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malta, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Sweden & Turkey) 

 

13 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters  

 

April 24 – 28  

Multiregional  |  Combating International Crime 

 

(Bangladesh, Egypt, India, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Pakistan, Qatar, Sri Lanka, United Arab Emirates) 

 

18 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters  

 

April 27 – 30  

Kazakhstan |  American Youth: Inspiring Leadership & Civics Participation 

 

4 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

April 28 – 29 

India |  Combating International Crime 

 

1 IVLP Visitor; 1 Interpreter 

 

April 30 – May 4  

Algeria |  Broadcast Journalism 

 

8 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

April 30 – May 5 

Japan |  Providing Legal Relief to Victims of Organized Crime 

 

2 IVLP Visitors; 1 Interpreter   

 

May 18 – 21  

Western Hemisphere|  Journalism & New Media 

 

(Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru & Uruguay) 

 

8 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters 

 

May 24 – 28  

South Africa |  New Media 

 

4 IVLP Visitors; 1 Interpreter 

 

May 28 – June 1 

Uzbekistan |  Online Journalism 

 

4 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

June 11 – 16  

Indonesia| Digital Media 

 

1 IVLP Visitor; 1 Interpreter 

 

June 14 – 18  

Iraq |  Law Enforcement & Media 

 

10 IVLP Visitors; 4 Interpreters 

 

June 25 – 29  

United Kingdom| Security Issues 

 

1 IVLP Visitor; 1 Interpreter 

 

June 28 – July 3  

China| Journalistic Practices 

 

10 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters  

 

July 3 – 10 

South & Central Asia  |  Political Cartoonists 

 

(Bangladesh, India, Nepal & Sri Lanka) 

 

7 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

July 5 – 9  

Middle East/North Africa | Political Cartoonists 

 

(Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Gaza, Jordan, Kuwait, Libya, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen) 

 

10 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters 

 

July 5 – 9  

South & Central Asia  |  US Foreign Policy 

 

(India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Turkmenistan) 

 

8 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

July 26 – 30  

Morocco & Tunisia  |  Radio & Television Journalism 

 

7 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters 

 

July 28 – August 2 

Israel  |  Combating Human Trafficking 

 

7 IVLP Visitors; 1 English Language Officer 

 

July 28 – August 3  

Mongolia  |  Construction & Building Industry in the US 

 

1 IVLP Visitor; 1 English Language Officer 

 

August 3 – 5  

Mongolia  |  Disability Issues in the US 

 

2 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

August 9 – 13  

Tajikistan  |  The Role of the Spokesperson 

 

6 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

September 11 – 15  

Israel / Palestinian Territories  |  Green Building & Sustainable Development 

 

10 IVLP Visitors; 2 English Language Officers 

 

September 14 – 17  

Czech Republic  |  E-Health & Telemedicine: Reaching for New Horizons 

 

5 IVLP Visitors; 1 English Language Officer 

 

September 15 – 20   

Afghanistan  |  Government Media Communications Strategies 

 

15 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters 

 

 

September 17 – 22  

India  |  Journalism in the United States 

 

5 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

September 20 – 24  

Sudan  |  The US Political Process for Young Leaders 

 

11 IVLP Visitors; 3 Interpreters 

 

September 28 – October 1 

Paraguay  |  Ethics & Professionalism in Journalism 

 

6 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

September 29 – October 1 

United Kingdom  | Military Advisor to the Prime Minister 

 

1 IVLP Visitor; 1 English Language Officer 

 

October 3 – 7  

Yemen  |  Media Literacy: Promoting Civil Society Through New Media 

 

5 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

October 13 – 18  

Yemen  |  Young Leaders: The US Political Process 

 

5 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

November 3 – 8  

Sub-Saharan Africa  |  Edward R. Murrow Program for Journalists 

 

(Angola, Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Republic of South Sudan, Swaziland, Uganda & Zimbabwe) 

 

18 IVLP Visitors; 2 English Language Officers 

 

November 19 – 22 

Kazakhstan  |  Technology Commercialization in the US 

 

4 IVLP Visitors; 2 Interpreters 

 

December  8 – 13 

Afghanistan  |  Investigative Journalism 

 

6 IVLP Visitors; 3 interpreters 

 

December 11 – 14  

Multi-Regional Project  |  Women in Public Service 

 

3 IVLP Visitors; 1 English Language Officer 

 

Sudan, Tunisia & Yemen 

 

 

 

 

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