IVLP Programs: February 2021
February 1st, 2021
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. Department of State's Office of International Visitors has postponed in-person exchange programs. Virtual meetings will instead be arranged for the following programs:
Social Media – Creatively Connecting Communities: A virtual program for seven participants from North Africa and the Middle East will discuss the transition of traditional media in the digital age through the adoption of online content and use of social media as a platform to engage, entertain, and inform.
Edward R. Murrow Program for Journalists – Media Responsibility in an Age of Disinformation: A virtual program for ten participants from around the world will examine efforts to counter the dissemination of disinformation and explore ways to verify reliable sources of information and counter misinformation.