Rhythms of Change

Plot Mhako

Founder, Step Up 2 HIV
Zimbabwe
Upon his return to Zimbabwe, IVLP exchange alumnus Plot Mhako collaborated with U.S. Embassy Harare on Step Up 2 HIV, a program that uses popular culture to raise awareness among youth about HIV prevention and reproductive health.
International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Western HemisphereUnited States
text
An American in Belgrade

Aaron Brazelton

Student, University of Alabama
United States
Aaron, now a junior at the University of Alabama, speaks movingly of his experience and the profound impact the program continues to have on his personal and professional growth.
Youth Leadership Programs Europe and EurasiaSerbia
text
Investing in Korea

Chae-eun Sung

Product Manager, Deutsche Bank
South Korea
Following her transformational 2007 Study of the U.S. Institute for Student Leaders (SUSI) program at the University of Chicago, Republic of Korea (ROK) native Chae-eun Sung refocused her professional goals and entered the world of finance.
Study of the U.S. (SUSI) Study of the U.S. (SUSI)Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders (SUSI) Western HemisphereUnited States
text
Hope for Youth in Pakistan

Jawad Ahmed Khan

Executive Director, Organization for the Development of Youth
Pakistan
As a young man in the Balochistan province of Pakistan, Jawad Ahmed Khan dreamt of furthering his studies but opportunities in the capital city of Quetta did not match his talent or ambition.
Study of the U.S. (SUSI) Study of the U.S. (SUSI)Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders (SUSI) Western HemisphereUnited States
text
From Russia, With Innovation

Natalia Dubrovskaya

Director of the Izborsk State Historical, Architectural, and Landscape Museum
Russia
Natalia, a 2010 International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) exchange participant, was keen to bottle the innovative American museum experience and adapt it for Russia.
International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Western HemisphereUnited States
text
Providing Training for Kuwait’s Disabled Community

Nora Al-Othman

Training Gate International
Kuwait
In a country with few institutions dedicated to serving the needs of the disabled community, Nora Al-Othman’s organization is a deeply-appreciated rarity.
International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Western HemisphereUnited States
text

Pages

Latest Conversations

Load more