Increasing Access to Education in Northern Brazil

Wanderson Jackson

Community Leader
Brazil
In a remote community in Brazil’s northern region of Roraima, Wanderson Jackson is a dynamic and respected leader uniquely positioned to inspire youth in his community.
Youth Ambassadors Western HemisphereUnited States
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Increasing Religious Tolerance in Tajikistan

Hotam Fayzulloev

Advocate
Tajikistan
A 2011 International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) participant, Hotam Fayzulloev was inspired by the relationships he saw in the U.S. between people of different faiths.
International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Western HemisphereUnited States
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Lessons in Youth Engagement from Turkey

Salih Yuce

Health Advocate
Turkey
As a cancer survivor, and passionate supporter of cancer patients, Salih Yuce’s U.S. exchange experience with the International Visitor Leadership Program has proven invaluable for his advocacy and awareness projects in Turkey.
International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Western HemisphereUnited States
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Cashews and the Lessons of the African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program

Minata Kone

Entrepreneur
Burkina Faso
Minata Kone, a Burkinabé alumna of the 2012 African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP), is living proof for the women and girls of Burkina Faso and all of Sub-Saharan Africa, that they can be successful international business women.
International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP)African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) Western HemisphereUnited States
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Demonstrating the Power of People-to-People Exchanges

Paul Heck

Professor
United States
Professor Paul Heck of Georgetown University’s Department of Theology, is a 2008 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program alumnus who lectured in Arabic on the role of religion in the United States at Mohammed V University in Rabat, Morocco.
Fulbright Program Fulbright ProgramFulbright U.S. Scholar Program Middle East and North AfricaMorocco
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Standing Up for New Zealand’s Marginalized Communities

Uesifili Unasa

Community Activist
New Zealand
As a participant in the 2011 Community Activism and Minority Rights International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), Reverend Uesifili Unasa of New Zealand was invited to stand on the exact spot at the Lincoln Memorial where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous 1963 ‘I Have a Dream’ speech.
International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Western HemisphereUnited States
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