“I can’t think of anyone else that is more deserving of this award than Zana Omer,” said VOA Director Amanda Bennett. “His courage, determination and dedication to the mission of the Voice of America has been exemplary and his contribution to our programming unparalleled.”
"Venezuela 360" delves into topics including the U.S. policy towards the region, the deepening humanitarian and social crises, as well as economic challenges, the exodus Venezuelan refugees to other countries in the region and options for country’s future.
Voice of America’s Midwest correspondent, Kane Farabaugh, received an award for excellence at the Religion News Association’s 70th annual awards banquet in Las Vegas on September 21.
Expertise: Immigration, International News, Diaspora Communities Languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish Location: Washington, D.C.
Expertise: Defense, International Security, President Trump Administration's Defense Transition Languages: English Location: Washington, DC/ Pentagon
Expertise: Latin America, U.S. Foreign Policy to Latin America, Spain Languages: English, Spanish Location: Washington, D.C.
Expertise: UN issues – Humanitarian, Political, Peacekeeping, Human Rights, International Justice (ICC), Proliferation (Iran, DPRK), Climate Change, Sustainable Development Languages: English Location: New York, NY / United Nations Bureau
Expertise: U.S.-East Asia and the Pacific Foreign Policy, North Korea Nuclear Proliferation issues, Maritime Security in the South China Sea, U.S.- China and Taiwan Relations Languages: English, Mandarin Location: Washington, DC / U.S. State Department
Expertise: General News, Foreign Affairs, US Africa Policy, Sub-Sahara Africa Languages: English, French, Wolof, Fulani Location: Washington, D.C.
Expertise: Presidential History, Politics, Immigration, Sports, General News Languages: English Location: Chicago, IL