United States Agency for Global Media


VOA’s Kurdish reporter wins Burke Award

November 13, 2019

“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.”

VOA launches Venezuela-focused TV news program

September 27, 2019

"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.

Aline Barros

September 4, 2019

Expertise: Immigration, International News, Diaspora Communities Languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish Location: Washington, D.C.

Carla Babb

September 4, 2019

Expertise: Defense, International Security, President Trump Administration's Defense Transition Languages: English Location: Washington, DC/ Pentagon

Yolanda Lopez

September 4, 2019

Expertise: Latin America, U.S. Foreign Policy to Latin America, Spain Languages: English, Spanish Location: Washington, D.C.

Margaret Besheer

September 4, 2019

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

Nike Ching

September 4, 2019

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

Mariama Diallo

September 4, 2019

Expertise: General News, Foreign Affairs, US Africa Policy, Sub-Sahara Africa Languages: English, French, Wolof, Fulani Location: Washington, D.C.

Kane Farabaugh

September 4, 2019

Expertise: Presidential History, Politics, Immigration, Sports, General News Languages: English Location: Chicago, IL