International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP)

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Cornfields hold the promise of continued sustainable development in the Republic of Malawi, Africa.

Malawi Permaculture

International Visitor Leadership Program alumna Betty Chinyamuyamu describes a sustainable development project that she worked on in her home county of Malawi.

Ali Mzee Ali, Chairman of the Zanzibar House of Representatives

International Visitor, Mr. Ali Mzee Ali of Tanzania

Mr. Ali Mzee Ali, Chairman of the Zanzibar House of Representatives, participated in the International Visitor Leadership Program.

IVLP volunteers pull trash out of creeks in Ward 7 of Washington, D.C.

United We Serve: IVLP Volunteerism Project

Inspired by President Obama's call for renewed commitment to public service, the U.S. Department of State created a new international exchange program "Volunteerism: United We Serve."

IVLP, Diane Elton

Reflections on the Impact of the International Visitor Leadership Program - Diane Elton

Diane Elton speaks about the importance of an International Visitor Leadership group's poignant meeting with Native Americans in Southern California.


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