Posts in Category: Press Releases

IESC Volunteer Lynda Swenson Named VEGA Volunteer of the Year 2016 

14-Dec-2016 Categories: Egypt Lebanon Press Releases Volunteer Stories

On International Volunteer Day, VEGA recognized Lynda Swenson for her extensive history of volunteering—which includes over 50 volunteer assignments in the last 10 years.

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ABADE Organizes Expo to Increase Sales of Afghan Products 

28-Oct-2016 Categories: Afghanistan Press Releases

On October 18, ABADE hosted an exhibition in Mazar-e-Sharif aimed at increasing sales of Afghan products. 

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IESC Remembers One of Its Founders 

01-Sep-2016 Categories: Press Releases

Earlier this month, IESC lost one of its founding partners, Jack N. Behrman, who died on August 19, 2016, at the age of 94.

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IESC Hosts Second Fellow from President Obama’s Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders 

19-Aug-2016 Categories: Press Releases
Stélvia Agostinho, a Mandela Washington Fellow from Angola, will spend six weeks at IESC as an intern. IESC—International Executive Service Corps—is delighted to host Stélvia... read more

IESC Refreshes Brand, Unveils New Logo and Tagline  

11-Aug-2016 Categories: Press Releases

When IESC turned 50 in 2014, we decided to take some time to reflect and to make some changes...

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Recognizing Success at IESC 

08-Jun-2016 Categories: Afghanistan Egypt Our Impact Press Releases

This May, IESC presented its annual awards at two ceremonies in Washington, DC, and Kabul, Afghanistan. Two volunteers and three staff members were recognized.

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New Program in Ghana Will Improve Food Safety and Grow Agricultural Exports 

10-May-2016 Categories: Ghana Press Releases

The two-year, $2.8 million program will draw on IESC’s half-century tradition of international volunteer expertise.

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Businesses in the ABADE Program Recognized in Mazar-e Sharif 

21-Apr-2016 Categories: Afghanistan Press Releases

On April 10, USAID recognized 35 ABADE investment partners in a ceremony in Mazar-e Sharif.

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IESC Welcomes Four New Board Members 

03-Mar-2016 Categories: Press Releases

IESC is pleased to announce the addition of Stuart Fleishmann, William R. Rhodes, Margaret Osius, and Susan Gurley to its Board of Directors.

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Businesses in the ABADE Program Honored in Kabul for Global Entrepreneurship Week 

19-Nov-2015 Categories: Afghanistan Press Releases
On November 17, in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week, USAID hosted an event at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul and recognized 34 ABADE investment partners. Together, these Afghan entrepreneurs have invested $46... read more
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