Posts in Category: Press Releases

The State of the Microfinance Sector in Lebanon 

25-Sep-2014 Categories: Lebanon Press Releases
BEIRUT – Microfinance is critical for small and micro-enterprises around the globe. Like many other countries, Lebanon has seen a growth in the industry; MFIs (microfinance institutions) are prevalent and consistently... read more
 

Diplomacy Is Only the Beginning (Op-Ed) 

Nations in Conflict Need a Viable Economy to Truly Rebuild
10-Sep-2014 Categories: Press Releases
The current political crisis is destroying Ukraine's economy. I traveled there recently in my capacity as head of the International Executive Service Corps to see how we might assist in the country's economic rebuilding. For ... read more
 

IESC President Delivers 2014 Adair Lecture on Diplomacy and Development 

29-Aug-2014 Categories: Press Releases

On August 27, IESC President and CEO Tom Miller, a former ambassador and 30-year veteran of the State Department, delivered the 8th Annual Adair Memorial Lecture on U.S. Diplomacy at American University.  

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

14-Aug-2014 Categories: Press Releases
Ilda Guambe, a Mandela Washington Fellow from Mozambique, will spend eight weeks at IESC as an intern. International Executive Service Corps (IESC) is hosting Ilda Suzana Massuanganhe... read more
 

IESC President to Speak on the Intersection of Diplomacy and Development 

14-Aug-2014 Categories: Press Releases
August 13, 2014 – President and CEO of IESC, retired Ambassador Thomas J. Miller, will deliver the 8th Annual Adair Memorial Lecture on U.S. Diplomacy on Wednesday, Aug. 27, at 3 p.m. at American University’s Kay... read more
 

Our New Partnership with AARP: The First Volunteers Are in China 

26-Jul-2014 Categories: China Press Releases
IESC has teamed with AARP to deliver a new volunteer program in China to advise Chinese organizations on global best practices and standards. Our first group of senior experts are currently on the... read more
 

IBEX Program Receives National Award in Liberia 

25-Jul-2014 Categories: Liberia Press Releases
Liberia's Golden Image award honors organizations that have made selfless contributions to peace and humanity On July 16, the Liberia Investing for Business Expansion Program (IBEX)... read more
 

By Afghans, for Afghans 

OpEd by President and CEO Tom Miller
09-Jul-2014 Categories: Afghanistan Press Releases
As America withdraws combat troops, the Afghans I have met over the past four years point to an increasingly vibrant entrepreneurial sector creating jobs and consumers ready to participate in a more stable economy. It has... read more
 

Newly Awarded Program in Yemen 

30-May-2014 Categories: Press Releases Yemen
Washington, DC -- IESC is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a major sub grant from Land O’Lakes International Development for the five year Yemen Competitive Agriculture Systems for High Value Crops (CASH)... read more
 

Celebrating 50 Years of Promoting Prosperity and Stability through Private Enterprise 

08-May-2014 Categories: Press Releases
IESC celebrates half a century of helping thousands of entrepreneurs & small businesses throughout the world IESC was established in 1964 at the initiative of entrepreneurs and philanthropists David Rockefeller and... read more
 
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