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“An Imperfect but Admirable System” – 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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Lebanon Investment in MicroFinance (LIM) Program - 2014 Request for Applications 

29-Aug-2014 Categories: Lebanon
VEGA Lebanon Investment in Microfinance (LIM) Program Under a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Lebanon, the Volunteers for Economic Growth Alliance (VEGA) is providing... read more
 

A Special Thank You To Our Summer Interns 

22-Aug-2014 Categories: Press Releases

As the summer winds down, it’s time to say goodbye to our summer interns. We enjoyed having them in our headquarters office in Washington, D.C. and we appreciate all their hard work and enthusiasm. Our interns make vital contributions to the organization.

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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
 

In Lebanon, A Coastal Bakery Flourishes 

06-Aug-2014 Categories: Lebanon Our Impact
Naji expanded his bakery business with a loan through the Lebanon Investment in Microfinance Program. Ever since Naji returned from Brazil to settle in Jbeil, Mount Lebanon, he has worked ... read more
 

Unstable Ground: A Volunteer Helps with China's Sinkhole Problem (Photo Essay) 

01-Aug-2014 Categories: China Volunteer Stories
August 1, 2014 -- IESC is delivering a new volunteer program in China. Experienced industry experts go for short-term consultations to advise Chinese organizations on global best practices and standards. Among our first... read more
 

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

26-Jul-2014 Categories: China
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
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
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
 
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