Events

Philippines | Sustaining Drug Demand Reduction

August 21 – 27, 2019


Country: Philippines

Project: Sustaining Drug Demand Reduction

No. of Visitors: 8

 

This group of 8 professionals from the Philippines will be in Frankfort, Lexington, London & Louisville, Kentucky on an IVLP project: “Sustaining Drug Demand Reduction.” They will be based in half in Lexington and half in Louisville, as well as travel to Frankfort and London. More details to be announced. 


Welcome international guests into your home for dinner! Invite friends and family to join in the fun and create a memorable American experience! Learn more about hosting!

 


The International Visitor Leadership Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.

Western Hemisphere | U.S. Trade Policy

July 17 –  21, 2019


Countries: Western Hemisphere (Countries TBA)

Project: U.S. Trade Policy

No. of Visitors: 9

Welcome international guests into your home for dinner! Invite friends and family to join in the fun and create a memorable American experience! Learn more about hosting!

Details coming soon…

Multi-regional | Countering Violent Extremism – Community Strategies

June 29 – July 3, 2019


Countries: India, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, & Turkey

Project: Countering Violent Extremism – Community Strategies

No. of Visitors: 6

 

This group of 6 professionals from around the globe will be in Louisville on an IVLP project: “Countering Violent Extremism – Community Strategies.” While in Louisville, the group will focus on the following themes:

  • The role of interfaith dialogue in curtailing extremism and intolerance
  • Addressing the needs of at-risk youth and other marginalized communities
  • Academia’s perspective on violence prevention
  • Local law enforcement CVE strategies, approaches, and cooperation

Welcome international guests into your home for dinner! Invite friends and family to join in the fun and create a memorable American experience! Learn more about hosting!

 

The International Visitor Leadership Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.

Multi-regional | 21st ChangeMakers: Be Best: Strategies for Combating Cyber-Bullying

June 15 – 20, 2019


Countries: Albania, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Estonia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, & Uzbekistan

Project: 21st ChangeMakers: Be Best: Strategies for Combating Cyber-Bullying

No. of Visitors: 7

 

This group of 7 professionals from around the globe will be in Louisville on an IVLP project: “21st ChangeMakers: Be Best: Strategies for Combating Cyber-Bullying.” While in Louisville, the group will focus on the following themes:

  • Community responses to bullying and youth wellbeing
  • The role of law enforcement and the legal system
  • School programs to prevent bullying
  • The role of the health system and child mental health
  • Local media and community engagement
  • Conversations with youth

Welcome international guests into your home for dinner! Invite friends and family to join in the fun and create a memorable American experience! Learn more about hosting!

Details coming soon…

African Region | Ending Gender-Based Violence

June 13 – 19, 2019


Countries: African Region (Countries TBA)

Project: Ending Gender-Based Violence

No. of Visitors: 16

 

This group of 16 professionals from around Africa will be in Louisville on an IVLP project: “Ending Gender-Based Violence.” While in Louisville, the group will focus on three themes:

  • Sexual Assault Prevention, Awareness, and Survivor Services on University Campuses
  • Grassroots Mobilization and Coalition Building For-and-By Survivors of Domestic Abuse
  • Volunteerism

The International Visitor Leadership Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.