Tarinee Youkhaw

Communication for Development

Passionate about #tech4dev and all things visual. SUP Enthusiast.

Latest Vi fellow identifies sectors for growth and poverty reduction in Senegal

Contributed by Tarinee Youkhaw and Vlasta Macku Marème Ndoye (pictured, left), lecturer and researcher at Vi core Senegalese member, Cheikh Anta Diop University, spent her five-week (June 16-July 18) Vi fellowship identifying sectors in the Senegalese economy which have potential to create value added, and contribute to growth and poverty reduction.

FDI flows shift: Developing countries now top winners

Contributed by Catarina Mastellaro and Tarinee Youkhaw This multimedia teaching resource, recorded during videoconferences with Vi member universities in Belarus, Colombia and Morocco, features foreign direct investment (FDI) experts, Astrit Sulstarova, Nicole Moussa, Noelia Garcia-Nebra and Axèle Giroud, of UNCTAD's Division on Investment and Enterprise.

VOA Deewa goes Interactive

VOA Deewa TV/Radio is bringing its social media campaign to the next level with projects that allow the audience to participate in online discussions about top issues in the Afghanistan-Pakistan Border Regions. English language Facebook conferences and TweetChats, introduced in April and May, have been reaching out to all ethnic and language groups in the area.

VOA's Let's Play Elections

Highlights from the U.S. presidential election campaign and sports analogies collide in the VOA program called Let's Play Elections. The fast-paced roundup of U.S election news is designed to appeal to younger viewers who have been focused on this year's European Football (soccer) Championship, EURO 2012.

VOA Indonesian Tops 1 Million Facebook Fans

VOA's Indonesian Service is marking a Facebook milestone: their most popular pages now have more than 1-million fans. "The main page was launched in September 2009 and it just skyrocketed. Before we knew it, we had hundreds of thousands of fans," said VOA Indonesian Service's New Media manager, Ade Astuti.

VOA Swahili Service Celebrates 50th Anniversary

VOA's Swahili service is marking its 50th Anniversary this May, with tributes to the reputation the service has built throughout its broadcasting history. "It gives me enormous pride to congratulate them on 50 years of broadcasting. We are the first African language service...

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