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  • In advance of the Humphrey Program’s 40th Anniversary, ECA’s Evaluation Division commissioned General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) to conduct an evaluation to assess the effectiveness of the Program in achieving its program goals.

  • The Series of Humphrey-led Cronkite Global Conversations has begun at Arizona State University! There will be a link to the livestream of the events, which can be requested through your online RSVP to Alma Telibecirevic at

  • Five Humphrey Fellows met with President Donald Trump, Senior Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and Assistant Secretary of State Marie Royce at the White House for the launch of the new Women's Global Development and Prosperity Initiative (W-GDP).

    The initiative will provide innovative educational programs, financial and technical assistance, capacity building, and mentorship to support women’s economic participation around the world.

  • The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program will celebrate 40 years of bringing international professionals to the United States to engage in study and collaborate with U.S. counterparts at “African Humphrey Voices: Building a Better Future for Our Continent,” a Pan-African alumni conference Sept. 14–16, 2018, in Johannesburg, South Africa.

  • Deborah Thomas-Felix was a 2007-2008 Humphrey Fellow from Trinidad and Tobago. She spent her year studying Law and Human Rights at American University. The following article outlines Ms. Thomas-Felix's years of service to her country. 

    The author of the article, Simone Young, was a 2016-2017 Humphrey Fellow from Trinidad and Tobago. She spent her year studying Public Policy Analysis and Public Administration at Syracuse University. 

  • Reposted from "Distinguished Humphrey Leadership Program Brings Leaders to U.S." feature on IIE's Announcements page.

    Reposted from "Distinguished Humphrey Leadership Program Brings Leaders to U.S." feature on IIE's Announcements page. 

  • Group of Humphrey Fellows at MedShare Atlanta

    Dr. Koffi Siliadin is a 2016-2017 Humphrey Fellow from Togo. He spent his year studying Public Health Policy and Management at Emory University. Below, he shares his experiences volunteering in Atlanta and interacting with his community.  

  • Group of Humphrey Fellows in front of a lake

    Milica Petrovic is a 2016-2017 Humphrey Fellow from Montenegro. She has spent her year at Cornell University studying Natural Resources, Environmental Policy, and Climate Change. The following is a reflection by Ms. Petrovic on her Humphrey year.

  • Simone Young poses for a picture

    Simone Young is 2016-2017 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellow studying Public Policy Analysis and Public Administration at Syracuse University. She is from Trinidad and Tobago. Young shares a reflection of her Humphrey year thus far.

  • Said Nazir interviews a resident in Pakistan.

    Humphrey alumnus and journalist, Said Nazir, spent his Humphrey year at the University of Maryland, College Park. He interned with National Public Radio (NPR) and Radio Free Europe, while taking graduate level courses and interacting with his Humphrey cohort. Now that he has returned home he is striving to address the lack of media access in northwest Pakistan.