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Going to New York and the Wall Street Journal

Last Friday (27th  June) , We  went to New York  City and our first stop  was the Wall Street Journal   We me with  Alisa Bowen, General Manager, The Wall Street Journal Digital Network, who  briefed us on about digital in publishing and the concept of immersive stories Video 1 Video 2 We also spent time with  Various Editors including Stephen Grocer…

Washington Fellowship Ground 0

  Today , We are arrived at JFK for onward travel to  Yale University . This is what happened within 30 min of meeting… In the Video are Kwasi Gyeabour(Ghana), Ethel Cofie(Ghana) , Gaona Tlhasana (Botswana) , Moratuo Hlongwa (Lesotho) and Murendi Mafumo(South Africa) We agreed on a few  things yesterday , for every 1 negative we mention about Africa we…

Pre-Depature Orientation and YALE University Band

  Long  winding but exciting day today as all of us Washington Fellows  went through the pre departure formalities….   The US Ambassador kicked off  with a quick speech congratulating and reiterating the Value of the President Obama Young Leaders Initiative     A Speech  on the funding opportunities for projects going forward for the YALI Washington Fellows by USAIDF  …