Portia Gabor, a well-known journalist notable for stressing issues on social concern, with her recent road safety documentary “Dangerous Highways,” was selected to represent Ghana at this year’s International Visitor Leadership Program. www.entertainmentgh.com is well informed!
The award winning TV3 news anchor, left our Motherland on Friday March, 9 for the three-week US-based program which allows participants to observe aspects of America. www.3news.com disclosed!
Throughout this program, participants observe aspects of American social, economic, political, cultural and educational institutions and practices through meetings, workshops, seminars, site visits, and home hospitality.
Above that, participants visit historic sites and scenic areas and attend cultural events.
Each year, more than 4,400 visitors from around the world participate in the IVLP program, including Ghanaians.
Since its inception, 260 Ghanaians have participated, some in individual programs and others in single-country, regional, or multi-regional group projects.
The International Visitor Leadership Program is an extremely popular and competitive program which enhances understanding of the United States among current and future opinion leaders and policymakers.
Story By Deborah Kotei