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Contacting VOA

VOA main locator: (202) 203-4000

Key contact numbers at Voice of America:

Human Resources:(202) 382-7500

News coverage requests: (202) 203-4302


Africa Division: (202) 203-4019

East Asia & Pacific Division: (202) 382-5867

English Division: (202) 203-4297

Eurasia Division: (202) 382-5300

Latin America Division: (202) 382-5933

Persian Division: (202) 203-4940

South & Central Asia Division: (202) 203-4817

For questions about the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) please contact the BBG Public Affairs Office at (202) 203-4400 or via email at


Interview Request

Email your interview request to with the subject line: REQUEST FOR INTERVIEW

Our reporters, senior editors, and regional experts are available for interviews.

Requests to use VOA Materials

Email requests to with the subject line: USAGE REQUEST.

Please review our policy below before sending your request:

Policy on Use of VOA Materials

Media at VOA

Entering the building

All bags and visitors will be screened. Visitors should plan to arrive 10 minutes before their scheduled tour. Avoid bringing unnecessary belongings. Weapons and sharp objects are prohibited. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) requires visitors and guests entering all Federal facilities, including the VOA building, to present a valid US Federal or state-issued picture ID, such as a driver's license, passport or state-issued ID. A non-US citizen is required to provide their foreign issued passport. The building guards cannot accept other documents or waive these requirements.

Shooting Video at VOA

Television producers who would like to shoot interviews, b-roll or work with our language services on stories should email