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VOA Global English

One of the most respected international broadcasters, according to research by global performance measuring companies. It offers multimedia and multi-platform programming, delivering timely news and information through a variety of vehicles to a multi-generational audience.

Quick Facts

Established: Radio-1942 Learning English-1959

Television-1983 Internet-1994

Target area: Global

Weekly Audience: 39 million

Radio Programming: 24 hours a day with news, information and music programs

TV Programming: 6 hours of news, discussion and music programming per week

Internet: 24/7 web desk plus Facebook, Twitter, blogs and Apps.

Programs and additional features available at: www.voanews.com

Facebook:

VOA Learning English

VOA Music

VOA Asia

VOA Current Affairs

Student Union

Border Crossings

Twitter:

@voanews

@voalearningenglish

YouTube:

VOAVideo

VOA Learning English

VOAMusic

Blogs:

Music Time in Africa

All About America

The Student Union

Sonny Side of Sports

Printable Version

Programs and Features

TV

Africa 54 – Channels TV is a weekly, 30-minute coproduction with Nigeria’s leading news channel featuring stories from the U.S., Nigeria and the world.

The Correspondents is a weekly show that brings together VOA’s global reporters in a lively discussion analyzing the headlines.

Music Alley every week features internationally recognized artists on Border Crossings and Live at The Hamilton.

Radio

English Radio airs to audiences worldwide using a host of platforms including social media, FM, affiliate stations, mobile, and podcasts. VOA's current affairs, international editions and hourly newscasts inform millions of listeners worldwide.

Learning English uses clear and simple vocabulary to teach American English on radio, television, Internet, and mobile. The Learning English website is one of VOA’s most popular offerings.

VOA Music features the chart-topping hits that worldwide audiences want, together with original programming that presents American music in all its rich and entertaining variety.

The Hourly Newscasts are VOA’s flagship radio news product available for affiliates, VOA’s 24/7 audio streams and on demand online and on mobile.

International Edition brings the world together with U.S. perspectives. Experts, analysts, social media views and newsmakers themselves help tell today’s top stories.

Press Conference USA is a 30-minute weekly newsmaker program hosted by Carol Castiel that provides listeners with information and insights on a wide range of topics, spanning U.S. politics, foreign policy, global health, science and culture.

VOA1 - The Hits is VOA’s 24/7 hit radio music stream introducing the VOA brand to 18 – 25 year olds.

Jazz America delivers the best in jazz – past, present, and future. Host Russ Davis continues the Jazz legacy of Willis Conover.

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