Thu, May 23, 2013
A gathering of archive professionals, with the support of the National Science Foundation, on the topic of digital Arctic Archives was hosted at the newly open Montalto overlooking Monticello, part of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation. This magnificent space designed and dedicated to thinkers from all over the world provided an excellent background for our conversations on community and archival treasures of the Arctic region.
Mon, May 13, 2013
The 2nd Annual ADL Director's Meeting was held in Gol, Norway in conjunction with the 8th annual NORDEFCO ADL meeting, where the Serbia Military Academy ADL Center received an official invitation to joins as a full Partnership Lab of the Initiative for Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative. In addition to the United States, member Labs include Canada, Great Britain, Norway, Poland, Romania and South Korea.
Tue, May 07, 2013
Jefferson Institute is a partner in the Multichannel Learning System (MLS) Project, which aims to address emerging needs to support international military training requirements with learning strategies that encompass web-based, mobile application and social media platforms.
Sat, May 04, 2013
San Jose, Costa Rica
The Jefferson Institute gathered journalists from regions where press freedom is endangered to participate in the UNESCO Word Press Freedom Day conference in San Jose, Costa Rica. The conference provided a venue for civil society, the international community, and democratic governments to uphold the values of press freedom and recommit to defending the media from attacks on their independence. The conference also paid tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the exercise of their profession.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013
San Salvador, El Salvador
The Jefferson Institute brought together journalists from Central America to exchange best practices at the launch of the IREX Regional Journalist Security Network in San Salvador, El Salvador. Next to attending the launch, JI’s participants took part in a dialogue with US state officials to discuss some of the security challenges confronting journalists in Central America.