Josh Machleder

Josh Machleder
Josh Machleder 
Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and Asia Programs
Internews

Josh Machleder is Internews' Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and Asia Programs.

Prior to holding this position, Machleder had 12 years of experience in international development in the field, including five years working for Internews as a Country Director and then Regional Manager in Central Asia, and two years in Southeast Asia.

He has worked for the Open Society Institute, IREX, and was an Alfa Fellow in Moscow in 2005 – 2006. Prior to working in international development, Machleder worked in TV and Radio production in New York City.

Machleder holds BA and MA degrees from Columbia University. He speaks English, Russian, Hebrew and French.
 

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    Josh Machleder, Internews Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and Asia Programs is traveling in Eurasia, visiting Internews projects and sending updates on the work of local media and civil society in-country.

    When Anja Gengo, a third-year law student at the University of Sarajevo, saw the USAID-funded Internews project in Bosnia call for applicants to its Media Law Clinic and Moot Court, she didn't even know that media law existed. "It's something you don't even hear about," she said.

  • Conference Emphasizes the Important Role Public Broadcasting Plays in a Democracy

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    Kyrgyzstan is the first and only country in the Central Asian region to establish a public service broadcaster, a publically-funded TV and radio company whose broadcasting serves the public interest, aiming to provide a sense of national community while fulfilling the programming needs of a broad range of constituencies.

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