Journalist Silva joins Voice of America

International journalist Paula Alves Silva has joined Voice of America. Since December 2019, she served as a foreign correspondent at the Portuguese radio station TSF, where she covered USA news, based in Washington, D.C. Silva also freelances, covering the world’s biggest refugee camp, U.S. elections, migration, Black Lives Matter protests and the pandemic. She also […]

Voice of America’s López departs, Lippman named interim director

The following was sent out from Media Moves: Voice of America’s acting director Yolanda López told staff in an email she is departing the news agency at the end of September. López, who has been in her current role for two and half years, is leaving for a yet to be announced position. She has spent more […]

DW News East Asia correspondent Yang set to depart

William Hao-Wei Yang, East Asia correspondent at DW News wrote on Twitter: “After more than 5 years and 3 months at @dwnews, I’ll be leaving the organization at the end of next week. It’s been a fulfilling and exciting chapter in my career, where I got to cover some of the biggest stories in China, […]

Thomas-Esquivel takes on new role at the Voice of America

The following was sent out from Media Moves: Sandra Thomas-Esquivel has been elevated to director of Voice of America’s Latin America Division. She has been acting Latin Division Director since June 2022. Her new appointment is effective as of April 23, 2023. She’ll continue to be based in Washington, DC. Thomas-Esquivel joined VOA in 2019 […]