UPCOMING SHOWS

  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • VOA1 is the Voice of America’s 24/7 English language music network. Hear the freshest cuts from chart-toppers Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Pink, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and more.
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • VOA1 is the Voice of America’s 24/7 English language music network. Hear the freshest cuts from chart-toppers Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Pink, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and more.
  • VOA1 is the Voice of America’s 24/7 English language music network. Hear the freshest cuts from chart-toppers Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Pink, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and more.
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Join host Carol Castiel each week as she and two advocates from the world of politics, culture, public policy, or academia debate and discuss a critical issue in the news. This program brings depth, perspective, and insight to the world around us. Issues that affect our lives and global stability are debated and discussed in a free-wheeling, unscripted discussion of fact and opinion. Subscribe to a Podcast of the show Broadcast Schedule Encounter is broadcast on Saturdays and Sundays. You can also listen to us via affiliate stations in your area. Check your local radio station guide for more information. Saturdays: 0330 0930 1430 1800 and 2330 UTC Sundays: 0530 1230 1730 1930 UTC About Your Host Carol Castiel moderates and produces not only Encounter but Press Conference USA as well. She also oversees the production of Issues in the News, VOA’s roundup of the week’s top stories by distinguished Washington journalists. Before joining the Voice of America, Carol was a consultant/freelance journalist specializing in the promotion of trade and investment between the United States and Africa. She was also a contributing editor to the London-based West Africa Magazine. Carol is fluent in Portuguese, French, and Spanish. She holds an M.A. degree in International Affairs from the University of Pittsburgh. Contact: Email: ​encounter@voanews.com Facebook: ​CarolCastielVOA Twitter: ​CarolCastielVOA Postal Mail: Voice of America Encounter Washington, D.C. 20237 USA
  • Learning English use a limited vocabulary and are read at a slower pace than VOA's other English broadcasts. Previously known as Special English.
  • Plugged in with Greta Van Susteren examines various aspects of United States policy by interviewing policy makers and having discussions with opinion shapers. After hosting news programs for CNN, Fox News and MSNBC, Greta Van Susteren brings her interviewing skills and curiosity to VOA for a weekly 30 minute dive into America’s international relationships.
  • VOA1 is the Voice of America’s 24/7 English language music network. Hear the freshest cuts from chart-toppers Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Pink, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and more.
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Each weekend on Jazz America host Russ Davis brings you the best in jazz, present and past. Each week Russ interviews a musician and features music from their latest recordings.
  • Each weekend on Jazz America host Russ Davis brings you the best in jazz, present and past. Each week Russ interviews a musician and features music from their latest recordings.
  • Learning English use a limited vocabulary and are read at a slower pace than VOA's other English broadcasts. Previously known as Special English.
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • VOA1 is the Voice of America’s 24/7 English language music network. Hear the freshest cuts from chart-toppers Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Pink, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and more.
  • Washington journalists from print, wire services, and broadcast media discuss the top news stories of the week. Drawing on their contacts and sources at the White House, Capitol Hill and elsewhere, our panel of journalists provide unique insights and analysis that go beyond the headlines and give listeners the "inside" story on what they see and hear in the news. Subscribe to a Podcast of the show Broadcast Schedule Issues in the News is broadcast on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. You can also listen to us via affiliate stations in your area. Check your local radio station guide for more information. Friday: 2330 UTC Saturday: 1530 & 2230 UTC Sunday: 0130, 0430, 0930, 1130, 1530 & 2130 UTC Meet our Moderators and Panelists David Rennie: Washington Bureau Chief, The Economist Tom DeFrank: Contributing Editor, The National Journal Linda Feldmann: Washington Bureau Chief, Christian Science Monitor Michael Williams: Contributor, CBS Radio News Dan Raviv: National Correspondent, Israeli-based channel i24News Laura Meckler: Staff Writer, Wall Street Journal Oren Dorell: Foreign Affairs Reporter, USA Today Paul Brandus: White House Correspondent, West Wing Reports Contact: Email: issues@voanews.com Facebook: CarolCastielVOA Twitter: CarolCastielVOA Postal Mail: Voice of America Issues in the News Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • VOA1 is the Voice of America’s 24/7 English language music network. Hear the freshest cuts from chart-toppers Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Pink, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and more.
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • VOA’s live worldwide international music request show with host Larry London.
  • Join host Carol Castiel each week as she and two advocates from the world of politics, culture, public policy, or academia debate and discuss a critical issue in the news. This program brings depth, perspective, and insight to the world around us. Issues that affect our lives and global stability are debated and discussed in a free-wheeling, unscripted discussion of fact and opinion. Subscribe to a Podcast of the show Broadcast Schedule Encounter is broadcast on Saturdays and Sundays. You can also listen to us via affiliate stations in your area. Check your local radio station guide for more information. Saturdays: 0330 0930 1430 1800 and 2330 UTC Sundays: 0530 1230 1730 1930 UTC About Your Host Carol Castiel moderates and produces not only Encounter but Press Conference USA as well. She also oversees the production of Issues in the News, VOA’s roundup of the week’s top stories by distinguished Washington journalists. Before joining the Voice of America, Carol was a consultant/freelance journalist specializing in the promotion of trade and investment between the United States and Africa. She was also a contributing editor to the London-based West Africa Magazine. Carol is fluent in Portuguese, French, and Spanish. She holds an M.A. degree in International Affairs from the University of Pittsburgh. Contact: Email: ​encounter@voanews.com Facebook: ​CarolCastielVOA Twitter: ​CarolCastielVOA Postal Mail: Voice of America Encounter Washington, D.C. 20237 USA
  • Plugged in with Greta Van Susteren examines various aspects of United States policy by interviewing policy makers and having discussions with opinion shapers. After hosting news programs for CNN, Fox News and MSNBC, Greta Van Susteren brings her interviewing skills and curiosity to VOA for a weekly 30 minute dive into America’s international relationships.
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Nightline Africa highlights the latest issues and developments on the continent. Join host Akwei Thompson and correspondents from Washington and across Africa as they offer in-depth interviews, reports analysis and features. Nightline also brings you African arts and culture, country profiles, sports, music and commentary by top African experts. Broadcast Schedule Saturday & Sunday 1600 UTC/GMT with a repeat at 1800 GMT/UTC Listen to a Recent Program Saturday Show | Windows Media Sunday Show | Windows Media Nightline Africa also provides the listener, a chance to express yourself and be heard during our listener call-in segment.  Do you have a comment on a news item we've aired?  Do you have a point of view you'd like to express?  Is something happening in your city or town?  Do you have a message for us at the VOA, friends, family members, or other Nightline listeners? If so, call us and we’ll put your comments on the air. Contact Us Email nightline@voanews.com Telephone General: +1.202.203.4065 When you hear the beep, leave your message! Postal Mail Voice of America - Suite 1613 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Africa News Tonight is a 30-minute news magazine program that airs twice each evening Monday through Friday, at 1600 and 1800 UTC/GMT. Africa News Tonight brings you the latest news from our correspondents on the continent, as well as interviews with African officials, opposition leaders, NGOs, human rights activists and government officials. The show also examines developments in science and technology, the environment, development issues, the African diaspora, business, lifestyle and culture.
  • Sonny Side of Sports is an energetic and action-packed look at both world and African sports. Since the show's creation in 1999, host Sonny Young has delighted listeners with a lively presentation that combines humor, props, sound effects and correspondent reports from Africa and all over the globe. Sonny Side of Sports is broadcast Monday through Friday at 1630 and 1830 UTC/GMT. » Become a fan on Facebook: Chat with Sonny and meet fellow sports fans from around the world » Read the Sonny Side of Sports blog. Brighten your day by tuning in the Sonny Side of Sports! Schedule Monday-Friday 1630 UTC/GMT 1830 UTC/GMT Friday 30-minute program 1700 UTC/GMT Contact Us E-mail sonny@voanews.com Telephone To leave a message for the program staff, call +1.202.205.9942. After you hear the VOA identification, press 60 and then leave your message after the tone. Speak clearly and provide your name and location. We might use your comments in our program! Postal Mail Voice of America Room 1613 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Washington journalists from print, wire services, and broadcast media discuss the top news stories of the week. Drawing on their contacts and sources at the White House, Capitol Hill and elsewhere, our panel of journalists provide unique insights and analysis that go beyond the headlines and give listeners the "inside" story on what they see and hear in the news. Subscribe to a Podcast of the show Broadcast Schedule Issues in the News is broadcast on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. You can also listen to us via affiliate stations in your area. Check your local radio station guide for more information. Friday: 2330 UTC Saturday: 1530 & 2230 UTC Sunday: 0130, 0430, 0930, 1130, 1530 & 2130 UTC Meet our Moderators and Panelists David Rennie: Washington Bureau Chief, The Economist Tom DeFrank: Contributing Editor, The National Journal Linda Feldmann: Washington Bureau Chief, Christian Science Monitor Michael Williams: Contributor, CBS Radio News Dan Raviv: National Correspondent, Israeli-based channel i24News Laura Meckler: Staff Writer, Wall Street Journal Oren Dorell: Foreign Affairs Reporter, USA Today Paul Brandus: White House Correspondent, West Wing Reports Contact: Email: issues@voanews.com Facebook: CarolCastielVOA Twitter: CarolCastielVOA Postal Mail: Voice of America Issues in the News Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Quick, informative, fun. VOA’s International Edition brings the world together with U.S. perspectives. Experts, analysts, social media views and newsmakers themselves help tell today’s stories everyone wants to hear. Brighten your day with VOA’s International Edition. Broadcast Schedule Sun-Thu 2230, 2330 UTC/GMT Mon-Fri 0130, 0330, 0430, 0530, 0630, 1230, 1330, 1430, 1700, 1900 UTC/GMT Contact Us E-mail voanews@voanews.com Postal Mail Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Sonny Side of Sports is an energetic and action-packed look at both world and African sports. Since the show's creation in 1999, host Sonny Young has delighted listeners with a lively presentation that combines humor, props, sound effects and correspondent reports from Africa and all over the globe. Sonny Side of Sports is broadcast Monday through Friday at 1630 and 1830 UTC/GMT. » Become a fan on Facebook: Chat with Sonny and meet fellow sports fans from around the world » Read the Sonny Side of Sports blog. Brighten your day by tuning in the Sonny Side of Sports! Schedule Monday-Friday 1630 UTC/GMT 1830 UTC/GMT Friday 30-minute program 1700 UTC/GMT Contact Us E-mail sonny@voanews.com Telephone To leave a message for the program staff, call +1.202.205.9942. After you hear the VOA identification, press 60 and then leave your message after the tone. Speak clearly and provide your name and location. We might use your comments in our program! Postal Mail Voice of America Room 1613 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Africa News Tonight is a 30-minute news magazine program that airs twice each evening Monday through Friday, at 1600 and 1800 UTC/GMT. Africa News Tonight brings you the latest news from our correspondents on the continent, as well as interviews with African officials, opposition leaders, NGOs, human rights activists and government officials. The show also examines developments in science and technology, the environment, development issues, the African diaspora, business, lifestyle and culture.
  • Nightline Africa highlights the latest issues and developments on the continent. Join host Akwei Thompson and correspondents from Washington and across Africa as they offer in-depth interviews, reports analysis and features. Nightline also brings you African arts and culture, country profiles, sports, music and commentary by top African experts. Broadcast Schedule Saturday & Sunday 1600 UTC/GMT with a repeat at 1800 GMT/UTC Listen to a Recent Program Saturday Show | Windows Media Sunday Show | Windows Media Nightline Africa also provides the listener, a chance to express yourself and be heard during our listener call-in segment.  Do you have a comment on a news item we've aired?  Do you have a point of view you'd like to express?  Is something happening in your city or town?  Do you have a message for us at the VOA, friends, family members, or other Nightline listeners? If so, call us and we’ll put your comments on the air. Contact Us Email nightline@voanews.com Telephone General: +1.202.203.4065 When you hear the beep, leave your message! Postal Mail Voice of America - Suite 1613 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Sonny Side of Sports is an energetic and action-packed look at both world and African sports. Since the show's creation in 1999, host Sonny Young has delighted listeners with a lively presentation that combines humor, props, sound effects and correspondent reports from Africa and all over the globe. Sonny Side of Sports is broadcast Monday through Friday at 1630 and 1830 UTC/GMT. » Become a fan on Facebook: Chat with Sonny and meet fellow sports fans from around the world » Read the Sonny Side of Sports blog. Brighten your day by tuning in the Sonny Side of Sports! Schedule Monday-Friday 1630 UTC/GMT 1830 UTC/GMT Friday 30-minute program 1700 UTC/GMT Contact Us E-mail sonny@voanews.com Telephone To leave a message for the program staff, call +1.202.205.9942. After you hear the VOA identification, press 60 and then leave your message after the tone. Speak clearly and provide your name and location. We might use your comments in our program! Postal Mail Voice of America Room 1613 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Quick, informative, fun. VOA’s International Edition brings the world together with U.S. perspectives. Experts, analysts, social media views and newsmakers themselves help tell today’s stories everyone wants to hear. Brighten your day with VOA’s International Edition. Broadcast Schedule Sun-Thu 2230, 2330 UTC/GMT Mon-Fri 0130, 0330, 0430, 0530, 0630, 1230, 1330, 1430, 1700, 1900 UTC/GMT Contact Us E-mail voanews@voanews.com Postal Mail Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Washington journalists from print, wire services, and broadcast media discuss the top news stories of the week. Drawing on their contacts and sources at the White House, Capitol Hill and elsewhere, our panel of journalists provide unique insights and analysis that go beyond the headlines and give listeners the "inside" story on what they see and hear in the news. Subscribe to a Podcast of the show Broadcast Schedule Issues in the News is broadcast on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. You can also listen to us via affiliate stations in your area. Check your local radio station guide for more information. Friday: 2330 UTC Saturday: 1530 & 2230 UTC Sunday: 0130, 0430, 0930, 1130, 1530 & 2130 UTC Meet our Moderators and Panelists David Rennie: Washington Bureau Chief, The Economist Tom DeFrank: Contributing Editor, The National Journal Linda Feldmann: Washington Bureau Chief, Christian Science Monitor Michael Williams: Contributor, CBS Radio News Dan Raviv: National Correspondent, Israeli-based channel i24News Laura Meckler: Staff Writer, Wall Street Journal Oren Dorell: Foreign Affairs Reporter, USA Today Paul Brandus: White House Correspondent, West Wing Reports Contact: Email: issues@voanews.com Facebook: CarolCastielVOA Twitter: CarolCastielVOA Postal Mail: Voice of America Issues in the News Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Learning English use a limited vocabulary and are read at a slower pace than VOA's other English broadcasts. Previously known as Special English.
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • African Beat showcases the latest and the greatest of contemporary African music and conversation. From Benga to Juju, Hip Life to Bongo Flava, Bubu to Soukous and more, host David Vandy has his finger on the pulse of the hottest African music and related issues today.
  • Music Time in Africa is VOA’s longest running English language program. Since 1965, this award-winning program has featured pan African music that spans all genres and generations. Ethnomusicologist and Host Heather Maxwell keeps you up to date on what’s happening in African music with exclusive interviews, cultural information, and of course, great music -- including occasional rare recordings from the Leo Sarkisian Music Time in Africa Archive (MTIA Archive). Heather Maxwell is an ethnomusicologist and experienced music professional specializing in African music. Dr. Maxwell has published academic works on Malian music and the West African balafon. She is also a singer songwriter and has published recorded albums in Mali, Cote d’Ivoire, and the US. In addition to her regular weekend radio broadcasts, Heather curates the Music Time in Africa Facebook Page, YouTube Channel and blog. Explore these platforms to engage with MTIA audiences and learn more about African music through exciting live performances, interviews with artists, in-depth reviews of music festivals, rare recordings and more. Schedule Friday 09:05-10:00 UTC/GMT Saturday & Sunday 09:05-10:00, 15:05-16:00, 20:05-21:00 & 22:05-23:00 UTC/GMT Contact Us E-mail musictime@voanews.com Telephone +1.202.205.9942, After the VOA ID, Press 70 Postal Mail Voice of America Music Time in Africa Room 1613 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • VOA1 is the Voice of America’s 24/7 English language music network. Hear the freshest cuts from chart-toppers Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Pink, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and more. Listen Live     The newest music from the hottest artists!    VOA1 is the Voice of America’s 24/7 English language music network. Hear the freshest cuts from chart-toppersBeyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Pink, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and more.  Listen Live Let us know what you’d like to hear. You can reach VOA1 hosts Larry London, Ray McDonald and Lady DJ at ​VOA1@voanews.com Or if you prefer putting pen to paper, write them at: VOA1 Voice of America 330 Independence Ave., S.W. Suite 3030A Washington, D.C. 20237 USA
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Music Time in Africa is VOA’s longest running English language program. Since 1965, this award-winning program has featured pan African music that spans all genres and generations. Ethnomusicologist and Host Heather Maxwell keeps you up to date on what’s happening in African music with exclusive interviews, cultural information, and of course, great music -- including occasional rare recordings from the Leo Sarkisian Music Time in Africa Archive (MTIA Archive). Heather Maxwell is an ethnomusicologist and experienced music professional specializing in African music. Dr. Maxwell has published academic works on Malian music and the West African balafon. She is also a singer songwriter and has published recorded albums in Mali, Cote d’Ivoire, and the US. In addition to her regular weekend radio broadcasts, Heather curates the Music Time in Africa Facebook Page, YouTube Channel and blog. Explore these platforms to engage with MTIA audiences and learn more about African music through exciting live performances, interviews with artists, in-depth reviews of music festivals, rare recordings and more. Schedule Friday 09:05-10:00 UTC/GMT Saturday & Sunday 09:05-10:00, 15:05-16:00, 20:05-21:00 & 22:05-23:00 UTC/GMT Contact Us E-mail musictime@voanews.com Telephone +1.202.205.9942, After the VOA ID, Press 70 Postal Mail Voice of America Music Time in Africa Room 1613 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Join host Carol Castiel each week as she and two advocates from the world of politics, culture, public policy, or academia debate and discuss a critical issue in the news. This program brings depth, perspective, and insight to the world around us. Issues that affect our lives and global stability are debated and discussed in a free-wheeling, unscripted discussion of fact and opinion. Subscribe to a Podcast of the show Broadcast Schedule Encounter is broadcast on Saturdays and Sundays. You can also listen to us via affiliate stations in your area. Check your local radio station guide for more information. Saturdays: 0330 0930 1430 1800 and 2330 UTC Sundays: 0530 1230 1730 1930 UTC About Your Host Carol Castiel moderates and produces not only Encounter but Press Conference USA as well. She also oversees the production of Issues in the News, VOA’s roundup of the week’s top stories by distinguished Washington journalists. Before joining the Voice of America, Carol was a consultant/freelance journalist specializing in the promotion of trade and investment between the United States and Africa. She was also a contributing editor to the London-based West Africa Magazine. Carol is fluent in Portuguese, French, and Spanish. She holds an M.A. degree in International Affairs from the University of Pittsburgh. Contact: Email: ​encounter@voanews.com Facebook: ​CarolCastielVOA Twitter: ​CarolCastielVOA Postal Mail: Voice of America Encounter Washington, D.C. 20237 USA
  • Join host Carol Castiel for this 30-minute weekly newsmaker program that provides listeners around the globe with information and insights on a wide range of topics spanning U.S. politics, foreign policy, global health, science and culture.  About Press Conference USA Carol Castiel hosts this 30-minute weekly newsmaker program that provides listeners around the globe with information and insights on a wide range of topics spanning U.S. politics, foreign policy, global health, science and culture. Subscribe to a Podcast of the show Broadcast Schedule Press Conference USA is broadcast on Saturdays and Sundays. You can also listen to us via affiliate stations in your area. Check your local radio station guide for more information. Saturdays: 0430 1130 1230 1730 1930 2130 UTC Sundays: 0330 1430 1800 UTC About Your Host Carol Castiel moderates and produces not only Press Conference USA but Encounter as well.  She also oversees the production of Issues in the News, VOA’s roundup of the week’s top stories by distinguished Washington journalists. Before joining the Voice of America, Carol was a consultant/freelance journalist specializing in the promotion of trade and investment between the United States and Africa. She was also a contributing editor to the London-based West Africa Magazine. Carol is fluent in Portuguese, French, and Spanish. She holds an M.A. degree in International Affairs from the University of Pittsburgh. Contact: Email:  pcusa@voanews.com Facebook:  CarolCastielVOA Twitter:  CarolCastielVOA Postal Mail: Voice of America PCUSA Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • VOA1 is the Voice of America’s 24/7 English language music network. Hear the freshest cuts from chart-toppers Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Pink, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and more.
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Join host Carol Castiel each week as she and two advocates from the world of politics, culture, public policy, or academia debate and discuss a critical issue in the news. This program brings depth, perspective, and insight to the world around us. Issues that affect our lives and global stability are debated and discussed in a free-wheeling, unscripted discussion of fact and opinion. Subscribe to a Podcast of the show Broadcast Schedule Encounter is broadcast on Saturdays and Sundays. You can also listen to us via affiliate stations in your area. Check your local radio station guide for more information. Saturdays: 0330 0930 1430 1800 and 2330 UTC Sundays: 0530 1230 1730 1930 UTC About Your Host Carol Castiel moderates and produces not only Encounter but Press Conference USA as well. She also oversees the production of Issues in the News, VOA’s roundup of the week’s top stories by distinguished Washington journalists. Before joining the Voice of America, Carol was a consultant/freelance journalist specializing in the promotion of trade and investment between the United States and Africa. She was also a contributing editor to the London-based West Africa Magazine. Carol is fluent in Portuguese, French, and Spanish. She holds an M.A. degree in International Affairs from the University of Pittsburgh. Contact: Email: ​encounter@voanews.com Facebook: ​CarolCastielVOA Twitter: ​CarolCastielVOA Postal Mail: Voice of America Encounter Washington, D.C. 20237 USA
  • Plugged in with Greta Van Susteren examines various aspects of United States policy by interviewing policy makers and having discussions with opinion shapers. After hosting news programs for CNN, Fox News and MSNBC, Greta Van Susteren brings her interviewing skills and curiosity to VOA for a weekly 30 minute dive into America’s international relationships.
  • VOA1 is the Voice of America’s 24/7 English language music network. Hear the freshest cuts from chart-toppers Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Pink, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and more.
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Give us 5 minutes, and we'll give you the world. Around the clock, the Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world. Tune in at the top of every hour, every day of the week, for the 5-minute VOA Newscast. VOA -- your trusted source for news and information. Broadcast Schedule At the top of the hour - 24 hours a day Contact Us E-mail: VOANews@voanews.com Postal Mail: Voice of America 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Each day, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news and a selection of listeners' letters. Daybreak Africa is paired with the 30-minute World News Now program at 0330, 0430, 0530 and 0630 UTC to provide a seamless hour of comprehensive news coverage. Schedule Monday-Friday 0300, 0400, 0500 & 0600 UTC/GMT Contact Us E-mail daybreakafrica@voanews.com Telephone To leave a message for the program staff, call +1.202.205.9942. After you hear the VOA identification, press 25 and then leave your message after the tone. Speak clearly and provide your name and location. We might use your comments in our program! Postal Mail Voice of America Room 1613 330 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20237 USA
  • Plugged in with Greta Van Susteren examines various aspects of United States policy by interviewing policy makers and having discussions with opinion shapers. After hosting news programs for CNN, Fox News and MSNBC, Greta Van Susteren brings her interviewing skills and curiosity to VOA for a weekly 30 minute dive into America’s international relationships.