RFE's Radio Azadi has completed its distribution of 20,000 solar-powered, hand-cranked radios throughout Afghanistan.
A court in the breakaway region of Transdniester has sentenced Moldovan journalist Ernest Vardanean to 15 years in prison for espionage.
Two RFE Kazakh journalists have won major IWPR journalism awards for their coverage of human rights.
During a three-day trip to Kazakhstan to discuss media freedom, RFE President Jeffrey Gedmin met Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Massimov, senior members of parliament, local journalists, and NGO leaders.
Thanks to a recent partnership between RFE and Etisalat, mobile phone users in Afghanistan can now subscribe to free SMS updates and breaking news from Radio Azadi.
RFE reporting in Afghanistan, Moldova and Ukraine was recognized for journalistic excellence at the Association for International Broadcasting (AIB) Awards in London.
Members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) held their board meeting during a visit to Prague that included a visit with former Czech President Vaclav Havel.
An RFE journalist once blacklisted and branded a "traitor" by former Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic's regime has won a prestigious European media award.
The Board of Directors of RFE/RL, Inc. has approved the appointment of Dennis Mulhaupt to serve as the Chair of RFE's corporate board.
Tbilisi State University, the oldest institution of higher education in the Caucasus, awards RFE President Jeffrey Gedmin an honorary doctorate.
The 14th annual conference will feature appearances by Nobel Prize winner Shirin Ebadi, noted author and commentator Fareed Zakaria, journalist Edward Lucas, and former Czech President Vaclav Havel.
Distinguished journalist Christian Caryl will lead RFE's efforts to step up news coverage from the nation's capital as he assumes the role of Chief Editor of RFE's Washington, D.C. bureau.