IVLP Program Alumni

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The National IVLP exchange program alumni encompass over 200,000 people around the world, including more than  50 Nobel Laureates and over 350 current and former heads of state and government .

National IVLP Alumni

View featured IVLP Alumni achievements from around the world  here .

National IVLP Alumni Include 50 Nobel Laureates and over 330 current or former heads of state and government:

Africa

Guinea
President Alpha Condé, 1962
Kenya
President Mwai Kibaki, 1999
Malawi

President Joyce Banda, 1989
Mauritius

President Sir Anerood Jugnauth, 1981
Prime Minister Navinchandra Ramgoolam, 1986
Mozambique

President Armando Emílio Guebuza, 1987
Namibia

Prime Minister Nahas Gideon Angula, 1996
Togo

President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé, 2001
Zimbabwe

Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, 1989

East Asia and the Pacific

Australia
Prime Minister Julia Eileen Gillard, 2006
Governor General Quentin Alice Louise Bryce, AC, 1978
Taiwan

President Ma Ying-Jeou, 1971, 2003

Europe and Eurasia

Austria
President Heinz Fischer, 1964
Belgium

Premier Yves Leterme, 2002
Croatia

President Ivo Josipović, 2002
Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic, 1996
Czech Republic

Prime Minister Petr Nečas, 1994, 1999
Denmark

Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen, 1989
Finland

President Sauli Niinistö, 1992
Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen, 2003
France

President Nicolas Sarkozy, 1985
Prime Minister Francois Fillon, 1984
Georgia

President Mikheil Saakashvili, 1985
Germany

President Joachim Gauck, 1993
Ireland

Prime Minister Enda Kenny, 1989
Italy

Prime Minister Mario Monti, 1981
Lithuania

President Dalia Grybauskaite, 1994
Macedonia

Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski, 2000
Malta

Prime Minister Lawrence Gonzi, 1990
Montenegro

Prime Minister Igor Lukšić, 1999
Moldova
President Nicolae Timofti, 2005
Norway 

Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg, 1988
Poland

President Bronisław Komorowski, 2006
Prime Minister Donald Tusk, 1993
Portugal

President Anibal Cavaco Silva, 1978
Slovakia

Prime Minister Robert Fico, 1990
Slovenia

Prime Minister Borut Pahor, 1991
Sweden

Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, 2002
Turkey

President Abdullah Gul, 1995

South and Central Asia

Afghanistan
President Hamid Karzai, 1987
Bhutan

Prime Minister Lyonpo Jigme Yoser Thinley, 1987
India

President Pratibha Patil, 1968
Sri Lanka

President Mahinda Rajapakse, 1989

Western Hemisphere

Brazil
President Dilma Rousseff, 1992
Dominica

President Nicholas Joseph Orville Liverpool, 1985
Grenada

Prime Minister Tillman Thomas, 1986
Mexico

President Felipe de Jesus Calderon Hinojosa, 1992
St. Kitts/Nevis

Prime Minister Denzil Douglas, 1990
St. Lucia

Prime Minister Stephenson King, 1985
Trinidad & Tobago

President George Maxwell Richards, 1986
Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar, 1998

National IVLP Alumni Story Highlights