If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
In this video, a U.S. Army civilian employee discusses religion and Islam in the Central Asian States.
In this video, a U.S. Army National Guard major provides advice on working in the Central Asian States.
In this video, a U.S. Army civilian employee discusses the ethnic landscape of Turkmenistan.
In this video, a former U.S. Army first sergeant describes the landscape of Turkmenistan.
In this video, a former U.S. Army first sergeant discusses infrastructure in Turkmenistan.
What's so important about a country's name? It has everything to do with national identity and heritage. Read about some countries that have changed their names, and how those names were or weren't accepted.
The Department of State has launched a new podcast called 22.33, where people discuss the role that ECA programs played in their education, their work, and their lives.
Jacob Kortum describes his experience with the Cultural Understanding and Language Proficiency (CULP) program in Vietnam and how it will help his development as a future Army Lieutenant.