USC Annenberg School For Communication and Journalism

World Bank-Annenberg Summer Institute
June 3June 14, 2019
Reform Communication: Leadership, Strategy and Stakeholder Alignment


The World Bank Annenberg Summer Institute is designed for leaders, strategists and advisors who want to strengthen the critical communication skills required to support change agents and reform initiatives in developing countries.

During the 10-day program, participants will learn the most recent advances in strategic communication and best practices for reform. The program encourages participants to collaborate with peers to solve complex problems, examine real-world case studies and learn from leading experts in the field of communication and reform.



Session Information

June 3June 14, 2019

Summer Institute Registration

Early Program Fee 1  Early Program Fee 2 Standard Program Fee 
Corporate Rates $6,625 $7,000 $7,750
Government/Non-Profit Rates $4,500 $4,750 $5,500

Program fee includes tuition, course materials, site visits, and breakfast and lunch each program day.

Application will open again in Winter 2018 for the 2019 program


For more information, contact:

Shellee Smith

Annenberg Executive Education


Umou S. Albazzaz

World Bank Communications for Global Practices





“The idea of having a program that focuses on the business of governance and then embedding communications as being central to the process of delivering reforms appealed to me greatly.”
Tunji Lardner
West African NGO Network
“I absolutely would recommend this program to any communications person in the business…in the public sector…in private sector, or in an international organization like mine.”
Tunya Celasin
World Bank/Turkey
“Communication is key to almost everything we do and this is a course that will make you a powerful communicator in almost all contexts.”
Louise Agersnap
World Health Organization