The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and Humanitarian Affairs UK are excited to announce an exceptional opportunity for young leaders wishing to advance their leadership skills and knowledge in an international setting at the week-long prestigious 8th edition of the University Scholars Leadership Symposium 2017 from August 1 to 7 at the United Nations in Bangkok, Thailand. 1,000 competent and compassionate student leaders will join in this largest youth gathering for Emerging Young Leaders.
The theme of the Symposium is “Building Life, Giving Hope.” The purpose is to instil a sense of social responsibility as well as to cultivate the attributes of selfless giving among emerging world leaders. Delegates will have the opportunity to expand their professional network and understanding of world affairs. As part of the symposium, the UNDP will lead the 5 thematic workshop discussions which will focus on 5 of the SDGs:
Young leaders between the ages of 18 to 30 with exceptional leadership skills. great knowledge on current world affairs. and a strong desire to build a sustainable and just world are encouraged to apply.
Application Deadline: June 30th