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
To apply, send your CV and Delegate Application form by June 30th to Ms. Carla Millares: firstname.lastname@example.org
>> For more information visit the website and e-brochure. You can also access to the UNDP letter.
This year the Kemper Human Rights Education Foundation (khref.org) is offering a $1000 first prize and a $500 second prize to high school students in the United States judged to have written the two best answers to a human rights-related question. Winners will be announced on December 10, 2017, Human Rights Day.
DEADLINE: November 22, 2017
>> Learn more and see essay requirements
When: August 1- 3
Time: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Where: Balboa High School, 1000 Cayuga Ave, San Francisco, CA 94112
Sign up for the 8th highly acclaimed three-day institute on The World As It Could Be Human Rights Education Program curriculum.
The intended audience includes:
- San Francisco Unified School District Middle & High School Teachers
- Teachers, Administrators, Curriculum Developers of Bay Area High Schools
- University Faculty and Graduate Students
Twenty-one hours of Continuing Education Credit or 2 CEUs are provided by the University of San Francisco for a cost of $100. There is no charge to attend if not seeking CEUs. Attendance is limited to 20 people
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