International Youth Day: A Call to Global Action
|Date||Thursday, August 9, 2012|
|Themes||Civil Society, Democracy, Democracy / Civil Society, Economic Growth & Development, Economic Growth and Development, Education, Entrepreneurship|
In celebration of International Youth Day, CO.NX facilitated an online discussion with the U.S. Secretary of State’s new Special Adviser on Global Youth Issues, Zeenat Rahman. Ms. Rahman discussed the importance of U.S. engagement with youth, youth as drivers of innovation, and opportunities for furthering partnerships with youth, before taking questions from Alumni of U.S. Government exchange programs. Daniella Foster, Director of Public-Private Partnerships in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs moderated the conversation.
|CO.NX conx Daniella Foster education and cultural affairs global iip u.s. department of state youth Zeenat Rahman|