Starting Date: 07-30-2007
Ending Date: 08-04-2007
The Shaw Conference Centre
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2X6
780-453-2638Join 500 + youth and young professionals 16- 28 years from around the world to discuss major global issues and what our generation can do about them. REACH OUT, SPEAK UP! Ignite Change Now – Global Youth Assembly 2007, a satellite project of the Youth Assembly at the United Nations, welcomes you to Edmonton this summer (July 30 – August 4, 2007).
You will experience educational keynote addresses, break-out sessions, leadership skills training and workshops based around UNESCO’s 8 Pillars of Peace. This experience will help you build an understanding of critical local and global issues and strengthen your capacity to stimulate change. The Assembly will also feature a vibrant arts component to emphasize that there are many ways to ignite positive change in your community – be it through hip-hop, film, or poetry. Network, experience, learn…change!
Registration for this exciting event will open on January 15, 2007
Geographical Scope: International