Meet IYF’s 2013 Laureate Global Fellows!
Among their innovations, the 2013 Laureate Global Fellows are developing rooftop aeroponic gardens in urban areas, empowering women through the martial arts, and harnessing technology to facilitate ride-sharing, disease prevention, and policy advocacy.
As part of the yearlong Fellowship experience, the Laureate Global Fellows benefit from leadership training, advocacy, and networking opportunities. From October 4-11, each willparticipate in a retreat in São Paulo, Brazil, where they will be honored at an awards ceremony and interact with students and faculty at Universidade Anhembi Morumbi, a member of the Laureate International Universities network and YouthActionNet’s partner in Brazil.
Other Laureate Universities that have established local YouthActionNet institutes include:Universidade Potiguar (Brazil), Universidad Andrés Bello (Chile), Universidad Peruana deCiencias Aplicadas (Peru), Universidad Latina (Costa Rica), Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana (Honduras), Universidad del Valle de México (Mexico), Istanbul BilgiUniversity (Turkey) and Universidad Europea (Spain).
By 2015, YouthActionNet expects to support more than 1,500 youth-led initiatives whose work will benefit more than two million people annually.
Meet the fellows here
Posted on July 22, 2013, in Africa, Career, Competitions, Entrepreneurship and tagged 2013 Laureate Global Fellows, International Youth Foundation, Youth Action Net Fellowships 2013. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.