CELEBRATING THE 75th ANNIVERSARY OF THE
INTERNATIONAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS
You are cordially invited to apply for participation as Student Ambassador from your home country in the
About the International Youth Leadership Summit
What is it?
The International Youth Leadership Summit is a 2-hour virtual event to be held on Sunday, December 10 from 9-11am (New York Time). 18 Student Ambassadors from 6-8 nations, will be selected for participation.
Student Ambassadors will select one of 30 articles pf human rights written into the International Declaration of Human Rights. In a virtual small group setting, students will discuss ways to ensure their chosen right is met for people across the world.
What is the fee for the International Youth Leadership Summit?
The International Youth Leadership Summit is FREE of charge. This event will be held via Zoom and selected candidates sent a Zoom link along with their notification of acceptance.
Who is eligible to participate?
Male and female students ranging from grades 6 (Year 7) to grade 12 (Year 13) are eligible to participate. Student ambassadors must complete the application prior to the deadline on December 3.
Are students allowed to discuss one of the current conflicts taking place in the world?
The purpose of the Youth Leadership Summit is for students to explore ways to defend and strengthen human rights to make a better future for all citizens of the earth. Discussions on a particular conflict or political situation are strictly prohibited. Any discussion that criticizes, insults, or offends a government, political organization, or citizens of a particular nation, religion, ethnic group, or political faction is strictly prohibited.
How will student delegates benefit?
Will parents be able to watch the program?
Final presentations will be live-streamed and parents and family from around the world can tune in.
How do I apply to be a student ambassador?
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS SUNDAY, DECEMBER 2
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Dr. John Jay Bonstingl is a founder of the worldwide Quality Leadership and Learning Movement and one of the world’s leading experts in personal and systemic improvement through Quality principles and practices in education, healthcare, business, government, and nonprofits.
As an innovative teacher, author, business owner, host of TV and radio news and current affairs programs, producer of educational videos, Dr, Bonstingl is a popular and sought-after keynote speaker for conferences throughout North America and across the globe. He has served as executive consultant to corporations, nonprofits, and educational organizations around the world, and advisor to more than twenty ministries of education.
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