Copy of MCW Young Leaders Conference

2018 Young Leaders Conference, Egypt

2018 Young Leaders Conference – Egypt

MCW will host a regional conference in Cairo, Egypt from April 26-28, 2018 with local partner Think Tank-Development Solutions. The conference brings together youth from the African continent united by the goal of creating positive change in their communities. The 3-day conference will focus on creating a unique action plan to address an issue around the topics of youth unemployment or environmental issues in his/her community. Workshops, lectures, and experiential learning will make up the conference.

Eligibility Requirements:
-Currently living on the African Continent
-Be between the ages of 18-26 years old
-Be fluent in written and spoken English
-Demonstrate commitment to his/her community
-Identify an issue faced by his/her community he/she would like to address (Project must address an issue in one of the following topic areas: youth unemployment, or environmental issues)
-Submit completed application on or before April 6, 2018 23:59 EST

April 6, 2018 23:59 EST: Application Closes
April 26-28, 2018: Young Leaders Conference

Logistics and Cost:
The 2018 Young Leaders Conference will take place in Cairo, Egypt from April 26-28, 2018. Accommodations will be provided by Pyramisa Hotel. The following costs will be covered during the program:

– Housing on the evenings of April 25, 26 and 27, 2018
– 3 meals per day from April 26-28, 2018
– Travel to and from Cairo International Airport (CAI) to Pyramisa Hotel for international arrivals

MCW will not cover flight or visa costs related to the attendance of the program for participants.

Please email for any questions.

Application Closed