For the second year in a row, The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG) invites you to join their Leaders to Leaders 2018 programme taking place in Hong Kong this summer. Leaders to Leaders connects global young leaders with local leaders to exchange ideas and experiences to create positive social impact locally and globally.
About Leaders to Leaders
Leaders to Leaders is a programme under the HKFYG Jockey Club School of Global Leadership which aims at connecting global young leaders with Hong Kong young leaders. Each year, 9-12 Global Leaders recognised by World Bank, United Nations, One Young Word, Forbes 30 under 30, Global Shapers and other well-known international institutes will be invited to provide face-to-face training and cocreation project for young leaders in Hong Kong. Outstanding participants will be awarded Overseas Apprenticeship with sponsorship for flight and accommodation, following the Global Leaders back to their country for around 1 month to execute their social project
When & where is it?
25 - 29 July
The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups. 21 Pak Fuk Road, North Point, Hong Kong
What is on the agenda?
The key focus areas will be health technology, renewable energy, entrepreneurship education, community engagement and humanitarian relief.
Throughout the days of Leaders to Leaders, there are several talks which OYW Ambassadors can exclusively register for.
The programme will be joined and led by 5 global leaders from different countries to share their knowledge and experience:
- Chebet Lesan. Founder of BrightGreen Renewable Energy & OYW Ambassador from Kenya
- Karen Carvajalino. Co-Founder and COO of The Biz Nation & OYW Ambassador from Colombia
- Taffan Ako Sharif. Founder of EmpowHERment & OYW Ambassador from Sweden
- Gavin Armstrong. Founder and CEO of Lucky Iron Fish Enterprise
- Anny Chang. Co-Founder and CEO of International City Wanderer Education Association
Please contact the Managing Ambassador for Asia Iki Chan at [email protected] if you have any enquiries.
About the HKFYG Jockey Club School of Global Leadership
The HKFYG Jockey Club School of Global Leadership strives to nurture and instill the identity of global citizenship to potential and outstanding youth leaders for the development of the Hong Kong as well as the world, as well as to enable them to see Hong Kong and China within a wider context of international issues and concerns through collaboration between these young people and other global leaders to initiate projects for community good; and create a sustainable leadership development pipeline for young leaders to overcome regional and global challenges and to develop their vision, leadership skills and determination to lead and create positive changes towards Hong Kong as well as the world