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Click here for the newsletter: GLC News 2011

Click here for the newsletter: American Summer Institute News 2011

 

 

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE US-TANZANIA ARTIST EXCHANGE PROGRAM (2008-2010) PLEASE VISIT OUR PROJECT WEBSITE: www.artistsoftanzania.org

Sponsored by the U.S. State Department Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Office of Citizen Exchanges 

 

YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS AND FAMILY BUSINESSES -

an exchange program with Northwest Ohio for young entrepreneurs from

Jordan, Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State Educational and Cultural Affairs Office of Citizen Exchanges 

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS & FAMILY BUSINESSES EXCHANGE PROGRAM (2009-2011) PLEASE VISIT OUR PROJECT WEBSITE: www.yepfamilybusiness.org

 


 

Click here to read about the Institute for Democratic Exchange


Upcoming activities 2014

   The second round of the Professional Youth trainers - Christine Doby and Elizabeth Balint from the United States, Nicoleta Chirita and Iustina Neagu from Romania will be in Moldova from December 1 to December 15, 2014. Along with the various field visits, they will help in preparation and implementation of the 2nd LIGA Workshop training in Chisinau (December 11-13) on the "Minority Empowerment in Moldova", international exchange program.

 

   Davis Beckwith (from Toledo, Ohio) and Iustina Neagu (from Bucharest, Romania) travel to Moldova from August 20 to August 27, 2014 on the "Minority Empowerment in Moldova" international exchange program sponsored by the U.S. State Department Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor; locally organized in collaboration with Ograda Noastra from Moldova.

 


 

  7 U.S. Mentors will travel to Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania and Slovakia from May 3 to June 8, 2014 on the "Building Grassroots Democracy in Minority Communities" professional exchange program sponsored by the U.S. State Department Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Citizen Exchanges, Professional Fellows Division.

 

   Click here to learn more about the U.S. participants and their organizations. 

 

  9 U.S. Mentors will travel to Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania and Slovakia between February 9-28, 2014 on the "Building Grassroots Democracy in Minority Communities" professional exchange program sponsored by the U.S. State Department Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Citizen Exchanges, Professional Fellows Division.

 

  Click here to learn more about the U.S. participants and their organizations.

 
Professional Fellow Program 2013-2014

 

Check out the new exchange opportunity: Professional Fellows Exchange Program 2013-2014 - 

    "Building Grassroots Democracy in Minority Communities"

 

 

Locally organized by Great Lakes Consortium for International Training and Development
     Program Theme: Legislative Process and Governance
     Eligible Countries: Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania and Slovakia

 

     Application Deadline: November 15, 2012

 

     Application Deadline for Fall 2013 is extended to: January 1, 2013


     Program Announcement                   Application Form                Program website

 

 



 
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

Volunteer Professional Internship Opportunity - On-line!

 

   (Starting December 2013)

  

GLC is accepting applications for volunteer internship. Students or community partners who already have experience or interested to gain experience in international training and development activities (incl. event planning and organization, coordination of international visitor programs, grant research and grant writing, global and local communication, web-update, documentation, PR and media connection) please contact Elizabeth Balint at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .

We will tailor your activities to your interest. You can work from home but having a Skype connection is a plus.