A Cross-Cultural Forum on Political Participation and Civic Activism
April 25-26, 2008
Americans for Informed Democracy (AID) and the Project on Middle East Democracy (POMED), along with the Centre Marocain d'Etudes Stratégiques (CMES) and the Institut National de la Jeunesse et la Démocratie (INJD), are now accepting applications for the conference "Find Your Voice: A Cross-Cultural Forum on Political Participation and Civic Activism."
This two-day conference will be a multilingual dialogue on the necessity of youth mobilization in the political process and empowering emerging leaders in political parties and civil society. Bringing together Moroccan and American experts on media, political party participation, youth mobilization and citizen journalism, participants will engage the speakers in debate, hold small group discussions, and partake in youth mobilization workshops. The participants will also develop and ratify policy recommendations to be presented to government representatives.
For more information regarding conference topics and application materials, please visit: http://pomed.org/activities
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