The 2018 Youth Leadership Summit will help mark Sister Cities International’s 62nd anniversary through a specialized diplomatic simulation moderated by the U.S. Diplomacy Center, site visits, speaker sessions, and peer collaboration. Participants will learn how different national interests drive international cooperation on critical issues. Over three days, the Summit will provide students with effective problem solving strategies, leadership skills, and insights into international affairs.
Past Youth Leadership Summit participants reported that they gained a newfound interest in international affairs and the role that U.S. cities play in this equation. Through the Youth Leadership Summit, Sister Cities International empowers young people to think globally, spurring a new generation of citizen diplomats who become instrumental in promoting peace , mutual respect, and prosperity.
Program cost: $1750 per student
For more information, visit http://www.sossanantonio.org
Only applicants who complete the application in full will be considered for admission.