G(irls)20 is coming to Japan for the 10th annual Global Summit. 20+ young women from around the world will arrive in Tokyo for a week of leadership training, social enterprise development and mentoring by female leaders in the business and public sectors. Delegates contribute the economic and social issues facing girls & women in their countries to a Communiqué delivered to world leaders in advance of the G20 Summit and leave the Summit with increased confidence, new skills, and a global network that will allow them to make change as a community and global advocates!
The Summit will be held from May 25th – 31st, 2019 (delegates to arrive May 23 or 24) in Tokyo, Japan.
The G(irls)20 Summit is modeled after the G20 Summit and culminates in a one-day symposium with local and international panelists, keynotes, and experts on economic and social issues facing girls and women.
Must be 18 years old to apply, and must not be older than 23 years old in May 2019. Date of birth must be between May 30, 1995 – January 1, 2001.
Holds or can obtain a valid passport
Holds citizenship in any of the participating countries or regions (see above)
G(irls)20 will cover the following costs for all delegates:
Flights to and from Tokyo from their nearest major city
Transportation to and from the airport in Tokyo
Accommodation in a shared room with one other female delegate
All meals during the week
Costs associated with travel visas
The week-long summit for delegates will include:
Workshops building valuable leadership skills — from Emotional Intelligence to Strategic Planning
Panels and speeches on the key issues facing girls and women globally — with an emphasis on digital inclusion and financial inclusion
Developing a Communiqué to G20 leaders, with recommendations based on the delegates unique experience and expertise
Networking receptions with movers and shakers in the public and private sectors
Building a network of female mentors from the across the public and private sectors
The opportunity to build lifelong friendships with 20+ young female leaders from around the world
Application Deadline: Wednesday, November 21st 2018
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