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Africa and the Middle East

Engaging the Next Generation of Leaders in Morocco

The Aspen Institute Partners for a New Beginning: North Africa Partnership for Economic Opportunity (PNB-NAPEO), in partnership with the Programme de Gouvernance Locale (PGL Maroc), host a discussion on methods of engaging youth in policy making, particularly addressing the pressing challenge of youth unemployment. Panelists will discuss best practices for youth engagement around the world and models that can be adopted in Morocco as the country undergoes a historic transition.

Featured Speakers:

  • Zeenat Rahman, Special Advisor for Global Youth Issues, U.S. Department of State
  • Jennifer Silberman, Vice President, Corporate Responsibility, Hilton Worldwide
  • William Reese, President and Chief Executive Officer, International Youth Foundation
  • Anass Doukkali, Member of Parliament, Party of Progress and Socialism, Kingdom of Morocco 
  • Reda Bougeumazi, Member, Local Youth Council of Safi, Kingdom of Morocco

Event information
Tue Sep 17, 2013
10:00am - 11:30am GMT+0000
The Aspen Institute
One Dupont Circle NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC, United States