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Season 2006 Episode 0916

Social Entrepreneurs Panel

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Social Entrepreneurs Panel
Americans for Informed Democracy (AID) presents a panel on Social Entrepreneurs. The panel was part of The Transition Generation Summit: Fulfilling the Promise.What are the most promising opportunities for social entrepreneurship today? How can we use the power of technology to connect key social actors and create positive change?In collaboration with the World Education Corps at Oxford University, Americans for Informed Democracy hosted a young global leaders summit entitled The Transition Generation: Fulfilling the Promise in New York City on Saturday, September 16th. The summit brought together students and young professionals from across the U.S. for a series of panels, discussions, and workshops aimed at examining the unique responsibilities of the transition generation and the opportunities for young leaders to fulfill these responsibilities through innovative global leadership and social entrepreneurship.Americans for Informed Democracy (AID) is a nonpartisan 501(c)(3) organization working to raise global awareness and civic participation through town hall forums and conferences focused on the U.S. role in the world. Through these efforts, AID seeks to build a new generation of globally conscious leaders who can shape an American foreign policy appropriate for an increasingly interdependent world.moreless

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