Jim Wine, advisor to the Tallberg Foundation & Rework the World event in Leksand, Sweden 2-5 June 2010, shares his thoughts with our representers Amy Ilic & Phoebe Phillips in a surprising turn of the camera!
We invite you to attend “A Day for the Future” this Sunday 29 August on Skeppsholmen in Stockholm for a day full of great workshops, talks and cultural activities focused on Youth, Entrepreneurship & Sustainability. It’s free entrance – a great opportunity for everyone!
Representing Youth will be present, hosting sessions [...]
Ms Poonam Ahluwalia is the Founder and the President of Youth Employment Systems (YES) Inc, an international, nonprofit and development organization based at Cambridge College, MA. YES launched a decade long Campaign at the first ever global Youth Employment Summit held in Alexandria, Egypt in 2002.
The YES Campaign was launched by 1600 delegates from 120 [...]
Jaques Luis Manuel Nginga is a representative of YES Angola. Taking small steps they’re bringing hope to young people in Angola with the help of vocational training centres. Starting off with raising money for two high-school scholarships. In a country devastated by two decades of civil war and the socio-economic problems followed that is the way [...]
The first day at Rework
At 10:30, 30 young representers from 15 different countries arrived in Leksand for Rework the World. We were introduced to the whole concept by Caroline and Therese, the project and communication managers for Rework. After finding our room to put all our computers and cameras, we went out to interact with the [...]
What can we expect from four days of entrepreneurs, policy makers, global thinkers and a big bite of good intentions. The setting is perfect. Just by the Lake of Siljan in a picturesque town, the press conference was held outside, promoting Swedish nature and accompanied by bird song. All very beautiful.
First out, the founder of [...]