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    Expand your world, exchange ideas, share your expertise, and discover new cultures during one of our upcoming programs and events. Global Ties Detroit connects emerging international leaders with their counterparts in Southeastern Michigan. We’re always looking for new partners to collaborate with. 

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    Meeting
    DINNER
    May 8 - May 7
    Atlas Corps
    Professional Development Fellows

    Global Ties Detroit is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Atlas Corps!  Together we facilitate fellowships between the best global rising leaders and SE Michigan organizations addressing social issues.  Fellows volunteer at organizations for 12 to 18 months and are enrolled in an ongoing training program.

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    Meeting
    December 13 - December 16
    Syria
    NGO Leadership in Times of Conflict

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for 13 NGO leaders and managers from Syria exploring NGO Leadership in Times of Conflict. 

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    Meeting
    January 23 - January 26
    Italy
    Economic Development and Urban Revitalization

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for 4 economic and social policy makers at the city and regional level, and social entrepreneurs,  from Italy exploring Economic Development and Urban Revitalization.

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    Available opportunities
    Meeting
    DINNER
    March 1 - March 7
    Trinidad and Tobago
    Countering Violent Extremism

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for 10 civil society leaders from Trinidad and Tobago exploring Countering Violent Extremism.

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    Meeting
    March 6 - March 8
    Germany
    Combating Online Harassment and Hate

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for 6 activists and representatives from civic organizations, political parties, and government institutions from Germany exploring Combating Online Harassment and Hate.

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