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The Open World Leadership Center: Open World Grant Program 2020

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 22, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on September 18, 2019
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The Open World Leadership Center (Open World or the Center) is seeking applications for its 2020 Grant program to bring emerging leaders from participating countries to the United States in order to give them firsthand exposure to the American system of participatory democracy and accountable governance.

The 2020 Open World Program will:
a) focus on emerging political, civic, and community leaders at the national, regional, and local levels from participating countries;
b) acquaint participants with American lawmakers and legislative functions and processes at different levels of government.
d) help to develop new partnerships or further existing ones;
d) allow American leaders and their counterparts from the following participating countries to engage in meaningful and unfiltered dialogue: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, North Macedonia, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.

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Any U.S.-based organization with either established foreign visitor programs or demonstrated ability to host foreign visitors is eligible to apply.

Deadline for all submissions: close of business on September 19, 2019.

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Jill Langhus
Aug 23, 2019
Aug 23, 2019

Thanks, Ana.