News — May 18, 2020

President Itai Joins AIESEC’s Podcast to Talk Leadership

While most of the world is quarantining, young people are showcasing their creativity by finding different ways to collaborate and innovate.

AIESEC took the opportunity to find new channels to reach young leaders. Each Monday, they speak to someone on the frontlines of leadership and positive change for their #LeadershipIsAlsoAbout podcast.

On 18 May when JCI President Itai Manyere will join AIESEC to talk about the importance of effective leadership during times of crisis.

You can catch up on past episodes of the podcast onSpotify orApple, and explore topics like global citizenship, empowering others and being solution-oriented.

JCI and AIESEC both believe that young people are positioned to create solutions to complex challenges in communities all over the world. JCI Bogota, Colombia also started its own podcast, Heroes Sin Capa, to reach more young people, communities and partners in order to share the stories of JCI leaders and their impact.

On 2 June, AIESEC Colombia will join Heroes Sin Capa for a special episode about the impact of volunteering. Check out the rest of the podcast (in Spanish) on Spotify, Google, Apple or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Has your National or Local Organization found new ways to engage partners during this time? Tell us about it.

As part of their yearly assessment of young peoples’ goals for themselves and for the world, AIESEC has released the YouthSpeak survey to gain insight from youth everywhere. Share your insights with AIESEC in their YouthSpeak survey.

AIESEC is a global network of people that simply believe that youth leadership is not an option, but our responsibility. AIESEC is a non-governmental not-for-profit organization in consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), affiliated with the UN DPI, member of ICMYO, and is recognized by UNESCO. Learn more.

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