The U.S. Department of State funded, and Georgetown University administered Student Leaders Program (SLP) is looking for MEPI alumni mentors to lead trainings and facilitate sessions for 2017 student leaders during the three-day Capstone Seminar that will take place in Tunisia, sometime from March 15 to April 15, 2018. This is a great opportunity for alumni to help develop the leadership skills and civic engagement opportunities of new student leaders across the MENA region!
Georgetown CIED organized and implemented the MEPI Student Leaders alumni professional development conference for the 2015 cohort in Istanbul, Turkey March 9-12, 2016. Ninety-two students who completed their six-week leadership program in the summer of 2105 participated in the conference.
Khaled Ghanayem, an alumnus of the MEPI Student Leaders Program, is leading the effort to help people with disabilities in Israel and across the world. He and his team developed a revolutionary technology that helps smartphone users with mobility impairments gain better control of their devices.
CIED organized and implemented the MEPI Program’s annual Alumni Student Leaders Professional Development Conference which took place in Rabat, Morocco from March 7-9. 80 student participants and 25 university staff and presenters attended the three-day conference.
Undergraduate students from the Middle East and North Africa convened in the cosmopolitan city of Casablanca, Morocco February 21 – 25, 2014 for an intensive professional development conference sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.