The Global Citizenship Conference (GCC) is a unique event that provides tools and resources to promote global citizenship as a way to work together to solve today's challenges around the world.
Each year, the Melton Foundation hosts a seven-to-ten day series of activities focused on Global Citizenship. The conference convenes about 100 Melton Fellows, faculty from participating universities, and leading Global Citizenship advocates, practitioners, and experts for three primary purposes:
To build a global community around Global Citizenship in order to promote the concept and its practices;
To further the learning and leadership development of Melton Fellows as global citizens and advocates of global citizenship through trainings, workshops and project collaborations;
In the 2020 edition of the Global Citizenship Conference, we will converge global and local social impact agents to tackle sustainable development collaboratively. Where: in Temuco, Chile!
What better place to celebrate intercultural melange, discuss and deliberate on socio-technical challenges, than the multicultural, diverse and the new age silicon valley of India, Bangalore! From 23-29 September 2019, we set out to explore the intersection of Sustainability, Technology, and Social Innovation in a weeklong celebration of ideas, learning, and effectual collaboration!
When we envisioned an event different from any we’ve hosted in the past, little did we know how far-reaching and impactful it would be. From 22-29 October 2018, the #USAgcc2018 took the conversation "Outside The Lines" together with Net Impact.
From August 13-19 we gathered at Ashesi University College to help answer one big question: "What is the role of a Global Citizen in a world that is in flux?" This is what you missed ... or maybe didn't.
Are you interested in helping build a community of global citizens, based on mutual interests, synergies, and complementary experience?