Knowledge Bridges

  • 29th Dec 2019 – 4th Jan. 2020

  • International Trip

    Singapore

Knowledge Bridges

Knowledge Bridges is a youth leadership program designed to equip young UAE Nationals with insights and skills through a global perspective in leadership and innovation. Each year, the program includes an educational visit to a country where youth are able to learn essential leadership and 21st Century skills as well as gain a first-hand view into the practices of some of the most innovative organizations in the country.

This will be the Third Edition of the Knowledge Bridges youth leadership program. It will take place on the 29th of December 2019 – 4th of Jan. 2020 in Singapore & is facilitated by the Center for Asia Leadership organization.

Program Learning Outcomes:

Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges
Knowledge Bridges

  • Increase leadership capacity and skills in public speaking, conflict resolution, negotiation, and consensus-building

  • Explore interdisciplinary frameworks for analyzing the current intra-regional challenges from big-picture and grassroots perspectives, and identify collaborative accelerators and inhibitors

  • Build analytical and behavioral skills, and develop tools to foster and sustain entrepreneurial and cross-cultural approaches to problems

  • Learn fundamental concepts and gain fresh insights on problem-solving strategy

  • Understand the difference in culture and crisis-management practices from the perspective of diverse nations and regions

  • Receive mentor ship from Teaching Fellows from Harvard and other world-leading universities

Criteria

 

  • 18-24 years of age
  • University Students in Sharjah
  • Top students nominated by the University