Mentoring Millennials: 6 Surprising Things to Tell Tomorrow’s Leaders Today

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

To kick off our prep work for the Global Youth Summit, the ITU hosted special one-day MILLENNIALS JAM WORKSHOP at its ICT Discover Center, with an exclusive and select group of 40 entrepreneurial young people. The objective of this unique one-day event is to crowd-source a more detailed framework for the Summit where approximately 25,000 young people will input their ideas for the post-2015 global development agenda.

ITU/Rowan Farrell

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