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What is Youth Leadership Program?

Youth Leadership Programs foster mutual understanding, respect, and civic engagement among young Americans and their international peers. Exchanges are three to four weeks in duration and involve youth ages 15-18, and adults who work with youth.


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Become a Professional Resource.
If you are an expert in a field that relates to study of our delegations, you may meet with visitors to discuss your knowledge and experiences.

Become an International Visitor Cultural Guide.
On weekend and holidays you can serve as a guide and accompany visitors in the discovery of the rich history, culture in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and the vicinities.

Become a Cultural Event Host.
If you are a local ethnic group and would like to invite a delegation for a reception or a special event, please notify our office.

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