Chicago Youth Ambassador!
Our new Global Youth Ambassador
Huge congratulations to one of our Year 10's who has been selected from thousands in Birmingham to be our cities Ambassador to the Global Youth Ambassador Leadership Summit with Chicago Sister Cities this summer! We are very proud that she will be representing our city and our school in Chicago and we know she will be a brilliant ambassador.
The Global Youth Ambassador Leadership Programme is an initiative from Chicago Sister Cities and the University of Illinois at Chicago, designed to help build the next generation of global leaders. The main aims of the programme are to "Empower emerging leaders; Teach strategies for leadership, advocacy and activism, Inspire young women to become agents of change and to Build a network of globally minded leaders." Over the course of the summit the ambassadors from Chicago and the international Sister Cities will not only meet with Chicago's business and civic leaders but also participate in workshops, discussions and presentations on advocacy, activism and leadership.