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01 Dec, 2016, 16:24 ET Center Stage For Colombia's Invisible Communities - Faces Of Granizal

In an effort to give voice and visibility to the more than six million internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Colombia and the challenges they face...


06 Jan, 2016, 10:03 ET Diplomacia sanitaria: Un abordaje intercultural para impulsar la equidad sanitaria global

Desde el 5 hasta el 23 de enero, la Iniciativa Manos Abiertas (Open Hands Initiative, OHI) celebrará su 5o. intercambio internacional...


06 Jan, 2016, 09:07 ET Health Diplomacy: A Cross-Cultural Approach to Advancing Global Health Equity

 From January 5 to January 23, the Open Hands Initiative (OHI) will host its 5th international people-to-people exchange to foster dialogue and...


07 Oct, 2015, 11:00 ET From Entrepreneur to Citizen Ambassador

Twenty young female American and Jordanian entrepreneurs have been selected to participate in a week-long cultural exchange and fellowship in...


11 Jun, 2015, 13:02 ET Startup Diplomacy: Investing in Female Founders from New York to Amman

Twenty of the most promising young American and Jordanian women startup founders and entrepreneurs will soon have an unprecedented opportunity to...


03 May, 2013, 13:52 ET Supporting Freedom of Expression in Myanmar

NEW YORK, May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twenty talented young American and Burmese journalists from the fields of print, photo,...


01 Mar, 2013, 15:19 ET "Burma Telling Its Own Story"

~Open Hands Initiative, The GroundTruth Project, and GlobalPost "Special Reports" announce a reporting fellowship for 20 top, young journalists~...