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    Expand your world, exchange ideas, share your expertise, and discover new cultures during one of our upcoming programs and events. Global Ties Detroit connects emerging international leaders with their counterparts in Southeastern Michigan. We’re always looking for new partners to collaborate with. 

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    DINNER
    May 8 - May 7
    Atlas Corps
    Professional Development Fellows

    Global Ties Detroit is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Atlas Corps!  Together we facilitate fellowships between the best global rising leaders and SE Michigan organizations addressing social issues.  Fellows volunteer at organizations for 12 to 18 months and are enrolled in an ongoing training program.

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    DINNER
    March 1 - March 7
    Trinidad and Tobago
    Countering Violent Extremism

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for 10 civil society leaders from Trinidad and Tobago exploring Countering Violent Extremism.

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    DINNER
    March 4 - March 7
    Kazakhstan
    Labor Relations

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for four labor advocates from Kazakhstan exploring labor issues. 

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    March 6 - March 6
    Please Join Us for a Members Only Global Meet & Greet @ Common Pub
    Common Pub: 5440 Cass Avenue | Detroit, MI 48202

    Come exchange ideas with U.S. State
    Department-sponsored emerging leaders from
    Trinidad and Tobago (Community Resilience) and Kazakhstan (Labor Relations). 

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    Meeting
    March 6 - March 8
    Germany
    Combating Online Harassment and Hate

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for 4 community activists and representatives from civic organizations, political parties, and government institutions from Germany exploring Combating Online Harassment and Hate.

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    Meeting
    March 7 - March 11
    Mongolia
    Combating Corruption

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for ten private sector and government officials from Mongolia examining Combating Corruption.

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    March 8 - March 13
    Regional Project Europe: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Germany, Portugal, Sweden, Turkey, Ukraine,, United Kingdom, and USEU Brussels
    The Contemporary U.S. Economy: Financial Markets, Trade, and Economic Development

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for 11 academics, advisers, and political leaders from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Germany, Portugal, Sweden, Turkey, Ukraine,, United Kingdom, and USEU Brussels exploring The Contemporary U.S. Economy: Financial Markets, Trade, and Economic Development 

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    Meeting
    DINNER
    March 14 - March 20
    Latin American: Chile, Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, and Venezuela
    Regional Responses to Inter-American Migration Issues

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for six migration advocates from Chile, Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, and Venezuela exploring migration issues. 

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    March 20 - March 24
    Latin America: Bolivia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Uruguay, and Venezuela
    Addressing the Needs of At-Risk Youth To Promote Resilient Communities

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for 15 youth advocates from Bolivia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Uruguay, and Venezuela exploring at risk youth. 

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    Meeting
    March 20 - March 24
    Azerbaijan
    Vocational Education: Workforce Development and Public Private Partnerships

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for five government officials and educators from Azerbaijan exploring Workforce Education: Workforce Development and Public Private Partnerships.

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    Meeting
    HOMESTAY
    March 21 - March 27
    Indonesia
    Faith Based Education

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for six educators from Indonesia examining Faith Based Education

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    Meeting
    March 27 - March 31
    Slovenia
    Refugee Integration

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for five NGO and government officials examining Refugee Integration.

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    Meeting
    April 25 - April 28
    Regional Project Europe: Albania, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, European Commission, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Macedonia, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United Nations
    Toward a More Safe and Secure World: Cooperative Efforts in Combating Transnational Crime

    This US State Department-sponsored International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is for twenty-four government officials, journalists, and business professionals exploring Cooperative Efforts in Combating Transnational Crime.

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