Carol Fitzsimons is chief executive of Young Enterprise Northern Ireland, an organization that helps over 100,000 young people across Northern Ireland each year explore their entrepreneurial potential and prepare them   |   Read More »

June 18, 2018

Dublin: October 8-12, 2018

The Global Ambassadors Program to be held in Dublin, Ireland, October 8-12, 2018, will address the ongoing needs and challenges   |   Read More »

April 12, 2018

New York - Day 5 Takeaways

Anjali Besley and Iryna Rubis  Iryna (right) is CEO of Ekonomika+,   |   Read More »

April 10, 2018

New York - Day 4 - Stevie and Jessica

By Sarah Taylor, Program Coordinator, Global Ambassadors Program

Stevie Howell, founder of Stevie Howell LLC, began the week as, what her mentor called “an accidental apparel designer.” By Friday, Stevie and her mentor Jessica Abrahams, chair of the government contracts practice at Drinker Biddle & Reath,   |   Read More »

Claudia Castellanos Roques is the founder and managing director of Black Mamba Foods, a fair trade brand based in Swaziland that manufactures and distributes gourmet chili products. Her Global Ambassador mentor, Mine Ozturk, is general manager, Baxter   |   Read More »

March 22, 2018

New York - Day 2 - Habiba and Jo

By Melissa Graham, Vital Voices Senior Program Coordinator, Economic Empowerment & Entrepreneurship

Habiba Ali is a mentee in the Global Ambassadors Program New York City event. She is CEO of Sosai Renewable Energies, a social enterprise offering efficient, reliable and sustainable products including solar lamps, solar home systems and water filters   |   Read More »

March 20, 2018

New York City - Day 1

Our first Global Ambassadors Program (GAP) in New York City is off to a great start as mentors and mentees finally met in person to begin a week of mentoring and training workshops to hone their leadership and skills in managing and growing their   |   Read More »