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Theme: It's your cue

Manama, Bahrain
November 19th, 2011

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Confirmed Speakers

  • Noor Bahman
    The role of gender in Arab society and a new ideology towards social advancement. (Age 17)
  • Isa Awachi
    A look at the state of beach and water pollution in Bahrain and introducing "Na8a2" - a budding initiative looking to address these issues. (Aged 15)
  • Abdulla Shuhadeh
    "Why do I always skip class?" Looking at the changes needed in education from the perspective of an 'A' student. (Age 17)
  • Mariam Al Zeera
    People, resist simplicity. (Age 16)
  • Maryam Baslar
    Her journey with 'Youth Plus" (Age 16)
  • Huda Haji
    With a loss of heritage and culture within the current generation of children and teenagers, 'Sukiaina oo Teela' is a social entrepreneurial approach focussed on cultural conservation education. (Age 17)
  • Jehan Al Khateeb
    If I was president for a month. (Age 16)
  • Wafa Al Obaidat
    Editor of Sketchbook Magazine and Creative Director of design agency Obai & Hill. (Age 25)
  • Mohamed Ali
    Spending 72hrs in the Dadaab Camps in Kenya, the biggest and one of the oldest refugee camps in the world, and how it changed my perspective of life (Age 26)
  • Mohammed Khalil
    How my mentality changed to see the possibilities of youth's impact on the community (Age 15)
  • Ahmed Ali
    Upgrade your Life (Aged 25)
  • Zaina Arekat
    Musical performance - Auora
  • Shaima Al Jeeb
    Al Jasser. A group of youth who aim to provide voluntary services to Bahrain. Serving people, enriching communities.

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Venue and Details

Abdul Rahman Kanoo International School
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Event Type (what is this?) Youth

This event occurred in the past.
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Organizer 38158

Esra'a Al Shafei
Manama, Bahrain

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Organizer 133476

Tariq Al Olaimy
A'ali, Bahrain

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