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Camp United Nations for Girls Calgary 2018

Girls in Politics Initiative™

Saturday, September 1, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (MDT)

Camp United Nations for Girls Calgary 2018

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Camp United Nations for Girls Calgary 2018 Aug 25, 2018 CA$200.00 CA$9.59
Girl Guides of Canada - Camp United Nations for Girls Calgary 2018 Aug 25, 2018 CA$190.00 CA$9.14
Military Family Rate - Camp United Nations for Girls Calgary 2018 Aug 25, 2018 CA$190.00 CA$9.14
Group Rate - Camp United Nations for Girls Calgary 2018   more info Aug 25, 2018 CA$190.00 CA$9.14

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Camp United Nations for Girls Calgary 2018 is a political leadership program that introduces girls ages 9 to 15 to international politics and the work of the United Nations. The program begins with a lesson on the history of the United Nations and its purpose. This is followed by an explanation of the structure, leadership and the rules of procedure of the United Nations starting with the General Assembly and subsidiary organs. Participants learn about the specific work undertaken in the United Nations’ boards, commissions, committees, councils and panels and working groups. Prior to convening the General Assembly, each participant will be assigned a country and guided through researching her country . When the General Assembly convenes delegates will give speeches, negotiate with other delegates, caucus and propose resolutions along with amendments before finally voting. All activities will be guided by a camp counselor in small working groups of delegates. Girl Scouts participating in Camp United Nations for Girls will earn a Girl Scouts Global Action Award.

The individiual delegate fee is $200, the Girls Guides delegate fee is $190, military family delegate fee is $190 and the group delegate fee is $190 per ticket for any purchase of 5 or more tickets.  The delegate fee covers all program materials, snacks, lunch and GIP logo t-shirt. The registration fee is non-refundable unless the organizer cancels the event. For additional information visit our website at www.girlsinpolitics.org, email info@girlsinpolitics.org or call +1 (202) 660-1457 ext 2.

Watch the Girls in Politics Initiative™ on MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry Show. “Camp empowers young girls to run for office” http://video.msnbc.msn.com/mhp/52698319

Watch the Girls in Politics Initiative™ on RTL Nieuws New York. "Bestemming Witte Huis (afl. 25): Vrouwen aan de macht" https://youtu.be/YDxjMrAievo

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Courtyard Calgary Airport
2500 48th Avenue NE
Calgary, T3J V48
Canada

Saturday, September 1, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (MDT)


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Girls in Politics Initiative™

The Girls in Politics Initiative (“GIP”) is an international civic education program created and administered by the Political Institute for Women. Our GIP programs introduce girls ages 8 to 17 to politics, policy, the work of the United States Congress, parliamentary governments and the work of the United Nations. We host GIP programs in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the United Kingdom. Educational, social and political organizations may also book a private and/or customized GIP program. To request a private or customized event email info@girlsinpolitics.org

 

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