Unveiling the Western Hemisphere: Insights for Tomorrow’s Leaders

Young Leaders

Exploring the Western Hemisphere Today, we’re embarking on an exciting journey to uncover the wonders of the Western Hemisphere. Let’s delve into the recent regional briefing by representatives from the U.S. Department of State at the GlobalTies National Meeting held in Washington, D.C. in March 2024, where they shared invaluable insights into current and emerging U.S. policy priorities for this …

Pacific Horizons: Navigating Opportunities in East Asia and the Pacific

Skyline in Singapore

Have you ever wondered about the vibrant region of East Asia and the Pacific? Well, you’re in luck because today we’re delving into the heart of this dynamic area, exploring its economic significance, U.S. foreign policy priorities, and the exciting opportunities it presents for educational institutions and students. So grab a seat, get comfy, and let’s embark on a region …

Time Warp Wisdom: Thriving in Global Relationships Across Time Zones

Virtual Meeting on Computer

Ever found yourself in a time warp, trying to navigate the complexities of global relationships across different time zones? Fear not, because we’ve got you covered with some time warp wisdom to help you thrive in the world of international connections. So grab your favorite beverage, sit back, and let’s dive into the art of harmonizing time differences for stronger, …

Ukraine ER Doctors

September of 2022, we hosted a group of emergency medical professionals from Ukraine, sponsored by the Congressional Office for International Leadership. During this visit, the Ukrainian visitors were able to meet with medical professionals and government officials in the Capital Region, to collaborate and exchange stories and ideas between our two countries.

From Moldova with Love

In May of 2022, we hosted Open World group from Moldova. Open World is a professional exchange program sponsored by the Congressional Office for International Leadership (COIL).

Moldova is a new democracy led by a woman President and Prime Minister. With a population of more than 2.6 million, Moldova borders on the southeast side of Ukraine. During the conflict with Russia, they have welcomed Ukrainian refugees, and condemned the actions of Russia.

Filmmakers from Senegal IVLP

In April 2022, we hosted 9 filmmakers from Senegal through the U.S. State Department’s IVLP program, our first in-person delegation since 2020! It was especially exciting since they first met the YouthFx team through a virtual exchange program in October of 2021, and now they are finally able to travel in person! Senegal is often referred to as the birth …

Armenia Parliament

November 2019, we welcomed 5 Parliamentary Members from Armenia who expanded their knowledge on the legislative process in New York.