CYEC AGM and Annual Forum 2009

‘COMMONWEALTH CONNECTIONS IN A GLOBAL AGE’
& NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
2 - 4pm on THURSDAY 25TH JUNE 2009
We invite you to attend ‘Commonwealth Connections in a Global Age’.

This will be held:
on: Thursday 25 June 2009
at: 2.00 – 4.00pm
at: Abbey Community Centre
34 Great Smith Street
LONDON SW1P 3BU

The world inherited by young adults is now a complex and interdependent one with significant global challenges. How are these to be met and how can young people work together for positive change and a fairer world? 2009 is the modern Commonwealth’s 60th Anniversary and it’s theme of ‘serving a new generation’ is future and forward focused. Are there new ways for young people to connect with, learn about, and contribute to, the Commonwealth network? How can CYEC and commonwealth youth exchange respond in a global and information technology age? Young activists from CYEC will lead activities, share some thinking and seek views on these important questions.

PROGRAMME:
• Welcome and Opening Remarks
• Activities to mark the ‘Commonwealth @ 60’
• Connecting in a Global Age – new ways to communicate and CYEC’s new website
• AGM Business: Adoption of 2008 Trustees Report & Accounts
• CYEC News, Open Forum and Round Up