Delegation from Africa to examine U.S. Political Process for Young Leaders

May 4th, 2011toMay 8th, 2011

The Northern Nevada International Center will be hosting a delegation of five young leaders from Africa on May 4 – May 8, 2011. The delegation was invited to Reno as part of the International Visitors Leadership Program of the US Department of State.

The group is visiting Reno to explore the role of political parties in the political process in the United States. They will discuss fair election processes and the conduct of elections at a local level. They will also learn about the importance and practice of voter education to create an informed, engaged population better able to participate in the political process.

For more information, please contact Corazon Padilla, Program Coordinator, via email CLICK ME