Young Global Leadership Foundation mentors aspiring young adult leaders from around the world. YGLF guides and provides opportunities to expand their global visions and goals through their educational, professional and civic engagement choices in alignment with the UN and the SDGs: Agenda 2030.
The United Nations: YGLF Roles & Responsibilities
UN NGO ECOSOC Special Consultative Status
Conference on the Non-governmental Organization (CoNGO): Member
NGO Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) Committee: Member
NGO CSW Planning Committee: Sub-committee Co-chair
NGO Committee on Education Learning and Literacy (CELL) Board Member
United Nations Academic Impact: Member
The YGLF Internship Program enables aspiring young adult leaders (18-30 years) the opportunity to embrace a 3-6 month internship, including a UN pass to engage at the UN, The experience elevates their understanding of the Global Topics of the Times in the 21stC.
The YGLF Young Leaders to Young Leaders (YLYL) Program organizes UN SDG Clubs in highschools to promote community action to advance the Global Goals: Agenda 2030. YGLF’s young leaders guide the activities, co-chaired by Ziyi Liu, executive aide to YGLF Chair Dr. and Anastasia Gudkov, Executive Aides to Dr. Linda.
YGLF Evening Salon Sessions welcomes university students and young professionals to take place in Mid-town Manhattan, 4 X a year. UN and SDG experts lead discussions to develop awareness, advocacy and action among the participants towards the achievement of the SDGs. The sessions start with YOGA exercises for the mind/body connection and the spiritual dimension.
YGLF Global Engagement & Events: 2020
UN Commission on Social Development (February 2020)
UN Commission on the Status of Women (March 2020)
YGLF/Artosino Gallery UN SDG Art Competition, New York City (July 2020)
Danube International Festival, Ulm Germany (July 2020)
University Presentations: The United Nations & 21st Century Global Leadership