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How We Set Out to Strengthen 65 Youth-Led Ventures but Ended up Building a Movement

Over the past five years, I’ve seen transformative change in the lives of Jordan’s young change-makers and those their work impacts. But last spring, as Their Majesties King Abdullah and Queen Rania shook hands with BADIR fellows, I knew our initiative had reached a new level.

King Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein of Jordan Shines Spotlight on Arab Youth

During the closing ceremony of the World Economic Forum on the Middle East, which was held at the Dead Sea from 15 to 17 May, 2009, His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan honored four winners out of 10 outstanding Arab youth finalists for leading pioneering efforts in their communities to...