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YPFP NY Profiled: Arielle Kandel

Posted on April 01, 2014 YPFP NY brings members together to listen to foreign policy experts and entrepreneurs but some of our member are also creating their own initiatives. Meet Arielle Kandel, founder of the new non-profit New Women New Yorkers (NWNY), an organization dedicated to female immigrants in New York City. “It’s... Read More »

YPFP NY Profiled: Kara L. DeDonato

Posted on November 11, 2013 Formerly the Director of Programming for YPFP NY, Kara DeDonato assumed the role of Executive Director as of November 1, 2013. She also serves as attaché and assistant to the ambassador at the Mission of the... Read More »

YPFP NY Announces the Launch of Two Discussion Groups

Posted on October 23, 2013  YPFP NY is pleased to announce the launch of two Discussion Groups (DGs), which will hold their first meetings on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.   The first group will be led by YPFP member Irina Tsukerman and will examine... Read More »

YPFP Brussels: Does Defence Matter?

Posted on October 20, 2013 “If you want peace, prepare for war”, said the Roman strategist, Vegetius. The same could be said about global security and defence spending in today’s unstable world. After all, the timely and well-targeted use of force - such as in Libya in 2011... Read More »

YPFP Brussels: New staff join the team

Posted on October 02, 2013 After receiving more applications per position than ever before, the YPFP Brussels team has recruited six new volunteers to join the close-knit team in order to replace departing staff. “It’s always very exciting to get new volunteers on board as... Read More »

YPFP Brussels Advisors Programme launch

Posted on September 19, 2013 Are you looking for the next step in your career? Would you like to develop new skills to progress in your job? Then get involved in the YPFP Brussels Advisors Programme which launches next month and start building up the skills and advice you need... Read More »

2013 Social Good Summit Foreign Language Fellows

Posted on September 18, 2013 More than 100 people applied to be a Foreign Language Fellow at the United Nation Foundation's 2013 Social Good Summit. From that impressive applicant... Read More »

Top 99 Foreign Policy Leaders Under 33

Posted on September 10, 2013 In 2011, Young Professionals in Foreign Policy and The Diplomatic Courier magazine jointly launched the first ever Top 99 Foreign Policy Leaders Under 33, a special project... Read More »

YPFP DC: Mentorship Opportunity with LearnServe International

Posted on August 29, 2013 YPFP is excited to announce an amazing upcoming opportunity to mentor exceptional high school students participating in LearnServe, a program designed to help high school students develop and implement... Read More »

YPFPtv: NATO in Afghanistan – put your questions to the Ambassador

Posted on August 19, 2013 NATO’s changing role in Afghanistan will be the main focus of the next episode of YPFPtv’s ‘Leaders in the Spotlight.’ YPFP members from around the world are invited to send in their questions to Ambassador Stephen Evans, NATO Assistant Secretary... Read More »