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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: The Intervention Calculation: An Event with Foreign Policy Association and Scholastic

Posted on April 10, 2013 On April 4, 2013, at the Scholastic Auditorium, a room full of policy wonks and young professionals paged through a current events magazine geared toward middle school students, Junior Scholastic, by way of introduction to the evening's main event.... Read More »

YPFP DC: Launching YPFP Leadership Incubator module series

Posted on March 06, 2013 Foreign policy demands new leaders who bring new ideas, new approaches, and new solutions to the world’s critical global challenges. The YPFP Leadership Incubator module series is our latest approach to equipping members with the key knowledge and... Read More »

YPFP NY: Second Global Diplomacy Series event at the Australian Consulate in New York

Posted on March 04, 2013 On Wednesday, February 27, 2013, the Australian Consul General in New York, Mr. Phillip H. Scanlan AM, welcomed members of YPFP NY to the Australian Consulate for the second event in YPFP New York’s Global Diplomacy Series, “Private Diplomacy: The... Read More »

YPFP Global: Leaders in the Spotlight

Posted on February 26, 2013 “Foreign policy now is much more interesting than it was for my father or my mother,” says James Appathurai, Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs and Security Policy at NATO. “It’s become much more diverse, much more fluid.... Read More »

YPFP Brussels: From stateless entity to responsible statehood: An Interview with the Afghan Ambassador to the EU & NATO

Posted on February 18, 2013 Afghanistan has seen more than its fair share of conflict during the last hundred years, but it was after witnessing the Russian invasion of his homeland in December 1979, that Humayon Tandar decided it was his duty to contribute to the struggle for... Read More »

YPFP NY: Launch of the Global Diplomacy Series

Posted on February 15, 2013 On Tuesday, January 22, in a tapestry-filled room in the Mission of the Sovereign Order of Malta to the United Nations, Lieutenant Colonel Glenn J. Sadowski spoke to a group of YPFP members about his role as U.S. Delegate to the United Nations... Read More »

YPFP DC: New Visions For National Security From The Head Of Defense Intelligence

Posted on January 28, 2013 Lieutenant General Michael Flynn,Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, joined YPFP DC on January 23 to discuss reshaping defense analysis and promoting stronger integration within the Intelligence Community. LTG Flynn is leading the effort to... Read More »

YPFP DC: Inauguration Day of Service

Posted on January 28, 2013 On Saturday, January 19, 2013, 14 YPFP members volunteered at the 2013 Yes We Can: End Illiteracy service event, at Malcolm X Elementary School in Southeast Washington, DC. The event was hosted in collaboration with Capital Cause and the National... Read More »

Choosing the Next 99 Under 33

Posted on January 25, 2013 In 2011, Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP) and the... Read More »

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