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Sustainable Snacks: The Bronx-Based Company Making Healthy Snacks Accessible

In 2016, Rebecca Scott, Founder of Sustainable Snacks, won the Envolve Award USA, which supports entrepreneurs from underserved communities. In honor of World Food Day, which raises awareness around issues of poverty and hunger, don’t miss this quick read with Scott on food security and creating a health-focused, Bronx-based brand.Read More

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Building the Next Generation of Puerto Rican Entrepreneurs

Last month, Concordia Patron Member, Angelique Sina, brought her organization, Friends of Puerto Rico, and their pop-up coffee shop, Café Ama, to the 2019 Concordia Annual Summit. The social impact nonprofit focuses on mobilizing economic opportunities for the people of Puerto Rico. In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, we spoke to Sina about her vision for supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs on the often-forgotten island. Read More

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Top Brand Expert, Beth Doane, Talks Mental Health

After a moving speech at the 2019 Concordia Annual Summit about her own personal battles with mental health, brand expert and CEO of Main & Rose, Beth Doane, shares her tips for health and success in the modern workplace. Read More

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Summit Stars

The founders of Concordia tell Brunswick’s Beatriz Garcia how straight out of college, they set about building a powerhouse leadership conference. Read More

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INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS TAKE THE STAGE AT THE CONCORDIA SUMMIT

To set the stage for the 2019 Concordia Annual Summit, Concordia Co-Founders Nicholas Logothetis and Matthew Swift will moderate an opening plenary panel with top students from NYU Abu Dhabi representing diverse geographical backgrounds. They'll answer the question, “Are you optimistic or pessimistic about the future?”, and will share views on civil engagement, democracy, economic potential, and their outlook on the future as the next generation of leaders. Before the Summit, they name the greatest challenges facing their home countries, how youth are responding, and what excites them most about attending #Concordia19. Read their brief bios below for a teaser. Read More

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A MESSAGE FROM CONCORDIA’s CO-FOUNDERS

A reflection on the 19th anniversary of September 11, 2011, and how this fateful day inspired the creation of one of the most inclusive, non-partisan global affairs forums in the worldRead More

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CONCORDIA WELCOMES THE HON. JEH JOHNSON TO ITS LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

Today Concordia is proud to announce the appointment of the Hon. Jeh Johnson, Former Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, to its Leadership Council. Read More

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2019 Concordia Europe – AmChamSpain Summit Report

Madrid, SpainRead More

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UNESCO’s Director for Gender Equality Explains Why Women’s Rights Are Frustrating, Complex, and So Hard to Achieve

At last month’s Concordia Europe – AmChamSpain Summit, UNESCO’s Director for Gender Equality, Madame Saniye Gülser Corat, participated in the panel Reaching Gender Equity to discuss gender gaps in education and technology. We sit down with Madame Corat for a deeper dive into UNESCO’s challenges, gains, and the path forward for a more equitable world for women and girls.Read More

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Concordia Welcomes Petra Němcová of All Hands and Hearts to its Leadership Council

Today Concordia is proud to announce the appointment of Petra Němcová, Co-Founder of All Hands and Hearts, and Founder of Happy Hearts Mexico, Happy Hearts Indonesia, and Happy Hearts Czech Republic, to its Leadership Council. Read More

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In Societies Where Sex is Taboo, This Platform Can Be A Life-Saving Resource

An interview with Michele Ernsting, Founder of 'Love Matters' and Director of Program Development at RNW Media Read More