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Photo Credit: Education For Employment (EFE)
Wednesday
Sep 17
2014

My Journey to a Job in Palestine

Learn about how Nisreen Mitwally—a Palestinian youth, beneficiary of a 2011 CGI Commitment to Action, and 2014 Annual Meeting speaker—gained the skills and support she needed to overcome the challenges of finding employment and transitioning into the workforce.

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Photo credit: Barbara Kinney / Clinton Foundation

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Reclaiming America’s Youth and Recovering Our Economy

Jun 19, 2013
Crime and ennui in Columbia Heights, D.C., overwhelmed the adolescence of Elmer Diaz, a first-generation immigrant from El Salvador. He was always bright, but with his hard-working parents constantly away from home, Elmer’s life became entwined with gangs. He also got into drugs. Then he dropped out of high school.