Hosted By: Sister Cities International
Co-Hosted By: +SocialGood
As part of 2016 Global Partnerships Week (GPW) and building on its 2016 theme of “Leveraging Innovation in Partnerships,” Sister Cities International will host a Google Hangout titled “Partnerships for Peace +SocialGood.” This digital panel will highlight organizational partnerships that are leveraging technology and innovation to create initiatives that are building links between cultures all over the world in order to build more global mutual understanding and peace between people around the world.
About Sister Cities International
Founded by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1956, Sister Cities International serves as the national membership organization for over 560 individual sister cities, counties, and states across the United States with relationships in over 2,300 communities in 150 countries. This sister city network unites tens of thousands of citizen diplomats and volunteers who work tirelessly to promote peace and understanding through programs and projects focusing on arts and culture, youth and education, economic and sustainable development, and humanitarian assistance.
+SocialGood is a global community where connectors come together to share world-changing ideas and spark action in our social media era. +SocialGood is inspired by the Social Good Summit, and powered by its partners and funders: The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Case Foundation, Caterpillar, Cisco, Enactus, Mashable, the Rockefeller Foundation, the United Nations Development Programme, the United Nations Foundation, and the 92Y.