BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 16.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 METHOD:PUBLISH X-MS-OLK-FORCEINSPECTOROPEN:TRUE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:Pacific Standard Time BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:16011104T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;BYDAY=1SU;BYMONTH=11 TZOFFSETFROM:-0700 TZOFFSETTO:-0800 END:STANDARD BEGIN:DAYLIGHT DTSTART:16010311T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;BYDAY=2SU;BYMONTH=3 TZOFFSETFROM:-0800 TZOFFSETTO:-0700 END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT CLASS:PUBLIC CREATED:20180221T183624Z DESCRIPTION:Join us for a virtual convening hosted by the NLG Tech Task For ce featuring the Adobe Project 1324 Challenge - Defined Without Bord ers \, the first Adobe Project 1324 Challenge proactively supporting and integrating refug ee youth to share their stories.\nProject 1324 is an Adobe initiative that supports\, connects\, and amplifies a global community of emerging artist s and leading arts and culture organizations who are using creativity as a force for positive impact. The Challenge is a creative prompt that invite s emerging creatives from the Project 1324 community (ages 13 to 24) to le arn new skills\, take part in collective action\, and push the boundaries of their creativity.\nDefined Without Borders - is an online Challenge designed by Mercy Corps \, a co-lead of the No Lost Generation (NLG) initiative\, with the support from the NLG Tech Task Force. Defined Without Borders focuses on the issue of participation: Young people affec ted by conflict are faced with myriad obstacles and have limited access to participate in and contribute to their communities and connect with their peers in a positive way.\nThe Challenge theme is about identity: Identity as a way for young people – particularly those affected by conflict – to express themselves and reflect on their many dimensions.\nThe No Lost Generation (NLG) initiative – which supports young people affected by th e Syria and Iraq crises – brings together emerging creatives across the globe to showcase their identities by participating in this Challenge bet ween February 21 and June 1\, 2018.\nHow you can get involved:\n* Global a nd local NGOs are encouraged to invite the youth they work with to partici pate in the Challenge by submitting projects. NGOs can also set up organiz ational profile pages and host their own follow-on challenges on Project 13 24.\n* Everybody can click Appreciate and add a Comment on young people’ s projects and share via social media. Help us spread the word and get mor e youth involved!\n* Global and local NGOs\, private sector companies\, cu ltural organizations\, and academic institutions are invited to join us in marking this year’s World Refugee Day (June 20\, 2018) by displaying an d sharing projects from Defined Without Borders at their offices\, campuses\, and other l ocations.\n\nHost\n\n\nLeila Toplic\, NLG Tech Task Force Lead\n\nSpeakers \n\n\nAmie Wells\, Adolescents and Youth Adviser - Middle East (Mercy Corp s)\n\nKatherine Rockwell\, Senior Program Manager\, Sustainability & Socia l Impact\, Adobe\n \n\n--------------------------------------------------- ----\nAudio conference information\n-------------------------------------- -----------------\nUS Toll free: +1-855-797-9485\nUS Toll: +1-415-655-0002 \nToll-free dialing restrictions: https://www.webex.com/pdf/tollfree_restr ictions.pdf\nAccess code: 745 131 972\n \n DTEND;TZID="Pacific Standard Time":20180307T080000 DTSTAMP:20180221T183624Z DTSTART;TZID="Pacific Standard Time":20180307T070000 LAST-MODIFIED:20180221T183624Z LOCATION:Attendee WebEx: https://nethopestaff.webex.com/nethopestaff/onstag e/g.php?MTID=ef15d7ba22a0698deeae0fe8ab19e7c4a PRIORITY:5 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY;LANGUAGE=en-us:NLG Tech Task Force Webinar -- Adobe Project 1324 Ch allenge: Expanding participation for conflict-affected youth TRANSP:OPAQUE UID:040000008200E00074C5B7101A82E00800000000A0EDA231FFAAD301000000000000000 010000000DECB2D15C9DF4B438DCFD378ABF894CD X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

Join us for a virt ual convening hosted by the \;NLG Tech Task Force \;fea turing the Adobe Project 1324 Challenge - \;Defined Without Borders\, the first Adobe Project 1324 Challenge proactively supporting and integrating refuge e youth to share their stories.

Project 1324 i s an Adobe initiative that supports\, connects\, and amplifies a global co mmunity of emerging artists and leading arts and culture organizations who are using creativity as a force for positive impact. The Challenge is a c reative prompt that invites emerging creatives from the Project 1324 commu nity (ages 13 to 24) to learn new skills\, take part in collective action\ , and push the boundaries of their creativity.

Defined Without Bord ers \;- is an online Challenge designed by \;Mercy Corps\, a co-lead of the No Lost Generatio n (NLG) initiative\, with the support from the NLG Tech Task Force. Define d Without Borders focuses on the issue of participation: Young people affe cted by conflict are faced with myriad obstacles and have limited access t o participate in and contribute to their communities and connect with thei r peers in a positive way.

The Challenge theme is about identity: Identity as a way for young people –\; particular ly those affected by conflict –\; to express themselves and reflect o n their many dimensions.

The No Lost Generatio n (NLG) initiative –\; which supports young people affected by the Sy ria and Iraq crises –\;  \;brings together emerging creatives acr oss the globe to showcase their identities by participating in this Challe nge between February 21 and June 1\, 2018.

How you can get involved:

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  • Glob al and local NGOs are encouraged to invite the youth they work with to par ticipate in the Challenge by submitting projects. NGOs can also set up \;organizational profile pages \;and host their own follow-on challenges on Project 1324.
  • Everybody can click \;Appreciate \;and add a \;Comment \;on young people’\; s projects and share via social media. Help us spread the word and get mor e youth involved!
  • Global and local NGOs\, private sector companies\, cultural organizations\, and academic institutions are invited to join us in marking this year’\;s World Refugee Day (June 20\, 2018) by displa ying and sharing projects from \;Defined Without B orders \;at their offices\, campuses\, and other locations.
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