Appreciating and Advancing Leadership
for the Public Wellbeing
February 14 - 16, 2010, Abu Dhabi, UAE
The Research Center for Leadership in Action and the NYU Abu Dhabi Institute recently convened 24 eminent scholars and practitioners committed to illuminating and nurturing leadership for public well-being in the Middle East and beyond. Whether working for youth and women's empowerment, engendering corporate citizenship, or organizing communities in conflict-ridden areas, they discussed leadership that transcends sectors, transforms ordinary citizens into agents of change, and opens up new public spaces for deliberation and engagement.
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Leadership as Practice:
Barbara Ibrahim, Founding Director, John D. Gerhart Center ...
Women's Leadership in Oman:
Asya Al-Lamki, Omani Cultural AttachÃ©, Embassy of ...
Cross-Sector Collaboration in the Arab World:
Fadi Ghandour, Founder and CEO, ...
Leadership as Taking Action:
Fadi Ghandour, Founder and CEO, Aramex International ...
The leadership needed (and not needed) in philanthropy:
Barbara Ibrahim, Founding ...
Leadership for a New Era:
Fostering Leadership for the Public Wellbeing: ...
What is leadership for public wellbeing?:
MariÃ«t Westermann, Provost, NYU Abu ...
How Leadership Can Be Taught:
Asya Al-Lamki, Omani Cultural AttachÃ©, Embassy ...