[Professional Fellows Congress Fall ’15] “Making It Matter: Changing the World One by One”

In November, 240 Professional Fellows from 43 countries and territories participated in the Professional Fellows Congress hosted by ACYPL in Washington, DC. The

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Apply now for the 2016 YSEALI Professional Fellows Program

“Looking to the future, I am excited to put the knowledge that I acquired during this fruitful program to practice as we, in Southeast Asia, approach the key issues facing the world. The challenges will certainly be interesting, but the … Continue reading

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[Professional Fellows Program spring ’15] Lia Wulandari: Exploring solutions to challenges in Indonesia

ACYPL brought me to Minnesota during the Professional Fellows Program and I spent my fellowship at the Hennepin County Election Office and met many humble people who are dedicated to their work. I discovered how the political, electoral, and local … Continue reading

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[Professional Fellows Program spring ’15]: Aushim Merchant: “Redefining my world view”

My Professional Fellows Program (PFP) experience is more than just a cherished memory– it is also a distinct part of who I am today. One of my most recent accomplishments since returning from America is setting up the Mintra Foundation … Continue reading

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[YSEALI Professional Fellows Program spring ’15] Elisabet Jupesta: “An enormous opportunity”

This spring I was given the opportunity to travel to theTwin Cities to work at the Minnesota Environmental Quality Board (EQB) through the YSEALI Professional Fellows Program with ACYPL. After arriving in Minneapolis, I received a  warm welcome from the … Continue reading

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[YSEALI Professional Fellows Program spring ’15]: “Our American experience—from plans to action”

In late April, 14 fellows from Burma, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam joined us in the US for the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Professional Fellows Program. [View the story “[YSEALI Professional Fellows Program spring ’15]: “Our … Continue reading

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[Professional Fellows Congress spring ’15]: “Making It Matter: Changing the World One by One”

In early June, ACYPL hosted 215+ emerging leaders from 44 countries for the spring 2015 Professional Fellows Congress in Washington, DC. The week-long event included workshops, panel discussions, and professional trainings for all the young professionals.

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Indonesian Professional Fellows Recognized by the Minnesota State House

Our four Indonesian professional fellows were recognized on the floor of the Minnesota House of Representatives by ACYPL alumnus and State Representative Joe Hoppe (Australia 2004) on May 1. Mr. Denni Nurdwiansyah, Ms. Elisabet Jupesta, Mr. Hans Jong, and Ms. Lia Wulandari received a standing … Continue reading

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[Pro Fellows ’15] Toni Panetta: “The long-term impact of the Professional Fellows Program”

The Philippines hadn’t been on my traveler’s bucket list, but when I received an email from ACYPL asking whether I’d be able to serve as an American mentor to three Filipinos participating in the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) … Continue reading

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Applications open: fall 2015 Professional Fellows Program

ACYPL is excited to announce that we are now accepting applications for the fall 2015 Professional Fellows Program [PFP]. We are looking for political, policy, and civil society leaders between the ages of 25 and 40, from Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, … Continue reading

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