PICO Ambassadors Dubai June 2022

  • 8th -11th Graders
  • 8 sessions
  • Course duration 3 hours
  • Price: 1,500*

The PICO Kids Ambassadors will be running its second cohort in partnership with the Emirate Hills Dubai British school, part of the Taaleem educational network.

The delegation of 20 boys and girls in 8-9 grade from Jerusalem, will spend 8 intense weeks of ‘boot camp’ preparation before traveling to the UAE to spend the week with their Emiratee peers. Sessions will include public speaking, spoken arabic, problem solving techniques and other skills needed to represent the best of PICO Kids, Israel and their own identity. With the goal of activating participants hearts, minds and hands, through values-based teamwork, and working together to imagine solutions to challenges the world faces, participants will spend 3 seminar days together with the Taaleem school students in Dubai, ending in a ‘Makeathon’ where teams will present their final protoypes.

In addition to the youth-to-youth seminar, the delegation  will visit leading innovation centers in Dubai, and meet with world- leading business and social leaders, who will share insights on creating socially responsible businesses and promoting mission-driven values.