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17 Sep
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Event Type

Trainings & Workshops

Target Audience

Graduate Students

University Unit
Center for Global Health, Graduate School of Public Health: Dean's Office
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Virtual Leadership Dialogue and Training - Sakun Gajurel

Leaders are made, not born. | In growingly diverse academic and professional settings, inclusive leadership is paramount. This 3-hour virtual leadership dialogue and training aims to equip  graduate students with the skills necessary to lead, communicate, and work in diverse settings, such as international development or diplomacy. In this interactive training, students will work in pairs, small groups, and teams to practice empathetic listening, respectful communication, and cultural understanding. 

Facilitated by Sakun Gajurel, humanitarian, development sector professional, leader, writer, and peace builder. 

Sakun is a 2021 Pitt UCIS Emerging Global Leader. Born and raised in Nepal, she holds degrees in international development policy from Duke University, and development, innovation and change from University of Bologna. As a development sector professional, she has worked closely with many communities, and values local knowledge in development efforts. She has worked for FAO, WFP, UNICEF, and numerous others. 

From Pitt Public Health's Center for Global Health, University Center for International Studies, and Johnson Institute for Responsible Leadership at the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs. 

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Register for Zoom information.

Friday, September 17 at 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Virtual Event

Virtual Leadership Dialogue and Training - Sakun Gajurel

Leaders are made, not born. | In growingly diverse academic and professional settings, inclusive leadership is paramount. This 3-hour virtual leadership dialogue and training aims to equip  graduate students with the skills necessary to lead, communicate, and work in diverse settings, such as international development or diplomacy. In this interactive training, students will work in pairs, small groups, and teams to practice empathetic listening, respectful communication, and cultural understanding. 

Facilitated by Sakun Gajurel, humanitarian, development sector professional, leader, writer, and peace builder. 

Sakun is a 2021 Pitt UCIS Emerging Global Leader. Born and raised in Nepal, she holds degrees in international development policy from Duke University, and development, innovation and change from University of Bologna. As a development sector professional, she has worked closely with many communities, and values local knowledge in development efforts. She has worked for FAO, WFP, UNICEF, and numerous others. 

From Pitt Public Health's Center for Global Health, University Center for International Studies, and Johnson Institute for Responsible Leadership at the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs. 

Dial-In Information

Register for Zoom information.

Friday, September 17 at 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Virtual Event

Target Audience

Graduate Students

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