2017 JCI Impact Report

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JCI Area Conferences

JCI Africa and the Middle East Conference Sousse, Tunisia | 3 – 6 May

412 Delegates | 42 Countries JCI Conference of the Americas

Each year, JCI members unite in their regions for the JCI Area Conferences to amplify their actions through workshops, programs and trainings that inspire sustainable impact. The

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic 17 – 20 May

469 Delgates | 44 Countries

four Area Conferences, taking place in the Americas, Africa

JCI Asia-Pacific Conference

and the Middle East, Asia and the Pacific and Europe, give JCI

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia | 8 – 11 June

members the opportunity to expand their skill set, empower

3502 Delegates | 41 Countries

themselves and enjoy unique cultural exchange.

JCI European Conference In 2017, JCI focused its efforts on peace advocacy, building

Basel, Switzerland | 24 – 27 May

on the momentum of the Peace is Possible campaign that was

1443 Delegates | 48 Countries

launched in 2016. Through workshops such as the Advocacy Workshop: Pathways to Peace, JCI members began to see that they have the power to change what is, into what should be. The conferences provided a platform for these inspired delegates to turn their passion for peace into opportunities to educate others, change attitudes and influence policy in order to break down barriers and make peace possible not only in their communities but across the globe.

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