Lauren O’Neill, Airbus Fly Your Ideas Project Manager and Ben Dayde from Airbus Employment Marketing joined the UNESCO Youth Forum this week at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. The Forum’s theme was “Youth and Social Inclusion: Civic Engagement, Dialogue and Skills Development”. Lauren and Ben presented Fly Your Ideas to Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, as well as to hundreds of young people from around the world.
Benjamin Lindenberger, member of the winning team from Fly Your Ideas 2009 and now Airbus Technical Assistant, Materials & Processes, shared his experience from Fly Your Ideas during a “15 Minutes of Fame” session. These sessions are designed to inspire delegates at the Youth Forum with stories from innovative and successful young people from around the world, in many different fields.
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