Jockey Club ‘Go! Leaders Of the World’ (GLOW) Programme Graduation Ceremony
Jockey Club ‘Go! Leaders Of the World’ (GLOW) Programme Graduation Ceremony is organized by WEDO GLOBAL and co-organized by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. It is a showcase and sharing of learning experiences of young leaders from different ethnic backgrounds through training, designing cultural guided tours andparticipating in Singapore's multicultural trip in the past 10 months.
A. Graduation Ceremony & Keynote Speech:
Officiating Guest: The Hon Matthew Cheung Kin-chung, GBM, GBS, JP, Chief Secretary for Administration, The Government of the HKSAR
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Simon Shen Xu-hui, Founder of GLOs (Glocal Learning Offices)
Ms. Shalini Mahtani, MBE, Founder of The Zubin Foundation
B. Cultural Experience:
- Turkish Ebru Painting Experience
Ebru marbling is a Turkish art of creating colorful patterns with the use of water and dye. Using your imagination, you can create your own Ebru handkerchief
- VR Experience
The VR experience invites you to step inside the life of ethnic minorities in Hong Kong, and explore their multicultural communities
- Henna Art
Henna is an Indian body art which is used for celebrations and festivals. With the guidance of experienced instructor, you can design your own patterns and apply Henna on your body
- Stage Activities
Bollywood Dance Experience, Language Card Matching Game, Traditional Game Elephant Eye, Turban and Hijab Wearing Experience
C. Community and Campus Tours:
- “Let’s walk in Tsim Sha Tsui – Exploring the cultures of ethnic minorities”Community Walk
- PolyU Campus Tour
Want to know more about innovation and technology? Touring around PolyU innovative buildings and state-of-the-art facilities will surely be an exhilarating experience for you.
D. Programme Exhibition
Details and registration:
Jockey Club 'Go! Leaders Of the World' (GLOW) Programme
This 10-month program aims to promote a multi-cultural Hong Kong, foster understanding and collaboration among youth from different ethnic backgrounds and nurture cross-cultural young leaders in Hong Kong through 4 stages:
Stage 1: YO! Cultural Ambassador
Youth from multicultural backgrounds would go through five training sessions to develop their skills. Training content include: Self-understanding, Personal Dimensions®training, Story collection and Story-telling skills, Drama experience, Communication skill, Leadership, Team collaboration
Stage 2: HEY! Hong Kong Walking Tour
Youth from multicultural backgrounds would work in teams to design, organize and perform cultural walking tours and workshops in various districts. Through leading the tours, they are able to meet, interact and share with people from different age, gender and cultural backgrounds.
Stage 3: GO! Singapore
Youth from multicultural backgrounds would have a study visit to Singapore (5 days 4 nights) to exchange with Singaporean youth, participate in community experience, expand their social network internationally, enhance their global vision, and get to know the best practices of constructing a multi-cultural city in various sectors and gain insights to promote cultural diversity.
Stage 4: WOW! Cultural Star (Co-organized with the Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
Youth from multicultural backgrounds would have the opportunity to co-organize a multi-cultural ceremony to share their learning experience with honorable guests, families, friends, school principals as well as the public in Hong Kong so as to enhance the cultural understanding of each other living in this Asia's world city. They will also realize their multi-cultural actions in school or community to enlarge the social impacts.