Quilliam Director Maajid Nawaz attended the Alliance of Youth Movements’ second annual summit on ‘Social Change and the Role of Technology’, in Mexico City between 14th and 16th October 2009.

 

The Alliance of Youth Movements seeks to empower leaders to bring about change through the use of technological tools to safeguard human rights, promote good governance and foster unprecedented civic empowerment around the world. The Alliance has high-profile partners including Twitter, Facebook, Google, MTV, the U.S. Department of State and YouTube.

 

At this year’s summit, Maajid spoke on a panel discussion entitled ‘Success Stories from the Alliance Youth Movement 2008’, with participants from across the sectors and from all over the world.

 

Quilliam’s account on the Alliance’s website – Howcast – can be accessed here. Please also note that Quilliam’s website supports a range of applications including Facebook, Twitter and over 100 others.