In Support of MEDA

Come Explore MEDA's Impact

Are you a young professional or student passionate about international development, agriculture, finance, or climate change?  In support of MEDA, the Kansas Network Hub would like to invite you to join us for an enlightening networking event where you can unlock your potential to make a difference!

Event Highlights

Introduction to MEDA: Get to know Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA) and their impact worldwide.

The WE4CA Project: Join MEDA's Senior Regional Director and learn more about the WE4CA project in Guatemala.

About the Speaker:  Nadia Guerch is MEDA's Senior Regional Director for LEAP (Latin America & Caribbean, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific), boasting a 15-year career as an international development professional. With extensive expertise in economic empowerment strategies, she excels in strategic planning, program design, organizational capacity building, multi-sectoral partnerships, and field operations management. Nadia's reach extends to over 15 countries across Africa, the Middle East, the Americas, and Asia, collaborating with government agencies, local governments, global foundations, development agencies, private sector organizations, and international non-governmental organizations. In her prior role as Deputy Director with Youth Challenge International, she oversaw $50M+ livelihoods programs in Senegal, Tanzania, Ghana, Peru, Bolivia, and Indonesia. Nadia holds post-graduate degrees in Political Science and Psychology, as well as a bachelor's degree in International Relations and International Law, and is fluent in French, English, Spanish, and Arabic.

Explore Your Interests: Whether you're interested in international development, agriculture, women’s economic empowerment, impact investment, or climate change, find out how your passion aligns with MEDA’s mission.

Global Impact: Discover MEDA's efforts in transforming agri-food market systems in the Global South and learn how you can be a part of this transformative journey.

Network with Passionate Professionals: Connect with the Kansas Network Hub, A committee of passion individuals, dedicated to supporting MEDA and spreading the word about MEDA's remarkable global impact.

Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to network, learn, and be inspired by MEDA's work on a global scale.

This event is FREE, but RSVPs are highly encouraged to secure your spot today. 

Together, we can create a brighter future! 

Register Today!

Date: October 16th, 2023
Location: Tabor College, Heritage Lobby
Located in the Shari Flaming Center for the Arts (FCFA)
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Time: 7:00 pm (CT)
Cost: FREE
RSVP: October 13th, 2023

General admission
Optional Donation