Civic Academy is a young professionals gathering organized by Lech Wałęsa Institute since 2010.
Purpose of Civic Academy is to bring together a group of inspiring, young people to share ideas while listening to carefully curated talks on a broad range of subjects. Inviting young activists from countries with different levels of democracy, ranging from EU states to countries still struggling for free elections, allows to develop a sense of solidarity and mutual understanding.
Civic Academy at the XIII World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates is a series of designated workshops, get-togethers and cultural activities targeting students, young professionals, human rights activists and emerging entrepreneurs from variety of backgrounds and countries.
Workshop partners include:
Albert Schweitzer Institute, American Friends Service Committee, EMMA Peace Foundation, Feed the Hungry Foundation, FW de Klerk Foundation, International Peace Bureau, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, Mazda, Peace and Sport, Reporters Without Borders, Students for Free Tibet, The Hunger Project, Yunus Centre