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KBS Global Citizenship Programme 2022

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Time: 10.00am - 3.00pm
Price: free

KBS Global Citizenship Programme 2022


Note: the MS Teams link will be sent to those who are booked on the day before the event.

In March 2021 Kingston Business School (KBS) launched the Global Citizenship Programme to address the needs of growing socially driven student community and help to tackle some of the major global challenges.

The programme aims to help participants around the world to develop skills for global citizenship and empower them to create a positive impact in their lives, communities and businesses around the world. In 2021 KBS partnered with 8 universities around the world to deliver the programme supported by a diverse range of guest speakers, influencers, and social shifters; the Global Citizenship Programme welcomed over 170 participants. Join us this in March 2022 to see how you can make a real difference!

Aims of the programme

  • Help participants to tackle some of the major global challenges and develop an understanding on a range of global issues;
  • Support participants to engage in interdisciplinary learning experiences and develop skills for global citizenship while working on the sustainability simulation game in groups;
  • Help participants to discover how to apply skills they gain as a global citizen in their future career

Partners on board

  • Social Shifters
  • NatWest Business Builder Programme
  • International Network of Universities

Speakers include

  • Peter Ptashko, Founder and Director, Cambio Consultancy
  • Ankita Dwivedi, Founder and Director, FirstPlanit
  • Audley T Genus, Professor of Innovation and Sustainability, Associate Dean, Enterprise and Innovation
  • Isabel Rimanoczy, Convener PRME Working Group on the Sustainability Mindset, UN 
  • Katy Taylor, Chief Customer Officer at Southern Water
  • Jake Watson, Marketing Executive, Teemill 
  • Sharaf S. Rahman, Co-Founder & Director of Business Development and Corporate Partnership
    ReCyrcle Limited

What happens on the day

  • 10.00am – Welcome
  • 10.10am – Panel discussion
  • 11.00am to 11.30am – Find out about Social Shifters and Innovation Challenge
  • 11.45am to 2.00pm – Sustainability Simulation Game led by Dr. Ana Pedraz
  • 2.00pm to 2.30pm – Reflections and Feedback
  • 2.30pm to 3.00pm – Closing remarks and next steps


For further information about this event:

Contact: Dr Yuliana Topazly