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November 17, 2016 | News

Soliya was mentioned in AFS' article on study abroad, citing our virtual exchange programming as an effective medium of leveraging technology to create inclusive and meaningful intercultural connections. Read here.

 

October 28, 2016 | Story

Soliya Partnerships & Outreach Manager Ayca Ariyoruk delivered a presentation and facilitated a discussion with fellows from the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations about virtual exchange in relation to current events and identity politics.

October 27, 2016 | News

In a letter to the editor of the Financial Times, Soliya CEO Waidehi Gokhale appeals to leaders of big technology companies to invest in education as a proactive method of countering the spread of hateful ideologies on the internet. Read here.

October 24, 2016 | Story

Soliya CEO Waidehi Gokhale (second from right) attended the Euro-Mediterranean Forum of the Anna Lindh Foundation, where she spoke on a panel about the unique role of virtual exchange in increasing opportunities for meaningful cross-cultural learning among young people. Hosted in Malta, the event involved representatives across 42 countries from the field of intercultural dialogue, making it the largest-ever convening focused on the power of civil society in addressing regional challenges.