Video: Lana Abu-Hijleh & Youth Local Councils Win 2017 John P. McNulty Prize 

The McNulty Foundation announced Lana Abu-Hijleh and Youth Local Councils as the recipient of the tenth annual John P. McNulty Prize. Ms. Abu-Hijleh is being honored for pioneering a program that engages over 25,000 youth in the West Bank, and has expanded to Honduras and Ukraine. Through voluntary bodies of elected youth, the Youth Local Councils enable young people to practice leadership and good governance, receive hundreds of hours of training, and propose, plan and execute community projects. Watch the video below for a glimpse at the breakthrough work Lana and the Youth Local Councils do.