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How We Can Shape the Future of Syria:
Recently, Jin In spoke at the Human Rights Defenders Forum, hosted by the Carter Foundation.
“What is needed now more than ever is leadership that steers us away from fear and fosters greater confidence in inherent goodness and ingenuity.” – President Jimmy Carter, The Carter Center
Jin’s quoted in this video as saying:
“I’m interested in seeing girls and young women as the most powerful force for change.”
“They didn’t get the memo that they couldn’t do it.
So they are truly breaking barriers and boundaries.”
“You can inspire young people today, whether they are in Syria or Afghanistan
that there is a Light at the end of the tunnel, that’s YOU.”