Impact Report

Highlights from the 2017 Global 4-H Network Summit

It’s impossible to measure the full impact of these four incredible days which brought together over 450 amazing 4-Hers from around the world. The relationships and friendships which were created will last a lifetime and momentum from the Global 4-H Network Summit is just getting started!

454 volunteer leaders, professionals and youth from 4-H programs in 27 countries attended the 2017 Global 4-H Network Summit.

“Oh science in the kitchen AM was awesome and I hope to use this program as well as our own provincial program to deliver to a club next year.” - 2017 Global Summit Delegate

"You don't have to be scared of STEM"
- Youth Delegate

92% of delegates intend to remain in contact with the delegates they met at the Global 4-H Network Summit.

253 volunteer leaders and professionals connected over best practices to foster positive youth development and grow 4-H.

"It was the highlight of my 4-H career, and I have gained so much knowledge that I can share at home." - 2017 Global Summit Delegate

Youth were central to the organization & program which included 179 youth delegates & 32 youth presenters.

4.5 million media impressions. MORE

Delegates were inspired by 87 presenters who delivered 115 workshops and 5 inspirational keynotes.

4-H Canada launched 4-H LEARNS - the learning institute for global 4-H leaders and professionals. This online platform connects 4-H leaders around the world with resources, tools and each other to support the growth of the 4-H network. MORE

89% of delegates agree there is a role for 4-H to play in achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals .

“The opportunities expo was a huge highlight for me. I was given the chance to interact with so many incredible organizations that understand the benefits to the 4-H program.” - 2017 Global Summit Delegate MORE