ACTIVISM / POLITICS
ACTIVISM / POLITICS
Delegate and speaker for the NATO Youth Summit 2023 Washington DC-
I represented American youth and Hallmark USA the US branch of Hallmark International Youth Club at this summit. I got to participate in discussions about youth relations within the alliance , security, women’s rights and humanitarian aid. I was also a speaker at a panel discussion with officials from the US Department of State and US Department of Homeland Security. I discussed how diplomacy is involved in our everyday lives and how it affects every citizen, not just people who are in the diplomatic field. I also got to discuss the importance of diversity and multi-cuturalism, and how the proper understanding of different cultures can prevent conflict.
Home page: www.alexapascual.com
To watch the full discussion
United Nations Association USA - Delegate for the "Global Engagement Summit"
-I was able to negotiate with my youth counterparts and UN officials on how to better enhance the feminist foreign policy. I also took part in discussions on how we can contribute to international security and what our countries can do to support nations that are in crisis in terms of humanitarian aid, military and economic development. I was also able to take part in discussions ,on what we can do as an alliance to help Ukraine.
Hallmark International Youth Club-
Facilitator and Delegate for the HIYC International Development and Leadership Summit
Delegate for The World Bank Youth Summit
I was a delegate for The World Bank Youth Summit. I represented Hallmark International Youth Group and The United States of America. I was able to negotiate policy with my international counterparts on how to better women’s empowerment worldwide and what The World Bank and our governments can do to fund more women’s rights organizations. I also got the opportunity to talk about the importance of bettering the access for education for all youths, and to build more programs for a free education system. I also took part in discussions involving conflict and violence, and how our nations can help vulnerable countries and how we can increase military support
Delegate for the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development at the United Nations -
I was a youth delegate for the HLPF Summit and the Global Climate and SDG Conference. I got the chance to collaborate and negotiate with international advocates on the importance of increasing resources for women’s rights , climate finance and climate education. I also got to take part in meetings with International Ministers , UN Officials and Scholars on policy development for the UNGA and the SDG agenda.
Delegate for the UNGA (The United Nations General Assembly) -
I was a delegate for MGCY (Major Group for Children and Youth) and UNA-USA at the "UN General Assembly" where I got to interact with other youth delegates from around the world about the importance of human rights and on improving the SDG Agenda. I also got to take part in discussions with UN Officials and Foreign Ministers about the importance of youth involvement in preventing climate change, the improvement of human rights, peace and justice and infrastructure.
Speaker at the “International Youth Conference”-
I had a panel discussion with other young leaders about the importance of human rights and the improvement of the SDG Agenda. The conference was a UNGA side event that highlights the importance of youth leadership.
Ambassador for the "United To Beat Malaria" Campaign
-I am the ambassador for Indiana University and the 12th Congressional District of New York on the campaign on the prevention of malaria. I am currently collaborating and finding different solutions with my fellow ambassadors from across the United States, on preventing the spread of malaria. We are also in contacts with our member of congress we will be meeting them on March at capitol hill, to give out policies to prevent the disease from spreading.
The Atlantic Forum NATO- Political Writer for Foreign Affairs and International Security (2022)
-The Atlantic Forum seeks to educate and promote cooperation among youth in NATO Allied countries and EU Member countries. In an effort to create responsible future leaders who understand foreign policy and are committed to the values of the North Atlantic Treaty and the Euro-Atlantic Community at large.
-I wrote the article “Is China a threat to NATO?” (2022)
I talked about
-The alliance between Russia and China
-Disinformation in the Chinese government
- How China spreads disinformation to the west.
- How China is a threat to our national security and economic well being.
- EU trade relations with China.
-How we can prevent China from winning over the west
Youth Delegate for LCOY 2023 at Washington DC-
At the Local Conference of Youth which will be managed by “YOUNGO” (Youth and Children’s Constituency to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change) I will be able to participate in policy discussions with other young advocates from around the country, about the prevention of climate change. We will also be making policy reccomendations to the US delegation to COP 28 and the Biden-Harris administration. We will also be correlating policies on human rights with policies on climate change, in order to improve climate education across the United States for all Americans.
International Unity Movement-
I am the co-founder of International Unity Movement. My organization focuses more on women’s rights and support for refugees. I will be heading the US branch . I aim to showcase the importance of women’s representation in leadership and diversity in our society.
United Nations Association in Canada- Youth Member (2022)
I helped out all journalists and reporters in COP 15 Biodoversity Conference including CBC News,Radio Canada, The Guardian, BBC, CTV News, China Global TV, La Presse, Toronto Star etc.
-Digital Equity Program (Youth Mentor)
As a youth mentor I wrote the article "The Political Struggle of Afghan Women: An Ongoing Struggle. This article focuses on why gender equality is important and how it can improve a nation's economy. This article also educates the youth via social media on what is happening in other countries. My goal is to spread awareness of the importance of women's empowerment. To help empower the next generation and to help create future leaders.
-Volunteered for COP 15
-I assisted the media and all English Networks
-Helped World Leaders and Delegations at the summit during bilateral meetings.
Hallmark International Youth Club
-Facilitator for the HIYC Leadership and International Development
I was able to participate and discuss different issues on the struggles of development in different countries.
I was able to coordinate and share like minded ideas with other youths from around the world, on how to improve foreign policy.
Delegate for the “World Bank Youth Summit”at May,25, 2023 with Hallmark USA (our US branch) I will have the opportunity to collaborate and share like minded ideas with youth from around the world, on how to improve each nation’s foreign policy and development.
Advocate via social media through Instagram and Blogging- My Instagram username is alexadominique.8 (67K followers)
Plastic Free Fridays (Under the Center of International Environment Law) - Advocate
Young Liberals of Canada (2019- Present)
-I contributed in policy making which was distributed to Parliament.
-Volunteered for Cabinet Ministers and MP’s
I helped out in campaigns for
Hon. Marc Miller (Minister of Immigration)
Hon. Melanie Joly (Minister of Foreign Affairs)
Hon. Steven Guilbeault (Minister of Environment and Climate Change)
Hon. Justin Trudeau (Prime Minister of Canada)
Hon. Mary Ng (Minister of International Trade and Export Promotion)
Hon. Pablo Rodriguez (Minister of Heritage and Quebec Lieutenant)
Rachel Bendayan (Member of Parliament for Outremont)
Emmanuela Lambropoulos (Member of Parliament for Sainte-Laurent)
Young Professionals For Foreign Policy- Youth Member (2022)
Voice In Sport- Women Empowerment Activist (2022)
-I collaborated with female athletes from around the world to preach about women empowerment internationally and locally.
-I share how we handle women’s rights in North America and how our allies can adopt this strategy in their own country.
Advocate via social media to bring awareness to the youth.
I participate in meetings and seminars about how we can increase women’s rights in our government and the artistic and athletic industry.
Wrote the article “Women Empowerment in sports and arts.”
non-politics extracurricular activities
Montreal Completement Cirque | Contortion Aerialist
St. John's International CircusFest | Contortion Aerialist
Cirquantique Montreal | Contortion Aerialist
Le Nouvel An Chinois s'en vient à grands pas in "Place Des Arts" | Contortionist
Chinese Foundation Gala | Contortionist
Chinese Orchid Ball YCPA for Asian Heritage Month | Contortion Dancer
Hit The Floor National Dance Competition | Dancer
Reprezent Dance Competition Evenements Prima Danse | Dancer
I DANCE Competitor | Dancer
Women Empowerment Dance Project | Contortion Dancer
Featured in "Le Droit" newspaper and nominated for "Antoine- Desilets Awards in Daily Life Category" for contortion and dance. With photographer Patrick Woodbury.
Fresque Grotesque- STUDIOTELUS. Une production Grand Theatre De Quebec.
Member of The Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists "ACTRA" Toronto | Actress and Dancer
Asian Festival “ L’ete tous de les festivals” (2022)
La semaine des 4 Julie- Noovo
Breakfast Television Toronto- City TV
Masked Singer Canada - TVA
Dance Competitions (2020-2021)
IDANCE Dance Competition- Best technique Acrobatic Dance Category
Reprezent Dance Competition Événements Prima Dance- Dancer
Hit the Floor Dance Competition- Dancer (Acro Dance)
The View Dance Competition - High Gold (Acro Dance)
Indiana University Online - B.S. Political Science and Government
Marymount Manhattan College- International Relations , Theatre , Dance and Acting
House of Actors - Acting for Film and Television
La TOHU Circus Arts City- Trained by Cirque Du Soleil coaching staff
Acrobatics, Acting, Dance, Creative Writing, Singing, Song Writing, Public Speaking
Download Full Resume