Institutes for Natural Resource Managers (INRM)


The East-West Center, in partnership with the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and U.S. President's Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative, is developing a vibrant network of young leaders dedicated and equipped to create innovative and positive solutions for 21st century environmental challenges. Global participants gain leadership skills through the Institute's experiential learning methods and collaboration with U.S. leaders in government, business, research and civil society. Institutes begin in Honolulu, Hawaii and have included field studies to Maui and the Big Island of Hawaii; San Francisco Bay Area and Yosemite National Park, California; Boulder, Colorado; and Washington, D.C.

To see current and past curriculum, participant profiles, and home-country action plans
EWC Institutes for Natural Resource Managers YSEALI website

We were proud to host YSEALI Impact XL, an innovative YSEALI Regional Workshop with the mission to empower ASEAN impact entrepreneurs. This first-ever event held at Inle Lake, Myanmar from May 13 - 18, 2018 with funding from the U.S. Embassy Rangoon.
YSEALI Impact XL Website


Ms. Christina Monroe
Leadership Program Senior Manager
East-West Center
Tel. (808) 944-7645