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The newsletter for day two of the LEAD International Session 2011 can be downloaded here.

The second day in Ottawa saw participants engage in Skills Modules including Social Media and Leadership for Sustainable Development and Handwriting Analysis. There were Thematic Panel discussions on the four themes of the IS (Sustainable Business/Energy/Communities/Resources). Speakers included representatives from Shell, WWF and Stratos. The day finished with the cultural evening looking at the culture of the indigenous peoples of North America.