The CIVICUS Youth Action Team has launched the call for nominations for seven (7) Youth Action Team members to serve from 2019 to 2021.
The CIVICUS Youth Action Team is an established group of young members that provide strategic guidance on how youth participation issues can be better mainstreamed in CIVICUS’ programmes, and how CIVICUS can develop new activities with the Youth Working Group aimed specifically at strengthening youth participation in civil society.
Are you a young activist 30 years old or younger?
Are you engaged in your community through students associations, civil society organisations or community groups to promote a sustainable, peaceful and just world order and systemic change?
Do you belong to a network of young activists in your community, country or region in Europe, Africa, Asia or Middle East?
You feel confident in providing your perspectives and insights to the CIVICUS alliance on good practices to increase youth inclusion and champion meaningful youth participation across the alliance?
Are you eager and available to work with a virtual and multicultural team for the next 2 years, have access to an international network of activists in the global south and be part of a team steering an international community of over a thousand young activists?
Are you a CIVICUS voting member?
- Excellent interpersonal relations and demonstrated ability to work effectively in teams
- Punctual and dependable
- Fluent in UN languages (an asset but not a requirement)
- Good internet connectivity
- Passionate and creative!
Nominations are open until 11 November 2018 at 8:00 am GMT + 2 and can be submitted here.