Youth Assembly Ambassadors in New York, United States
Application is now open for the 27th Youth Assembly Ambassadors in New York, United States. The talent, drive, and innovation of youth is key to achieving a better world. To provide a platform for forward-thinking young people to create a better future, the 27th Session of The Youth Assembly.
Are you an action-oriented youth between the age of 18-32 with a passion for the SDGs and making positive impacts in your community?
Then wait no more, sign up as a delegate for the 27th edition of the Youth Assembly in New York, which provides the opportunity to showcase your work and generate impact including through the AFS Award for Young Global Citizens (first place award $10,000 and two runners up $2,500); Outstanding Youth Delegate Award, an Action & Impact Hub as well as access to the Opportunities Exhibit.
Empowering Young Leaders to Address Global Challenges
The Youth Assembly is an action driven platform for any young person to lead sustainable development in their communities. Through discussions, skill-building workshops, networking, and ideation challenges, and with the support of experts and practitioners in the field, attendees will gain the resources they need to reshape the world.
The program will focus on urgent challenges and exciting potential for young people to take action, aligning with the United Nations Secretary General’s Report on Our Common Agenda:
- Youth: peace and politics, education and climate action
- Global Health: mental health and Covid-19, effects on marginalized populations
- Global Citizenship: leadership and resilience in today’s world
- Digital Cooperation and Inclusion: technology and artificial intelligence
Taking place from August 12 – 14, 2022 under the theme “Dare to Reshape the World”, the Youth Assembly aims to promote the talent, drive, and innovation of youth which is key to achieving a better world. Join us and contribute your quota towards reshaping the world!
- Youths between the ages of 18-32 years
- Possess strong leadership potential
- Have keen interest in global issues
- All countries are eligible
And to further enrich the Youth Assembly experience, immersive thematic packages are available for delegates to delve into the topics of International Affairs for participants interested in the work of international organizations and the United Nations, Changemaking with a certificate from the University of Pennsylvania, and Global Citizenship Education for young teachers globally.
Applicants who cannot pay for the program expenses are advised to seek for scholarships through local organizations and NGOs in their country or community.
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Early bird registration deadline is March 9th 2022
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Is your organization working in any of the thematic areas of this edition of the Youth Assembly? Then, apply as a program partner. Submit program proposals and join the assembly as partners. Apply here by February 28th; https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeE-jto5-vTso_Cz-bu4ZW_S4iwBT43voaq-abWdCDd8cSuPQ/viewform
You can also find here, a guide to fundraising to enable delegates raise funds for their participation at the Youth Assembly;
For more information visit the official webpage of Youth Assembly
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