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MY World 2030 Asia-Pacific Advocacy Programme for Young Leaders

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted July 15, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on July 18, 2019
MY World 2030 Asia-Pacific Advocacy Programme logo
MY World 2030 Asia-Pacific Advocacy Programme logo

MY World 2030 Asia-Pacific Advocates Programme:
1. is a series of comprehensive advocacy activities led by the UNDP Bangkok Regional Hub, UNV Asia-Pacific and UN SDG Action Campaign aiming to advocate for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and promote citizen engagement and data collection activities among young people across the Asia-Pacific region
2. is a community-driven initiative designed for volunteers to raise awareness, build ownership among the general public, NGOs, private sector and local governments, and act on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
3. runs from August 2019-January 2020 (6 months).

Applicants must:
a) be between 18 and 35 years old
b) be a national resident of Asia-Pacific countries
c) be passionate about the SDGs and believe in a world where people can shape their own future
d) possess good organizational and communication skills
e) be available and willing to work at least 6-8 hours a week for the duration of the programme.

Utilize This Offer

A group of talented young leaders will be selected to join the Advocacy Programme and will have the opportunity to work as MY World 2030 Advocates and become agents of change in their community, city, region and country.
Applicants can apply online via this website:

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Karen QuiƱones-Axalan
Jul 15, 2019
Jul 15, 2019

Thank you for sharing, Ana!

Jul 16, 2019
Jul 16, 2019

Go for it Karen! All the best!
And thank you Ana for posting!

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 12, 2019
Aug 12, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply;
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and use its filters (right upper corner) to find what really suits you.
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others.
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests - tell these stories too. They will enlighten and inspire the sisterhood.