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“8th Eastern European Academy for Social Democracy Program” (22 - 28 September 2019 in Germany) for Young Progressive Leaders - call for applications

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted July 19, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on July 27, 2019
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The Regional Office “Dialogue Eastern Europe” of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung invites applications for the 8th edition of the Eastern European Academy for Social Democracy. It will focus on the issue of gender and equality in the Eastern Partnership Region and Russia.

The organizers strive to promote a debate about the opportunities and challenges of equal rights based politics with a strong focus on political and economic participation.
Furthermore, the seminar is meant to include a discussion of the core elements of a proper social and family policy.

1. Citizenship of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Germany, Moldova, Russia or Ukraine
2. Between 25 and 35 years old
3. Fluency in English
4. Young leaders from progressive political parties or social democratic youth organizations; young members of Parliaments or city councils, junior government officials, and civic activists.

All costs related to the program will be covered by the organizers.

Utilize This Offer

Applicants must be available and willing to participate in an intensive 6-day-program of discussions with top experts, politicians, and activists of gender issues from Germany and Eastern Europe.

Deadline: July 28th at 6 pm Kyiv time.

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Jill Langhus
Jul 20, 2019
Jul 20, 2019

Thanks, Ana.

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 12, 2019
Aug 12, 2019

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