2015 World Youth Alliance Africa Internship Program Batch 3, Nairobi Kenya.

Application Deadline: July 3rd 2015
Internship Period : Sept 1-Dec 11, 2015

The World Youth Alliance (WYA) is looking for young people and leaders with a strong desire
to protect and promote human dignity while making a positive impact on so society. Successful interns have been proactive, self-driven, resourceful, detail-oriented, and humble individuals with a willingness to learn. If you possess these qualities, if you are looking to make a difference, apply today for the World Youth Alliance (WYA) Africa Internship Program.
This program takes place at the WYA Africa offices in Nairobi, Kenya.

The World Youth Alliance Internship Program provides opportunities for young people who are inspired by the ideas and work of the World Youth Alliance (WYA) to gain professional skills working on WYA’s projects and a substantive learning experience on WYA’s core ideas.

Projects are designed to enhance each student’s specific academic background and interests. Interns receive mentorship and training from WYA staff members.

The WYA Africa Internship Program is a 3-month volunteer opportunity for young people committed to fulfilling WYA’s mission through work with WYAs regional staff on projects related
to advocacy, education, or culture. Interns will report to the WYA Africa office in Nairobi, Kenya.
As an intern, you can be involved in the following:
1. Join an international youth organization that promotes human dignity
2. Learn about national, regional, and international policy-making that impacts development
3. Help implement WYA projects in advocacy, education or culture
4. Participate in WYA’s Track A Training discussions with young people from different parts of Africa
5. Challenge yourself and advance your skill sets and field of expertise

Eligibility

  • The internship program is open to university students, recent graduates, and young
    professionals. Ideal candidates possess a strong passion for the defense of human dignity.
  • WYA seek committed members with strong communication abilities and organizational skills.
  • Interns must also be able to motivate and inspire others
  • Ideal candidates possess a strong desire to protect and promote human dignity while making a positive impact on society.
  • Candidates must be proactive, self-driven, resourceful, detail-oriented, and humble individuals with a willingness to learn.

Benefits:

Introductory Training

Undergo WYA’s Certified Training Program (CTP) and learn about human rights philosophy and the dignity of the person.

b) Project Management

Work on projects suited to your interests and strengths under the supervision of WYA staff.

c) Network Building

Attend different events and meet new contacts as you represent WYA in various occasions.

Application Requirements:
1. Completed application form
2. Cover Letter
3. Resume or CV
4. Two letters of recommendation
5. Signed copy of the WYA charter (for new members)
Notification
  • You will receive a confirmation receipt via email within one week of the internship application deadline.
  • Incomplete application forms will not be processed. Selected applicants will be asked to interview.
  • Please send your application to [email protected]

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the World Youth Alliance Africa Internship Program

 

 

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  1. May the almighty God continue to extend you and your team borders with success, prosperity, and long life as you continue to seek opportunity for africans

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