Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Location: WFUNA- NY, USA
WFUNA supports and encourages youth engagement and participation in the United Nations Associations and United Nations Youth Associations around the world through the WFUNA Youth Network. With this initiative, we want to highlight the contributions of thousands of young people to our organization and share their achievements with a wider audience. In commemoration of International Youth Day 2016, we will launch a yearly feature, the WFUNA Young Leader of the Year.
How does it work?
Every year, WFUNA sets a theme and calls for nominations for young people from the WFUNA Youth Network working within that theme. From the nominations, the WFUNA Secretary-General and WFUNA Youth Advisory Council select three young leaders to be interviewed. After each nominee is interviewed, a final candidate will be selected as the WFUNA Young Leader of the Year.
Who is an ideal WFUNA Young Leader of the Year?
A WFUNA Young Leader of the Year has to be able to inspire other youth looking to get involved in global issues. An ideal candidate shows:
In addition, the WFUNA Young Leader of the Year is:
What will I do as WFUNA Young Leader of the Year?
Apart from being able to state proudly that you have been selected as WFUNA Young Leader of 2016, you will:
If you know a young person working in one of the actions described above, fill out the WFUNA Young Leader of 2016 Form here.
Check our FAQ section.
If you have any questions send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org