Participate: African Union Commission 2nd Pan Africa Youth Forum 2019 at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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Participate: African Union Commission 2nd Pan Africa Youth Forum 2019 at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Participate: African Union Commission 2nd Pan Africa Youth Forum 2019 at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Participate: African Union Commission 2nd Pan Africa Youth Forum 2019 at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The African Union Commission is hosting the 2nd Pan Africa Youth Forum under the theme “African Youth Unite for Action – Bridging the Gap & Reaching out to Young Africans

Application Deadline: 2nd March 12:01 am East African Time

The event will create spaces for youth to co-create solutions in these key areas which will contribute to the implementation of the initiative in the next couple of years.

Eligibility Requirements:

Participants will include youth experts from member states, civil societies and/or youth networks. Women, refugees/displaced persons, and persons living with a disability are strongly encouraged to apply.

• Do you have experience or expertise in one or more of the thematic areas?
• Are you a citizen of an AU Member State with a valid passport?
• Are you between the ages of 15-35?
• Can you communicate in one or more of the AU official languages (English, French, Portuguese, and Arabic)?
• Are you passionate about Africa’s development and have taken steps to contribute to achieve the Africa We Want?
• Are you committed to long-term engagement to drive the initiative in your own spaces?

Benefits:

You will be part of a life-changing engagement of networking, learning, and creating long-term solutions to youth issues with other young leaders like yourself, and in partnership with the African Union Commission and its development partners. You will meaningfully contribute to the development trajectory of young people on the continent for years to come.

The programme is broadly consists thus:
• Capacity Building sessions (15 virtual hours) – One week to the forum
• Pan African Youth Assembly – Day 1 (”under the hashtag of #AfrikaYouthUnite)
• Thematic Co-Creation Summit – Day 2 & 3
• Commitment Summit by youth development stakeholders – Day 4
• Marketplace on best practices in Africa in the key priority youth areas – Days 1 – 4

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the 2nd Pan Africa Youth Forum 2019

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