Excellent Accountability advocate Opportunity for 18-28year Olds representing youth led CBOs

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In partnership with Plan UK, African Monitor and YES Ghana, Restless Development is launching the Accountability Advocates Project, co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. The project will be implemented from April 2015 to June 2016.

Aim of the project.
1. To build the capacity of youth-led community-based organizations (CBOs) to hold governments’ accountability effectively.
2. To demonstrate how young people can lead and partner with others in the monitoring of the SDGs.
3. To promote the exchange of good practice, and foster increased sectoral coordination and North-South cooperation.

Who are we looking for?
A group of 20 dedicated, connected and knowledgeable young experts (aged 18-28) representing youth-led CBOs in Ghana, Tanzania, Zambia, Uganda, Kenya, Nigeria, Bulgaria, South-Africa, Malawi,, United, Kingdom ,Finland, Romania.

The program.
Between May 2015 and June 2016, the 20 selected Accountability Advocates will be trained and mentored to design and implement a national monitoring framework. Together with a national alliance of young people, peer organisations and other youth partners, they will learn how to hold their government accountable in implementing the new Sustainable Development Goals.

For full details on the application process and eligibility requirements, please check here
For any questions regarding the project or application please contact rach@restlessdevelopment.org

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