Afrika Youth Movement (AYM) is a pan-African, action-oriented, youth-led movement that strives for the participation, development and leadership of African youth to transform Africa and achieve their rights to peace, equality and social justice.
AYM is creating a continent that respects the rights of all its citizens. Through our work we promote the values that binds our continent; ubuntu, unity, self-determination, integrity and accountability.
Thanks to our Coordinators leading AYM Hubs on the ground all over Africa, our youth uprising is growing stronger every day and we want you with us every step of the way! We have Launched in Uganda, Ghana, Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
You Can Be Part of the Movement
What are the responsibilities of the Hub Coordinator:
*. Serve as representative of AYM within the country and be the contact point for AYM at the national level
*. Promote AYM values of pan-africanism and mission to place youth at the centre of national and regional discourse
*. Liaise with AYM Power Team in planning of promotional events
*. Undertake and promote activities in line with AYM’s vision
*. Map the youth activities and networks in your country
*. Organize youth convenings (at least 2 per year)
*. Mobilize 2,000 membership of youth organizations, groups and individual changemakers in your country every year
*. Identify local projects which AYM and the Hub can explore
*. Build partnership with in-country organisations
What are the benefits of being a Hub Coordinator:
* *. Be part of one of Africa’s largest youth-led pan-African movements, a wide community of solidarity and collective action
*. Skills related to event management, communication, professional networking etc.
*. Opportunity to work and connect with professionals, relevant institutions and young people in your country, while widening your personal and professional network
*. Certificate of recognition for the completed term of the representative role
*. Provision of 2 recommendation letters from AYM per year
*. Invitation to AYM Annual Retreat and Forum to present your Hub work and best practices with other youth
How to Kick off?
Youth empowerment, active participation, and leadership are key to Africa’s development. Creating AYM Hubs in every African country ensures a sustainable platform for the entire community to begin working toward youth empowerment and leadership. Is it time for your community to be a part of this movement? Hereʼs how.
Host an AYM Launch Hub
From Nairobi to Accra, our members are out in communities spreading the word about Afrika Youth Movement. Get creative about hosting your own event to Launch AYM Hub
To create AYM Hub is very simple, please Read the guidelines here https://goo.gl/NURjqh
Is this for you? then APPLY until December 10th, 2017
This is a voluntary position, we are not a funding organization but a community of African youth that use innovation to face Africa’s challenges
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