Young Leaders from MENA regions are invited to apply for the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Young Leaders Regional Training Program 2018/2019, eligible persons are invited to apply for this program.
Acknowledging the necessity to strengthen civic engagement and participation in the MENA region, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is launching a regional training program, designed for young adults from the Middle East and North Africa. The overall objective of the training program is to enhance the knowledge of a professional methodology for civic activism; strengthen the understanding of and the capacity for democratic participation of civil society; increase the CSO contribution to economic and social development processes as well as their role as mediator between citizens and state in terms of articulating interests and defending citizens’ rights. Moreover, the program aims at motivating young people to participate in the civic life and local development of their respective countries.
Type: Training, Workshop
Value of Award: 25 selected participants from seven countries will follow a unique program cycle throughout 2018 and 2019 comprising a series of four trainings to strengthen organizational and functional capabilities of CSOs. The program will furthermore focus on individual skill trainings such as communications and negotiation workshops. The training series will be finalized with a study trip to Germany.
Eligible Countries: Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Jordan, Palestine, Lebanon
To Be Taken At (Country): Tunis, Tunisia, Spain and Germany
- Citizen of the following MENA region countries: Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Jordan, Palestine, Lebanon
- Age: Between 20 and 30 years
- Active in a civil society organization or any other form of civic engagement
- Very good command of the English language
- Available to contribute to the entire program cycle 2018-2019.
How to Apply: Applications should not be submitted later than 15 December 2017 to Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung’s Regional Program South Mediterranean.
Application Deadline: 15th December 2017