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Empower Change: Join UNICEF’s Young People’s Action Team in East Asia and Pacific!

UNICEF East Asia and Pacific invites passionate young leaders to step up and make a difference in the region! If you’re between 15-24 years old, committed to advocating for youth rights, and eager to drive positive change, seize the opportunity to join the Young People’s Action Team (YPAT). This program offers a platform to actively participate in shaping UNICEF’s regional programs and campaigns. Read on to discover how you can be a part of this impactful initiative.

About YPAT: UNICEF East Asia and Pacific’s Young People’s Action Team (YPAT) is dedicated to ensuring that young voices play a vital role in the planning, execution, and monitoring of UNICEF’s regional initiatives. YPAT members engage in global events, peer networking, and mentorship programs, providing a unique chance to develop leadership skills. If you are driven to tackle social issues, this is your opportunity to be a catalyst for change.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Young people aged 15-24 from across East Asia and the Pacific
  • Passion for children’s and young people’s rights
  • Experience in organizing or leading social impact initiatives
  • Ability to commit 8-10 hours/month for one year to virtual and/or in-person meetings

Focus Areas:

  • Health and Nutrition
  • Skills and Transition to Decent Work
  • Violence against Children and Harmful Practices
  • Participation and Civic Engagement
  • Environment and Climate Change
  • Mental Health and Psychosocial Support
  • Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Emergency Response
  • Gender Equality

How to Apply: Don’t miss your chance to be part of the change! Apply by November 27, 2023. Click here to find out more and submit your application.

Deadline: Monday, November 27th, 11:59 pm Bangkok, Thailand time.