The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) has launched the Call for Applications for the 2019 edition of its Young Peacebuilders programme, aiming to tackle violent extremism by building inclusive societies with understanding and respect among cultural and religious communities.
- Are you between 18 and 25 years old? (born on or between December 16, 1993, and May 21, 2001)
- Are you a citizen of a MENA country (Algeria, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Iran (the Islamic Republic of), Israel, Iraq,
- Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, State of Palestine, Syrian Arab Republic,
- Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen) AND do you currently live in this region?
- Are you interested in taking part in an intercultural learning experience with other young people from MENA and improve your actions to promote peace?
- Are you part of a youth-led organization, network or initiative?
- Do you want to increase your ability to contribute to peace and social inclusion in your community, country, and region?
- Are you in the beginning stages of your involvement in this type of work and want to learn more?
If yes, apply now for a chance to be selected for a fully funded participation.
Deadline is 23 February 2019 11:59 PM Eastern Daylight Time (New York).