The World Movement for Democracy is a global network of civil society activists, scholars, parliamentarians, thought leaders, journalists, and funders. Who are committed to advancing democracy. The Hurford Youth Fellowship Program seeks to build leadership skills. Also, harness the potential of young democracy activists from around the world. Through the Program, young activists spend three months at the World Movement’s Secretariat. Further, during which they expand their global connections, share experiences with other activists from democracy movements around the world. Also, contribute to the development of the World Movement for Democracy and the World Youth Movement for Democracy.
Moreover, Hurford Youth Fellows engage in strategic meetings; conduct research; and organize and lead presentations, online discussions, and information-sharing sessions on key democracy issues. Further, Upon the successful completion of each fellowship, the fellows serve as a regional/country focal point. Additionally, working with the Hurford Youth Fellowship Alumni Network to remain involved and take the lead in World Youth Movement activities.
Please Note: The Hurford Youth Fellows Program does not give scholarship funds or financial aids. The program is not an educational program offering academic courses leading toward a degree. In addition, it does not provide financial support to those seeking to complete professional training programs, attend conferences, or pursue internships at other organizations.