Applications are open for the UNFPA/UN Volunteers Young Innovators Fellowship Program 2022. The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) program and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) are calling for the third cohort of young professionals as part of the Young Innovators Fellowship Program for 2022.
The Young Innovators Fellowship Program provides young people (aged 18–26) from UNFPA-supported program countries. With the opportunity to engage in a structured eight-month program to drive innovation, creativity, and capacity development and to deliver concrete results in UNFPA.
The Fellowship Program provides an opportunity to bring 18 young professionals into UNFPA with a dedicated focus on both providing a youth perspective and driving innovation in UNFPA’s priority areas, including addressing unmet need for family planning, ending preventable maternal deaths, and ending violence against women and girls.
The Young Innovators will be engaged as National Youth UN Volunteers for a duration of eight months. At the beginning of the assignment, the Young Innovators will be invited to an online induction training organized by UNFPA. At the end of their assignment, they will attend a three-day capstone presentation session at the UNFPA headquarters. To share their experiences and achievements and to receive Young Innovators’ certificates. The travel arrangements are subject to the situation of the COVID-19 pandemic.
If you are a young person aged between 18 and 26, with a passion to make a difference in your country. Check out the available assignments below on the official link.
Lastly, It is important to visit the official website link found below to access the application form.
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Contact the organizer||https://www.unfpa.org/contact|