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Active Citizenship

Active Citizenship

”Youth have ideas, promote them”.

Youth are active partners in the development process. Enabling them to translate their ideas into actions is our major task. Emphasizes on the civic awareness and civic issues, thus motivating and facilitating youth to act and take initiations and be informed on the issues of their concern.

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)

”Youth Health matters, break the barrier”.

We work with youth towards Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights sensitization through grass-root activities and advocacy. Provides awareness and greater involvement of young people in response to the issues related sexual and reproductive health and rights.

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are the global goals for sustainable development adopted by 193 member countries of United Nations on 2015, which envisions to shape up the world and make the world a better place to live in by 2030. YUWA is also working in awareness and implementation of SDGs solely and also in partnership.

Economic Initiation and innovation

Economic Initiation and innovation

”Self-employment is key to eradicate poverty”.

Promotes youth entrepreneurship and supports upcoming entrepreneurs towards self- sufficiency. We work with youth to foster their economic initiation and promote their innovation to help them become potential entrepreneurs.

Empowering youth
Strengthening involment

Call for Applications “Youth in Asia: Sharing Action towards SRH”

Programs

Call for Applications “Youth in Asia: Sharing Action towards SRH”

YUWA invites applications from ambitious, enthusiastic and committed candidates to become Youth SRH champion.

Youth in Asia: Sharing Action towards SRH program is an international exchange in-between Nepal and Cambodia. The duration of the program would be three months. The program will open space where participants will be enabled to learn and contribute to promoting SRHR through activities such as debate, action research, group discussion, workshop etc. The participants will not only learn about SRHR, but also the diverse cultures, leadership from this exchange program. The exchange program contributes to produce technical human resource and at the same time will strengthen the internal capacity of the organization to conduct effective SRHR program and its advocacy.

Key Responsibility of participants

The participants interested in this exchange program needed to fulfill and complete the following two key tasks:

1. Participants have to attend full exchange program by staying in Cambodia for 3 months starting approximately from mid-January to mid-April,2019. During this 3-month exchange program, the participants will organize and conduct three key activities in Cambodia which includes workshop, action research, develop SRHR papers and other activities as required and stated by the project coordinator.

2. When coming back from the 3-month exchange, the participants (volunteer) are required to be the volunteer at YUWA for 3 months starting approximately from mid-April to mid-July, 2019. During voluntary work, the participants are required to develop an action plan to organize such as training session of SRHR to other YUWA community Youth Networks and conduct the field visit to track learning and documentation of SRHR project, monthly meeting and other tasks required.

Selection Criteria

Youth interested in this exchange program has to fulfill with the following requirement as:

Should be a Nepalese citizen

Should be between the age of 16-25

Spend at least 6 months with the exchange program from approximately January to June 2019.

Education or experience related to public health (Sexual reproductive health and rights)

Bachelors graduate in social science or public health

Parents/Guardian filled in acceptance letter for the exchange program along with the citizenship

Willing to learn new things and sharing

Team work affiliation, good teamwork, leading groups, developing the plan of events or campaigns, the mutual network supporting, individual and group reflection, and be able to build good team spirit.

Good leadership, engage to take on the leadership role, management, presentation and communication skills Strong commitment to working with peer or groups and goal setting.

Timeframe

Call for applications released – 19th October 2018

Deadline for application submission – 27th October 2018

Interview of the candidates- 28th and 29th October 2018

Review of applications – 30th October 2018

Successful applicants will be informed by – 31st October 2018

Date of travel- End of December 2018

Date of return- Mid of April 2018

Action plan implementation in Nepal-May-July 2018

About Khmer Youth Association (KYA) (Cambodia)

Khmer Youth Association (KYA) is a humanitarian, non-political, non-governmental and non-partisan Cambodian youth organization founded in 1992. KYA is committed to working with and for youth for positive social change by improving and promoting youth participation on different social issues relevant to Cambodia. KYA strives towards an improved framework for respecting human rights, democracy, gender, health, and the empowerment of young people by the government and other stakeholders utilizing principles that encourage youth participation and recognize youth’s role and works. For more information log on to the link.

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