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One champion program 2020 for emerging leaders call for Applications


Deadline: 20 Feb,2020    Next term Starts:: 26 May,2020



ONE is launching its Champions Program in Kenya and Ethiopia in 2020. This is a voluntary program where ONE will recruit, train, and support 30 emerging leaders between 18-35 years of age who will champion ONE’s work in Kenya and Ethiopia. ONE advocates and campaigns on education, health, agriculture and transparency as a means to fight poverty with focus on gender and youth.

ONE Champions will work with the direction and support of the ONE team to come up with innovative and exciting ways to engage policymakers to secure policy changes and public investments to address poverty in Ethiopia and Kenya.

This is a fantastic opportunity to impact your community, country and the world working with a highly-visible, mission-driven ONE supporters in an incredible, supportive environment. Champions will receive training on how to campaign, pressure decision-makers and engage the media. You will have the opportunity to attend ONE events and put your skills into practice in meetings with high-level decision makers.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • A clear commitment to integrity.
  • A commitment to stay engaged with the one throughout the year.
  • Passion for creating change.
  • Proven commitment to efforts to end poverty.
  • Interest in engaging policymakers on issues of relevance.

In this role, you will:

  • Develop analyses and write ups on key issues.
  • Help to plan and deliver campaigns actions, stunts and recruitment activities.
  • Partner with our team and create events and social plans.
  • Help one identify strategic media for maximum publicity.
  • Assist in the mobilization of members in Ethiopia and Kenya.
  • Raise ones profile in your community.
  • Keep one informed on key developments in their communities and development content.

Awards and Benefits

  • A fantastic opportunity to network and build long time connections with the world and other communities.
  • Training on grassroots campaigning and advocacy.
  • Gain experience on the practical side of campaigning.
  • Gain an opportunity to engage with policy makers.
  • Receive a one certificate of appreciation
  • Exposure and represent one at both local and international conferences.

How To Apply

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