Are you interested in climate change mitigation? Conservation? Food security? Or Biodiversity?
Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) and Youth in Landscapes Initiative (YIL) along with other networks/initiatives have co-convened to form the #GenerationRestoration Youth Hub to join efforts in support of the UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration. Have we peaked your interest yet? There's more....
We are looking to appoint a YPARDian to represent us in the #GenerationRestoration Youth Hub! You'll have the opportunity to collaborate with other youth to:
- Strengthen the connective tissue among youth networks
- Build upon and strengthen existing youth-led advocacy efforts
- Share capacity building opportunities for youth-led restoration efforts
- Communicate the impact and importance of youth-led and youth-focused restoration action
- Accelerate the global youth movement for ecosystem restoration
Build and support innovative education and learning opportunities on ecosystem restoration, including but not limited to ecopreneurship nature-based solutions and advocacy
What will be expected of you?
This volunteer position does require time commitment as you'll be expected to attend 3-4 quarterly meetings in a year and to be in close communication with YPARD's Global Coordinating Unit through your involvement in YPARD's Policy & Advocacy Working Group. This volunteer position is for a one year appointment.
Please note if your application is incomplete we will not consider you for the position. This opportunity is exclusively for YPARD members.