“U” in our F_ture – Call for Application
Deadline : 5th January 2017
Youth Voices Count is a network of young gay men, young bisexual men and other young men who have sex with men and young transgender people in Asia and the Pacific region. Established in 2010 we are now present in 21 countries in the region with about 120 individual members.
In the past few year YVC has put a lot of effort in making changes and creating better environments put young gay men and young transgender people at the frontline of HIV response. Our members from across the regions has engaged themselves in many programs, conference and events to make sure our voices are heard loud and proud!
In 2017, to expand our advocacy and tackle more issues of young MSM and young Transgender people in the region, we really want to hear from you and need your contribution. Together with our members in YVC’s Core Working Group, we invite young people across the region, who want to be part of our advocacy journey, to join our Regional Youth Conversation 2017 to contribute to our journey in the next 3 years.
-Age from 18 – 27 by the time of meeting.
-Passionate and want to contribute to the betterment of young people in Asia and the Pacific
-Experience in working for MSM and transgender communities in Asia and the Pacific region is an advantage.
-Be able to communicate well in English.
-Having passport/visa or other travel documents and/or be able to obtain one by 20th January 2017.
-Work with professional and talented young people from across the region.
-Networking with expert and young leaders in development field.
-The selected candidates will join the meeting in Bangkok from 1st-3rd February, all costs will be covered by YVC.
How to Join ?
– If you are not yet a YVC member, complete and submit the application form. ( If you are already our member, please proceed to next step)
-Submit your CV and a letter of interest containing self introduction, why do you want to join this meeting and how do you plan to contribute to young people’s movement in the next 3 years. CV and a recommendation letter to be sent to : firstname.lastname@example.org .
-Wait for your confirmation and selection announcement.