31 October 2018.
Youth for Wildlife Conservation Forum.
Here is your chance to join Y4WC in the first youth-led forum, centered on finding solutions to wildlife conservation issues, empowering early-career conservationists in international policy-making, and developing the skills and networks of future conservation leaders. Taking place prior to and during the 18th gathering of the world’s biggest conservation policy-making convention, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (or CITES CoP18 in short) in Colombo, Sri Lanka (20th-28th May, 2019).
Y4WC aims to fully engage and empower early-career wildlife conservationists in the CITES processes, and catalyze a new generation of wildlife conservation leaders committed to effective policy and management of wildlife that translates to practical, grassroot conservation efforts on the ground. Together we will contribute to the long-term conservation of wildlife worldwide.
We will gather a group ofyoung conservationists from diverse backgrounds, aged between 18 and 30 to attend thein-person forum and CITES CoP, and engage the wider Y4WC network via an online forum experience. There are many ways to protect and conserve wildlife, just tell us what makes you committed to wildlife protection and conservation!
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- Wildlife Conservation
ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.
20th-28th May, 2019.
- Be between 18 and 30 years old on the 19th of May 2019.
- Be able to commit to travel to Sri Lanka from the 19th-29th of May 2019.
- Be able to understand and speak English (fluency is not required; however, the forum will be conducted in English and participants are expected to be comfortable in the language).
- Be a member of Y4WC: it’s free to become a member and only takes a minute.
- Travel and participation costs are covered by Y4WC.
First Step: Complete application HERE.
You may attach a separate page but you must adhere to the maximum word limits for each question.
Second Step: Secure a letter of recommendation from a professional or community reference who is associated and/or familiar with your studies and/or work.
Third Step: Include a photo of yourself then Send it.
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This Scholarship Published by:
” Esraa Abdullzaher/ Egypt “
Reviewed by” Nashwa Attallah/ Egypt ”
MARJ3 Scholarships team