WAGGGS Global Advocacy Champion November 2023 -October 2024

Volunteer  Engagement Team
Volunteer Engagement Team

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS EXTENDED UNTIL 11 NOVEMBER

We are recruiting for our 2024 Global Advocacy Champions network. This group of young women will represent WAGGGS and their national Girl Guiding or Girl Scouting externally, at events such as the 68th Commission on the Status of Women.

 

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Any Girl Guide or Girl Scout between the ages of 18 and 30 can apply to join the Global Advocacy Champions network. Global Advocacy Champions are selected for their commitment to gender equality, their involvement in Girl Guiding and Girl Scouting and their ability to lead, challenge and create a ripple effect.

Global Advocacy Champions have exciting opportunities for personal growth and development and to influence those in positions of power.

A huge thank you to the individuals who are part of the Olave Baden-Powell Society. This year they generously gave to ensure young women from the Movement can represent WAGGGS at the 68th CSW 2024. 

HOW TO APPLY

1/ Read the selection criteria, opportunities and responsibilities of WAGGGS Advocacy Champions in the Terms of Reference below.

2/ Gain support from your Member Organisation (a representative will need to validate your application) - see instructions for how to do this 

Please allow plenty of time for your Member Organisation to endorse you as a volunteer before you move onto step 3

3/ Download and complete the Advocacy Champions Application Form available below(submissions accepted in English only)

4/ Submit your completed form to [email protected] by Saturday 11 November 2023 at the latest, earlier submissions are encouraged

If you would like further information about the Advocacy Champions, please email us.

CSW

68TH COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN

The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global policy-making body dedicated exclusively to gender equality and the advancement of women. Every year, representatives of UN Member States gather at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. WAGGGS Advocacy Champions will be representing the voices of 8 million girls and young women at CSW68 in March 2024.

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