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Call for the Voices of Youth Bloggers Internship

Publié 27 mai 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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This is your chance to be a Blogging Intern with Voices of Youth! Do you care about social and youth issues and want to have your voice heard? We are looking for 10 young people to blog on VOY at least once a week and participate in the online discussions. [Français/Español] How should I apply? Please fill out this application form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1flpdXyg1SGOx3ZEoLT_xtY1WDrnGY1BHxGNlhuD4RYs/viewform What do I need to qualify? - You sho...


Please introduce yourself (name, age, what you do, etc.): My name is Facundo Sutherland, I'm 18 years old. I'm from Rio Gallegos, a small town at the south end of South America, in Santa Cruz Province (Argentina) which is part of this beautiful region of the world, Patagonia. From childhood I grew up in a family that is actively involved in social issues of the community. My grandmother was provincial deputy and she led for a long time as the Municipal Council for Children and...


Who is behind one of the winning pieces of the Guardian Submission? Voices of Youth ran a contest where we asked you, "Why is it important for children & youth to have a voice in business?" The two winners had their submission published in The Guardian and UNICEF Business Sustainable Business Supplement. We invited Lia, one of the winners, to go Behind the Voices with us. Read her published article in The Guardian: http://bit.ly/1bnFMrJ Please introduce yourself (nam...


Behind the Voices- "Youth have a large tank of relevant and brilliant ideas"

Publié 6 janvier 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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Please introduce yourself (name, age, what you do, etc.): My name is Chima Frankline Madu. I am 25 years old, from a family of 11 which is made up of my mum, dad, four boys and five girls. I hail from Imo State but currently live in Abuja-FCT, Nigeria. My hobbies are learning and trying new things, adventures, spending quality time with children, family and friends, helping people, swimming, watching interesting movies, and playing TV games, just to mention a few. I graduated t...


Behind the Voices: "Keep living green"

Publié 19 décembre 2013 Avatar JulieVOY

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Please introduce yourself: I Am Cadmus Atake- Enade, an environmentalist from Nigeria. I am an ecoActor who believes in environmental advocacy and justice. I engage in campaigns for a sustainable future for generations to come. I believe in taking meaningful action and taking steps to sustain our ecosystem (environment) by educating children, youth and adults to live an environmentally, friendly life. I effectively harness and manage mother earth's natural resources through...


We are in Mali this week to meet Fatouma. She tells us about her commitment to women’s rights, how she got where she is now, as well as about the role of youth in the Malian presidential elections that were just concluded. My name is Fatouma Harber, I was born in Timbuktu, but I spent my childhood in Niger where I graduated from the Municipal High School of Niamey. I obtained my Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology at the University of Bamako, Faculty of Arts. Since 2007, I have...