Apply to Join Youth RISE’s International Working Group 2014

Apply to Join Youth RISE’s International Working Group 2014

Deadline: January 14, 2014

The application process to become a Youth RISE International Working Group Member is now open. At the end of each calendar year, Youth RISE brings together a new group of young harm reduction and drug policy activists, drug users and young people affected by drug policy from around the world to join our International Working Group (IWG). The IWG play a vital role in the work of Youth RISE delivering vital elements of organisations work to ensure Youth RISE is effectively representing young people who use drugs and that the organisation is communicating the needs of young people who use drugs from around the world.

The IWG members, along with the coordinators, take major decisions regarding work plans, advocacy, and strategic planning for the network. The IWG also provide regional representation, experience, guidance and support to Youth RISE enabling it to achieve its goals as well as helping develop the infrastructure needed for the sustainability of the Youth RISE network.

Eligibility and How to Apply

  • Youth RISE is entirely youth led, so you must be 28 years or younger in order to be eligible to apply for the IWG.
  • If you would like to be an IWG member for 2014, please read the the terms of reference carefully and see if the role is suited to you.

Please click the links below to download the Terms of Reference and the Application form

Kindly fill in and return the application form below to [email protected].  If you have any questions about the International Working Group, please email [email protected]

For more information and to apply, click here.