Global Youth Day Working Group Member
(Kawartha World Issues Centre)
|Contact||Rachelia Giardino, KWIC Youth Animator, Kawartha World Issues Centre (KWIC); Phone: 705-748-1680; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||* Youth 14 to 25 are invited to participate in a youth-led working group to plan and implement an annual local spring youth conference, Global Youth Day (GYD), held in Peterborough. |
* This one-day community-based youth event explores social and environmental justice issues through arts-based and skill building workshops.
* GYD is held in conjunction with Global Youth Service Days; the world's largest international celebration of youth volunteerism.
|More Info Link||kwic.info/GYD2014|
|Benefits||* Excellent opportunity to get connected with like-minded youth wanting to make a difference or to just get involved! |
* Work experience with an established not-for-profit organization; meet other youth working for local social and environmental justice.
|Clients||Youth aged 14 to 25 years|
|Ages||14 year(s) - 25 year(s)|
|Suitable for OSSD||Yes|
|Areas of Interest||Event Coordination & Support ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Youth Engagement ; Youth Services|
|Skills/Experience||Interest in social and/or environmental justice, creative arts, consensus decision-making.|
|Minimum Hours||3 / Month|
|Dates and Times||Dates and times to be determined by working group.|
|Seasons||Oct to May - The conference is usually held in Apr.|
|Number of Positions||Peterborough: 7 individual(s) |
7 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||* Hands-on training as the event is organized. |
* Opportunity to participate in other workshops, such as anti-oppression, consensus building etc.
|Police Check||Not Required|
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|Organization Name||Kawartha World Issues Centre|
|Address & Map|
1600 West Bank Dr, Environmental Sciences Centre, Room B101, East Bank
Peterborough, ON K9J 7B8
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|Mailing Address||PO Box 895 |
Peterborough, ON K9J 7A2