Application Due Date: Might 20,2019
The Work Environment of Citizen Exchanges, Youth Programs Department, of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, has really exposed an open rivals for the FY 2019 Pan Africa Youth Management Program, an exchange program for African high school students and adult instructors.
The Pan Africa Youth Management Program directly supports the U.S. diplomacy goal of youth empowerment and development by preparing exchange people with the understanding and capabilities to wind up being active and liable members of their areas. The program utilizes secondary school youth (ages 15-18) and a little variety of adult instructors from countries in Sub-Saharan Africa the possibility to participate in comprehensive, thematic exchanges in the United States focused on civic education, social work, and youth management development.
The program goals are to:.
Promote mutual understanding in between people of the United States and people of Sub Saharan Africa.
Prepare African youth leaders to wind up being liable individuals and contributing members of their areas.
Foster relationships among African and American youth from different ethnic, spiritual, and across the country groups.
The program objectives are for people to:.
Program a far better understanding of the parts of a participatory democracy as practiced in the United States.
Show crucial thinking, analytical, and management capabilities.
Show capability at developing job principles and preparing a technique to bring follow-on tasks to satisfaction.
The primary program designs are kept in mind listed below:.
Civic Education (resident participation, grassroots democracy and standard of law).
Social work (social/corporate task, volunteerism, and philanthropy).
Youth Management Development (group structure, public speaking, settlement, setting objective, and job preparation).
U.S. embassies in the participating countries will work with, screen,. and select the people and ECA will make the last choices.The award recipient will not be connected with private option. The.last list( s) of people will be sent to the recipient previous to the.start of the exchanges. It is anticipated that a minimum of 3. people will be selected from each participating country noted.below, though last numbers will rely on post interest and other.elements.
The youth people will be high school students aged 15 to18 years of ages at the start of the exchange who have really revealed management.capacity through scholastic work, area involvement, and.after-school activities. Each exchange delegation will similarly consist of.adult people who are trainers, physical fitness trainers, or area leaders who.deal with youth. They will have the function of exchange person,. chaperone, and post-exchange coach. While each delegation should.consist of one adult private per country represented, there may be.situations where an adult coach is not present from every nation.represented in the exchange.
People selected for the English language exchanges will have.enough English language performance to get included absolutely in.interactions with their host homes and their peers and in instructional.activities. The Francophone people will not be required to have.English performance; because of that prospects require to provide French-language. programs and/or French language analysis for these exchanges.In addition, the award recipient requirements to put these people in host.households where a minimum of one member speaks French.
Getting included countries may include: Angola, Benin, Botswana,. Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Democratic Republic.of the Congo (DRC), Djibouti, Cote d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia,. Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania,. Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of Congo,. Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan,. Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, The Gambia, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and.Zimbabwe.
The Bureau reserves the right to consist of or eliminate countries from this.list need to conditions modify in the partner country or if other.nations are identified as Department issues.
For More Information:.
See the Authorities Site of the 2019 Pan Africa Youth Management Program.
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