Join us as a Youth Panelist and help us select Local Solutions for funding!

Are you interested in supporting young people worldwide implement their solutions to challenges Covid-19 created in their communities?
This is your chance! Join us as a Youth Panelist – read on below to learn more about this volunteer position and apply here.

The role of the Youth Panels is to:
1)Review applications ahead of panel meetings against agreed criteria,
2)Discuss, debate and approve successful applications at Panel meetings,
3)Act as a sounding board for the development of the Local Solutions and GYM broader strategy.

All members must be between 14 and 30 years old and be able to review applications and join Panel meetings virtually every two months.

Read the full position description (click here).

The deadline for applications is 25 August 2021 – fill out this simple form (click here) and we will be in touch with you!

Latest news

“We (young people) are experts, we live the experience and through the Global Youth Mobilization we have seen the impact that has been brought by young people. Invest in young people with meaningful engagement!”, a clear call to action made by Global Youth Mobilization (GYM) Youth Board Representative, Helga Mutasingwa, at the opening ceremony of the 2022 World Health Summit on Sunday, 16 October in Berlin.
The Transforming Education Summit, which brought together world leaders to address the global education crises that was exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, concluded on 19 September 2022 in New York. The summit was an answer to the Our Common Agenda report, that calls for more inclusive and effective cooperation in response to arising global issues for the next 25 years. During the summit the Secretary General’ s Youth Envoy and youth activists presented the Youth Declaration that looks at the disproportionate impact of education inequity for students in low- and middle-income countries.