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

Launched today at the “Unlock the Future” high-level virtual event at the 76th Session of the UN General Assembly, the Global Youth Mobilization and other youth-focused international organisations are proud to launch an exciting new declaration. The ‘Unlock Declaration’ launches a new coalition which will focus on the needs of next and future generations within the international system and highlights the need to prioritize the inputs and perspectives of young people, in order to determine their own futures.
At a time when young people face a series of emergencies they did not cause, how can the world come together to listen to their voices, respond to their demands, and work with them as designers of their futures? In the week that global leaders gather for the opening of the UN General Assembly, this high-level virtual event marks the beginning of the coalition for young people and future generations.
The Global Youth Mobilization and its Big 6 youth development partners welcome the publication of an important report on the future of our planet. Our Common Agenda looks ahead to the next 25 years and represents the Secretary-General’s vision on the future of global cooperation and reinvigorating inclusive, networked, and effective multilateralism.