Call for Applications: DESPLAY Africa Season 8
This new decade is a decade in which there is a rising search for 21st century leadership and governance to mitigate our challenges and transform Africa, especially Nigeria into a world class nation. DESPLAY (Democracy Series for Participatory Learning and Actions by Youth) remains the leading and most consistent annual youth democracy academy within West Africa that has been equipping and raising young people on quality democracy culture, governance and development. Funded annually by the National Endowment for Democracy NED USA since 2005 and endorsed by the World Youth Movement for Democracy, we are very excited to once more open the Call for Application to interested youths across Africa to apply for the 8th Season of DESPLAY Africa.
Since inception, DESPLAY Africa enjoyed patronage from youth in Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia, Cameroon and South Africa. This is your turn to join a robust and growing community of young democrats.
What DESPLAY Season 8 Offers:
Admission Slots for ONLY 35 young people within Africa (especially from West and Central African Countries).
Three (3) Semesters/Workshops of 4 days each in a different state and region of Nigeria.
About 30 knowledge based sessions and focus group discussions and activities.
Opportunity to challenge and improve your personal leadership influence and impact.
Obtain a youth democracy and good governance engagement toolkit (Video and Handbook – FREE)
Opportunity to meet and engage with young democrats around the world.
10 day learning visit to an African country practising democracy.
Get a chance to run for Office of President of DESPLAY Republic Season 8 among others.
No one completes the DESPLAY Africa program and remains the same.
Eligibility: Young people from Nigeria and any other African country between the ages of 18 – 35 years.
Application Submission Closing Date: Sunday 11th November 2012.
DESPLAY Service Lines: +234 703 553 5876, +234 8098333348