CALL FOR APPLICATION FOR GREEN ECONOMY MEMBERS AND PARTNERS
The National Youth Green Growth Secretariat(NY2GS) is multi-sectoral coordinated secretariat established to coordinate, research and implement programmes/projects that are tailored towards hastening the green economy transition process in Kenya; through capacity building, project implementation and knowledge sharing, for young people to understand the green economy concept for sustainable development. The secretariat members are drawn from state and non-state active members focused on young people’s socio-economic and environmental development towards sustainable future.
The secretariat, contributes to the transformation of the country through effective, innovative and results-oriented programs that subsequently achieves sustainable development in Kenya. The secretariat is guided by a Capacity Development and Implementation Plan (CDIP) 2016-2018 which helps in providing strategic direction, the implementation process and monitoring and evaluation mechanisms targeting the Green Economy Strategy and Implementation Plan (GESPI)
Through its green economy capacity and development strategy, the secretariat aims at raising awareness, training and mobilising 10 million young people to be green champions in various sectors of our society.
Call for Green Economy Members, Champions and partners
The NY2GS is calling for application for membership from young people of all carders in the society towards enhancing the sustainable development agenda and supporting the achievement of green economy in Kenya. With the objective of sharing information about environment, climate change, green economy and related subjects, the secretariat will offer various kinds of platforms for the members to benefit.
Members will be able to enjoy local and international exchange programmes, volunteer activities, ecosystem management programmes, Agribusiness and enterprise development trainings for the purpose of equipping the members with capacity to understand their areas of interests while mainstreaming green economy principles.
Also, members will benefit from attending green economy summits and conferences that are convened by the secretariat and her partners.
We have developed a platform for exchanging experiences, good practices and ideas that promotes environment and climate change mainstreaming.
The members will be able also to get certificates of participation in all of our activities to support in career development.
Call for Green Economy Coordinators and Ambassadors
The NY2GS is calling for application for Green Economy Coordinators, the coordinators will be members of the secretariat and will support the activities to the secretariat at various levels.
The Coordinator will work with the NY2GS Secretariat and its partners to support the planning and programme implementation. Their primary role will be to ensure young people’s participation in various thematic areas while mainstreaming the green economy in those areas.
Specific duties will include:
Increase youth participation in green economy policy and advocacy at their areas by coordinating and organising participatory forums and mainstreaming activities;
Support capacity-building and empowerment of youth to engage in environment and climate change interventions at policy and programmatic levels in your area;
Support structure and membership to the green economy partners group;
Improve partnership and collaboration by strengthening green economy activities and providing linkages
Increase visibility and outreach by promoting the network on social media and other online platforms in order to engage more youth in planned activities, while also increasing the green economy membership.