New Voices Fellowship Global Youth Connect Description: Global Youth Connect, an international youth-led human rights organization, seeks candidates for a potential full-time 2-year fellowship sponsored by the Ford Foundation. The New Voices Fellow will be responsible for directing Global Youth Connect's program development and implementation. In particular, the Fellow will work on these specific programs currently in development: 1) a Human Rights Learning Community, to train and support young human rights defenders from around the world; 2) a Youth Activist Support Network, to provide on-going whole person support to young human rights and social justice activists; 3) a New Activism Initiative, to inspire and educate a new generation of human rights and social justice activists in the United States; and 4) International Youth Action Campaigns, solidarity campaigns in support of young human rights and social justice activists. Qualifications: Preferred candidates will have excellent written and oral communication skills; experience and/or interest in social justice, human rights, international development, conflict resolution, mediation, intercultural understanding, curriculum development, workshop facilitation and/or education; an experience with innovative teaching pedagogies. Familiarity with non-profits is helpful. A sense of humor is invaluable. Applicants must be US citizens or already approved to work in the US. Applicants must be willing to work from New York City. Salary: $33,000-$38,000 + mentoring program + stipend for professional development How to Apply: Fax or e-mail a resume and cover letter no later than January 21, 2000 to Jennifer Kloes, Executive Director at (520) 395-2090 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Interviews will be completed no later than January 27th as fellowship applications have a strict February 1st deadline. GLOBAL YOUTH CONNECT STRONGLY ENCOURAGES APPLICATIONS FROM PEOPLE OF COLOR, WOMEN, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, DIVERSE ETHNIC, RACIAL, RELIGIOUS AND SOCIOECONOMIC BACKGROUNDS, EDUCATIONAL AND WORK EXPERIENCES, GEOGRAPHIC AND NATIONAL ORIGINS AND SEXUAL ORIENTATIONS. *Please note new contact information below. GLOBAL YOUTH CONNECT - Acting together for compassion, human rights and responsibility Jennifer Kloes, Executive Director Global Youth Connect 83 MacDougal Street New York, NY 10012 tel: 212-533-5087 e-mail: email@example.com www.globalyouthconnect.org ======== Global Human Rights Education listserv ======== Send mail intended for the list to <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Archives of the list can be found at: http://www.hrea.org/lists/hr-education/ To subscribe to the list, send a message to <email@example.com>, with the following text in the message: subscribe hr-education To unsubscribe from the list, send a message to <firstname.lastname@example.org>, with the following text in the message: unsubscribe hr-education If you have problems (un)subscribing, contact <email@example.com>. *Por información en espanol, por favor contactar <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Pour assistance en francais, merci de contacter <email@example.com>. **You are welcome to reprint, copy, archive, quote or re-post this item, but please retain the original and listserv source.
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