Application Due Date: June 30 th 2019
In order to impart crucial proficiencies (i.e. compassion, empathy, mindfulness and crucial query) in worldwide youth to motivate, empower and allow them to change themselves and develop lasting peace in their neighborhoods, UNESCO MGIEP is arranging the very first World Youth Conference on Compassion in New Delhi, India on the style ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam: Gandhi for the Contemporary World: Commemorating the 150 th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’.
young leaders aged 18-35(since 1 August 2019), who are associated with the domains of education, Social and Psychological knowing, Education for Sustainable Advancement (ESD), Worldwide Citizenship Education (GCED), peace education, non-violence, youth engagement, policy impact, peace and dispute resolution and associated fields.
Date of Conference: August 20-23, 2019
Place: New Delhi, India
The very first World Youth Conference on Compassion -Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam: Gandhi for the Contemporary World is uniting100 carefully chosen young leaders, and specialists from around the globe to state
what motivation they might draw from Gandhi’s concepts to non-violently change their societies towards sustainable peace.
The very first year of the Conference exceptionally accompanies the 150 thbirth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. This is considerable as the pursuit of peace through the practice of fact, nonviolence, empathy and compassion is Gandhi’s present to the world.
The World Youth Congress on Compassion becomes part of the worldwide #KindnessMatterscampaign, which:
• Offers a platform to highlight the fantastic and transformative acts of compassion done by youths throughout the world and commemorates youths who are altering the story: one story at a time
• Develops a favorable discourse around Compassion where every act of compassion matters, and demonstrates how it can make a distinction to the accomplishment of SDGs.
Restricted variety of candidates will get travel sponsorship, with unique choice provided to applications from establishing nations. UNESCO MGIEP will offer roundtrip air tickets in between the individuals’ closest airport and Brand-new Delhi, India in addition to lodging and meals.
Please keep in mind that individuals are accountable for their domestic transport, visa application and tourist’s insurance coverage. If you can cover your roundtrip airlines tickets, please inspect package in the application. Lodging and meals will be offered to all chosen individuals
• Age: 18 to 35 years as on August 1, 2016
• Compassion story: an effective compassion story on SDGs
• Location of know-how: dealing with SDGs, specifically SDG 4.7, education, social and psychological knowing, ESD, GCED, peace education, non-violence, youth engagement, policy impact, peace and dispute resolution and associated fields and have the ability to reveal proof of accomplishments
• Demonstrate: previous experience of taking part in policy engagement, social action jobs, ingenious education jobs and projects, and an interest in peace structure, nonviolence and SDGs, either in youth, neighborhood or work environment settings.
• Active: should be actively/currently associated with the ‘location of profession/expertise noted in bullet pt. 3
• Available: should be readily available for active and appealing online conversation beginning June 10, 2019 and to do an online course on SEL from July 10, 2019
• Influential: Extremely prominent and able to set in motion grassroots youth and neighborhood stakeholders in hundreds for acts of compassion. The choice to be part of the 100, and most significantly, the high level panel speakers will be on the basis of just how much a candidate has actually set in motion fellow youth in his/her neighborhood
• Variety: Geographic, gender, age, and sector variety will be thought about
You will require to share the following info as part of the application procedure, so please keep at hand:
• Your contact information and individual info
• A 3-minute video discussing why we ought to select you! Please submit this as a personal video to YouTube and share the personal relate to us in the applicationform
• REQUEST the Conference with this LINK: https://unesco-mgiep.typeform.com/to/mGIvKH
• Effective and not successful candidates will be notified of the choice results by means of e-mail in very first week of July 2019
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