Emerging Leaders of the Arab Region

About the event:

The World Youth Alliance Middle East has received a grant of 200,000 USD from the United Nations Democracy Fund for a project to train young leaders in five Arab countries. The project is entitled the Emerging Leaders of the Arab Region, with the objective to build the capacity of potential young Arab Leaders.

The project seeks to direct the energy and potential of youth in 5 Arab states towards constructively building free, just, and democratic societies. It will connect and build the capacities of 620 youths on the main topics of the project.

Throughout the 2 years, the project will consist of training of trainers, 2 Arab forums, 40 national workshops, and 80 community activities across the 5 countries: Lebanon, Jordan, UAE, Morocco and Tunisia.

The project is evolved around 3 main topics:

  • Human dignity and human rights
  •  Freedom and democracy
  • Civic engagement and leadership skills

Who can apply:

Any person who is

  • from Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco and Tunisia,
  • Aged between 19 and 29 years old.
  • Interested in community awareness activities.

Apply from here

For more information visit the website