Call for Applications - Young Leaders Forum 2020

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) Tanzania announces the opening of applications for the annual Young Leaders Forum in 2020.

The Young Leaders Forum [YLF] is a multidisciplinary program on social, economic and political challenges at the national, continental and global level. The program provides the platform for active young minds and political activists to learn about, discuss and critically interrogate issues of social justice and democracy in the country and in sub-Saharan Africa at large.

Eligible candidates shall be between 21 and 35 years old, be holders of degree or the equivalent at the minimum, and be politically interested and active in civil society, political parties, or trade unions. Please send your application, consisting of a one page motivation letter and your CV in PDF format, to info(at)fes-tanzania.org, or submit a hard copy to FES office located along Mwai Kibaki Road latest by 12th February 2020 at 14.00 hours.  

In your motivation letter, kindly reference your personal voluntary engagement in society, how your participation in the YLF will help to nurture and expand this engagement and help to transform your organization. Furthermore, explain what you are expecting from the YLF and what you can contribute to its success.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Interviews for candidates based in Tanzania mainland will take place in Dar es Salaam on 26th February 2020 and for Zanzibar-based candidates in Unguja on 22nd February 2020.

Tanzania Office

P.O.Box 4472
6 Mwai Kibaki Road
Dar es Salaam

+255 (0) 22 2668575
+255 (0) 22 2668786


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