Sign up as a Future Africa Ambassador

Who are Future Africa Ambassadors?

The Future Africa Ambassadors is a network of passionate youth leaders across the continent who lead advocacy projects and campaign actively for the implementation of policies and agreements drafted at national, regional and continental levels.

Ambassadors are provided with an advocacy toolkit and supported to take action locally to sensitize local populations about active citizen engagement and collaboration to build functional democracies. Each year, Future Africa recruits and trains a cohort of ambassadors across the continent who join the network as part of a mission to have an active community of ambassadors in 100 African cities by 2023.

What support is available to Ambassadors?

As an Ambassador, you will have access to the following services:

  1. Certificate of Ambassadorship
  2. Access to a live database with details of other ambassadors
  3. Access to the Future Africa Advocacy Toolkit to enable you start taking action in your local community
  4. Access to a mentor with whom you can brainstorm project ideas
  5. Invitation to attend a series of webinars on skills building, leadership, entrepreneurship and African development
  6. Access to a wide network of pan-African project experts with experience in designing and implementing change projects. Each expert will volunteer as a potential collaborator bringing a variety of skills and country-specific perspectives from across Africa
  7. Opportunity to participate at workshops and conferences held in various African cities, through Future Africa

Who is eligible to be an Ambassador?

To be eligible to sign up as a Future Africa Ambassador, you should be:

  1. Between the ages of 18-30 years
  2. An African living in an African city or in the diaspora
  3. Already managing/ involved in a local/pan-African change project or have clear ideas about a project which you want to implement
  4. Keen to take action for political, economic and social change in your local community
  5. Willing to spread the word about Future Africa and our activities

Applications now open for the 2021 cohort of Ambassadors!

Applications are now open for the 2021 cohort of Ambassadors. Please complete the application form below before February 28th, 2021. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and accepted Ambassadors will be notified.

Should you have any questions, please contact us at ambassadors@futureafrica.net

Registration Form

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