Scholarships to attend the Menstrual Health Symposium for Eastern and Southern African residents
UNFPA and partners are to hold the first-ever, potentially life-changing meeting on managing menstrual health for women and girls in the East and Southern Africa region.
The Fund seeks to sponsor ten young people who are looking for a platform to showcase their creative solutions to menstrual health management challenges in the region at the Menstrual Health Management Symposium in Johannesburg, South Africa from 28 to 29 May.
In order to participate in the East and Southern Africa Menstrual Health Management Symposium, you must meet the following minimum requirements:
You must be aged between 18 to 35 years old.
You must be able to demonstrate work/volunteer experience on issues related to menstrual health and management as community leaders, social entrepreneurs or advocates.
You must have a valid passport.
You must be based in East and Southern Africa.
You must be available to travel to South Africa from 27 to 30 May 2018.
Note: Young people, especially adolescent girls and young women, working with youth-led organizations, movements, initiatives and networks are highly encouraged to apply.
Deadline: 10 April 2018