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Join the YEW Core-Team!

Are you between 18-35 years old and passionate about protecting your country and the world’s wetlands? Join us and put your skills into practice to help us build up the Youth Engaged in Wetlands initiative and network!

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated volunteers to join the Youth Engaged in Wetlands Core Team and to fill the following roles:

  • Africa Regional Representative (2)

  • Finance and Fundraising Lead (1)

  • Communications and Outreach Lead (1)

  • Network Lead (1)

  • Network Support Lead (1)

Please learn more about the positions and expected responsibilities through this document:

2022 YEW Role Description
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If any of these roles appeal to you, please apply by filling out the following Google Form. Applications are open until positions are filled:

What’s in it for you?

  • Make a difference! This is an exciting opportunity for the growing global youth network for wetlands! You can help youth have a continuous positive influence on wetlands! 😊

  • Knowledge! This is also an opportunity to understand the global policy-making sphere, see what the Ramsar Convention is all about and to support its global mission. You will learn more about wetlands and the amazing benefits they provide to the environment and people.

  • Experience! - Joining YEW is also a way for you to put into practice what you have been learning, build your CV and develop new skills in a friendly environment and within a multicultural and passionate team of young people and supporters.

  • Enlarge your professional network! This is a great opportunity to meet other young people as well as other professionals that feel passionate about wetlands and want to make a difference.

So if you are interested, wait no longer! We are eagerly waiting for your questions and messages 😊 Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions at!


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