Become a Delegate for the 2016 G(irls) 20 Summit for Women, China (Fully Funded)

Logo_ChinaThe 2016 G(irls)20 Summit will be held in China next August. A delegate from each G20 country, as well as the African & European Union, Pakistan, Afghanistan & MENA region, will be selected to represent their country.
All applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Female, between the ages of 18-23 (at the time of Summit);
  • Lives in and holds citizenship in a G20 member country, Afghanistan, Pakistan, the African or European Unions, or the MENA region;
  • Is proficient in the English language for all verbal and written communications;
  • Has or can obtain a valid passport and visa for travel no later than April 31, 2016
  • Has an interest in the economic advancement of girls and women;
  • Will commit to launching a post-Summit initiative/project in her own community;
  • Has parental or guardian permission to travel to China and to fully participate in the summit for the duration of the Summit (This may require absence from school); and,
  • Will provide consent to appear in any and all media.

 
Benefits

  • Summit learning materials and supplies;
  • Return economy air travel arrangements, from the closest international airport to the delegate’s home to China;
  • Accommodations while in China (in transit accommodations to be covered by the delegate);
  • Meals – breakfast, lunch, dinner and refreshments each day;
  • All ground transportation while in China.

 
Timeline:

  • Deadline to submit complete applications: January 15th, 2016, Midnight (EST);
  • Applications will be reviewed by the G(irls)20 Global Advisory & Partners;
  • Two finalists from each country will be selected and contacted by mid February, 2016.Phone interviews will be held shortly thereafter (only those selected for an interview will be contacted); and,
  • G(irls)20 2016 Final Delegates will be announced March 8th, 2016 on the occasion of International Women’s Day.

For more Information and how to apply, please click here

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