Deadline: November 28, 2022 by midnight EST.
CCGSD and Oxfam Canada will convene younger SRHR activists from throughout Canada to achieve abilities associated to offering, educating, and advocating for CSE and SRHR of their communities. The Youth Summit is a free, three-day summit full of workshops, inspiring audio system, and breakout classes targeted on SRHR points and advocacy. Individuals will go away impressed, linked, educated and geared up with abilities to advocate for a constructive change beneath the broad umbrella of SRHR, together with an express concentrate on 2SLGBTQIA+ CSE.
Candidates from anyplace in Canada, excluding Quebec, aged 18 to 29, are welcome to use. Nevertheless, ten spots are particularly put aside for youth aged 18 to 25 who’re a part of the 2SLGBTQIA+ group from Ottawa, Toronto, Halifax, St. John’s, and Regina to take part extra meaningfully in conversations on CSE with CCGSD. Our overarching aim with these spots is to assist younger 2SLGBTQIA+ leaders by equipping them with the abilities and data to carry CSE into their group areas utilizing an intersectional feminist and anti-racist strategy to advocate for CSE, SRHR, and different 2SLGBTQ+-related points in political settings.
Youth will take part in interactive classes that construct their capability in CSE that addresses the wants of numerous populations. They may also learn to advocate for the wants of themselves and their communities, particularly round CSE and SRH, to decision-makers.
WhenFebruary 24-26, 2023
The placeOttawa, Ontario
HowThis coaching is freed from cost. Oxfam Canada and CCGSD will present contributors with coaching supplies to take advantage of the expertise. Oxfam Canada and CCGSD may also cowl the price of journey to Ottawa and lodging.
What You Will Be taughtUse Your Energy To Carry Up Communitiesby studying and training key advocacy instruments, creating data from the coaching offered by subject specialists and discovering new methods to assist create a simply world with out poverty and inequality, specializing in the significance of SRHR and CSE.
Strengthen The Ropes Of Solidaritythroughout the SRHR and CSE motion by sharing data, constructing ties with different activists from all throughout the nation and gaining necessary abilities collectively.
Construct The Capability To Encourageadvance your engagement and skill to extend your affect on problems with poverty, gender justice and inequality as they relate to SRHR and CSE.
Renew Your Advocacy Abilities And Informationon feminist and intersectional policymaking approaches from subject specialists.
Construct Your Information And Abilitieson SRHR and CSE and the way it intersects with different social justice points.
Apply For the Summit
Candidates have to be at the least 18 years of age and at present dwelling in Canada. Youth aged 18 to 29 in all provinces and territories, besides Quebec, are invited to use. There are ten spots particularly for youth aged 18 to 25 who’re a part of the 2SLGBTQIA+ group from Ottawa, Toronto, Halifax, St. John’s, and Regina with curiosity in CSE.
When you’re a group activist, chief or particular person captivated with SRHR, CSE, ending the injustice of poverty, standing up for the rights of ladies and gender-diverse peoples, and looking for extra methods to deepen your abilities, you must completely apply.
We worth and encourage range and welcome functions from historically underrepresented teams like girls and gender-diverse folks, racialized folks, Indigenous Peoples, non-heteronormative identities or folks with disabilities.
The appliance course of takes about half-hour, with some further time to submit a artistic undertaking in addition to a private reference. You’ll have the ability to save your progress as you go.
For extra Data: Go to the web site for Oxfam Canada X Canadian Centre For Gender And Sexual Variety Youth Summit