The Indonesian organizing committee is pleased to announce our call for applicants for the Indonesian delegation to the G8/G20 Youth Summits 2012, to be held in Washington, DC from June 3rd to 9th, 2012 at the George Washington University campus.
Indonesian participation in the G8/G20 Youth networks started in 2010, when five delegates represented Indonesia at the G8/G20 Youth summits in Vancouver, Canada. Indonesia sent another delegation to last year’s Paris summits and now we would like to invite you to become part of the growing network by applying to next year’s summit.
What are the G8/G20 Youth Summits 2012?
The G8 & G20 Youth Summits are the premier international youth conference that brings together young leaders representing the Group of Eight (G8) and Group of Twenty (G20) nations to facilitate discussions about the most pressing issues facing our world today.
Founded in 2006, the Summit organizers have adopted the format of G8 Summits to organize the paramount youth conference of its kind in the world. Unlike the Model United Nations, the G8 & G20 Youth Summits aims goes beyond merely replicating an existing institution and allow young leaders to directly voice their opinions and craft creative solutions to current world issues.
Who is eligible to apply?
- Indonesian citizen or foreign national having studied in Indonesia
- Between the ages of 18 to 30
- Currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student in a higher education institution (in Indonesia or abroad)
- Recent graduate from a higher education institution
- Excellent command of spoken and written English
- Head of State
- Minister of Finance
- Minister of Economy
- Minister of Environment
- Minister of Development
- Note: Applicants can select up to two ministerial positions to apply for in the first round.
WHAT is the application process like?
The first round involves simply filling out our application form and attaching your resume/CV! Visit http://g20-indonesia.blogspot.com/
for more information and detailed instructions. The deadline for the first round is December 14th, 2011