Apply for your One World Week Mini-Grant

MIGRATION, the Sustainable Development Goals and YOUth!  

Application Round 2016

We are NOW taking applications for One World Week MINI-GRANTS! These grants are provided for activities and events related this year's One World Week theme which focuses on MIGRATION, the Sustainable Development Goals and YOUth!  

Grant applications of up to a maximum of €300 will be considered. The deadline for receipt of your application at NYCI offices is Friday 14th October. Applications will not be considered after this date. If you have arranged OWW training for after this deadline, you can still apply for a mini-grant in advance.

Application Form HERE 

Closing date: Friday October 14th 2016

 

One World Week:   November 12th – 20th 2016

Theme: Migration & the Sustainable Development Goals

The 17 Sustainable Development (Global) Goals will be used as a way of supporting learning about Migration (its causes and consequences; positives and negatives) and educating peers, colleagues, policy makers, politicians, and the public on key issues relating to Migration. In particular, focus will be on Goal 10 Inequality; Goal 1 & 2 Poverty and Hunger; Goal 16 Peace and Justice; and Goal 13 Climate Action.

In reporting on how you used your mini grant, your group should answer the following:

  1. If you were writing a manifesto for the world, what would be your groups 5 demands – to Government, to the UN, to your local community, school, youth organisation, other young people, politicians, policymakers, etc?
  2. Share with us, 1 or 2 key actions your group will take – as individuals and as a group.

  3. We will share/exhibit your manifestos at the YOUth Summit on Migration in Blackhall Place, Dublin on November 17th.

 

More Information:

Migration: http://www.youthdeved.ie/un-high-level-summit-refugees-and-migrants-september-19th-2016

The Sustainable Development Goals: http://www.youthdeved.ie/transforming-our-world-2030-agenda-sustainable-development and http://www.globalgoals.org/

 

Mini-grants for activities and events related to One World Week are now available from NYCI. Grant applications of up to a maximum of €300 will be considered. The deadline for receipt of your application at NYCI offices is Friday 14th October. Applications will not be considered after this date. If you have arranged OWW training for after this deadline, you can still apply for a mini-grant in advance.

 

And...don't forget to book YOUR PLACE at the YOUth Summit on Migration, November 17th.

Booking OPEN: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/youth-summit-on-migration-and-the-sustainable-development-goals-tickets-28329964687