Climate Leadership Fellowship
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Climate Leadership Fellowship
AUGUST, 2021 - OCTOBER 2021

Climate Leadership Fellowship

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THE FELLOWSHIP

Conference, Seminars & Events

Climate change impact is ravaging the world. In Nigeria, severe cases of drought and desertification is ravaging parts of the north leadeing to conflicts from lack of water. Agricultural yields have been heavily affected causing high poverty rate. Extreme flooding, disease spread through contaminated water is reported in the south.
 
The time is now to invest into a new generation of young leaders to lead change for climate action.
 
The Climate Leadership Fellowship initiated by Climate Smart Nigeria in partnership with Glow initiative for Economic Empowerment is designed to provide expert training on climate change advocacy and leadership to a new crop of young Nigerian leaders to build national climate resilience. The 12 week program will welcome and empower 50 leaders with expert training to lead change for climate action, in turn, the fellows will adopt schools and teach climate change across Nigeria. All fellows will receive a climate education toolkit and a certificate of climate leadership.
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<p>FELLOWS</p>
50

FELLOWS

<p>WEEKS OF SERVICE</p>
12

WEEKS OF SERVICE

<p>Expert Instructors</p>
4

Expert Instructors

SCHEDULE OF EVENT

List of Planned Events
That Are Expected

Launch

The first week will cover a program launch and induction of fellows

 
TRAINING

a work plan and goal setting training to enable fellows create a work plan and set a goal.

 

It will include sorting admin issues and preparing for the next month of training

 

Learning for the fellows by 4 climate change experts who will train on select topics per week.

 

Fellows will have a 4 week hands on part of their fellowship where they teach climate change in secondary schools.

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Benefits of the program

  • Receive expert training from globally renowned climate activists
  • Be trained as a climate change educator
  • Receive a Climate Change Education toolkit to teach in secondary schools
  • Become a part of the climate change awareness frontliners
  • Gain access to free training and upskilling programs
  • Gain work experience in the area of climate leadership
  • Gain recommendations for fellowships or international training
  • Receive a climate leadership certificate
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THE TEAM

Glory Oguegbu

Glory Oguegbu

Pioneer / Program designer
Wilfred Okeke

Wilfred Okeke

Program officer
Victoria Edeha-Anthony

Victoria Edeha-Anthony

Program officer
Eugene Ijere

Eugene Ijere

Project Assistant
Emmanuel Arowoloju

Emmanuel Arowoloju

ICT and Digital Communication Manager
CLF

Eligibility (who can apply)

  • Youth aged 22 - 45
  • Demonstrated leadership for climate change
  • Part of a growing environmental organization or student
  • Its OK if you're not a part of an organization
  • Passion to promote awareness for climate change
  • From any part of the world but resident in Nigeria
  • Selected applicants should be available and willing to teach climate change within their communities using provided toolkit, participate in the climate leadership expert training, submit a fellowship workplan and be available for all virtual meetings.
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Access to Training
Access to Training

We offer fellows access to all our events and training.

Make a difference
Make a difference

As a fellow, you will be part of a solution to a global problem. You will be making a difference in your community, and the country at large.

Be awarded for your selfless service
Be awarded for your selfless service

Fellows will be awarded certificates and exceptional fellows will be awarded for their selfless service.

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SPONSORS AND PROMOTERS

Worldwide Sponsors

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