‘We’, are an eclectic and passionate group of young people who collectively run The YP Foundation (TYPF), a youth led and run organization that supports and enables young people to create programmes and influence policies in the areas of gender, sexuality, health, education, the arts & governance.
The organization promotes, protects and advances young people’s human rights by building leadership, and strengthening youth led initiatives and movements.
Founded in 2002, we have worked over the last 8 years directly with 5,000 young people to set up over 200 projects in India, reaching out to 300,000 young people.
WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE ‘YOUTH LED AND RUN’?
It means that young people design, execute, lead and implement all the processes and systems that involve their peers in creating social change and addressing Human Rights.
Our staff is a team of 12 young people (largely between 18 – 28 years) who work both part time and full time, with an active volunteer base of over 100 young people each year.
Full time positions:
Programme Coordinator – Artist Rights and Music Education
Coordinator – Feminist Leadership and Advocacy
Advocacy Coordinator – Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
Peer Education Coordinator – Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
The deadline for submission is 5th November,2012. Please note that applications beyond this date will be entertained only if positions have not been filled and that applications will be accepted and processed as and how they are submitted.
We encourage you not to wait until the deadline to submit your application as the position may be filled by then.
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