Youth Active Contribution Program Powered by AIESEC in Africa
Youth Active Contribution ProgramDefinition:It’s an umbrella program run by AIESEC in Africa thataims to positively impact and develop a massive amountof young people, especially African youth, by offeringthem a platform of projects and activities that impactsspecific areas on the society, for a sustainabledevelopment of African continent.
1. Health Improvement 2. Education 3. Youth Leadership AIESEC in Africa 4. Youth Employment Active Contribution Towards…“Africa in Me” Branding Campaign 5. Area of Impact #5
My Africa . Your Africa . Our AfricaAn opportunity to embrace Africa with heart wide open and a hands on attitude!
African in Me DescriptionAfrica in Me is a global branding campaign that aims toshowcase the continent to the world to make AIESEC inAfrica the first choice destination for internships globally.Africa in Me is based around an onlineportal, africainme.org, as well as a set of activitiesdesigned to engage incoming EPs during their stay indifferent countries in Africa and allow them to exploreAfrican culture as well as document their experience fortheir origin LC, while showcasing on africainme.org.
African in Me purpose• Rebrand Africa• Clear stereotypes and misconceptions about Africa• Promote African cultures• Create unique experiences for young people• Promote Africa as a first choice destination for internships in the AIESEC network• Having an holistic impact on Africa and reach out to more African communities
It’s an XP that enriches your volunteer orprofessional internship in Africa with a set ofextremely exciting activities.
Africa in Me activities - Our HANDS-ON XP ePIC Moments “Powerful African stories captured in images” ESSENSE “Sensing the essence of Africa” Untold Africa “Stories to Inspire” Active Joy “Playing for a purpose”
What happens now• MCPs Summit: Presentation to MCPs, Gather inputs and feedback• April – May: Countries/Sub-regions selection for prototypes• April – May: Consolidation and materials creation• June: Release of materials to the network and education webinars• IC 2012: Education to MCs, establishment of partnerships with other regions and fully implementation