Bangladesh Youth Environmental Initiative (BYEI) is a youth nonprofit organization working to raise awareness about the ongoing ecological and climate crisis and inspire youth environmental actions to protect and improve the life-supporting nature and ecosystems. BYEI has established itself as a key youth organization in the environmental sector of Bangladesh, run by youth, for youth.
BYEI follows a 4C framework consisting of courage, character, compassion, and competence. Through inspiring courage, shaping character, installing compassion and developing competence, BYEI is working to develop the next generation of planetary stewards who can contribute positively to tackle the overwhelming environmental challenges we face in Bangladesh and globally.
To expand the work of BYEI around the country, BYEI will be setting up regional teams who will represent BYEI in respective divisions and provide support in carrying out BYEI’s regular programs and activities.
Why join the Regional Team?
- Opportunity to expand your network with academics, policy makers, activists in the arena of climate change and the environment
- Capacity building workshops on project management, design thinking, systems thinking, environmental activism and climate justice.
- Practical skills on negotiation, crisis management and resilience.
- Represent BYEI at the regional level with opportunity to represent in local events organized by Civil Society, NGOs, Universities and Government
- Lifelong learning opportunity and contribution towards a healthy planet
- University students currently enrolled in the 1st to 3rd year, who are curious about the various social, economic and environmental issues that concern our world today, and are interested in bringing positive changes to address these issues are encouraged to apply.
Application Deadline: August 13, 2022Application ClosedOfficial link