The Climate Leadership Fellowship (Special edition for Energy Leaders) is designed to provide expert training fellows who are within or are passionate and willing to make a difference in clean cooking, clean energy, solar power, waste to energy sectors on concept and applications of renewable energy for a better climate.

After training, all fellows will then Adopt a School where they will teach climate change and renewable energy helping to groom young ones who will promote a climate resilient nation. All fellows will receive a climate education toolkit for teaching in schools and a certificate of climate leadership

Benefits

  • Provide expert training on climate change advocacy in relation to clean energy transition and leadership to promote national climate resilience.
  •  Expose young people to the various opportunities within the renewable energy sector.
  • To establish Green Clubs across two hundred secondary schools in Nigeria’s six geopolitical zones
  • To train and mentor two hundred young Nigerians as climate change educators in the year
  • To train 20000 secondary school students as climate champions through the fellows Adopt a School and Teach climate change in Year 1
  • To provide internship and work experience for trained climate advocates through the Adopt a School
  • To invest in and Promote a climate-resilient energy sector
  • Build two hundred sustainability and climate-smart schools across the six geopolitical zones

Requirements

  • Open to youth aged 22 – 35 years;
  • Demonstrated leadership for climate change and renewable energy;
  • Part of a growing environmental/renewable energy organization or involved/interested in a renewable energy business (serving Corp members with interest in renewable energy can apply);
  • Graduated from University;
  • Interested in clean/renewable energy solutions for electricity or for cooking;
  • Passion to promote awareness for climate change.
  • From any part of the world but resident in Nigeria.

Method of Application

Click Here to Apply

Selected applicants should be available and willing to teach climate change within their communities using the provided toolkit, participate in the climate leadership expert training, submit a fellowship work plan, and be available for all virtual meetings

For More Information,

Visit the Official Webpage

Application Deadline: July 24, 2024.

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