NESG YOUTH INITIATIVE
Prospective participants will undergo a vigorious selection process and upon successful application, participate in a robust capacity development program targeted at building the future generation of influencers and catalysts of public opinion.
This initiative seeks to ensure sustainability of the NESG by developing future, highly motivated leaders who are capable of advancing the Group’s ideology. It provides the opportunity for the Group to engage the youth in active citizenship and also focus on the professional development of future leaders, entrepreneurs, pioneers and innovators who will shape Nigeria’s economic future
Participants have gone through a vigorious selection process and upon successful application, have participated in a robust capacity development program targeted at building the future generation of influencers and catalysts of public opinion.
Other benefits include knowledge sharing, the opportunity to engage policy makers, access to high profile individuals and expansion of their network to include highly motivated peers, experts, specialists and the priviledge of meaningfully contributing to national discourse and problem solving.
ASSIgned to PC'S
NESG YII Capacity Building Road Map
NESG Academy - Foundation & Intermediate Schools
- The curriculum includes leadership, research methodology, analytical thinking, written and verbal communication, analysis and report writing, persuasion, advocacy etc.
- Participants will participate in presentations, public speaking etc.
Work Shadowing Opportunities
- Participants will be assigned to NESG Research Department or Communications and Public Relations Department for a period of three months on a rolling basis.
Upon graduation from the Academy, each graduate will be assigned a mentor for the period of two years.
Communication and Social Media Marketing
Interested participants will actively participate in executing the NESG Social Media strategy. The objective is participants direct involvement in disseminating information on the Group’s activities.
Six months into the Program, participants will be assigned a Research Assistant Role within a chosen Policy Commission for a period of one year working closely with a Consultant.
Annual Rotation within various Policy Commissions
- To take advantage to the wide range of areas of interest within the NESG, participants will have the privilege of working in different Policy Commissions during the course of the Program.
Participation in the Annual Summit