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Become a UNICEF Young Ambassador

2014-15 Young Ambassadors

UNICEF Australia is committed to putting children and young people at the centre of our work – not just as recipients but as powerful and equal partners in the work of ensuring their rights are realised.

One of the ways we do this is through our Young Ambassador program, which brings youth directly into the heart of our decision-making.

Our Young Ambassadors are equipped with a deep and applied understanding of child rights which they take with them into every sphere of work and life, during their time as Young Ambassadors and for years to come.  
 

Jay and Hiba Meet the 2014/15 Young Ambassadors

These ten young Australians have diverse life stories and big plans for children.

Get to know the team


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Apply to become a Young Ambassador


Find out more about the role and submit your application to become the next UNICEF Australia Young Ambassador.

Click here to apply
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2012/13 campaign: Youth say YES to Recognition


UNICEF Australia's 2012/13 Young Ambassadors asked young people around Australia what they knew about discrimniation in our Constitution.

Watch the video they made.
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2011/12 survey: Is Australia doing enough to fight global poverty?


UNICEF Australia's 2011/12 Young Ambassadors asked more than 1,000 young Australian's what they thought about Australia's commitment to aid.

Click here to read more