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Youth Alliance for Leadership and Development in Africa
6 - 9 weeks
Can be done remotely
Richmond, Virginia
5 projects

Posted October 25
Member since 2017-09-29

Project Overview

YALDA is looking for a creative designer, who loves colour and making designs that attract the youth generation. We have some very simple design needs that need to be completed on a rolling basis:
- Design of YALDA newsletters (4 of them) - first one in April 2021, second one in July 2021, third one October 2021 and fourth one in January 2022 etc
- Some FUN, ENGAGING and COLOURFUL posters
Do you have a strong passion for the development of Africa? Do you have innovative ideas on how the youth can contribute to Africa’s development? Do you want to work directly with the African Development Bank, UN Habitat, the African Union, and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa? Do you want to attend meetings at the UN Headquarters in New York? Do you love to network and meet people from all over the world? Then this position is for you!

YALDA is a networking organization that is truly Africa branded : "By Africans, For Africa!" YALDA is a non-profit international organization that was established by upper level and graduate Harvard University students in order to create a resourceful networking database for those with a strong interest in Africa. The network is centered around YALDA branches, primarily at African universities, and serves to increase the capacity of youth in Africa for developing positive leadership skills and to espouse an honest work ethic. YALDA US works on researching opportunities in Africa, fundraising activities, working with branches, maintaining relationship with UN and compliance with
regulations as a 501 (c),(3).

YALDA US has a vacancy for the position of Graphics Design Intern/Volunteer reporting directly to the YALDA US President and team.

Content for all the 4 projects has been done, it just needs the design. Design of YALDA newsletters (4 of them) - first one in April 2021, second one in July 2021, third one October 2021 and fourth one in January 2022 etc. FUN, ENGAGING and COLOURFUL posters are on an adhoc basis.

Nonprofit Overview

YALDA provides a forum for youth on the African continent and those abroad with a commitment to the welfare of Africa. By networking with professionals, mentors and each other, members will increase their capacity to take on positive leadership roles in their universities, countries and on the continent. Through YALDA, members will implement their short and long term visions for Africa.


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