IYF

IYF

At a glance

Causes

  • Local / community
  • Training / employment support
  • Women
  • Young people

Other details

Organisation type: 
Not for profit
Geographical remit: 
International

Objectives

The Fédération Internationale de la Jeunesse in English International Youth Federation (IYF), is an international non-profit youth organizations network governed by the present Statutes and the Swiss Civil Code. It is neutral politically and non-denominational, aims to empower youth worldwide. The IYF is a part of the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Youth Network.

Activities

  • To improve the status of youth and promote cooperation between youth associations in different countries (or persons acting in place thereof).
  • To collect information about the state of affairs and practical conditions relating to youth and in different countries and to disseminate such information among members.
  • To increase the knowledge and understanding of youth issues among private individuals and government bodies of importance and influence, and to speak with a common voice in all matters relating to the aforementioned objectives.
  • To communicate with any government or public body, and to cooperate with them or any other Institution, association or person for any purpose contributing to the attainment of the aforementioned objectives.
  • To establish the conditions for successful knowledge and technology transfer within the particular countries and internationally via the Learning HUB, working under the supervision of IYF Office.
  • To raise the appreciation of youth achievements worldwide.
  • To perform all necessary activities to encourage and promote youth empowerment.

Current opportunities

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The IYF Media & Advocacy Unit (MAU) works to attract positive attention for the IYF, strengthening recognition of our work and raising the...

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The IYF Media & Advocacy Unit (MAU) works to attract positive attention for the IYF, strengthening recognition of our work and raising the...

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Director, Human Resources is responsible for oversight and the implementation of the human resources strategies in the organization, in addition...

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The IYF Media & Advocacy Unit (MAU) works to attract positive attention for the IYF, strengthening recognition of our work and raising the...

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The IYF Media & Advocacy Unit (MAU) works to attract positive attention for the IYF, strengthening recognition of our work and raising the...

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The IYF Media & Advocacy Unit (MAU) works to attract positive attention for the IYF, strengthening recognition of our work and raising the...

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The IYF headquarters communications team works to attract positive attention for the IYF, strengthening recognition of our work and raising the...

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The IYF is a global youth network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to...

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The Fédération Internationale de la Jeunesse, in English ‘International Youth Federation (IYF)’, is an international non-profit youth organization...

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The Executive Assistant to IYF Regional Director works to enhance executive's effectiveness of the Regional Administration by providing...

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The IYF Assistant Regional Director (ARD) is the senior member of the International Youth Federation and will provide assistance to the IYF...

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Under the overall direction and guidance of IYF Regional Director, with a secondary reporting line to the Chair of Press Commission, the Regional...

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The Fund Management Specialist supervises and leads support staff of the Finance Sub-Unit. S/he works in close collaboration with other officials...

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The Finance Specialist supervises and leads the staff of the finance team. The Specialist works in close collaboration with the senior management...

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The Finance Commission manages and oversees the financial resources of the IYF ensuring the highest efficiency of financial management, the...

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The IYF Nominations Commission (IYFNC) acts as part of an organization’s corporate governance to oversee overall nominations processes for...

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The HR Analyst provides leadership and support in execution of the full range of HR services (primarily recruitment) ensuring their transparency...

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Team Leader will ensure team leadership and overall direction and management of the global Mental Health portfolio.

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The Global Summit Manager is responsible for providing strategic direction for the preparation and provision of support services in the...

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The Chair will oversee the international cooperation, and contributes to shaping and monitoring overall work of the commission and its divisions...

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The Senior Media Specialist works to strengthen IYF’s messages across all internal and external platforms including media, advocacy, and donor...

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The Digital Communications Specialist work to strengthen IYF’s messages across all internal and external digital platforms including media,...

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The Executive Director (ED) provides overall leadership, strategic guidance, and oversight of the International Youth Academy.