The Youth Civic Engagement Portal (YCE Portal) is a web-portal under the UNESCO Youth Forum Nigeria website (www.unescoyfng.org). The portal enables Nigerian youth to showcase their active engagement in community development and commitment to global sustainability, peace and development. The portal hopes to show the product of knowledge and commitment of young people in civic engagement.
This portal is accessible on a front-end where submissions are made and the YCE SUBMISSIONS interactive page were reviewed posts are published.
The Youth Civic Engagement Portal is an initiative of the UNESCO Youth Forum Nigeria to harness the ideas, creativity, and commitment of young Nigerians through knowledge-sharing, mentoring and collaboration.
YCE Portal is a dynamic social innovation incubator which bridges the capacity between young women and men from different regions to produce social start-ups which enhance knowledge, skills, and experience. Youth can submit Stories or Gallery of their actions in community development through Advocacy, Participation, Consultation, Community Service, Sensitization and active citizenship.This Stories may contain embedded content such as videos, pictures and media content from sources such as Youtube and Vimeo. The documented event must be real and goal-oriented.
Please share this video and post links on social media and other mediums. ENTER PORTAL!
Submitted contents are reviewed to make sure they follow provided guidelines, terms and conditions of the Forum. After approval, submissions are published on the “Youth Civic Engagement Submission” page where members of the forum can comment on submissions and, vote up or down submissions.
The portal holds many benefits, some of which are:
- Stand Out As A Global Citizen
- Motivate Young People Through Your Work
- Collaboration Opportunities And Training
Also, there would be nominations and special recognition of creative engagements.