Criteria for membership

Members must be:

  • Actively working in the field of SRHR and affiliated with/or have been affiliated with one or more organisations (nongovernmental organisation, civil society organisation, youth group etc.).
  • Individuals (they do not represent an organisation).
  • Individuals that are supportive of our Charter.
  • Able to spend at least 4 hours a week volunteering for YouAct.
  • Able to access the internet.
  • Able to check and respond to emails at least once a week.
  • Able to commit for a minimum of 2 years.
  • Aged 18-29 (age range of members is 18-30).
  • Residing in any country of the Council of Europe, Belarus and Kosovo.
  • Able to speak and write English fluently.

What YouAct offers

  • Training on SRHR issues, advocacy, fund raising and capacity building
  • A space to share experience, knowledge and skills with other young people from different countries and backgrounds
  • Knowledge and experience in SRHR and advocacy
  • Participation in regional and international meetings/opportunities
  • Involvement and input in the development of YouAct
  • Fun, energy, friendship, inspiration and sharing ideas

Support us!

Here is how you can support YouAct:

Donate or fundraise.

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YouAct Partners & Supporters

We would like to extend our thanks to the following organisations who have shown continued and increased commitment to YouAct and Youth Participation through funding, support and partnership:

catholics for choice
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council of europe
council of europe directorate of youth and sport
Summit foundation
world aids campaign