IOYA is accepting applications and letter of interest for upcoming elections



July 09, 2015

The International Oromo Youth Association (IOYA) is seeking candidates for the 2015-2016 year Executive Board. Established in 2006, the International Oromo Youth Association (IOYA) is a transnational leadership and networking platform for youth. We strive to create a strong and active network of empowered and well-connected Oromo leaders.

We are committed to bringing a meaningful change to our society by strengthening unity among the youth, developing and supporting their leadership capacities and mobilizing resources for the advancement of our communities through programs such as the annual Oromo Youth Leadership Conference, cross generational dialogue and networking. IOYA provides leadership training and space to address issues pertaining to Oromo communities on a international scale.

If you believe you are a capable, determined and passionate leader, IOYA is looking for you. Our previous executive board members have served the organization on a superb level, we are looking for a team that will do even more in ensuring IOYA’s success on a global level. Vacant positions include President, Vice President, Secretary, treasurer and Public Relations. We are seeking candidates based in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Please send your resume and statement of interest to ask that you please submit by the deadline, August 1, 2015. We look forward to hear from prospective leaders.



IOYA Board


About advocacy4oromia

The aim of Advocacy for Oromia-A4O is to advocate for the people’s causes to bring about beneficial outcomes in which the people able to resolve to their issues and concerns to control over their lives. Advocacy for Oromia may provide information and advice in order to assist people to take action to resolve their own concerns. It is engaged in promoting and advancing causes of disadvantaged people to ensure that their voice is heard and responded to. The organisation also committed to assist the integration of people with refugee background in the Australian society through the provision of culturally-sensitive services.

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