2018 ONE Champion Program For Emerging Young Leaders in Nigeria

ONE, a campaigning and advocacy organisation, is now accepting applications from emerging young leaders in Nigeria who are interested in joining its program.

Become a ONE Champion in Nigeria


This is a voluntary program where ONE will recruit, train, and support 50 emerging leaders approximately between 18-35 years of age who will Champion causes ONE supports at the grassroots, state and federal level in Nigeria. ONE advocates and campaigns on education, gender, health, agriculture and transparency as a means to fight poverty. The program was launched in 2016 with 20 Champions. In 2017, the program was expanded to include 50 Champions from all the six geo-political zones across Nigeria.

These champions will work closely with the ONE Nigeria Country program, led by the Country Director and will work with the direction and support of the ONE Campaigns team to come up with innovative and exciting ways to engage policymakers to secure policy changes and public investments to address poverty in Nigeria.

This is a fantastic opportunity to impact your community, country and the world working with a highly-visible, mission-driven ONE members in an incredible, supportive environment. Champions will receive training on how to campaign, lobby decision-makers and engage the media. You will have the opportunity to attend ONE events and put your skills into practice in meetings with high-level decision makers.

What You Need to Become a ONE Champion.

  • A clear commitment to integrity
  • A commitment to stay engaged with the ONE Campaign throughout the year
  • Passion for creating change
  • Proven commitment to efforts to end poverty
  • Interest in engaging policymakers on issues of relevance
  • Willingness to dedicate some time to raise awareness and mobilise different people to support ONE’s initiatives
  • Good communication skills

Your Roles as a ONE Champion.

  • Develop analyses and write ups on key issues
  • Help to plan and deliver campaigns actions, stunts and member-recruitment activities
  • Help ONE identify strategic personalities to lobby in your constituency
  • Keep ONE informed on key developments in their communities and develop content
  • Partner with our team to plan events and social media activities
  • Help ONE identify strategic personalities to lobby in your constituency
  • Help ONE identify strategic media institutions to target in order to maximize publicity
  • Assist in the mobilization of members in Nigeria
  • Raise ONE’s profile in your constituency

Benefits of Becoming a ONE Champion.

  • A fantastic opportunity and network to make significant impact in your community and the world working with a highly-visible, mission-driven organisation in an incredible, supportive environment.
  • Trainings on campaigns and advocacy
  • Gain experience on the practical side of lobbying and campaigning
  • Receive a ONE certificate of appreciation
  • Exposure and Represent ONE at both local and international conferences

How to Become a ONE Champion.

Follow the link below to apply and learn more about ONE.

Apply Now Official Link

Apply Before: April 6th , 2018.


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