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English to Mongolian translation of train-the-trainer toolkit on youth social entrepreneurship

UNDP BRH Youth (Youth Co:Lab)

25 Mar 2020 This opportunity is no longer available Share
25 Mar 2020 This opportunity is no longer available Share
Background and objectives
The volunteer will translate from English to Mongolian a train-the-trainer toolkit developed by Youth Co:Lab, used by youth to organise workshops about the Sustainable Development Goals and entrepreneurship in their community. The translation should be youth-friendly and localized in order to reach and engage with more remote communities. The toolkit, hosted online, is a mix of Word and PowerPoint documents as well as a survey. We will be available to answer any question and provide the necessary support.
Translation and interpretation
Youth Co:Lab positions young people front and center in order to solve the region’s most pressing challenges. Co-created in 2017 by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Citi Foundation, Youth Co:Lab aims to establish a common agenda for countries in the Asia-Pacific region to empower and invest in youth, so that they can accelerate the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through leadership, social innovation and entrepreneurship. Youth Co:Lab has been implemented in 25 countries and territories across Asia Pacific. Recently, Youth Co:Lab launched the Movers Programme, a regional movement of volunteers who organise and facilitate workshops at a grassroots level to raise awareness about the SDGs and develop entrepreneurial mindsets among youth.
Volunteers: 2 needed
1-5 hours per week / 8 weeks
Mongolian as mother tongue is mandatory. Professional experience as translator and/or translation studies are highly appreciated. Interest in social entrepreneurship and/or youth empowerment is a plus.
English, Mongolian

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