Do you believe that providing young leaders around the world with opportunities to practice and learn community-led development from grassroots leaders can transform the way development is done?
Do you believe that mutual respect, trust, listening, and collaboration are essential characteristics for individual development workers?
Do you believe that all resources, ideas, and skills around the globe should be shared with abundance?
Do you believe that the narratives widely told about people living in low-income countries need to be corrected?
We began the Global Advocate Program to train a generation of social change workers to become ambassadors for and practitioners of, community-led development and ethical representation. Since 2014, through mutual respect, listening, and collaboration 118 Global Advocates have contributed to community-led projects in dozens of impact areas — like water, health, permaculture, and education.