SPACE Mentorship: Call for participation

This is a great opportunity, thank you.

On Tue, Aug 10, 2021 at 7:00 PM Joy Nzamby via KICTANet <> wrote:

> Dear listers,
> On behalf of the LocNet team, I am happy to share with you all this call
> for participation <> to
> SPACE – Socio-political Advocacy for Community Networks Engagement.
> SPACE is a capacity-building, movement-building and mentorship programme
> that is conceived and designed within the Local Access and Community
> Networks (LocNet)* initiative. The mentorship programme aims to bring
> together digital community network advocates and internet governance and
> digital rights activists based in the global South.
> Its main goal is to support and equip women, gender-diverse, queer and
> trans individuals to take on leadership roles for community network
> advocacy in policy and regulatory spaces.
> The SPACE programme will enhance the participants’ understanding and
> skills so that they can engage in effective advocacy aimed at fostering an
> enabling community network policy framework that intersects with gender
> rights.
> Participants who successfully complete the capacity-building component
> will be encouraged to apply for short-term fellowships available through
> the LocNet initiative to complement their learning and strengthen their
> interests in gendered policy areas.
> When applying to SPACE, participants will be committing to attending two
> sessions per week for *90 minutes each.*
> The SPACE programme will run online for eight weeks from *October through
> November 2021*.
> If you are interested and able to commit, kindly proceed by filling out
> the application by the deadline, *16 August 2021: *
> Slots are limited.
> *You can read more about the LocNet initiative here
> Warm regards,
> Nzambi
> Sent from my iPhone
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