Nominations open for Youth Olympic Games Young Change-Makers

The International Olympic Committee is inviting all National Olympic Committees to nominate worthy candidates eligible of becoming part of the Youth Change-Makers Programme (YCM).

In collaboration with the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires in 2018, The YCM Programme (previously known as the Young Ambassador’s Programme) aims to empower and support young people in order for them to become change-makers in their community and create a better world through sport.

Requirements of a YCM:

  •      Confident communicator
  •      Sport enthusiast
  •      Aged 20-25
  •      Fluent English-Speaker
  •      Positive and pro-active
  •      Ready to build long-term relationships with the IOC and other YCMS
  •      Team player
  •      Able to lead and inspire others
  •      Active social media user
  •      An addition to your quota of Team Officials

Being already involved in community youth and sports projects is a bonus

For any information about other requirements or about the YCM Programme, click here:

If you are interested in becoming a part of this life-changing programme, please send through your CV and a letter of motivation to



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