Linking Partners for Niger Delta Development

Are you a student or young African professional between the ages of 16 and 25 or 25 and 40 who is passionate about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and eager to make a positive impact in your country? Then the Africa SDGs Mentorship Programme is for you!

AIIDEV Africa, known as the Advance Initiative for International Development, is a solution-centred development organization with the goal of establishing innovation focused on achieving sustainable development in developing countries.

This unique seven-month fellowship by AIIDEV Africa equips young professionals with the skills, knowledge, and networks needed to become SDGs Champions in Africa. The programme addresses the gap in mentorship opportunities for young Africans passionate about sustainable development. The objective is to foster leadership development and equip fellows to contribute to achieving the SDGs in Africa by pairing them with experienced mentors.

Benefits of the Programme

Mentorship from experienced professionals: Receive guidance and support from experts in the sustainable development sector to achieve their personal and professional goals.

Training on SDGs, ESD, and sustainability concepts: Gain in-depth knowledge on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), and other relevant sustainability topics.

Networking with like-minded peers: Connect and build relationships with a network of young African professionals who share your commitment to sustainable development.

Practical skills development: Hone your skills in project management, community engagement, and advocacy—essential tools for driving positive change.

Chances to build your resume and enhance your career prospects: The programme empowers you with valuable experience and skills that will strengthen your resume and open doors to new career opportunities in the sustainability field.


  • Citizen of an African country
  • Bachelor’s  degree in a relevant field
  • minimum of 2 years of work experience in sustainable development or volunteer work related to SDGs
  • Fluency in English
  • Reliable internet connections and technological devices

Application Deadline: April 30th, 2024!

Do not miss this chance to become a leader in Africa’s sustainable future. Visit the AIIDEV Africa application page to apply and learn more!

If you are a student between 16 and 25 years old, apply for the SDGs Campus Ambassador Programme here!  Let us build a more sustainable Africa together!


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