What is the Ambassador Programme?

 

It is an online volunteer programme, operated via the United Nations Volunteer website, whereby individuals apply to participate in activities related to providing content, knowledge exchange and networking as well as promotion of socialprotection.org. The Programme has a 6 month duration, seeing the biannual selection of Ambassadors from around the world.

 

Submissions for the 2017 Ambassador Programme are no longer open. The 2017’s Ambassadors will be announced soon!

 

What do Ambassadors do?

They actively participate in content provision; online discussions; webinars, Online Communities, disseminating and promoting the platform and inviting their networks to engage in social protection knowledge exchange and capacity building within a region.

Ambassadors participate in 1 or more Activity Area, which include:

1) Content sourcing and upload

2) Knowledge Exchange and Networking

3) Promotion

 

What is the Objective?

- To ensure up-to-date and relevant content concerning the Ambassador’s regional or thematic interests are available on the site.

- To promote and provide opportunities for engagement with the socialprotection.org’s interactive features.

- To increase visibility of socialprotection.org within the Ambassador’s region and/or network.

 

Socialprotection.org Ambassadors July 2016

Bayode Adebusuyi, Nigeria

Pavlina Miteva, Macedonia

Andrés Sáenz Peñas, Germany

Olivia Dufour, United States

Trang Vu Hong, Vietnam

Eth Ludmilla de Gois Vieira Nunes Rodrigues, Brazil

João Lima, Brazil

Maria Fernanda Villari, Italy

Rokon Uddin, Bangladesh

Katherine Wargo, United States

Pranab Mitra, Bangladesh

Isaac Chinyoka, South Africa

S M Rahman, Bangladesh

Roy Andraos, France

Lucia Conti, Italy

Iva Todorova, Bulgaria

Alejandro Giuffrida, Argentina

Joe Ann Eng, China/Malaysia

Peter Njuguna, Kenya

Victor Kiplangat, Kenya

Mishaal Shahzad, Pakistan

Angela Grate, United States

Nicola Yon, Zimbabwe

Michelle Vasquez, Peru

Fernanda Cassiano, Brazil

Manon Cress, Netherlands

Omar Alhomsi, Jordan

Dilip Kumar Roy, Bangladesh

May Baaklini, Lebanon

Ryan Murphy, Canadian

Pedro Jaimes, Mexico

Winny Akullo Nekesa, Uganda

Martina Bolognesi, Italy

 

Socialprotection.org Ambassadors September 2015 – March 2016

Fernanda Barbosa, Brazil

Ildo Lautharte Junior, United Kingdom

Woody Wong Espejo, Peru

Jingyin Zhang, China

Peabprom Mekhiyanont, Thailand

Zena Mouawad, Brazil

Trang Chu Minh, Vietnam/Hungary

Stefan Trifunovic, Serbia

Sacha Harris, Saint Lucia

Rahul Khandalkar, India

Prasida Khanal, Nepal                                                                                                                                       

Emmanuel Iwong, Nigeria

Emmanuel Asomba, Puerto Rico

Claudia Lopez, Spain

Emmanuel Opeyemi Adebayo, Nigeria

Jijo Karthikeyan, Germany

M. Thanga Darwin, India                                             

Momen Essam Mohamed Ahmed, Sudan

Fraciah Njoroge, Kenya

Elonna Ekweani, United States

Leticia Taimo, Mozambique

Ayako Iizumi, Japan

Anastasia Chaykina, Ukraine