What is the Ambassadors 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 4-6 month duration, seeing the biannual selection of Ambassadors from around the world. Applications for the next Ambassadors Programme closed on August 11th 2017. 
 

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 one or more Activity Area, which include:
1) Content sourcing and upload (in English, French and Spanish)
2) Knowledge Exchange and Networking
3) Promotion of the platform
 

What is the Objective?

- To ensure up-to-date and relevant content concerning the Ambassadors’ 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 Ambassadors' region and/or network.

 

socialprotection.org Ambassadors September 2017 – February 2018

Abayomi Sarumi, Nigeria
América Colón, Venezuela
Amiya Sharma, South Africa
Angelica Lavenia Alessandre, Indonesia
Ankita Verma, India
Barnaby McDonald, Australia
Caroline Mathenge, Kenya
Cesar Alejandre, Mexico
Dilipsing Bayas, India
Dilum Abeysekera, Sri Lanka
Fábio Donato de Almeida Tardim, Brazil
Hassan Yusuf, Nigeria
Karuna Sharma, Canada
Kiduo Mgunga Mwamnyenyelwa, Kenya
Msugh Atser, Nigeria
Muyiwa Ojeniyi, Nigeria
Natasha Apio, USA
Nina Hurson, France
Oladayo Awojobi, Nigeria
Pieter Van Loo, Belgium
Pooja Dara, Índia
Pranab Mitra, Bangladesh
Regina Coeli Tan, France
Roeland Hemsteede, UK
Rokon Uddin, Bangladesh
Roy Andraos, France
Ryan Murphy, Canadian
S M Rahman, Bangladesh
Sérgio Henrique Cantuária Ferreira, Brazil
Sylvia Fodor, Sweden
Tomas Barbero, Argentina
Trang Vu Hong, Vietnam
Victor Kiplangat, Kenya
Winnie Thaw, Myanmar
Winny Akullo Nekesa, Uganda
Xueyin Zha, China

 

socialprotection.org Ambassadors February 2017 – July 2017

Akullo Nekesa Winny, Uganda
Alexander Oraka, Nigeria
Amélie Courau, Mexico
Amiya Sharma, India
Andrea Vieira, Spain
Anna Carolina RomanoBrazil
Anthony Nguyen, Switzerland
Conner Rosenow, United States
Daniel Martins Silva, Brazil
Dedre Muller, South Africa
Fábio Donato de Almeida Tardim, Portugal
Felipe Albuquerque, Brazil
Flavio Alexandre de Oliveira Filho, Brazil
Gabrielle Leite, Brazil
Iris Dias, Brazil
Jongjarb Kanokphan, Thailand
Karhagala Mushi, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Lauren McCalla, United States
Lazarus Muchabaiwa, Zimbabwe
Leila Rafael da Silva, Brazil
Livingstone Asabahebwa, Uganda
Lucia Conti, Finland
Maria Fernanda Navarrete, Mexico
Noguera César, Venezuela
Olga Sulkowska, Poland
Paola Caroline Carriel Navarro, Brazil
Pavlina Miteva, Macedonia
Razan Ali, Sudan
Rekha Singh, Nigeria
Sami Al-Hakimi, Yemen
Samira Allioui, France
Saravana Kumar, India
Shaula Villadoniga, Italy
Shebnem Hasanova, Azerbaijan
Sidney Vasconcelos Rosendo, Brazil
Tiago Kern, Brazil
Tim Pfefferle, Germany
Vanessa Avila, United States
Walquiria Felizardo, Brazil
Yusuf Hassan, Nigeria

 

Socialprotection.org Ambassadors July 2016 - January 2017

Alejandro Giuffrida, Argentina
Andrés Sáenz Peñas, Germany
Angela Grate, United States
Bayode Adebusuyi, Nigeria
Dilip Kumar Roy, Bangladesh
Eth Ludmilla de Gois Vieira Nunes Rodrigues, Brazil
Fernanda Cassiano, Brazil
Isaac Chinyoka, South Africa
Iva Todorova, Bulgaria
João Lima, Brazil
Joe Ann Eng, China/Malaysia
Katherine Wargo, United States
Lucia Conti, Italy
Manon Cress, Netherlands
Maria Fernanda Villari, Italy
Martina Bolognesi, Italy May Baaklini, Lebanon
Michelle Vasquez, Peru
Mishaal Shahzad, Pakistan
Nicola Yon, Zimbabwe
Olivia Dufour, United States
Omar Alhomsi, Jordan
Pavlina Miteva, Macedonia
Pedro Jaimes, Mexico
Peter Njuguna, Kenya
Pranab Mitra, Bangladesh
Rokon Uddin, Bangladesh
Roy Andraos, France
Ryan Murphy, Canadian
S M Rahman, Bangladesh
Trang Vu Hong, Vietnam
Victor Kiplangat, Kenya
Winny Akullo Nekesa, Uganda

 

Socialprotection.org Ambassadors September 2015 – March 2016

Anastasia Chaykina, Ukraine Ayako Iizumi, Japan
Claudia Lopez, Spain
Elonna Ekweani, United States
Emmanuel Asomba, Puerto Rico
Emmanuel Iwong, Nigeria
Emmanuel Opeyemi Adebayo, Nigeria
Fernanda Barbosa, Brazil
Fraciah Njoroge, Kenya
Ildo Lautharte Junior, United Kingdom
Jijo Karthikeyan, Germany
Jingyin Zhang, China
Leticia Taimo, Mozambique
M. Thanga Darwin, India
Momen Essam Mohamed Ahmed, Sudan
Peabprom Mekhiyanont, Thailand
Prasida Khanal, Nepal
Rahul Khandalkar, India
Sacha Harris, Saint Lucia
Stefan Trifunovic, Serbia
Trang Chu Minh, Vietnam/Hungary
Woody Wong Espejo, Peru
Zena Mouawad, Brazil