Become a climate champion: Unique opportunity for 18-35 year olds

CAFOD young volunteers in Fatima, Portugal

CAFOD young volunteers at an international conference on sustainability, Portugal

Information about the role

Climate change, living more sustainably and caring for creation are crucial parts of our faith. This new international volunteer opportunity will enable you to gain new experiences, meet other volunteers from across Europe and play your part in creating a better world.

CAFOD is looking for thirty volunteers, aged 18-35, to become climate champions.

Want to be a climate champion? Apply now!

Skills and training

As a CAFOD climate champion, you will take part in an international workshop in summer 2018 on sustainability with other Catholic young people from across Europe. When you return, based on your own strengths and skills, we will support you in raising awareness about climate change, sustainable living and CAFOD campaigns in your parish or community.

We are looking for people with an interest in sustainability and/or campaigning with CAFOD who are enthusiastic to learn more. We also want to recruit people with a mix of skills, experience and backgrounds to take part.

For more information and how to apply

To apply, download and fill in the climate champion application form and email to by 5 March 2018. We will let you know by 19 March 2018 if you have been successful in gaining a place.

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