Champion Fellowship Programme

  • A Advocacy Campaign/Project

A Active

Key Information

UNESCO is addressing this vast challenge through the creation of the Champion Fellowship Programme, a three-month fellowship that provides young women across the country with a platform for leadership. The program provides educational opportunities for girls, helping them to manage community projects. The champions design and lead projects on adolescent girls' empowerment at the community and school levels through campaigns, flash mobs, social media surveys, case studies, peer learning, and volunteering.


South Asia


Government Affiliation



2019 -


Not applicable or unknown

Ministry Affiliation



Not applicable or unknown

COVID-19 Response


Geographic Scope


Areas of Work Back to Top

Education areas

Other skills

  • Rights/empowerment education

Cross-cutting areas

Not applicable or unknown

Program participants

Target Audience(s)

Girls out of school


19 - 25

School Enrolment Status

Population of interest is not school-aged

School Level

Not applicable or unknown

Other populations reached

Not applicable or unknown

Participants include

Not applicable or unknown

Program Approaches Back to Top

Community engagement/advocacy/sensitization

  • General awareness-raising/community engagement

Women's empowerment programs

  • Empowerment training
  • Leadership training

Program Goals Back to Top

Education goals

Not applicable or unknown

Cross-cutting goals

  • Increased advocacy/civic engagement
  • Increased agency and empowerment
  • Increased knowledge of HIV, puberty, and sexual and reproductive health
  • Increased knowledge of rights
  • Other