Kectil Youth Leadership Programme 2023

Deadline: November 30, 2022

Are you a youth leader born for greatness? Would you like to be part of a global network of like-minded youth leaders? Apply now for the Kectil Youth Leadership Programme 2023.

The Kectil Generation is a global network of youth networked worldwide who want to create a new way of living. A generation that transcends war, corruption, colonialism, religious disputes, border disputes, and gender inequality. They are looking for talented youth leaders in developing countries ready to step up and join the movement.

The title “Kectil” refers to the “Knowles Educational and Charitable Trust for International Leadership”. The goal of this programme is to nurture, network, and mentor youth in developing countries who have the potential to be leaders and make a positive difference in their communities, countries and maybe even the world.

Programme Details

  • Multiple-week modules with deep dive challenging assignments to address hot issues facing youth globally, led by experts and key youth leaders.
  • Good government; peace-keeping; entrepreneurship and innovation; environment; male and female roles in society; mental health; unemployment; early pregnancies and female reproductive health; corruption in society; etc.
  • Join community engagements to implement social advancements.
  • Meet and network with talented passionate youth around the world.
  • Make life-long global friends who share your commitment to advance society.
  • Not a political, religious or cultural organization; transcends every form of bias.
  • Have authentic, honest, candid dialogue.
  • Merit-based certificates awarded at the end of the programme.
  • Connect with other students on social media (Facebook, Instagram and Twitter) with facilitated web-based group discussion.


  • Open to youth aged 17-27 from developing countries;
  • Demonstrated talent and passion for leadership and social advancement in any field;
  • Proficient in English;
  • Access to a laptop and/or mobile phone and internet connection;
  • Want to be a part of a global youth network.


Do you have what it takes to be a part of this new generation? Apply to the 2023 Kectil Programme now!

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For more information, visit Kectil Youth Leadership Programme.

By Bello

Ismail Bello is a content creator and enthusiast who is passionate about youth development.