Rise For Lives

Rise For Lives is a global youth peace movement. It was founded by 18-year-old Timi Barabas in New Zealand in July 2020 with the hope of inspiring people to stand up in unity for peace in war-torn countries. Timi, our international CEO, was joined by director and researcher Beth Claire in February 2021, who is now the Deputy Executive Director at Rise For Lives.

Timi, Beth, and Rise For Live's international team of young leaders are determined to empower more young people and global changemakers to stand up for peace.

Rise For Lives Remote
About the Role: Volunteers are vital to the success of Rise For Lives. Alongside our usual peace walks, advocacy events, and collaborative petitions, our 2022 peace deal aims to encourage the public and our leaders to take refreshed recommendations into account when working on restoring peace in war torn nations. You’ll be coordinating various facets of the peace deal. A typical role will include some or all of the following: Administering and attending team meetings Coordinating recruitment for a professional peace deal committee Liaising with the peace committee to define needs and ensure the continuous improvement of our deal. Networking with external contacts and groups, developing and maintaining ongoing relationships which may be mutually beneficial to Rise For Lives. Creating promotional material Conducting research General administration and data entry for planning. This role is flexible, though we do expect a commitment of 10 hours a week. For...

Rise For Lives Remote
We're looking for a diverse group of writers to support our recently established website blog! Rise For Lives has been running for years to encourage our national community to work together in a united, educated, and harmonious way for global peace - promoting resolution discussions amongst students worldwide. Through direct action and education on humanitarian affairs we aspire to create a peaceful world for our future generations. We have been fundraising in schools since our inception. Since then we’ve expanded to 10+ cities around Aotearoa and counting. In 2022 we’re resuming student outreach by organising school communities and clubs dedicated to justice and peace in alignment with our goals. In March of 2021 we were amplified by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) Yemen where our successes in the coordination of 10+ national events were recognised. This year, we're coordinating a peace deal aimed at finding effective solutions...

Rise For Lives Remote
Rise For Lives aims to encourage our national community to work together in a united, educated, and harmonious way for global peace - promoting resolution discussions amongst students worldwide. Through direct action and education on humanitarian affairs we aspire to create a peaceful world for our future generations. We have been fundraising in schools since our inception. Since then we’ve expanded to 10+ cities around Aotearoa and counting. In 2022 we’re resuming student outreach by organising school communities and clubs dedicated to justice and peace in alignment with our goals. In March of 2021 we were amplified by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) Yemen where our successes in the coordination of 10+ national events were recognised. This year, we're coordinating a peace deal aimed at finding effective solutions to assist in restoring peace in Ukraine. It will be presented to various representatives worldwide, with the hopes that...