Dec 15, 2021

United Nations Global Compact Network: Youth Alliance

  • Emily Tan Yi Lyn
  • Singapore
Workshop Volunteering/Community Service/Social Entreprenuership Club or Organization


Global Compact Network Singapore (GCNS) is the local chapter of the United Nations Global Compact. As the leading voice on corporate sustainability, GCNS drives multi-stakeholder action to forge a more sustainable future, founded on the Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact and the Sustainable Development Goals.

The GCNS Youth Alliance is a membership programme that aims to provide youths in Singapore aged between 18 and 35 with learning, volunteering and career development opportunities in sustainability.

Launched at the GCNS Youth Forum 2019, the Alliance will empower youths to contribute towards advancing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) while propelling career ambitions in sustainability.

Career Development Opportunities

  • Member rates for GCNS training programmes
  • Complimentary passes to GCNS Summit**
  • Internship opportunities with GCNS Member companies*

Learning Opportunities

  • Priority to be part of the GCNS Youth Forum Youth Organising Committee (YOC)
  • Complimentary pass to GCNS Youth Forum
  • Discounted access to Sustainability Internship Programme

Site Visits & Volunteer Opportunities

  • Educational site visits to leading corporations and networking opportunities with their leadership**
  • Engage in volunteer activities that centre around advancing the Sustainable Development Goals

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Application Deadline


Age Range

18 to 35 years old

Participation Cost

Annual Membership Fee: SGD$ 50