December 03, 2019

Announcing the Mercy Global Action Emerging Leaders Fellowship (MELF) 2020

Mercy International Association Extending Mercy Women’s Sphere of Influence 2020.

Applications are now invited for the 2020 fully-funded programme which seeks to build upon the capacities of women and provide them with effective tools to be agents of change in their own communities and in the greater society.

The Mercy Global Action Emerging Leaders Fellowship (MELF) provides a transformational experience for women who are passionate about advancing Mercy and Justice. This international leadership program is fully funded, and unique in the ways in which it provides an opportunity for fellows to establish strong links and networking across the Mercy World through international encounters, webinars and modules, mentorship and more. The fellowship program has been designed to stimulate creative and critical thinking, promote collaborative leadership and personal reflection leading to a compassionate and communal response to current concerns of our world.

Background, Objectives, Criteria, Program Component details and FAQ can be found in the MELF Information Documentation here

Application forms are available now.

To receive the application form, please send an email to Colleen Swain at with subject heading "MELF Application Form".

Online applications must be lodged by: 31 January 2020.

Messages to: Colleen Swain - Leadership Development and Advocacy Associate, MIA-MGA

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