June 2023 marks the end of the mandate period for the GYG Steering Committee and GYG Oversight Committee, triggering the next cycle of GYG elections. The deadline to receive candidacies closed on Sunday 18 June. This page details the eligible candidates and their associated application documents, all of which are linked below. 

Votes will be cast by the registered voting representative of each GYG Member Organisation. Registration to vote is now closed, but the Oversight Committee will consider late registrations on a case-by-case basis. Please write to us if your Member Organisation has not registered to vote via oversightcommittee@globalyounggreens.org. Voting will open by Wednesday 22 June 2023 at the very latest, and will close exactly one week later. Registered representatives will receive unique, secure links to cast their ballot. Votes will be counted via an STV voting system.

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Please note that Code of Conduct / Code de Conduite / Codigo de Conducta  for elections applies to all candidates and Member Organisations of GYG.


Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is the second highest decision-making body of GYG. Its primary responsibility is to implement decisions of the Congress, the highest decision making body, and to steer the network on behalf of its members. 

NameGYG Member OrganisationCountry
Jean de Dieu MurenziDemocratic Green Party of Rwanda – youthRwanda
Salome GikongoGreen Congress of Kenya – youthKenya
Yélli LôConvergence des Ecologistes du SenegalSenegal
Pamphylia MadyavanhuZimbabwe Young Greens Zimbabwe
Guy Beyle Mukunzi Burundi Green Movement – YouthBurundi
Fatima Zahra Moroccan Green Party – YouthMorocco
Martin Ivan Tinoco ResendizPartido Verde Ecologista MexicanoMexico
Lois MaldonadoMovimiento Ecologico de Venezuela – youthVenezuela
Jung LinTaiwan Young GreensTaiwan
Lucy O’Connell-DohertyAustralian Greens – YouthAustralia
Janmejai TiwariUttarakhand Students Organisation India
Ivar ArnesenGrønn Ungdom, Les Jeunes ÉcologistesNorway, France
Asia GórskaOstra Zieleń  Poland
Ali Niazécolo j Belgium
Liliane Viola PollmannGrüne JugendGermany

Global Young Greens Oversight Committee

The task of the GYG Oversight Committee is to hold the GYG Steering Committee accountable with the consideration of the Organisational Principles, overseeing and ensuring complaints are dealt with fairly, the running of GYG elections (as well as overseeing co-options), and amending of the Organisational Principles for documental clarity.  

NameGYG Member OrganisationCountry
Georgina KeruboGreen Congress of Kenya – youthKenya
Josiane MukamurigoDemocratic Green Party Of Rwanda – youthRwanda
Stuart HunterYoung Greens of Canada – Jeunes verts du CanadaCanada
Carolina Lopez AvilaMovimiento Verde Guatemala – youthGuatemala
Riwa GhawiGreen Party of Lebanon – youthLebanon
Taylor VandijkAustralian Greens – YouthAustralia
Timon HogenaarJong GroenNetherlands