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Roles And Responsibilities

District 9520 YE Committee responsibilities

The District Committee’s responsibilities for the youth exchange  program include:

  • Interview and final selection of students and placing them with Rotary Districts overseas.
  • In conjunction with Club Counsellors, preparing the students and their families for the student’s year away from Australia.
  • Training and assisting the Rotary Clubs Youth Officers and Student’s Counsellors.
  • Compliance with Federal and State statutory requirements for accredited exchange organisations 
  • Compliance with Australian Rotary Youth exchange Student Protection Policy and certification guidelines as approved by Rotary International.
  • Certifying Clubs that wish to participate in Long Term Youth Exchange and monitoring compliance by clubs with the procedures of the certification manual.

Rotary District 9520
Youth Exchange

Each year thousands of young people worldwide are given an opportunity to experience the cultures and accomplishments of people in other countries.

During your exchange, you will grow considerably in self-confidence, tolerance and self-reliance.

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My name's Emma and I did rotary youth exchange in BELGIUM!

This was honestly such a life changing experience and i owe it all to the opportunity…

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My Rotary Youth Exchange to Finland in 2009 was one of the best experiences of my life. I will never forget sitting in the car with my new host family…

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