2018 CANVASSITY Pan African Youth Democracy Fellowship

CANVASSITY Pan African Youth Democracy Fellowship 2018 is a dynamic youth program designed to improve the capacity of young people to effectively engage and support elected representatives and government institutions to improve government efficiency, raise accountability and foster citizen-government collaborations in Africa. CANVASSITY Season 3 shall admit 50 pro-governance youth leaders into its yearlong knowledge and…


NEPAD Call for Good Practices in Skills Development for Africa | Diplomacy Opportunities

Are you passionate about reducing unemployment levels among the African youth? Are you part of a project that seeks to generate employment through the development of skills? Does your project aim to change the perception of Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) or other levels of education in your country? Get a chance to share…

AFRINIC 27 Fellowship

AFRINIC 27 Fellowship (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The AFRINIC fellowship is for individuals representing small organisations, universities, and organisation that are actively involved in Internet operations and development or ICT policy in their countries and respective communities. The fellow is expected to positively and actively contribute to Internet number resource management awareness and policy development in the AFRINIC service region. The fellowship…

African Youth Conference on Climate Change AfriYOCC 2017 Abuja Nigeria

African Youth Conference on Climate Change | Diplomacy Opportunities

The African Youth Initiative Climate Change (AYICC) is convening the third edition of the African Youth Conference on Climate Change (AfriYOCC) on the Theme: ‘’Integrating African Youth in the Implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions: Trends and Prospects’’ from the 25th to 27th October 2017 in Abuja, Nigeria. Join Diplomacy Opportunities Facebook group here and follow @DiplomacyOpp on Twitter AfriYOCC 2017 – will provide an avenue for…

AU Youth Volunteers

Apply: 2018 African Union Youth Volunteer Corps | Diplomacy Opportunities

The African Union Youth Volunteer Corps (AU-YVC), established in 2010, is a continental development program that promotes youth volunteerism in Africa. The program aims to deepen the status of young people as key actors in Africa’s development targets and goals, enhancing their participation in policy development as well as design and implementation of relevant interventions…


Call for Expression of Interest (EOI) Continental TVET Expert-Advisory Group

  The African Union Commission is launching the process to renew the composition of the Continental TVET Expert – Advisory Group. The team of experts will guide member states in the formulation of national TVET policies, establishment of training coordination structures and implementation bodies that will be able to manage the TVET policy. This is…

African Union Call for Young African Media Professionals

African Union Call for Young African Media Professionals | Diplomacy Opportunities

As part of the inclusion and mainstreaming of youth, the African Union Commission (AUC) will engage 10 young media professionals across the regions of Africa to consult with a demographic dividend expert on Africa’s demographic dividend agenda, and contribute to the narrative on the framing of the DD. The activity will entail the creation of…

Scholarship in China through the African Union

Call for Applications for Master’s Scholarship Tenable at Universities in the People’s Republic of China | Diplomacy Opportunities

  The Department of Human Resources, Science and Technology of the African Union Commission has the role to ensure the coordination of AU programmes in Education and Human Resource Development; Science, Technology and Innovation; and Youth empowerment. The Department provides technical support to Member States in the development and implementation of policies and programmes towards…

continental Youth Advisory Board for Sexual and Reproductive Health and rights

Apply: African Union Continental Youth Advisory Board | Diplomacy Opportunities

The continental Youth Advisory Board for Sexual and Reproductive Health and rights was set up in November 2015 to represent young people from African and the diaspora in the review, development, popularization and accountability initiatives as they relate to young people’s policies in Africa. It is a model of youth participation and engagement in continental…

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African Union Call For Election Observers | Diplomacy Opportunities

The African Union Commission (Department of Political Affairs) is developing a database of experts to assist in election observation and capacity building for electoral stakeholders in its Member States. The experts are required in the following categories: A. For Election Observation, Pre-election and Follow-up Missions: 1. Election Experts; and 2. Long Term Elections Observers. The…