ICLJ TruthBuzz Fact Checking Contest Challenge

TruthBuzz Fact Checking Contest (Win US$10,000) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Our global TruthBuzz challenge aims to invent new ways to help verified facts reach the widest possible audience.We want your creative solutions for taking fact-checking beyond long-form explanations and bullet points. We’re looking for ideas — — from everyone, not just journalists — that turn fact-checking into engaging, visual and interactive stories that are instantly understandable and shareable. We…

UN DESA Energy For Sustainable Development Grant

UN DESA Energy For Sustainable Development Grant, 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

UN DESA recognizes that eradicating poverty in all its forms and dimensions, including extreme poverty, is the greatest global challenge and an indispensable requirement for sustainable development. The thematic focus for the 2017 UN DESA Energy Grant is “Sustainable Energy for Eradicating Poverty and Promoting Prosperity in a Changing World”, reflecting the multiple roles that…

UN SDG Goal 16 runoff photo Submissions

UN SDG Goal 16 runoff photo Submissions | Diplomacy Opportunities

    The UN Sustainable Development Goals offer a chance for a new political bargain to be made between a rich world aiming for sustainability and a poor world aiming for growth. The UN SDG Goal 16 is to promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build…

DW Akademie Africa Digital Heroes

DW Digital Heroes (Fully Funded to Germany) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Do you want to be recognized as being a digital hero for environmental issues in Nigeria? If your answer is yes, we are excited to invite you to join our blogger contest “Digital Heroes – Generation Nigeria”. Who can participate? Bloggers must be at least 18 years old at the time of submission. Bloggers must…

Climate Tracker 1.5ºC Survive and Thrive Campaign

1.5ºC Survive and Thrive Campaign (Fully Funded Fellowship to COP23) | Diplomacy Opportunities

1.5ºC is the temperature increase we must stay below if we want to save our planet. This is critical for many nations around the world to protect glaciers, reefs, avoid sea level rise or extreme heat. This is why Climate Tracker is starting a campaign to support ambitious and consistent climate action in line with…

Geneva 2030 Innovation Sprint

Geneva 2030 Innovation Sprint | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Innovation Sprint will bring together a cohort of 30-40 individuals from diverse sectors and disciplines who share a common passion for advancing progress on the SDGs. What will I get out of the process? The Innovation Sprint is an experiment – an experiment in collaboration; an experiment in new work methods; and an experiment…

Union Bank and CC Hub Centenary Innovation Challenge

Union Bank Centenary Innovation Challenge | Diplomacy Opportunities

In celebration of 100 years of heritage & service, Union Bank is running a Centenary Innovation Challenge to find and support great ideas that address the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in entrepreneurial ways. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global Goals, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the…

PeaceTech Accelerator

PeaceTech Accelerator Program | Diplomacy Opportunities

The PeaceTech Accelerator provides the mentorship and training needed to scale both for- and not-for-profit peacetech initiatives rapidly, securely, and cost-effectively. The Accelerator is supported by C5 Capital Limited, Amazon Web Services, and PeaceTech Lab. Applications for the second cohort are now open through April 27, 2017. The 8-week program will begin in June and…

United Nations Environment Programme Young Champions of the Earth Climate Change

Call For Applications: UNEP Young Champions of the Earth | Diplomacy Opportunities

Young Champions of the Earth is a forward-looking prize designed to breathe life into the ambitions of brilliant young environmentalists. If you have a big idea to protect or restore the environment; if you have a vision for a more sustainable future; if you have a strong track record of instigating change; if you are…

Impact ASEAN Innovation Challenge

United Nations Volunteers Youth Innovation Challenge in ASEAN | Diplomacy Opportunities

  The Youth Volunteering Innovation Challenge (YVIC), under the theme “Impact ASEAN,” supports young volunteers throughout the ASEAN region in their journey to catalyze youth-led innovation for social impact and sustainable development by providing access to mentors and capital they need to start or scale up their projects. We are looking for innovative projects that…