African Development Bank Young Professionals Program

African Development Bank Young Professionals Program 2020

The Young Professionals Program (YPP) targets high potential, best-in-class young professionals with a strong passion for Africa’s development. This program is not an internship arrangement; rather it offers exceptional career opportunities to talented young professionals with leadership potential, an established record of outstanding academic and professional achievement to make a difference to the development of…

Call For Applications: NESG / LEAP Africa Bridge Fellowship 2019

The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) in conjunction with LEAP Africa is pleased to announce the NESG Bridge Fellowship. The NESG Bridge Fellowship is a merit-based fellowship jointly designed and administered by the NESG, a private sector Think-Tank and Policy Advocacy Group, and LEAP Africa, a youth-leadership development non-profit organization. The NESG Bridge Fellowship is…

Erasmus+ Multi-Skills Carousel Youth Exchange Project

Fully Funded Erasmus+ Multi-Skills Carousel Youth Exchange Project

This project addresses the topic of unemployment in youngsters, since in 2019, the rate of unemployed 18-24 year-olds in the EU-28 area is around 14%, that is 3.3 million young people (18-24 years) who do not have a job. The purpose of “Multi-skills Carousel” youth exchange is to create a secure environment in which participants will…

Commonwealth Youth Awards

Call For Nominations: Commonwealth Youth Awards 2020

Nominations have opened for the 2020 Commonwealth Youth Awards which will see winners awarded a cash grant to scale-up development work benefiting their communities. The Commonwealth Youth Awards recognise the exemplary work undertaken by young people across the 53 member countries. Regional winners will be invited to an awards ceremony in London on Commonwealth Day 2020. The…

Awaji Youth Federation Fellowship in Japan

Paid Awaji Youth Federation Fellowship 2020 in Japan

Awaji Youth Federation (AYF) is an initiative of the Pasona Group Inc, an international community of young innovators based on Awaji Island, Japan. The main focus is the regional revitalization of the island, cultural creation, and entrepreneurship. Every year AYF invites promising professionals and aspiring leaders across the world to establish a creative, innovative community…

Atlas Corps Fellowship For Social Change Leaders

Fully Funded Atlas Corps Fellowship For Social Change Leaders 2020

The Atlas Corps Fellowship is a 12-18 month Fellowship in the United States for the world’s top social change leaders. Fellows serve full-time at Host Organizations to develop leadership skills and learn effective practices through the Atlas Corps Global Leadership Lab professional development series and networking opportunities with other Fellows. Participants in this prestigious fellowship…

Africa Peace and Social Change Fellowship

Fully Funded Africa Peace and Social Change Fellowship 2020

The Peace and Social Change Fellowship Program is designed to bring together activists, practitioners and academics to learn from and with each other, strengthen relationships, and exchange ideas with other grassroots women change makers from across diverse contexts and geographies. This 2020 call for applications is open to African grassroots activists working broadly on the…

Fully Funded LEAD Alliance Exchange Program 2020

Fully Funded LEAD Alliance Exchange Program 2020

 LEAD is a program sponsored by USAID and implemented by World Learning in partnership with the International Republican Institute (IRI) and Center for Citizenship Education. LEAD Alliance is the program’s exciting component that IRI implements to bring together regional emerging leaders from diverse sectors — civil society, media, government, private industry and academia — to…

CIVICUS Solidarity Fund

Call For Applications: CIVICUS Solidarity Fund 2019

A central tenet of membership in the CIVICUS alliance is belonging to a global movement that stands in solidarity. In this spirit, the alliance is launching the first cycle of the CIVICUS Solidarity Fund (CSF), a member-led and member-resourced mechanism that makes provision for both flexible and rapid response funds. The framework for the CSF was approved…

AU / CIEFFA Youth Capacity Building Workshop on Girls’Education in Africa

AU/CIEFFA Youth Capacity Building Workshop on Girls’Education in Africa

The African Union/International Centre for Girls’ and Women’s Education in Africa (AU/CIEFFA) is a specialized institution of the African Union since 2004, dealing with women’s and girls’ education following Decision Assembly/AU/DEC.44 (III). The centre is located in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Following the two previously organized capacity building workshops respectively held in Ethiopia and Tunisia; this…