United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)

UNAOC Youth Solidarity Fund 2019

The Youth Solidarity Fund (YSF) supports youth-led organizations that foster peaceful and inclusive societies. Seed funding is given to projects, for and by young people, that demonstrate innovative and effective approaches to intercultural or interfaith dialogue. Established in 2008, the Fund responded to calls for action made by youth-led organizations around the world on the importance of…

Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP) at Wits Journalism

Call For Applications: Reporting Grants and Workshop on Digital Identity, Data & Technology in Africa 2019

The Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP or the Project) at Wits Journalism, with support from Omidyar Network, are inviting all journalists to submit proposals for reporting grants and workshop participation to investigate issues related to digital identification, data privacy, and technology in Africa. The Project will provide reporting grants of up to US$1,000 to successful applicants, who will also…

Masterclass on Migration Reporting at Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism

Call for Application: Masterclass on Migration Reporting at Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism

The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) invites Nigerian professional investigative reporters (full-time or freelance) from the print, online and broadcast specialties to apply for a two-day masterclass on migration reporting in line with the organisation’s Media Engagement on Migration Reporting programme supported by The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). Media Engagement…

Learning Partners for Global Partnership For Education (GPE) Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX)

Call for expressions of interest: Learning Partners for GPE’s Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX)

The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) are accepting proposals for Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX) Global Grants from individual organizations or groups of organizations for multi-region, multi-country projects that aim to develop, test, and apply ways to scale innovations that address key education issues. The goal of KIX global…

UNESCO YouthMobile Seed-Grants For Africa Code Week 2019

UNESCO YouthMobile Seed-Grants is now seeking applications for supporting local organizations to implement Africa Code Week workshops. The project aims to empower girls with digital skills and equip teachers with coding knowledge to teach more students in the future. UNESCO YouthMobile is joining forces with SAP to empower young Africans with coding and digital skills…

2019 Climate Tracker Reporting Fellowship For Young Journalists

2019 Climate Tracker Reporting Fellowship For Young Journalists

Climate Tracker is looking for young journalists from around the world who want to make a big impact in their countries by publishing about a youth movement or young leader pushing for climate action in their country. As of today, the plans presented by countries are not enough to keep global warming within the Paris Agreement’s 1.5C degree limit.…

Restless Development

Call For Application: UNESCO & Restless Development Workshop For Youth-Led CSOs

Restless Development is a agency powered by young people. In partnership with UNESCO we are inviting youth-led organsiations, networks and activists to join us for a workshop to strengthen Media and Information Literacy in Malawi! What will the workshop look like? The workshop will take place in Lilongwe over 3 days in mid-September 2019 (dates…

UNDP and African Union African Young Women Leaders Fellowship

UNDP and African Union Young Women Leaders Fellowship

African Young Women Leaders Fellowship Programme – a partnership between the African Union Commission (AUC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). This exciting partnership aims to build a new generation of young African women leaders and experts to serve Africa and the world in designing and implementing development programmes in the context of the SDGs and Agenda 2063. AUC and…

International Youth Math Challenge

Call For Applications: International Youth Math Challenge 2019

International Youth Math Challenge (IYMC) 2019, an international math competition open to all talented high school and university students. The Qualification Round 2019 of the International Youth Math Challenge has opened for submissions. Use your math skills and your creativity to qualify for the global final round to win great prizes and certificates!  The IYMC…