Mo Ibrahim Leadership Fellowship

Mo Ibrahim Leadership Fellowship 2020 ($100,000 Annual Stipend)

The Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships form a selective programme designed to mentor future African leaders. Through this annual fellowship programme, we seek to deepen and broaden our growing network which continues to contribute its skills and learning to a better Africa. The Fellowships offer the opportunity to work in the executive offices of either the AfDB…

World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program

World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program 2019

Launched in 2013, the World Bank Group (WBG) Africa Fellowship Program targets young talented African nationals who are completing or recently completed a Ph.D. in an area relevant to the World Bank’s work. The fellowship program has been very successful since its inception, building a strong pipeline of young African talent interested in a career…

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…

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Young Leaders Forum 2019

Call For Applications: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Young Leaders Forum 2019

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Uganda office, invites politically interested and active young people to apply for the 2020 in-take of the Young Leaders Forum (YLF). The YLF is an initiative of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) whose aim is to contribute to the development of the political, social, economic knowledge and skills of young women and men and to motivate them…

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…

Atlantic Dialogues Emerging Leaders Program 2019

Fully Funded Atlantic Dialogues Emerging Leaders Program 2019

Young leaders from around the Atlantic basin and Africa, who have demonstrated leadership and initiative in their fields; who want to contribute to shaping the regional and global agenda in politics, finance, business, civil society, and many other areas; who are eager to network with their peers and older; and who seek to foster and…

UNFPA / United Nations Volunteer Population Data Fellowship

UNFPA / United Nations Volunteer Population Data Fellowship 2019

The new Population Data Fellowship Programme is an initiative of United Nations Volunteere (UNV) and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and is supported by Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC). This is a new programme designed to develop a talent pipeline of early career population and data specialists in the area of civil registration and vital statistics.…

Thomas Pickering Foreign Affairs Program and Fellowship

Pickering Foreign Affairs Program and Fellowship 2019

Interested in a career serving U.S. interests abroad?  If so, the Thomas R. Pickering Fellowship offers a unique opportunity to promote positive change in the world.  Upon successful completion of a two-year master’s degree program and fulfillment of Foreign Service entry requirements, fellows have the opportunity to work as Foreign Service Officers with the U.S.…

Open Hands Initiative Salaam Fellowship for Conflict Resolution

Fully Funded Open Hands Initiative Salaam Fellowship for Conflict Resolution

The “Salaam Fellowship for Conflict Resolution” aims to bring together high potential young people from the U.S. and Morocco for the purpose of increasing mutual respect and understanding between our countries. Ideal participants will possess a desire to be better communicators, and will be committed to learning in fellowship with their counterparts. Further, they may…

United Nations Training Programme for Palestinian Media Practitioners

Fully Funded United Nations Training Programme for Palestinian Media Practitioners 2019

As part of a special information programme mandated by the United Nations General Assembly, the UN Department of Global Communications (DGC) organizes an annual training programme for Palestinian journalists. The programme aims to provide hands-on skills training on media related topic/s as well as expose the selected journalists to the work of the United Nations, with…