UNESCO Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme (UNESCO Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowship Programme)

UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme ($10,000 Funding) | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNESCO designed the project “UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships Programme” (UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme) in the framework of the Japanese Funds-in-Trust for the Capacity-Building of Human Resources which was established in November 2000 by the Government of Japan to enable UNESCO to give impetus to research in four areas under UNESCO’s Priority Programme Areas. The…

NEF

Call For Applications: 2019 Next Einstein Forum Fellowship (Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Fellows is a select programme that recognises Africa’s best young scientists and technologists. These innovators and emerging leaders, at least 40 percent of whom are women, will have two main opportunities as a NEF Fellow 1. Advance their scientific career. NEF Fellows have a unique platform to: Present their work…

Monash University Gender, Peace and Security

Fully Funded Monash Youth Fellowship in Gender, Peace and Security | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Monash Gender, Peace and Security Centre based at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia is seeking expressions of interest for the Visiting Youth Fellowship, which will take place for four weeks during 2019. Candidates will have a demonstrated interest in gender equality through activities such as advocacy, working in or with non-government organisations, or university…

Africa Foresight Group Fellowship

Fully Funded Africa Foresight Group Fellowship | Diplomacy Opportunities

The AFG Fellowship is a great opportunity for recent graduates, young professionals and aspiring business leaders who want to gain and deepen their experience in business consulting, market research and the African business landscape more generally. The AFG Fellow will: – Support the Accra team on a variety of client engagements across the different service…

Peace and Social Change Fellowship Women Peace Security Program

Fully Funded Peace and Social Change Fellowship | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Peace and Social Change Fellowship Program is designed to bring together activists, practitioners and academics from across Africa to learn from and with each other, strengthen relationships, and exchange ideas with other grassroots women changemakers across the region. The fellowship is open to grassroots activists working broadly on the issue of peace and security.…

The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)

Fully Funded TWAS-UNESCO Associateship Scheme | Diplomacy Opportunities

In collaboration with UNESCO and a number of centres of excellence in the South, TWAS has instituted a Joint Associateship Scheme to enable competent researchers from the South to visit these centres regularly. An associate is appointed for three years during which he/she can visit a Centre twice for research collaboration. TWAS provides travel support…

IREX Community Solutions Program

2018 IREX Community Solutions Program (Fully Funded to the United States) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Community Solutions Program (CSP) is a year-long professional development program for people who are working to improve their communities by addressing issues related to the environment, tolerance and conflict resolution, transparency and accountability, and women and gender. For 2019–2020, up to 80 community activists will be selected to participate in the program, which includes:…

Nelson Komba at Africans Rising in Arusha

Diplomacy Opportunities Testimonials: Nelson Komba

I saw an opportunity posted on Diplomacy opportunities on their mailing list. This opportunity was about an Anti Corruption contest by an organization called African Rising. I submitted my work on fighting corruption in Africa, which is my book 24 Hours of Equality. I was shortlisted for nomination and election where I came second. The…

United Nations Regional Course in International Law

Fully Funded United Nations Regional Course in International Law for Africa | Diplomacy Opportunities

The United Nations Regional Course in International Law for Africa is organized by the Codification Division of the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs in cooperation with Ethiopia, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Union. The Regional Course will be held at the facilities of the ECA in Addis Ababa,…

Young Africa Leadership Initiative Mandela Washington Fellowship

Apply For 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship (Fully Funded To The United States) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, begun in 2014, is the flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) that empowers young people through academic coursework, leadership training, and networking. In 2019, the Fellowship will provide 700 outstanding young leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa with the opportunity to hone their skills at a…