CIVICUS Youth Action Lab

Call For Applications: CIVICUS Youth Action Lab

The Youth Action Lab is a one year co-creation lab for grassroots youth activists based in the global south which works to support their movements to become more resilient and sustainable in their pursuit of a more equitable world. The Lab is an innovative, safe, active, inclusive, collective, representative and connected space, online and physical…

YALI Regional Leadership Center West Africa

YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program 2020

The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) was launched by the United States government as a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. The need to invest in grooming strong, results-oriented leaders comes out of the statistics: nearly 1 in 3 Africans are between the ages of 10 and 24, and approximately…

International Center for Journalists ICFJ fellowship

Fully Funded ICFJ And US Embassy Citizen Journalism Workshop for YSEALI Members

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), in collaboration with the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh, is organizing a four-day workshop in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, focused on blogging, citizen journalism, and fact-based reporting. From April 27 to May 1, 2020, 60 members of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) will gain a practical understanding of…

Swedish Institute Leader Lab – Connecting Advocates of Gender Equality

Fully Funded 2020 Swedish Institute Leader Lab – Connecting Advocates of Gender Equality

SI Leader Lab 2020 will bring together 50 young influential civil society leaders in South Asia, the MENA region and Sweden who are active advocates of gender equality. The overarching objective is to strengthen leaders who are working for gender equality. The programme is an opportunity for you to develop your advocacy skills and work…

Yenching Global Symposium

Fully Funded Yenching Global Symposium 2020

The Yenching Global Symposium is a fully-funded three-day conference that brings together scholars and professionals from different fields and across generations with a common interest in China. For 2020’s YGS, the conference theme is Sino-Sustainability: Reimagining Global Solutions. The Symposium will focus on China’s interaction with the wider international community and how the two will redefine approaches to the world’s…

Chevening Africa Media Freedom Fellowship

Chevening Africa Media Freedom Fellowship (Fully Funded To The UK)

The Chevening Africa Media Freedom Fellowship (CAMFF) is aimed at mid-senior level African professionals with demonstrable leadership skills in their fields, which may include public servants working in areas of media policy and regulatory frameworks, or media professionals such as journalists.  Selected fellows will be from the following Sub-Sahara African countries: Ethiopia, Burundi, Cameroon, Gambia,…

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…

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…

PRB and Goal Workshop For Youth Advocates Population, Environment, and Development

Fully Funded PRB and Goal Workshop For Youth Advocates Population, Environment, and Development

GOAL Malawi and Population Reference Bureau (PRB) will host a workshop to introduce active young advocates to the topic of population, environment, and development (PED), and teach them about evidence-based policy communication. Participants will learn how to define policy goals, identify target audiences, and craft communication objectives. Outcomes: By the end of the workshop, 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…