Call for applications - Debate on youth and political decision-making in Africa

Call for applications: Debate on Youth and Political Decision-making in Africa (Fully Funded)| Diplomacy Opportunities

Engaging young people in politics is critical to the safeguarding and strengthening of democracy worldwide. With an estimated 1.2 billion people aged 15–24 on the planet, justice and democratic legitimacy demand more than a token youth presence in parliament. People between the ages of 20 and 44 make up 57 per cent of the world’s…

Training for Young Journalists on Reporting on climate change and sustainable development issues in Southeast Asia

Training on Climate Change and SDG Reporting, Southeast Asia 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The training will bring together young journalists, photojournalists and citizen reporters from Southeast Asia, media and climate/environment experts as well as some representatives of development partners in a view to enhance media monitoring and reporting on the globally interconnected issue of climate change. In particular, the workshop aims to: • Equip the young journalists, photojournalists…

British Council Future News Worldwide

British Council Future News Worldwide 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Future News Worldwide is a unique partnership programme between the British Council and some of the world’s leading media organisations. It aims to assist young people to develop a wide range of journalism skills and to establish the UK as a global leader in the nurturing of young journalists and media figures.   The programme…

UNV call for volunteers

United Nations Volunteers Special Call 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNV is based in Bonn, Germany. UNV has a staff of around 150 at headquarters, and almost 7,000 volunteers deployed in the field. Four Regional Offices in Bangkok, Dakar, Nairobi and Panama City develop regional interventions to advance peace and development, and around 80 Field Units represent the organization at the country level. Below are…

Climate Tracker Trainer

Climate Tracker Trainer Turkey (Fully Funded + Stipend) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Do you want to inspire other young people? Become a trainer for Climate Tracker in Istanbul, Turkey! Together with two other international trainers you will facilitate a two-day workshop on climate change and journalism in Istanbul, Turkey. The workshop will take place between March 20 and March 24, and has three main parts: Climate Science,…

Young Sustainable impact 2017

Young Sustainable Impact 2017 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

At Young Sustainable Impact, you will meet with other young professionals around the world to solve the Sustainable Development Goals set out by the United Nations. We`re calling out all earthpreneurs. If you get chosen after the three application rounds you will commit to an innovation program from April until August. In a group of…

United Nations Dag Hammarskjöld Fund for Journalists

Call For Applications: United Nations Journalism Felowship | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Dag Hammarskjöld Fund for Journalists is now accepting applications from professional journalists from developing countries for its 2017 fellowship program. The application deadline is March 20, 2017. The fellowships are available to radio, television, print and web journalists, age 25 to 35, from developing countries who are interested in coming to New York to…

Asia Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development Regional Civil Society Engagement Mechanism

Asia Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (Funding Available) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Pursuant to ESCAP resolution 72/6 Committing to the effective implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific, Governments and other stakeholders will convene at the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD 2017) on the theme of “Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing Asia-Pacific.” As an inclusive regional intergovernmental…

Laureate Global Fellows from Youth Action Net

Laureate Global Fellowship 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Laureate Global Fellowship annually recognizes 20 young leaders who have pioneered solutions to urgent challenges in their communities and beyond. Fellows develop leadership expertise and deepen their impact through a dynamic, yearlong learning experience, and join a network of nearly 1500 changemakers like them who continue to benefit from learning opportunities and connections throughout…

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Call For Applications: Teach For Nigeria Fellowship 2017 (Paid) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Teach for Nigeria Fellowship program is a 2 year full-time paid commitment in which we place the most outstanding graduates and professionals to teach in Nigeria’s underserved schools in low- income communities.The Teach For Nigeria fellowship is a transformational leadership program that equips Fellows with transferable leadership skills to effect change beyond the classrooms…