Call for Proposals for Innovations in Preventing Gender-Based Violence

Call for Proposals for Innovations in Preventing Gender-Based Violence | Diplomacy Opportunities

The World Bank Group and Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) announced a new open call for awards recognizing promising innovations aimed at preventing gender-based violence. SVRI and the World Bank Group will disburse more than US$1 million to advance evidence-based interventions to prevent gender-based violence (GBV) in low- and middle-income countries. An expert panel will select winners engaged in research, interventions, or other…

World Forum For Democracy 2017

World Forum For Democracy 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The sixth edition of the Council of Europe’s World Forum for Democracy will engage with decision-makers, young people and opinion-formers to review novel initiatives and approaches which can enhance democratic practices and help parties and media, but also other political actors, to re-connect to citizens, make informed choices and function optimally in the 21st century…

UN YPP Exams Applications

United Nations Young Professionals Programme (Applications Now Open) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Young Professionals Programme (YPP) is a recruitment initiative for talented, highly qualified professionals to start a career as an international civil servant with the United Nations Secretariat. It consists of an entrance examination and professional development programmes once successful candidates start their career with the UN. Who can apply? The YPP examination is held…

United Nations Peacebuilding Gender and Youth Promotion Initiative

United Nations Peacebuilding Gender and Youth Promotion Initiative | Diplomacy Opportunities

The United Nations Secretary-General’s Peacebuilding Fund’s (PBF) Gender and Youth Promotion Initiative #GYPI is an expression of the Fund’s commitment to inclusive peacebuilding. It supports the empowerment of women and the advancement of gender equality and recognizes the role of young people as central to the relevance and effectiveness of PBF’s overall peacebuilding portfolio. Through…

NextGen@ICANN

ICANN NextGen Abu Dhabi (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

ICANN is looking for the ‘next generation’ of individuals who are interested in becoming more actively engaged in their own regional communities as well as taking part in the future growth of global Internet policy.  Important work is happening every day at ICANN; if you are ready to start your journey, read the information below to see…

EU Seminar Access to Rights for Young People

EU Access to Rights for Young People Seminar (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Expert seminar on the measures to implement and disseminate the Recommendation on Access to Rights will identify and propose possible support measures for the implementation of the Recommendation CM/Rec(2016)7 on the young people’s access to rights.  The objectives of the seminar are: To explore current situations where young people have limited access to rights, as well…

“CAMPAIGN AGAINST TEENAGE PREGNANCY” by Benedicta Chukwuyem Uweru

Development Ambassadors: Benedicta Chukwuyem Uweru | Diplomacy Opportunities

Meet Benedicta Chukwuyem Uweru from Nigeria. Benedicta joined YALI network and commenced a course on understanding the rights of women and girls, where she started a movement against teenage pregnancy. In her words “ the course on understanding the rights of women and girls made me realize the role of every single individual in educating…

Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI)

Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) is a grant-giving program managed and supervised by the Canada Embassy in Egypt and is designed to support small to medium scaled, short-term yet highly impactful local development projects. Through providing direct and immediate funding for small projects that offer direct social, economic, or technical assistance to local…

Case4Space competion on Facebook and Instagram

Case4Space Competition (Win Trip TO Bangkok) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The competition is asking a series of questions that relates to one of the Case for Space themes. The top 25 photos with the most likes (wows, and/or hearts) will be judged by a panel of independent artists, development professionals and UN staff. From the top 25 photos, ten will be selected for printing and…