UNDP ‘16 x 16’ Initiative

Apply To Attend UNDP ‘16 x 16’ Initiative 2019

’16 x 16’ is a new global initiative, supported by the Government of Italy, as part of UNDP’s Youth Global Programme for Sustainable Development and Peace (Youth-GPS), to recognize and support 16 youth-led organisations, movements or networks that promote Sustainable Development Goal 16 (SDG16). It is also a contribution to the implementation of the United Nations…

Australia National University Asia Pacific Week APW

2019 Australia National University Asia Pacific Week (Scholarships Available)

Following the stunning success of Asia Pacific Week 2018, CAP is pleased to announce that the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific will once again host the event from 30 June to 5 July 2019. Asia Pacific Week (APW) is an annual conference that brings together leading experts with student delegates from around the…

11th Global Investigative Journalism GIJC19 fellowships

Fully Funded 11th Global Investigative Journalism Conference

The Global Investigative Journalism Conference (GIJC) is the premier international gathering of investigative and data journalists, held once every two years. This year, the 11th conference will be held in Hamburg, Germany, from September 26 to 29, and is being co-hosted by the Global Investigative Journalism Network, Netzwerk Recherche and Interlink Academy. GIJC19 will feature over 150…

120 Under 40 Young Family Planning Leaders

Nominations Open For 120 Under 40 Young Family Planning Leaders (Fully Funded)

120 Under 40: The New Generation of Family Planning Leaders recognizes and highlights the achievements of the next generation of family planning leaders worldwide. The project launched on September 26, 2015, World Contraception Day — an annual event that focuses international attention on enabling young people to make informed decisions about family planning and reproductive health.…

4th ACWAY Youth Forum 2019 in Azerbaijan

Fully Funded 4th ACWAY Youth Forum 2019 in Azerbaijan

The 4th ACWAY Forum will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan, in July 2019 in partnership with Baku International Multiculturalism Center and The Stirling Foundation. Taking place in conjunction with the Baku International Multiculturalism Summer School, the ACWAY Forum will be an opportunity for the participants to contextualize the concepts of multiculturalism and interfaith harmony into practice. Participants…

United Nations Model UN Youth Summit 2019

United Nations Model UN Youth Summit 2019

Model United Nations (MUN) simulations are popular exercises for those interested in learning more about the United Nations (UN). It is estimated that more than 400,000 students worldwide participate every year in MUN at all educational levels – from primary school to university. Many of today’s leaders in law, government, business and the arts participated…

European Development Days (EDD) Young Leaders Programme

Fully Funded European Development Days Young Leaders Programme 2019

The European Commission is inviting young people from around the world to play an active role in this year’s European Development Days (EDD). We are looking for 15 extraordinary young people aged 21-26 who can represent the powerful impact that youth are having in the development field. The Young Leaders Programme will consist of a…

United Nations Global Climate Action Award

United Nations Global Climate Action Award 2019 (Fully Funded To UN Climate Conference in Chile)

Spearheaded by UN Climate Change’s Momentum for Change initiative, the UN Global Climate Action Award shines a light on the most innovative, scalable and replicable examples of what people around the world are doing to tackle climate change. Who can apply? Organizations, communities, cities, businesses, universities, governments and others that are taking concrete action on…

Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Award 2019

Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Award 2019 ($10,000 Prize + Fully Funded to Washington DC)

Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders is the global awards for innovation in local peacebuilding. Through the annual awards, Peace Direct offers international recognition for organisations trying new or different peacebuilding approaches or new organisations doing peacebuilding where it hasn’t been done before. These are the only global awards for local peacebuilders – inspiring individuals who are building a…

Arab and African Youth Platform 2019 (Fully Funded To Egypt)

The Arab and African Youth Platform is a three-day event taking place from 16 to 18 March 2019 in Aswan, Egypt. It follows the recommendations of the second edition of World Youth Forum, of establishing a platform for the Arab and African youth to discuss the important challenges facing both regions in “Aswan”, the capital…