World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program

World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program 2019

Launched in 2013, the World Bank Group (WBG) Africa Fellowship Program targets young talented African nationals who are completing or recently completed a Ph.D. in an area relevant to the World Bank’s work. The fellowship program has been very successful since its inception, building a strong pipeline of young African talent interested in a career…

UNESCO YouthMobile Seed-Grants For Africa Code Week 2019

UNESCO YouthMobile Seed-Grants is now seeking applications for supporting local organizations to implement Africa Code Week workshops. The project aims to empower girls with digital skills and equip teachers with coding knowledge to teach more students in the future. UNESCO YouthMobile is joining forces with SAP to empower young Africans with coding and digital skills…

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Young Leaders Forum 2019

Call For Applications: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Young Leaders Forum 2019

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Uganda office, invites politically interested and active young people to apply for the 2020 in-take of the Young Leaders Forum (YLF). The YLF is an initiative of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) whose aim is to contribute to the development of the political, social, economic knowledge and skills of young women and men and to motivate them…

2019 Climate Tracker Reporting Fellowship For Young Journalists

2019 Climate Tracker Reporting Fellowship For Young Journalists

Climate Tracker is looking for young journalists from around the world who want to make a big impact in their countries by publishing about a youth movement or young leader pushing for climate action in their country. As of today, the plans presented by countries are not enough to keep global warming within the Paris Agreement’s 1.5C degree limit.…

Restless Development

Call For Application: UNESCO & Restless Development Workshop For Youth-Led CSOs

Restless Development is a agency powered by young people. In partnership with UNESCO we are inviting youth-led organsiations, networks and activists to join us for a workshop to strengthen Media and Information Literacy in Malawi! What will the workshop look like? The workshop will take place in Lilongwe over 3 days in mid-September 2019 (dates…

UNESCO - GAPMIL

GAPMIL Call For Youth Ambassadors 2019

The Global Alliance for Partnerships on Media and Information Literacy (GAPMIL) Youth Committee with support of UNESCO and SIDA is calling for Youth Ambassadors as part of its strategies to operationalize the Youth Committee globally. The Youth Ambassadors represent the GAPMIL Youth Committee; they are champions of Media and Information Literacy (MIL) from all regions…

World Forum For Democracy Youth Delegation 2019 (Fully Funded)

The World Forum for Democracy is a unique platform for political decision-makers and activists to debate solutions to key challenges for democracies worldwide. By identifying and analysing experimental initiatives and practices, the Forum highlights and encourages democracy innovations at the grassroots and their transfer on a systemic level in order to strengthen the foundations of…

UNESCO Workshop on Sustainability of Information Preservation 2019

Call For Participation: UNESCO Workshop on Sustainability of Information Preservation (Funded)

The UNESCO Regional Multisectoral Office for West Africa-Sahel, through the Communication and Information Programme, is organizing an experts’ workshop to develop indicators to monitor the sustainability of information preservation. An initiative directly linked to the Sustainable Development Objective 16, which makes access to information one of the requirements of development. UNESCO, following the strategy of…

Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa 2019

Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa 2019 (Travel Support Available)

On September 23-26, 2019 the Collaboration on International ICT Policy for East and Southern Africa (CIPESA) will host the sixth Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa (FIFAfrica). This landmark event convenes a spectrum of stakeholders from across the internet governance and online rights arenas in Africa and beyond to deliberate on gaps, concerns and opportunities for advancing…

United Nations Training Programme for Palestinian Media Practitioners

Fully Funded United Nations Training Programme for Palestinian Media Practitioners 2019

As part of a special information programme mandated by the United Nations General Assembly, the UN Department of Global Communications (DGC) organizes an annual training programme for Palestinian journalists. The programme aims to provide hands-on skills training on media related topic/s as well as expose the selected journalists to the work of the United Nations, with…