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…

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Masterclass on Migration Reporting at Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism

Call for Application: Masterclass on Migration Reporting at Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism

The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) invites Nigerian professional investigative reporters (full-time or freelance) from the print, online and broadcast specialties to apply for a two-day masterclass on migration reporting in line with the organisation’s Media Engagement on Migration Reporting programme supported by The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). Media Engagement…

Fully Funded ICYF International Media Training Youth Camp

Fully Funded ICYF International Media Training Youth Camp 2019

Islamic Cooperation Youth Forum (ICYF) in partnership with the Ministry of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Turkey and Anadolu Agency (AA) will organize the second edition of “Certificated International Media Training Youth Camp”. It will take place from 15 – 21 September 2019 for young men and 23 – 29 September 2019 for…

YouthConnekt Africa Awards Nominations

YouthConnekt Africa Awards 2019

The YouthConnekt Africa Summit is an annual convening that connects youth from across the continent. The 2019 YouthConnekt Africa Summit will provide a platform for all partners involved in youth development to synergize around policies, programs and partnerships that will connect youth for continental transformation. The third edition of the YouthConnekt Africa (YCA) Summit is…

Making a feminist internet: Movement building in a digital age in Africa

Fully Funded Making a feminist internet: Movement building in a digital age in Africa 2019

Online spaces and digital technologies have emerged as a critical and influential site for feminist activism and organising in Africa. From trending hashtags such as #BringBackOurGirls in Nigeria and #TotalShutdown in South Africa, to WhatsApp and Signal groups in countries across the region where feminists, activists and LGBTIQ people gather to share, plan and commune,…

Learning Partners for Global Partnership For Education (GPE) Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX)

Call for expressions of interest: Learning Partners for GPE’s Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX)

The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) are accepting proposals for Knowledge and Innovation Exchange (KIX) Global Grants from individual organizations or groups of organizations for multi-region, multi-country projects that aim to develop, test, and apply ways to scale innovations that address key education issues. The goal of KIX global…

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…

YEE Call for Prep Team Members Study Session On Fighting for a Greener Digital Future

Fully Funded YEE Call for Prep Team Members Study Session On Fighting for a Greener Digital Future

Youth and Environment Europe is announcing an open call for members of the preparatory team (prep-team) for the Study Session “Fighting for a Greener Digital Future: Strengthening Youth Participation in Internet Governance”. In previous years YEE participated in a project “STEP”, where we developed and tested an online platform for young people to take part…

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.…