IREX Community Solutions Program

2018 IREX Community Solutions Program (Fully Funded to the United States) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Community Solutions Program (CSP) is a year-long professional development program for people who are working to improve their communities by addressing issues related to the environment, tolerance and conflict resolution, transparency and accountability, and women and gender. For 2019–2020, up to 80 community activists will be selected to participate in the program, which includes:…

United Nations Regional Course in International Law

Fully Funded United Nations Regional Course in International Law for Africa | Diplomacy Opportunities

The United Nations Regional Course in International Law for Africa is organized by the Codification Division of the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs in cooperation with Ethiopia, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Union. The Regional Course will be held at the facilities of the ECA in Addis Ababa,…

Young Africa Leadership Initiative Mandela Washington Fellowship

Apply For 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship (Fully Funded To The United States) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, begun in 2014, is the flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) that empowers young people through academic coursework, leadership training, and networking. In 2019, the Fellowship will provide 700 outstanding young leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa with the opportunity to hone their skills at a…

AU - EU Youth Cooperation Hub

Apply For AU – EU Youth Cooperation Hub (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The AU-EU Youth Cooperation Hub will enable 42 selected young Africans, Europeans and Diaspora to work with the African Union, the European Union and other relevant stakeholders in developing new approaches, defining the scope of pilot projects and monitoring their implementation in six areas: Business, Job Creation & Entrepreneurship Culture, Sports & Arts Education and…

Mo Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships

Mo Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships ($100,000 Annual Stipend) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships form a selective programme designed to mentor future African leaders. Through this annual fellowship programme, we seek to deepen and broaden our growing network which continues to contribute its skills and learning to a better Africa. The Fellowships offer the opportunity to work in the executive offices of either the African…

2018 GYBN Regional Youth Capacity Building Workshop for Africa

Call for Applications: 2018 GYBN Regional Youth Capacity Building Workshop for Africa (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

To strengthen the capacity of young leaders to take action in support of National Biodiversity Strategies and Actions Plan (NBSAPs) and to contribute towards the achievement of the Aichi Biodiversity Targets, the Global Youth Biodiversity Network (GYBN) is hosting a series of capacity-building workshops around the world in 2018/19. Participants will take part in team building, networking…

United Nations Women and UNDP Africa Youth Conference and Call For Youth-Led Social Entrepreneurship Solutions

United Nations Africa Youth Conference and Call For Youth Led Social Entrepreneurship Solutions (Fully Funded To Kenya & $15,000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

In efforts to support innovative youth entrepreneurs and facilitate knowledge management and exchange, UN Women, in collaboration with its partners, will host the Africa Youth Conference 2018 on 23 – 25 October 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. The conference, under the theme of “Unleashing the Potential of Youth in Africa – Prioritizing Investment in Youth Development…

Africa Innovates for the SDGs

Apply: Africa Innovates for the SDGs | Diplomacy Opportunities

Africa Innovates for the SDGs is a new award for African social innovators with exceptional ideas and initiatives linked to any of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Co-Chair of the Group of Eminent Advocates for the SDGs and President of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, launched the award for…

African Union Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) 2nd Intercontinental Youth Forum

African Union Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) 2nd Intercontinental Youth Forum (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

In February 2017, the Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) pilot project was co-launched by the African Union Citizens and Diaspora Directorate (AUC-CIDO) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH to highlight the importance of the soft power of religion in the field of preventing violent extremism (PVE) through innovative youth-led approaches. iDove…

Ashoka ChangemakerXchange Ghana

2018 Ashoka ChangemakerXchange Ghana (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

  The ChangemakerXchange is a co-creation of Ashoka, the world’s first and largest social entrepreneurship network, and the Robert Bosch Stiftung, one of Europe’s biggest foundations. The summit will take place from 15TH OF OCTOBER 2018 evening until 19TH OF OCTOBER 2018 morning and participants must be able to attend all days. Applicants for ChangemakerXchange: Must be…