YALI Regional Leadership Center West Africa

YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program 2019 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) was launched by the United States government as a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. The need to invest in grooming strong, results-oriented leaders comes out of the statistics: nearly 1 in 3 Africans are between the ages of 10 and 24, and approximately…

Conflict Frontiers International

Conflict Frontiers International Unemployment & Depression in Africa: Virtual Summit 2019

This virtual summit is an intensive program designed for African young adults seeking to effectively respond to the most pressing challenges of unemployment, specifically responding to depression. In this summit’s program, participants will be taken through the myths surrounding mental health, the manifestations of depression, which vary from one to person to another, the objective…

2019 Data4Change Workshop For NGOs and CSOs

2019 Data4Change Workshop For NGOs and CSOs (Fully Funded To Kenya) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Since 2014, more than 200 people from over 40 countries have attended DATA4CHANGE flagship events in London, Beirut and Kampala. Applications are now open to attend our 2019 event, which will be held at Nairobi Garage. We’re very excited to have Code for Africa on board as our event partner. DATA4CHANGE is a London-based non-profit…

TRi Facts Africa Check

Call For Applications: Election Fact-Checking and Verification Workshop

TRi Facts is looking for fact-checking champions to help build in-house fact-checking capacity within media organisations to improve the quality of election reporting and fostering a wider culture of fact-checking. In January 2019, TRi Facts will be facilitating a fact-checking training workshop for mid-career journalists in Nigeria: Lagos, Ibadan, Port Harcourt and Enugu. The workshop takes…

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa Fellowship For Young African Professionals

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa Fellowship for Young African Professionals | Diplomacy Opportunities

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) is the regional arm of the United Nations in Africa. Its mandate is to promote the economic and social development of Africa. ECA’s dual role as a regional arm of the UN, and a part of the regional institutional landscape in Africa, positions it well to make unique…

Afrika Kommt

Apply To Fully Funded Afrika Kommt (2019 – 2021) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Nineteen of Germany’s leading businesses have committed themselves to a common cause. In 2008, they launched the AFRIKA KOMMT! initiative for economic and capacity development. The programme trains young, future managers from Sub-Saharan Africa on-site with German companies. The main idea behind the initiative is to create a win-win-situation for the programme participants and the…

World Peace Initiative Mindfulness Grant For The Community (Up To 3,000 USD)

Apply: World Peace Initiative Mindfulness Grant For The Community (Up To 3,000 USD) | Diplomacy Opportunities

World Peace Initiative (WPI) is an international non-profit organization headquartered in Thailand. Our activities are based on the firm belief that world peace can be achieved, if each of us works first on achieving our own inner peace and then shares it with our family, friends, and community. World peace can then be achieved by using…

Institute for Justice and reconciliation (IJR)

Peacebuilding Interventions Internship at the Institute For Justice and Reconciliation | Diplomacy Opportunities

Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) Are you a postgraduate student (or have recently graduated) with a passion to promote fair, democratic and inclusive societies in Africa? Do you want to develop your peacebuilding, research and analysis skills in a dynamic South African non-profit organization that works in several countries across Africa? The Peacebuilding Interventions…

2019 International Young Women Mediation Forum

2019 International Young Women Mediation Forum (Fully Funded To Kenya) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The International Young Women Mediation Forum will bring together 23 young female mediators from Africa and Europe. Participants will include members of different women mediators’ networks such as FemWise-Africa, Women Mediators across the Commonwealth (WMC), and the Mediterranean Women Mediators Network (MWMN). The Forum aims to tackle the lack of representation of young women in…

NEF

Call For Applications: 2019 Next Einstein Forum Fellowship (Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Fellows is a select programme that recognises Africa’s best young scientists and technologists. These innovators and emerging leaders, at least 40 percent of whom are women, will have two main opportunities as a NEF Fellow 1. Advance their scientific career. NEF Fellows have a unique platform to: Present their work…