GAPMIL Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week 2019

Call For Nominations: GAPMIL Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Awards 2019 in Sweden

The UNESCO-led GAPMIL (Global Alliance for Partnerships on Media and Information Literacy) is calling for nominations for the GAPMIL Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Awards 2019. The Awards will recognize significant work and contributions in the field of MIL, and will honour individuals or organizations who have demonstrated excellence and leadership in integrating MIL into their activities and…

UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education

2019 UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education (US$ 50,000 Award)

UNESCO has launched the call for nominations for the 2019 UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education. The Prize annually awards US$ 50,000 to two outstanding laureates. Governments of UNESCO Member States and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in official partnership with UNESCO are now invited to nominate up to three individuals, institutions or organizations who have…

European Commission Lorenzo Natali Media Prize

European Commission Lorenzo Natali Media Prize 2019 (€10,000 Award)

The Lorenzo Natali Media Prize was launched in 1992 to recognise excellence in reporting on development issues, inequality, human rights, and poverty eradication. It was created by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO), and named after Lorenzo Natali, an early champion of European development policy. Today, the Lorenzo Natali Media Prize’s community…

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…

Commonwealth Youth Awards Nominations

Commonwealth Youth Award 2019 (£5000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Commonwealth is offering exceptional young people who are making a difference in their communities a chance to win a Commonwealth Youth Award. Nominations are opening for the 2019 edition of the awards, which includes a cash grant and a trip to attend the awards ceremony in London next March, during Commonwealth Week. The awards…

2019 United Nations Public Service Awards

Applications Open For 2019 United Nations Public Service Awards | Diplomacy Opportunities

The United Nations Public Service Awards is the most prestigious international recognition of excellence in public service. It rewards the creative achievements and contributions of public service institutions that lead to a more effective and responsive public administration in countries worldwide. Through an annual competition, the UN Public Service Awards promotes the role, professionalism and visibility of…

Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards 2019

2019 Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards (£2000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards will celebrate outstanding innovators and innovations that are helping Commonwealth countries and their people achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and advance the values in the Commonwealth Charter that commit Commonwealth countries to the development of free and democratic societies and the promotion of peace and prosperity. Key Objectives Recognise innovations…

Global Teacher Prize ($1million Award)

2019 Global Teacher Prize ($1million Award) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Global Teacher Prize is a US $1million dollar award, presented annually to an exceptional teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession. The Varkey Foundation established the prize in 2014, to recognise and celebrate the impact that teachers have around the world – not only on their students, but on the communities…

North-South Prize of the Council of Europe

North-South Prize of the Council of Europe | Diplomacy Opportunities

The North-South Prize is awarded each year since 1995 to two candidates who have stood out for their exceptional commitment to promoting North-South solidarity. The candidates, preferably a man and a woman, must have distinguished themselves in the following areas: protection of human rights, defence of pluralist democracy, public awareness raising on issues of global…

UNESCO Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2018

Call for nominations: UNESCO-supported GAPMIL Global Media and Information Literacy Awards 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Together with UNESCO, GAPMIL (Global Alliance for Partnerships on Media and Information Literacy) is calling for nominations for the GAPMIL Global MIL Awards 2018. The Awards will recognize significant work and contributions in the field of Media and Information Literacy (MIL), and will honour individuals or organizations who have demonstrated excellence and leadership in integrating MIL into…