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British Council Next Generation Nigeria Call For Applications

Next Generation is a global research programme initiated in countries that are experiencing a period of significant change, with the purpose of ensuring that young people’s voices are heard and their interests properly represented in decisions that will have lasting implications for their lives. The stated aims of the programme are to: Understand youth attitudes…

British Council DICE Young Storymakers Programme

British Council DICE Young Storymakers Programme (Fully Funded To London)

The DICE Young Storymakers programme is on the hunt for writers, videographers, and photojournalists committed to telling stories of positive change. DICE is partnering with the British Council to provide a rare opportunity for ambitious journalists aged 18-25 to gain invaluable professional skills while sharing stories of social and creative enterprise in their countries with…

British Council Future News Worldwide

British Council Future News Worldwide 2019 (Fully Funded)

British Council is looking for 100 of the world’s most talented, motivated and passionate student journalists to attend an intensive media training programme. You’ll receive exclusive coaching from world-leading editors, broadcasters, writers and reporters, and see how publishers around the world are using technology to find stories and bring them to life like never before.…

British Council and United Nations Association of Canada Active Citizens Workshop 2018

British Council and United Nations Association of Canada Active Citizens Workshop 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Developed by the British Council and delivered in partnership with the United Nations Association in Canada (UNA-Canada), Active Citizens (AC), formerly Active Citizens Social Enterprise, is a social leadership programme designed to help young people develop the soft skills required to better understand and address the needs of their communities through social innovation. Interactive and…

Chevening Scholarships To Study in the UK

Chevening Scholarships To Study in the UK 2019/2020 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Chevening is the UK government’s international awards scheme aimed at developing global leaders. Funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations, Chevening offers two types of award – Chevening Scholarships and Chevening Fellowships – the recipients of which are personally selected by British Embassies and High Commissions throughout the world. Chevening offers a…

British Council Story Making West Africa Workshop

British Council Story Making West Africa Workshop (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

British Council in collaboration with the African Storybook Initiative invites writers and illustrators to participate in a residential workshop for the production of mother-tongue based multilingual storybooks. The workshop is a component of the broader Story Making West Africa project which aims to promote the arts, education and mother-tongue based multilingual education in Sub-Saharan Africa.…

British Council Future News Worldwide

British Council Future News Worldwide 2018 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Future News Worldwide is a unique partnership programme between the British Council and some of the world’s leading media organizations. It aims to assist young people to develop a wide range of journalism skills and to establish the UK as a global leader in the nurturing of young journalists and media figures.   The programme…

New International Voices

New International Voices 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The British Council, LIFT and Battersea Arts Centre have an opportunity for two West African artists currently living and working in Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal or Sierra Leone to join the New International Voices residency programme in London from 11-24 June, part of LIFT 2018. The programme, created by LIFT and BAC will support a new…

Ghana Youth Conference on Climate Change and Sustainable Development

2nd Ghana Youth Conference on Climate Change and Sustainable Development | Diplomacy Opportunities

The GYCC-SD is a 3 day conference which will bring together 200 young people from across the country to learn about issues of Climate Change and the Sustainable Development agenda. The main objective is to build capacities of Ghanaian Youth for their effective participation in the implementation of Ghana’s Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) of the…

British Council Future Leaders Connect

British Council Future Leaders Connect (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Future Leaders Connect offers its members the opportunity to be part of a long-term worldwide network of emerging policy leaders. You will have the chance to discuss some of the biggest global policy issues in the Houses of Parliament in London, develop your leadership skills, learn from inspirational policy leaders and make positive policy change…