Yenching Global Symposium

2019 Fully Funded Yenching Global Symposium | Diplomacy Opportunities

China has arrived. The stories of China’s arrival have been told through its politics, economics, and society. Wǒmen: Retelling the China Stories aims to identify key components of the global “China stories” and interpret them through a gendered lens. The objective of this conference is to incorporate a gender nuance into the larger discourse on…

Yenching Social Innovation Forum

Yenching Social Innovation Forum 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The interconnected and evolving nature of our cities, economies, and well-being form the theme for the 2018 Yenching Social Innovation Forum. Inspired by the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals 3, 8, and 11, we invite young innovators to Beijing to learn, network, and pitch solutions for “Smarter Living: Cities, Jobs, and Health for the Future.” YSIF delegates can…

Astraea Foundation Intersex Human Rights Fund

Intersex Human Rights Fund | Diplomacy Opportunities

Astraea launched the Intersex Human Rights Fund in 2015 to honor the resilience, creativity and growth of intersex activism and to ensure the human rights of intersex people. It recognizes that the entrenched practice of organizing the world into the sex binary and gender binary has alarming and rights-violating consequences for intersex bodies. People with…

Yenching Global Symposium

2018 Yenching Global Symposium (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Held on Peking University’ historic campus in Beijing, this four-day, fully-funded event invites prominent Chinese and international scholars with a noted passion for China in their work and research, along with leading professionals from a wide range of fields. These young minds from around the world will converge for the 2018 Symposium, Renaissance: China’s Journey in…

Yenching Social Innovation Forum, Peking University Beijing China

Yenching Social Innovation Forum 2017 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The 2017 Yenching Social Innovation Forum seeks to bring together these leaders under the theme Dynamic Solutions for a Sustainable Future. The Forum will provide an opportunity for those on the frontlines of fighting climate change to exchange ideas, learn from pioneers across various sectors, build global networks, and develop successful strategies for China and the…

United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification COP13 Youth Forum (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

From 8-10 September 2017, the State Forestry Administration, the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification secretariat, the United Nations Environment and All Youth China Federation in partnership with Chinese Forestry Academy to co-organize the first UNCCD Youth Forum recognizing the important roles that the youth plays in achieving the sustainable development goals, in particular target…

UN DESA Energy For Sustainable Development Grant

UN DESA Energy For Sustainable Development Grant, 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

UN DESA recognizes that eradicating poverty in all its forms and dimensions, including extreme poverty, is the greatest global challenge and an indispensable requirement for sustainable development. The thematic focus for the 2017 UN DESA Energy Grant is “Sustainable Energy for Eradicating Poverty and Promoting Prosperity in a Changing World”, reflecting the multiple roles that…

UNESCO Prize for Girls and Women Education 2017

UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Funded by the Government of the People’s Republic of China, the Prize rewards innovative and outstanding projects by individuals, institutions and organizations that are advancing girls’ and women’s education. Laureates receive USD 50,000. Last year, the Directorate of Early Childhood Education of the Ministry of Education and Culture from the Republic of Indonesia and the…

ChangemakerXchange Southeast Asia (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

This edition of ChangemakerXchange summit is the first of three retreats hosted across Southeast Asia which will gather participants from South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, China, and India. Our aim is to engage young social entrepreneurs and changemakers from the region who are creating positive social impact within their communities.…

USIP’s China Grant on Peace and Conflict Dynamics

USIP China Grant on Peace and Conflict Dynamics | Diplomacy Opportunities

USIP’s China grant is a new initiative starting in 2017 that explores China’s impact on conflict dynamics, particularly in Afghanistan, Iraq, Myanmar, Nigeria, Pakistan, South Sudan, and Syria. The China grant supports projects that promote education, training, dialogue, and capacity building for peacemakers in the United States, China, and third countries. These projects serve the…