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…

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…

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…

Commonwealth Youth Council

Apply for Commonwealth Youth Council Committees | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Commonwealth Youth Council is the officially recognized voice of the 1.2 Billion young people of the Commonwealth. It is the largest and most diverse youth-led organization in the world. CYC plays an integral role in advancing the youth development agenda and co-ordination of activities and policies of the Commonwealth in the field of youth.…

International Platform on Sport and Development (sportanddev.org)

Consultancy to undertake MOOC content mapping in Sport For Development and Peace (Fees Up to £8000) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Commonwealth Secretariat, working together with the International Platform on Sport and Development (sportanddev.org) and the Australian Government, is developing a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) for sport for development and peace. This will develop skills and capacity of government officials, international and national sports federations and other key partners to develop sport for development…

Pitch@Palace Commonwealth 2018

Pitch@Palace Commonwealth 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Pitch@Palace Commonwealth is the platform to showcase Entrepreneurs from the 52 Commonwealth countries.  Pitch@Palace Commonwealth will support Entrepreneurs by connecting them to local and international networks and help amplify their businesses. As part of the Pitch@Palace Global network it will build connectivity between Commonwealth countries and other key markets. PITCH@PALACE COMMONWEALTH OBJECTIVES: To promote the…

Commonwealth Youth Peace Ambassador Network CYPAN

Faith in the Commonwealth Youth Training of Trainers Workshop | (Diplomacy Opportunities)

The Commonwealth Secretariat and the Khalili Foundation have partnered to develop the Faith in the Commonwealth project. Faith in the Commonwealth focuses on cross-cultural literacy and respect for different worldviews and beliefs to situate individuals within the global challenges presented by the 21st century and give individuals the tools to understand how they can act as catalysts for change. Faith in…

Commonwealth Foundation Grants

Commonwealth Foundation Grants 2017/2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Commonwealth Foundation offers grants of up to £50,000 in support of innovative project ideas and approaches that seek to strengthen the ability of civic voices to engage with governments and that have the potential to improve governance and development outcomes through their active participation. The Foundation also believes in the power of stories and…

#ShapeNarratives For Peace – Sesame Mogotsi | Diplomacy Opportunities

Sesame Mogotsi is an ambitious change agent who is passionate about Social Action particularly on issues relating to peace building, public policy, women and girls’ empowerment and quality education. She is a Political Science and Public Administration graduate, an Ashoka Changemakers Scholar 2016 and Emerging Social Entrepreneur. She is the Country Coordinator for the Commonwealth…

Commonwealth Training Course on Hate Speech

Commonwealth Training Course on Hate Speech (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Applications are now open to join a course in London that builds the capacity of young people to counter hate speech and violent radicalization. Run by the Commonwealth Secretariat and Council of Europe, the five-day course will empower young leaders and youth workers from across the Commonwealth to develop counter-narratives to hate speech and strengthen…