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…

2018 World Bank Youth Summit Competition

2018 World Bank Youth Summit Competition (Fully Funded to Washington DC) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The purpose of this competition is to challenge young people to solve problems that i) enhance the foundations of human capital by addressing challenges related to childhood education, health, and nutrition; and/or ii) cultivate the skills, knowledge, and well-being of adults in order to improve the capacity of individuals to reach their full potential in…

Aspen Institute New Voices Fellowship

2019 Aspen Institute’s New Voices Fellowship (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Aspen Institute’s New Voices Fellowship is a year-long media skills, communication and leadership program designed for standout development professionals from the developing world. Candidates for the Fellowship are expected to have both a record of significant professional achievement and a desire to share their perspectives on global development with a broader international audience. The…

United Nations Women and UNDP Africa Youth Conference and Call For Youth-Led Social Entrepreneurship Solutions

United Nations Africa Youth Conference and Call For Youth Led Social Entrepreneurship Solutions (Fully Funded To Kenya & $15,000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

In efforts to support innovative youth entrepreneurs and facilitate knowledge management and exchange, UN Women, in collaboration with its partners, will host the Africa Youth Conference 2018 on 23 – 25 October 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. The conference, under the theme of “Unleashing the Potential of Youth in Africa – Prioritizing Investment in Youth Development…

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…

African Union Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) 2nd Intercontinental Youth Forum

African Union Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) 2nd Intercontinental Youth Forum (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

In February 2017, the Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) pilot project was co-launched by the African Union Citizens and Diaspora Directorate (AUC-CIDO) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH to highlight the importance of the soft power of religion in the field of preventing violent extremism (PVE) through innovative youth-led approaches. iDove…

UNESCO Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2018

UNESCO Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The annual celebration of Global MIL Week will take place from 24 to 31 October this year, under the theme “Media and Information Literate Cities: Voices, Powers, and Change Makers”. Its Feature Conference, the Eighth MIL and Intercultural Dialogue (MILID) Conference, will be held from 24 to 25 October 2018 in Kaunas, Lithuania, under the same…

UNCTAD Youth Forum 2018

2018 UNCTAD Youth Forum | Diplomacy Opportunities

From 22 to 26 October 2018 the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) organizes a Youth Forum that will take place at UNCTAD, in Geneva, Switzerland as part of the UNCTAD 2018 World Investment Forum. If you are a student, a young entrepreneur, or a young professional between the ages of 18 to…

Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP) Scholarship Fund for Local Peacebuilders

Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP) Scholarship Fund for Local Peacebuilders (Fully Funded To The United States) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Each year, the Alliance for Peacebuilding’s Annual Conference gathers together a diverse network of peacebuilders and provides them with the opportunity to share their achievements, insights, and, most importantly, visions for the future of peacebuilding. Over the course of three dynamic days, conference participants have the opportunity to constructively engage in an array of activities…

Ashoka ChangemakerXchange Israel

2018 Ashoka ChangemakerXchange Israel | Diplomacy Opportunities

The ChangemakerXchange is a co-creation of Ashoka, the world’s first and largest social entrepreneurship network, and the Robert Bosch Stiftung, one of Europe’s biggest foundations. The summit will take place from Tuesday October 2nd late morning until Friday October 5th early afternoon 2018 and participants must be able to attend all days. Ashoka will only accept 16…