th African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AFPIF)

8th AFPIF Forum 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The 8th African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AFPIF) will be held over a 3-day period from 22-24 August 2017 in Abidjan, Côte D’Ivoire. An open and inclusive forum, AfPIF focuses on developing Internet interconnection and traffic exchange opportunities by bringing together key players – infrastructure providers, Internet service providers (ISPs), Internet Exchange Points (IXPs), content…

Afrika Youth Empowerment Forum on the Implementation of the SDGs and Agenda 2063 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Afrika Youth Movement  Retreat and Youth Empowerment Forum on the Implementation of the SDGs and Agenda 2063 will be held from 16 – 20 March, 2017 in Nairobi – Kenya  (dates are not inclusive of traveling dates you are expected to arrive on the 15th March and leave on the 21st March). The adoption of…

Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) Intercontinental Youth Forum

Apply: iDove Intercontinetal Youth Forum on Violent Extremism and (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) initiative takes a comprehensive approach in Preventing Violent Extremism (PVE). These approaches include: religion–through religious leaders, faith based organization and interfaith organizations- and diplomacy; after all, too often, acts of violence are committed in the name of religion. This initiative further aims to achieve among others:- Promote values…

UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2017 Education in Emergencies

UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Mobile Learning Week is UNESCO’s flagship ICT in education conference held annually at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. The event convenes experts from around the world to share how affordable and powerful mobile technology – from basic handsets to the newest tablet computers – can accelerate learning for all, particularly people living in disadvantaged communities. Each…

XIX 2017 World Festival of Youth and Students

2017 XIX World Festival of Youths and Students | Diplomacy Opportunities

This year, Russia will host the 2017 World Festival of Youth and Students. On 14-22 October, young people from all around the world will come to Sochi to participate in this great event. The World Festival of Youth and Students has been active since 1947. In 1957 and 1985, the Festival was held in Moscow.…

Yenching Global Symposium (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Hosted on the Peking University campus from March 23-26, 2017, the next symposium (“Xinnovation: Identity of Innovation in China”) will be a four-day event consisting of multidisciplinary lectures, panel discussions, site visits, and interactive sessions on Chinese innovation. It will feature prominent Chinese and international scholars as well as leading professionals who will challenge and expand previously…

Apply TED Fellow Ted Global Conference

Apply: TED Fellowship 2017 & TED Global Conference |Diplomacy Opportunities

TED is looking for new, extraordinary thinkers from around the world to join the Fellows program at the upcoming TEDGlobal 2017 conference in Arusha, Tanzania. Who should apply TED looks for different applicants than many other leadership-oriented programs. Instead of business people, professionals, policy wonks and government officials, the TED Fellows program focuses on doers,…

Model United Nations Ghana

UNITED NATIONS YOUTH CONFERENCE ON SDGs AT GIMUN 2017, ACCRA | Diplomacy Opportunities

The GIMUN Team is inviting young people across the globe to the Eighth Session of the Ghana International Model United Nations in Accra on 3rd-7th January, 2017. This capacity building conference is being organized in partnership with the United Nations University and the United Nations Information Center, Accra   on the theme, “Global Goals; Better People”…

Participants at the Africa Civil Society Initiative Validation Conference 2016

#AfricansRising Endorsement of New Civil Society Movement | Diplomacy Opportunities

After two days of intense discussions, 272 delegates from 40 countries resolved to set up a new civil society network to tackle burning issues on the continent. “We need to fight for economic development that embraces social inclusion and environmental care. We have a right to the ‘better life’ our governments have promised,” participants said…