Misk Foundation and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges

Misk Foundation and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges 2018 ($100,000 in Funding) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Misk Foundation and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation aim to empower the youth and prepare them for success in the future knowledge economy. Great opportunities exist as technologies and industries advance faster than ever before. But disruptive technologies, such as artificial intelligence, also present challenges. Industries will undergo major transformations and according to the McKinsey…

Thomson Reuters African Rising Programme

Reuters Africa Rising Reporting Programme | Diplomacy Opportunities

Increasingly African business and social leaders are emphasising that the future of the continent lies in its own hands. But, are we adequately reporting this and giving sufficient media attention to the strengthening entrepreneurial and innovative spirit? While analysing the challenges facing development, this intensive 3-day course explores the opportunities being seized by businesses and…

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…

Elizabeth R Media Fund: Commonwealth Digital Challenge (Fully Funded to UK) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Elizabeth R Media Fund is launching a new competition aimed at providing young and aspiring media managers from the Commonwealth with the skills and tools necessary to help their organisations face the digital challenges in their countries. The event will also act as a spur to the competitors to discuss the needs of a…

Obama Foundation Fellowship

Obama Foundation Fellowship | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Obama Foundation Fellowship program seeks to support outstanding civic innovators from around the world in order to amplify the impact of their work and to inspire a wave of civic innovation. The Obama Foundation Fellows will be a diverse set of community-minded rising stars – organizers, inventors, artists, entrepreneurs, journalists, and more – who…

United Nations Foundation

United Nations Foundation Jobs | Diplomacy Opportunities

The United Nations Foundation links the UN’s work with others around the world, mobilizing the energy and expertise of business and non-governmental organizations to help the UN tackle issues including climate change, global health, peace and security, women’s empowerment, poverty eradication, energy access, and U.S.-UN relations. We encourage you to visit this page regularly; new…

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Foundation

Vacancies at Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation’s mission is to promote The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award, provide young people with the Award, and preserve the quality of the Award worldwide. More than eight million young people from over 140 countries and territories have taken part in the Award. Our ambition is that every eligible…

Heinrich Böll Foundation scholarship

Heinrich Böll Foundation Scholarship to Study in Germany | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Heinrich Böll Foundation works independently and nurtures a spirit of intellectual openness. We maintain a world­ wide network with currently 30 international offices. We co­operate closely with 16 state-level Böll Foundations in each of Germany’s federal states, and we support talented, socio-politi­cally engaged undergraduate and graduate students in Germany and abroad. The scholarship department of…

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Apply: Ford Foundation Technology Fellow | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Technology Fellows program is administered by the Internet Freedom unit at the Ford Foundation, which works globally to advance economic and social protections in the Internet environment. Technology Fellows will play a strategic advisory role to the foundation as well as provide practical technical expertise to staff and grantees (Note that this role does NOT…

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Call for Applications Civil Society Leadership Institute 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) with support from the Ford Foundation is inviting applications from qualified candidates to the 2017 Civil Society Leadership Institute (CSLI) for West Africans. This programme is designed in response to the need to consciously and consistently groom the next generation of civil society leaders in the region. The…