African Union / NEPAD Africa Youth Essay Competition

African Union / NEPAD Africa Youth Essay Competition (Fully Funded To South Africa)

Agenda 2063 is the strategic framework for socio-economic transformation of the African continent over the next 45 years. Aspiration 6 of the AU Agenda 2063 speaks of an “Africa where development is people driven, unleashing the potential of its women and youth”. Young Africans, women and men will be the pioneers of the African knowledge…

United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Young Peacebuilders Programme in MENA

Fully Funded United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Young Peacebuilders Programme in MENA 2019

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is pleased to launch the Call for Applications for the 2019 edition of the Young Peacebuilders in Middle East and North Africa programme. The call is open to participants between 18 to 25 years old, from the region, with a strong interest in growing their ability to act as…

Changemakers Xchange

Fully Funded Changemakers Xchange Business for Purpose Berlin 2019

In partnership with TOMS shoes and social entrepreneur Sara Nuru, we are launching a very special edition ChangemakerXchange on ‘Business for Purpose’, for which we are looking for the most disruptive and creative young social entrepreneurs with social business models from across Europe and beyond. ChangemakerXchange is a global collaborative community for over 600 of…

UNESCO Academic Conference on the Safety of Journalists

UNESCO Academic Conference on the Safety of Journalists (Fully Funded)

Journalists throughout the world are increasingly faced with threats that range from harassment to arbitrary detention, kidnapping, physical attacks, and in the most extreme cases, killing. Threats to journalist occur both online and offline and women journalists are particularly affected by gender-specific forms of attacks, such as sexual harassment and violence. UNESCO is the mandated…

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Fully Funded German Marshall Fund Rethink.CEE Fellowship ($4,500 Stipends)

A quarter of a century after it began, the democratic transformation of Central and Eastern Europe has ground to a halt. From within, the region is challenged by ruthless power politics, political polarization, weak institutions, beleaguered civil society and media, reform fatigue, and a return of traditional nationalism and phobias. Europe and the West broadly,…

Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program

Fully Funded Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program 2019

The Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program is dedicated to emerging writers from the Cities of Literature of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. The Program was created with the belief that the Network provides an excellent opportunity to develop interconnections, boost mobility, and offer professionalization services for writers. It aims to promote the Cities of Literature Network,…

Equator Prize 2019

UNDP Equator Prize 2019 (USD 10,000 and Fully Funded To New York)

The Equator Initiative is a United Nations-led partnership that brings together governments, civil society, grassroots organizations, and businesses to foster resilient communities by recognizing and advancing local nature-based solutions for sustainable development. The Equator Initiative creates opportunities and platforms to share knowledge and good practices, develops capacities of local communities and indigenous peoples, informs policy through convening…

OSCE

OSCE Scholarship for Peace and Security for Early Career Professionals 2019

Arms control, disarmament and non-proliferation are essential elements in conflict prevention and resolution. Youth, particularly women remain chronically underrepresented in these fields. The potential of education in strengthening youth, and women in contributing to achieve sustainable peace has been widely recognised. With proper training and support, young women can provide a vital contribution to peace…

Atlantic Council Millennium Fellowship For Global Leaders 2019

Atlantic Council Millennium Fellowship For Global Leaders 2019

The Millennium Fellowship is open to rising leaders and innovators around the world committed to achieving transformational change in their communities, countries, and professional fields with a global impact. Fellows will be at the forefront of the Atlantic Council’s work to promote constructive leadership and create a more secure and prosperous world. Through a competitive…

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Fully Funded WACSI Strategic Human Rights Litigation Training

The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) and the Open Society Justice Initiative (OSJI) invites applicants for the 2019 Africa Human Rights Litigation Course, to be held in Accra, Ghana from April 10 to 12, 2019. The course provides a unique opportunity for human rights professionals to build on their experience and to develop their skills to successfully…