Columbia University Youth Peace Security Leadership Program

Call For Application: Columbia University Youth Peace Security Leadership Program

The Youth, Peace, and Security (YPS) project at Columbia University is pleased to announce the YPS Leadership program, designed to advance the work of youth leaders around the world by creating joint efforts between practitioners on the ground and research, theory, and practice from the academy. This program will: develop rigor in youth, peace, and…

TRi Facts Africa Check

Call For Applications: Election Fact-Checking and Verification Workshop

TRi Facts is looking for fact-checking champions to help build in-house fact-checking capacity within media organisations to improve the quality of election reporting and fostering a wider culture of fact-checking. In January 2019, TRi Facts will be facilitating a fact-checking training workshop for mid-career journalists in Nigeria: Lagos, Ibadan, Port Harcourt and Enugu. The workshop takes…

APWLD Feminist Development Justice Media Fellowship

Call for Application: APWLD Feminist Development Justice Media Fellowship ($1,000 Stipend) | Diplomacy Opportunities

APWLD is inviting women media professionals across Asia-Pacific region to participate in our second media fellowship programme that aims to strengthen media advocacy on grassroots women’s issues through a feminist and human rights lens. Applicants whose work covers Cambodia, Fiji, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam and Vanuatu are most encouraged to apply. Selected journalists…

Google AI Impact Challenge

Apply: Google AI Impact Challenge ($25 Million in Funding) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Google.org is issuing an open call to organizations around the world to submit their ideas for how they could use AI to help address societal challenges. Selected organizations will receive support from Google’s AI experts, Google.org grant funding from a $25M pool, credit and consulting from Google Cloud, and more. Google looking for projects across…

UNESCO Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme (UNESCO Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowship Programme)

UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme ($10,000 Funding) | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNESCO designed the project “UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships Programme” (UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme) in the framework of the Japanese Funds-in-Trust for the Capacity-Building of Human Resources which was established in November 2000 by the Government of Japan to enable UNESCO to give impetus to research in four areas under UNESCO’s Priority Programme Areas. The…

NEF

Call For Applications: 2019 Next Einstein Forum Fellowship (Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Fellows is a select programme that recognises Africa’s best young scientists and technologists. These innovators and emerging leaders, at least 40 percent of whom are women, will have two main opportunities as a NEF Fellow 1. Advance their scientific career. NEF Fellows have a unique platform to: Present their work…

lead2030

Apply For Lead2030 SDGs Solutions ($500,000 in Funding) | Diplomacy Opportunities

From ending extreme poverty to protecting our oceans, the Sustainable Development Goals are an ambitious plan to create a sustainable future. To make this future a reality, we need a generation of young leaders who are meaningfully engaged with the Global Goals and are working purposefully to achieve them. Powered by some of the world’s…

World Curling Sport Media Trainee Programme

World Curling Sport Media Trainee Programme 2018-2019 (Fully Funded to Canada, Estonia and Norway) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The World Curling Federation is accepting applications for its Sports Media Trainee Programme 2019. Full-time students, from around the world, are invited to submit entries for the development programme, that immerses aspiring journalists and photographers in the heart of elite, international competition. The World Curling Federation’s Sports Media Trainee Programme is aimed at aspiring young…

2019 International Human Rights Training Program in Canada

2019 International Human Rights Training Program in Canada (Funding Available) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Equitas is a non-profit, non-governmental organization based in Montreal, Canada. Founded in 1967, Equitas works to advance equality, social justice and respect for human dignity through transformative education programs in Canada and around the world. Equitas’ global programming has been built upon the experience of its annual International Human Rights Training Program (IHRTP) in Montreal.…

The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)

Fully Funded TWAS-UNESCO Associateship Scheme | Diplomacy Opportunities

In collaboration with UNESCO and a number of centres of excellence in the South, TWAS has instituted a Joint Associateship Scheme to enable competent researchers from the South to visit these centres regularly. An associate is appointed for three years during which he/she can visit a Centre twice for research collaboration. TWAS provides travel support…