Google News Initiative

Apply: Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge (Up To 150,000 USD)

As part of this program, the Google News Initiative (GNI) will fund a set of projects from around the world that meet specified criteria, with the intent of producing learning and thought leadership to share with the wider industry. We are proud to launch the GNI’s first Innovation Challenge in the Middle East, Africa &…

Google News Initiative Newsroom Leadership Program at Columbia Journalism School

Fully Funded Google News Initiative Newsroom Leadership Program

The program aims to enhance the leadership skills and nimble decision-making capacity of emerging newsroom leaders in the Asia-Pacific region, with particular focus on applied technology, audience-centric behaviors, design thinking, data applications, understanding business models and editorial innovation. Fellows will gain skills and knowledge to make better strategic decisions for their newsrooms and audiences. Each…

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…

Health Economics and HIV/AIDS Research Division - HEARD

Call for Strategic Partners and Research Fellows | Diplomacy Opportunities

Health Economics and HIV/AIDS Research Division – HEARD occupies an important interface between research, policy, and advocacy; working with research and advocacy groups to generate innovative ideas and also ensuring these ideas are turned into practical policies to overcome the enormous burden of disease in Africa. The organisation’s longevity, influence and esteem are some indication…

Reuters Institue of Journalism

Thomson Reuters Foundation and Google Journalism Fellowship | Diplomacy Opportunities

Are you a mid-career journalist with a minimum of five years’ experience? Would you like to develop your academic understanding of the global media industry at one of the world’s most prestigious centres of learning? The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, part of the Department of Politics and International Relations at the University…

Internet Freedom Forum Pinigeria Paridigm Initiative Nigeria

Internet Freedom Forum 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Internet Freedom Forum 2017 (IFF 2017) will focus on current trends and emerging issues around digital rights in Africa. Civil society organisations, policy and legal experts, industry representatives, tech enthusiasts, government officials, active citizens, members of the academia and several others, from across — and beyond — Africa will gather in Lagos, Nigeria, from April…