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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…

African Middle Eastern Leadership Project (AMEL) Institute

Call For Applications: AMEL Institute for Activists In Middle East and Africa | Diplomacy Opportunities

African Middle Eastern Leadership Project (AMEL) Institute is a fully online academy that will provide training to local activists (18-35 years old) all over the Middle East and Africa (MEA). The goal of the Institute is to empower young people who are taking action to address human rights violations, inequalities, injustices, discrimination, conflicts or other…

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.…

Prague Civil Society Centre Youth Trends and Leaders

Prague Civil Society Centre Youth: Trends & Leaders (Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Despite the numerous institutional and organisational barriers, restrictions, lack of opportunities and other difficulties in many countries, young leaders are finding the energy and creativity to push their societies forward. In this context, we will bring fifty such change makers from across the region to Yerevan, Armenia. These will be young leaders, managers of youth programs, researchers focusing on youth, active citizenship, democratisation, human rights and social media trendsetters from…

2018 Africans Rising Activist in Residence Program

2018 Africans Rising Activist in Residence Program (Fully Funded to Arusha) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Activist in Residence program is an initiative of Africans Rising for Justice, Peace and Dignity in partnership with the Training Centre for Development Cooperation (MS TCDC). It is set in the full knowledge of the multiple struggles and demands from groups of activists and human rights defenders.  It wishes to help strengthen the infrastructure…

North-South Prize of the Council of Europe

North-South Prize of the Council of Europe | Diplomacy Opportunities

The North-South Prize is awarded each year since 1995 to two candidates who have stood out for their exceptional commitment to promoting North-South solidarity. The candidates, preferably a man and a woman, must have distinguished themselves in the following areas: protection of human rights, defence of pluralist democracy, public awareness raising on issues of global…

Aspen Institute New Voices Fellowship

2019 Aspen Institute’s New Voices Fellowship (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Aspen Institute’s New Voices Fellowship is a year-long media skills, communication and leadership program designed for standout development professionals from the developing world. Candidates for the Fellowship are expected to have both a record of significant professional achievement and a desire to share their perspectives on global development with a broader international audience. The…

Peace Not Pieces Fellowship

Peace Not Pieces Fellowship | Diplomacy Opportunities

Peace Not Pieces fellowship Program cultivates intercultural leadership and peaceful dialogue. United, fellows will break stereotypes, network, mentor, and develop interpersonal skills to show that peace is achievable. For 2 months, fellows will gain a deeper understanding of peace and develop long-lasting partnerships to advocate for peace, human rights, and non-violent dialogue. Expectations: The role…

2018 European Union Economic and Social Committee Civil Society Prize

2018 European Union Economic and Social Committee Civil Society Prize (€50,000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The 2018 European Union Economic and Social Committee (EESC) Civil Society Prize will reward innovative initiatives carried out by civil society organisations and/or individuals on the territory of the EU and aimed at raising awareness of the multiple layers and richness of European identities, exploiting the full potential of Europe’s cultural wealth, facilitating access to European…

UN Human Rights Youth Challenge (Fully Funded to Geneva, Switzerland)

United Nations Human Rights Youth Challenge (Fully Funded to Geneva, Switzerland) | Diplomacy Opportunities

For this year’s International Youth Day on 12 August 2018, the UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, Mr. Léo Heller How to win The Human Rights Youth Challenge? The UN Special Rapporteur will choose a submission that demonstrates an excellent understanding of the human rights to water and…