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…

UN Human Rights Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent 2018

UN Human Rights Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent 2018 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent provides the participants with an intensive learning opportunity to deepen their understanding of the United Nations human rights system, instruments and mechanisms, with a focus on issues of particular relevance to people of African descent. The Fellowship Programme will allow the participants to better contribute to the…

Apply To Speak at The UN Youth Dialogue

Apply To Speak at The UN Youth Dialogue (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The President of the General Assembly is convening a one-day Youth Dialogue on Wednesday, 30 May 2018 at United Nations Headquarters in New York with the aim to discuss education, employment, and the prevention of radicalization leading to violent extremism. The format of the Youth Dialogue consists of an opening segment and two interactive chats…