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UN SDG Action Campaign Hack 4 Good | Diplomacy Opportunities

Calling all developers and problem solvers with multidisciplinary background – Can your software or creative skills help bring the voices of Nigerians to the Government and the United Nations? The UN SDG Action Campaign in collaboration with the Civic Innovation Lab is organising a hackathon to be held 5-7 February 2018  in Abuja to bring together…

Young Sustainable Impact

2018 Young Sustainable Impact Innovation Program (Fully Funded to Norway) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The aim of Young Sustainable Impact Program is for you and your team to create a real startup that helps solve the sustainable development goals and are economically viable. Brilliant individuals are put in international teams of 3 people and will go through 5 modules and 10 objectives in five months. 4,5 months is online and…

2018 Innovation Prize for Africa

2018 Innovation Prize for Africa | Diplomacy Opportunities

African Innovation Foundation (AIF) is hereby announcing the Call for Applications for its 2018 Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA). The IPA main purpose is to strengthen African innovation ecosystems through supporting a culture of innovation and competitiveness, whilst spurring the growth of innovative, market-driven African solutions to African challenges. The Prize will focus on the following Innovation areas:…

Dalai Lama Fellowship

2018 Dalai Lama Fellowship | Diplomacy Opportunities

Dalai Lama Fellows, founded in 2010 with the authorization and involvement of the 14th Dalai Lama, is reimagining leadership by cultivating and supporting a global movement of next generation leaders applying universal values to solve global challenges.  The program is independent, secular and ecumenical. The fellowship award year-long Fellowships to next generation leaders that are working…


South Africa Media Innovation | Diplomacy Opportunities

South Africa Media Innovation (SAMIP) is a 3-year long program that will provide capacity building and financing to independent media in South Africa. The aim of the program is to promote innovation within the media sector, and also foster new voices. Winners will be selected by the SAMIP Advisory Panel, subject to approval by the MDIF…

ChangemakerXchange West Africa 2017 Dakar Senegal

Ashoka ChangemakerXchange West Africa (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Co-created by Ashoka and the Robert Bosch Stiftung, the ChangemakerXchange is a global collaboration platform for young social innovators aged 18-35 who founded or lead their own social venture or lead an innovative social initiative within a public, private sector or media connect and co-create with peers around the world! The first ever #ChangemakerXchange summit in West Africa will…

Geneva 2030 Innovation Sprint

Geneva 2030 Innovation Sprint | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Innovation Sprint will bring together a cohort of 30-40 individuals from diverse sectors and disciplines who share a common passion for advancing progress on the SDGs. What will I get out of the process? The Innovation Sprint is an experiment – an experiment in collaboration; an experiment in new work methods; and an experiment…

Union Bank and CC Hub Centenary Innovation Challenge

Union Bank Centenary Innovation Challenge | Diplomacy Opportunities

In celebration of 100 years of heritage & service, Union Bank is running a Centenary Innovation Challenge to find and support great ideas that address the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in entrepreneurial ways. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global Goals, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the…

UNAOC BMW Intercultural Innovation Award

UNAOC BMW Intercultural Innovation Award | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Intercultural Innovation Award is a partnership between the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the BMW Group that aims to select and support the most innovative grassroots projects that encourage intercultural dialogue and cooperation around the world. Who can apply? Eligible to apply for the Intercultural Innovation Award are not-for-profit organizations managing projects…

Impact ASEAN Innovation Challenge

United Nations Volunteers Youth Innovation Challenge in ASEAN | Diplomacy Opportunities

  The Youth Volunteering Innovation Challenge (YVIC), under the theme “Impact ASEAN,” supports young volunteers throughout the ASEAN region in their journey to catalyze youth-led innovation for social impact and sustainable development by providing access to mentors and capital they need to start or scale up their projects. We are looking for innovative projects that…