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…

Afrika Youth Movement (AYM) Sexy Farming Competition

Join AYM Agriculture Campaign and Win $100 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Afrika Youth Movement (AYM) Committee on Agriculture (COA) is launched its first annual #Sexyfarming campaign, a month-long campaign that engages African youth into Agriculture and not just the youth, we are engaging all stakeholders and key actors across the agricultural value chain. The Goal of the Campaign: Afrika Youth Movement aims to promote inclusivity for youth in…

Commonwealth Youth Awards Nominations

Commonwealth Youth Award 2019 (£5000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Commonwealth is offering exceptional young people who are making a difference in their communities a chance to win a Commonwealth Youth Award. Nominations are opening for the 2019 edition of the awards, which includes a cash grant and a trip to attend the awards ceremony in London next March, during Commonwealth Week. The awards…

Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards 2019

2019 Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards (£2000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards will celebrate outstanding innovators and innovations that are helping Commonwealth countries and their people achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and advance the values in the Commonwealth Charter that commit Commonwealth countries to the development of free and democratic societies and the promotion of peace and prosperity. Key Objectives Recognise innovations…

Global Teacher Prize ($1million Award)

2019 Global Teacher Prize ($1million Award) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Global Teacher Prize is a US $1million dollar award, presented annually to an exceptional teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession. The Varkey Foundation established the prize in 2014, to recognise and celebrate the impact that teachers have around the world – not only on their students, but on the communities…

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…

UNESCO/Emir Jaber Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah Prize for Digital Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities

UNESCO/Emir Jaber Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah Prize for Digital Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities

The UNESCO/Emir Jaber Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah Prize for Digital Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (hereafter the Prize) is to recognize the outstanding contributions of individuals and organizations in promoting the inclusion; and enhancing the lives of persons with disabilities through the application of digital solutions, resources and technologies. In line with UNESCO’s…

United Nations Women and UNDP Africa Youth Conference and Call For Youth-Led Social Entrepreneurship Solutions

United Nations Africa Youth Conference and Call For Youth Led Social Entrepreneurship Solutions (Fully Funded To Kenya & $15,000 Prize) | Diplomacy Opportunities

In efforts to support innovative youth entrepreneurs and facilitate knowledge management and exchange, UN Women, in collaboration with its partners, will host the Africa Youth Conference 2018 on 23 – 25 October 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. The conference, under the theme of “Unleashing the Potential of Youth in Africa – Prioritizing Investment in Youth Development…

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…

2018 Nigerian Heart Foundation - United Nations Association of Nigeria World No-Tobacco Day Essay Competition

2018 Nigerian Heart Foundation – United Nations Association of Nigeria World No-Tobacco Day Essay Competition | Diplomacy Opportunities

The World Health Organization (WHO) reported that tobacco kills more than seven million people each year, six million of them from direct use and the others due to exposure to smoking. In the Nigerian context, the Federal Ministry of Health noted that about 4.5 million Nigerians consume, on an annual basis, 20 billion sticks of…