2019 Meeting Russia Public Diplomacy Program For Young Leaders

2019 Meeting Russia Public Diplomacy Program For Young Leaders | Diplomacy Opportunities

Meeting Russia is a unique independently-run public diplomacy program for young leaders from the United States, Canada, and Europe interested in Russia. Held in Moscow on March 27–31, 2019, the program focuses on Russia’s foreign policy and its relations with the West. Through meetings with senior Russian officials and top experts and exchange with their peers,…

Africa Foresight Group Fellowship

Fully Funded Africa Foresight Group Fellowship | Diplomacy Opportunities

The AFG Fellowship is a great opportunity for recent graduates, young professionals and aspiring business leaders who want to gain and deepen their experience in business consulting, market research and the African business landscape more generally. The AFG Fellow will: – Support the Accra team on a variety of client engagements across the different service…

Young Peacebuilders

Volunteer Position: Young Peacebuilders Research & Development (R&D) Specialist | Diplomacy Opportunities

Young Peacebuilders nurtures peacebuilding passion and skills in violence-affected children and youth.  We do this through partnerships, research, projects, and tools that help young people build peace in their own communities and abroad. Our goal is to see a major shift in the dominant method of addressing contemporary conflicts toward investing in young people as…

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO

Call for application: UNESCO’s Visiting Journalists Program (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Every year on World Arabic Language Day (18 December), UNESCO organizes its visiting journalists program. This year, the Organization will invite 12 journalists from the Arab region and Arabic speaking countries to its Headquarters in Paris (France) to raise awareness about UNESCO’s mandate, activities and programs. Through this program, UNESCO also aims at establishing close…

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…

IREX Community Solutions Program

2018 IREX Community Solutions Program (Fully Funded to the United States) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Community Solutions Program (CSP) is a year-long professional development program for people who are working to improve their communities by addressing issues related to the environment, tolerance and conflict resolution, transparency and accountability, and women and gender. For 2019–2020, up to 80 community activists will be selected to participate in the program, which includes:…

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…

Yenching Social Innovation Forum

Yenching Social Innovation Forum 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The interconnected and evolving nature of our cities, economies, and well-being form the theme for the 2018 Yenching Social Innovation Forum. Inspired by the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals 3, 8, and 11, we invite young innovators to Beijing to learn, network, and pitch solutions for “Smarter Living: Cities, Jobs, and Health for the Future.” YSIF delegates can…

African Union Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) 2nd Intercontinental Youth Forum

African Union Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) 2nd Intercontinental Youth Forum (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

In February 2017, the Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (iDove) pilot project was co-launched by the African Union Citizens and Diaspora Directorate (AUC-CIDO) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH to highlight the importance of the soft power of religion in the field of preventing violent extremism (PVE) through innovative youth-led approaches. iDove…

UNESCO Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2018

UNESCO Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The annual celebration of Global MIL Week will take place from 24 to 31 October this year, under the theme “Media and Information Literate Cities: Voices, Powers, and Change Makers”. Its Feature Conference, the Eighth MIL and Intercultural Dialogue (MILID) Conference, will be held from 24 to 25 October 2018 in Kaunas, Lithuania, under the same…