NEF

Call For Applications: 2019 Next Einstein Forum Fellowship (Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Fellows is a select programme that recognises Africa’s best young scientists and technologists. These innovators and emerging leaders, at least 40 percent of whom are women, will have two main opportunities as a NEF Fellow 1. Advance their scientific career. NEF Fellows have a unique platform to: Present their work…

The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)

Fully Funded TWAS-UNESCO Associateship Scheme | Diplomacy Opportunities

In collaboration with UNESCO and a number of centres of excellence in the South, TWAS has instituted a Joint Associateship Scheme to enable competent researchers from the South to visit these centres regularly. An associate is appointed for three years during which he/she can visit a Centre twice for research collaboration. TWAS provides travel support…

Model ASEM Bratislava 2018 (Partly Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Model ASEM Bratislava 2018 is a part of the Model ASEM spin-off editions that will take place at the Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences of Comenius University in Bratislava from 26 to 28 October 2018. The Model will bring together 53 young delegates from ASEM Partner countries who will engage in a political simulation…

Falling Walls Fellowship

2018 Falling Walls Fellowship For Journalists (Fully Funded to Germany) | Diplomacy Opportunities

In an effort to keep the public informed on life-changing scientific breakthroughs, we have created the Falling Walls Fellowship for Journalists. It is aimed at journalists and bloggers with at least three years of experience, and who hope to advance their knowledge in the area of sciences. The Fellows get the opportunity to attend the Falling Walls…

United Nations Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY)

Call For National Coordinators: UN MGCY Habitat III West and Central Africa Working Group | Diplomacy Opportunities

The UN MGCY seeks to promote the positions of children and youth in policy processes around a number of areas, especially in the protection of the environment, sustainable development, and the promotion of economic and social development. Habitat III Working Group aims to ensure that the interests and input of children and youth are taken…

Generation SDG Summit Canada

Generation SDG Summit, Canada | Diplomacy Opportunities

Generation SDG is the fourth Summit hosted by Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI). WGSI brings together brilliant minds and unheard voices from different disciplines, generations, and geographies to address the pressing challenges of tomorrow — today. Generation SDG will focus on bringing together a multi-disciplinary, multi-sectoral and multi-generational group of people working on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals in…

ASSAf-TWAS-AAAS Science Diplomacy

ASSAf-TWAS-AAAS Regional Workshop on Science Diplomacy (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), The World Academy of Sciences Regional Office for sub-Saharan Africa (TWAS-ROSSA) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) are seeking candidates to participate in the inaugural regional training workshop on science diplomacy to be held in South Africa, from 21 to 25 May 2018…

DAAD HELMUT SCHMIDT SCHOLARSHIPS

DAAD Helmut-SchmidtProgramme Scholarships (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

This programme is designed to further qualify future leaders in politics, law, economics and administration according to the principles of good governance and to prepare them in a praxis-oriented course for their professional life. Very good graduates with a first university degree get the chance to obtain a master’s degree in disciplines that are of…

OPCW TWAS WORKSHOP ON POLICY AND DIPLOMACY FOR SCIENTISTS

Fully Funded Workshop On Policy and Diplomacy for Scientists | Diplomacy Opportunities

The OPCW Technical Secretariat wishes to inform Member States that it will organise, in collaboration with the World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) and the InterAcademy Partnership (IAP), the second edition of a workshop on “Policy and Diplomacy for Scientists: Introduction to Responsible Research Practices in Chemical and Biochemical Sciences”. The workshop will be held at…

Scholarship in China through the African Union

Call for Applications for Master’s Scholarship Tenable at Universities in the People’s Republic of China | Diplomacy Opportunities

  The Department of Human Resources, Science and Technology of the African Union Commission has the role to ensure the coordination of AU programmes in Education and Human Resource Development; Science, Technology and Innovation; and Youth empowerment. The Department provides technical support to Member States in the development and implementation of policies and programmes towards…