International Peace Institute and United Nations Human Security Unit Localizing th­­e 2030 Agenda Forum

Fully Funded International Peace Institute and United Nations Human Security Unit Localizing th­­e 2030 Agenda Forum

International Peace Institute (IPI) and the UN Human Security Unit (HSU), in collaboration with the Government of The Gambia, the Senegalo-Gambian Permanent Secretariat, the UN Resident Coordinator and the UN Country Team in The Gambia are pleased to announce the expression of interest and call for applications to participate in a forum on Localizing th­­e 2030…

UNESCO Workshop on Sustainability of Information Preservation 2019

Call For Participation: UNESCO Workshop on Sustainability of Information Preservation (Funded)

The UNESCO Regional Multisectoral Office for West Africa-Sahel, through the Communication and Information Programme, is organizing an experts’ workshop to develop indicators to monitor the sustainability of information preservation. An initiative directly linked to the Sustainable Development Objective 16, which makes access to information one of the requirements of development. UNESCO, following the strategy of…

United Nations Volunteers (UNV)

Jobs: United Nations Volunteers Programme and Partnership Specialist

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is the UN organization that promotes volunteerism to support peace and development worldwide. Volunteerism can transform the pace and nature of development and it benefits both society at large and the individual volunteer. UNV contributes to peace and development by advocating for volunteerism globally, encouraging partners to integrate volunteerism…

Open Call for 2018 AGA Regional Youth Consultations

Open Call for 2018 AGA Regional Youth Consultations (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The African Governance Platform through its Secretariat based at the Department of Political Affairs, African Union Commission will convene Regional Youth Consultations under the theme ‘Leveraging Youth Capacities for the fight against corruption in Africa’.This is line with the AU theme of the Year: Winning the Fight Against Corruption: A sustainable path to Africa’s Transformation. The overall goal of…

Trust Africa

Apply Trust Africa Communications and Fundraising Officer | Diplomacy Opportunities

TrustAfrica is an independent foundation that works to secure the conditions for democratic governance and equitable development on the continent. We work principally through collaboration and partnership with like-minded institutions and donors. Led by Africans, we convene dialogues, catalyze ideas and provide grants and technical assistance to organizations working to advance these goals. Purpose of…

British Council Story Making West Africa Workshop

British Council Story Making West Africa Workshop (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

British Council in collaboration with the African Storybook Initiative invites writers and illustrators to participate in a residential workshop for the production of mother-tongue based multilingual storybooks. The workshop is a component of the broader Story Making West Africa project which aims to promote the arts, education and mother-tongue based multilingual education in Sub-Saharan Africa.…

2018 AFRINIC Fellowship (Fully Funded to Africa Internet Summit, Senegal) |

2018 AFRINIC Fellowship (Fully Funded to Africa Internet Summit, Senegal) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The AFRINIC fellowship is for individuals representing small organisations, universities, and organisation that are actively involved in Internet operations and development or ICT policy in their countries and respective communities. The fellow is expected to positively and actively contribute to Internet number resource management awareness and policy development in the AFRINIC service region. The AFRINIC…

New International Voices

New International Voices 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The British Council, LIFT and Battersea Arts Centre have an opportunity for two West African artists currently living and working in Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal or Sierra Leone to join the New International Voices residency programme in London from 11-24 June, part of LIFT 2018. The programme, created by LIFT and BAC will support a new…

Reuters Journalism Training Programme for Middle East Africa 2018

Reuters Journalism Trainee Programme for Middle East and Africa 2018| Diplomacy Opportunities

The Reuters Journalism Programme is an opportunity for recent graduates, early career reporters, or professionals with proven experience who are looking to switch careers into journalism. The programme in 2018 will consist of 6 months of formal and on-the-job journalism training, initially in our London newsroom, followed by one of our other main reporting newsrooms or bureaus in the Middle East or Africa. We are excited to work…

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 institution.to connect and co-create with peers around the world! The first ever #ChangemakerXchange summit in West Africa will…