UNESCO Supported Global Media and Information Literacy Youth Hackathon

Apply: UNESCO Supported Global Media and Information Literacy Youth Hackathon | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNESCO supports the call for the best and brightest answers to social opportunities and challenges through media and information literacy in connection with the launch of the first Global MIL Youth hackathon by our partners DesignEDly and Global Students Square. Winners of the three-day hackathon will be eligible for seed funding from an investment pool…

2018 World Bank Youth Summit Competition

2018 World Bank Youth Summit Competition (Fully Funded to Washington DC) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The purpose of this competition is to challenge young people to solve problems that i) enhance the foundations of human capital by addressing challenges related to childhood education, health, and nutrition; and/or ii) cultivate the skills, knowledge, and well-being of adults in order to improve the capacity of individuals to reach their full potential in…

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…

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…

FutureX Startup Summit

FutureX Startup Summit | Diplomacy Opportunities

Each year, FutureX accepts a cohort of rising tech leaders on their Silicon Valley Accelerate Programme, where they are given the opportunity to connect with some of the global players in the tech industry and pitch to potential investors. The Startup Summit Competition offers startups the opportunity to win a funded place on the programme…

Media for Social Impact Summit

Call For Nomination: 2018 Media for Social Impact Summit | Diplomacy Opportunities

PVBLIC Foundation invites you to nominate media and/or technology leaders, you know and respect, to join the Media for Social Impact Summit Leadership Council at our 2018 Summit. This distinction is reserved for true media and technology leaders who have impacted their communities and have mobilized the changed in their industries, with their innovative approach…

ReDefine Next 100 Youth Program 2018 (Fully Funded)

ReDefine Next 100 Youth Program 2018 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The ReDefine Next 100 program brings together selected students from diverse fields including (but not limited to) humanities, social sciences, engineering, medicine, computing science, art and the natural sciences. In international teams, 40 top young leaders identify the issue they perceive to be the paramount global challenge in the future. This diverse team incorporates innovative…

9th Batch African Union Youth Volunteer Corps

Apply For 9th Batch African Union Youth Volunteer Corps (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

  African Union Youth Volunteer Corps (AU-YVC) is a continental development program that recruits and works with youth volunteers, to work in all 54 countries across the African Union. AU-YVC was officially launched on the 3rd of December 2010 in Abuja, Nigeria, in the presence of H.E. President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Ministers…

GIZ and UNIDO EQuIP Training of Trainers

GIZ and UNIDO EQuIP Training of Trainers (Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNIDO and GIZ joined forces to develop the Enhancing the Quality of Industrial Policies (EQuIP) Toolkit which supports countries to develop goal-oriented, evidence-based and context-appropriate industrial policies. The ultimate aim of EQuIP is to build the capacities of government officials and other stakeholders to confidently design effective industrial policies autonomously. EQuIP focuses on transferring an…

2018 N-PEACE Small Grants For Civil Societies

2018 N-PEACE Small Grants For Civil Societies | Diplomacy Opportunities

N-Peace, or ‘Engage for Equality, Access, Community and Empowerment’ is a UNDP flagship initiative founded in 2010 to commemorate a decade of UNSCR 1325 implementation via the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda. Currently unique to the Asia-Pacific region, N-Peace operates in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Nepal, with the goal…