CIVICUS World Alliance for Citizen Participation

Job: Innovation Communications Consultant at CIVICUS

The Innovation Communications Consultant will support various aspects of communication and outreach functions of CIVICUS’ Innovation Stream, whose mission is to empower a more accountable, effective and innovative civil society. This will involve working across a variety of programmes, namely the Resilient Roots initiative and Innovation for Change (I4C). The consultant will assist in all areas related to the…

United Nations Unite Ideas Summer of Solutions

Call For Application: United Nations Unite Ideas Summer of Solutions

The “Summer Of Solutions” is a call for applications from young people around the world to create innovative technology-based solutions to global challenges. This is a new initiative launched by the Office of the United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, in partnership with the United Nations Technology and Innovation Labs, United Nations Development Programme, the Office of Information and Communications Technology and Unite…

CT Foundation Changemakers Innovation Challenge 2019

Call For Applications: ACT Foundation Changemakers Innovation Challenge 2019

  The Changemakers Innovation Challenge is conceived by ACT Foundation as a response to the impressive work of community nonprofits and social enterprises in Africa who are leveraging technology/ digital tools to create social change in their communities. Research shows that most nonprofits using technology/ digital tools to drive projects and develop communities are coming ahead…

Internet Governance Forum IGF Youth Ambassadors Program

2019 IGF Youth Ambassadors Program

The program started in 2007 with the aim to increase participation to the Internet Governance Forum of high potential young professionals (ages 20-40) with a strong interest in Internet Governance that can provide subject matter expertise and facilitate the exchange of information and best practices with key stakeholders by participating in the meetings. In the…

Digital Grassroots Ambassadors For 2019

Apply To Be Digital Grassroots Ambassadors For 2019

The Internet Governance Forum that took place at the United Nations in Geneva from the 18th to the 21st of December 2017 had the theme: ‘Shape Your Digital Future.’ Internet Society Youth Fellows saw the need to increase youth participation in Internet Governance Issues. Even though we are digital natives, young people are secluded from the decision…

Nigerian Youth SDGs Cafe: Rethinking Program Design For A Sustainable Economy

Youth SDGs Cafe: Rethinking Program Design For A Sustainable Economy

We have realized that young people are struggling with how to conceptualize their various ideas be it their NGO’s or social enterprise in achieving the sustainable development goals sustainability, which leads to poor execution. This is why we are discussing an interesting topic on how to design programs and ideas for a sustainable economy. To…

ReDefine Next 100 Global Youth Program 2019

ReDefine Next 100 Global Youth Program 2019 (Scholarships Available)

The ReDefine Next 100 program brings together selected young leaders from diverse fields including (but not limited to) humanities, social sciences, engineering, medicine, computing science, art and the natural sciences. Top young leaders identify the issue they perceive to be the paramount global challenge in the future. GARI will put the selected candidates into diverse…

AFRINIC 30 Fellowship 2019

Call For Application: AFRINIC 30 Fellowship 2019 (Fully Funded)

AFRINIC is offering fellowships for the AFRINIC-30 meeting to be held in Kampala, Uganda from 15 June to 21 June 2019. The fellowship is reserved for individuals representing small organisations, universities, and media who are actively involved in Internet operations and development or ICT policies in their countries. The fellow is expected to positively and…

Data4Change Nairobi 2019

Apply: Data4Change Nairobi 2019 (Fully Funded)

DATA4CHANGE is a London-based non-profit that connects civil society with global creatives, supporting them to tell stories with data and forge real change. Our flagship events are 5-day residential design sprints based in exciting locations around the world. Since 2014, more than 200 people from over 40 countries have attended DATA4CHANGE flagship events in London,…

Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum 2019 (DRIF19)

Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum 2019 (Funded)

The 7th edition of the Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum (formerly Internet Freedom Forum- IFF) will hold from April 23 – 25, 2019 in Lagos, Nigeria. The Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum has gained a reputation as an important platform where conversations on digital policy in Africa are shaped, and policy directions forged. If you…