NEF

Apply: Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Ambassadors (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

NEF Ambassadors are the NEF’s young science and technology champions, one from each African country. NEF Ambassadors, who are all under 42 years, drive the NEF’s local public engagement activities while growing their own careers through the NEF’s partnerships that offer opportunities for mentorship and collaborations with established researchers. In particular, the NEF Ambassadors attend…

Young Water Fellowship

 Young Water Fellowship Program 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Young Water Fellowship Program aims to empower young leaders from low and middle-income countries to implement projects to tackle water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH), water pollution and water scarcity issues, by offering them an intensive training program, seed funding grants for their projects, and mentoring support by senior level experts during one year. This program will bring…

CIPESA

CIPESA ICT4Democracy Fellowship | Diplomacy Opportunities

The CIPESA-ICT4Democracy Fellowship (Media) aims to raise media understanding of, and its effective and consistent reporting of ICT-for-Democracy issues in East Africa. It is expected that the fellowships will result into increased quality and regularity of reporting, as well as a greater diversity of voices, in coverage related to ICT, democracy and human rights. Outputs Duration: The fellowship…

Peace through technology

Build Peace Fellowship 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

Build Peace Fellows Program for exceptional individuals who want to work at the intersection of peacebuilding, arts, research and technology. The program builds local innovative potential for individuals and organisations embedded in peacebuilding processes. Over one year, we help Fellows take an innovative peacebuilding intervention from idea to pilot implementation. Fellows also emerge with a…

Accelerate2030 Impact Hub

Accelerate2030 Impact Hub (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Accelerate2030 is a 9-month acceleration programme for up to 10 high-potential ventures enabling you to becoming more investment-ready, and measure your impact in order to scale internationally. We don’t put you through a standard programme of workshop and courses, but we build a program based on your specific needs. In addition, you will get access to…

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…

ICLJ TruthBuzz Fact Checking Contest Challenge

TruthBuzz Fact Checking Contest (Win US$10,000) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Our global TruthBuzz challenge aims to invent new ways to help verified facts reach the widest possible audience.We want your creative solutions for taking fact-checking beyond long-form explanations and bullet points. We’re looking for ideas — — from everyone, not just journalists — that turn fact-checking into engaging, visual and interactive stories that are instantly understandable and shareable. We…

UN DESA Energy For Sustainable Development Grant

UN DESA Energy For Sustainable Development Grant, 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

UN DESA recognizes that eradicating poverty in all its forms and dimensions, including extreme poverty, is the greatest global challenge and an indispensable requirement for sustainable development. The thematic focus for the 2017 UN DESA Energy Grant is “Sustainable Energy for Eradicating Poverty and Promoting Prosperity in a Changing World”, reflecting the multiple roles that…

th African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AFPIF)

8th AFPIF Forum 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The 8th African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AFPIF) will be held over a 3-day period from 22-24 August 2017 in Abidjan, Côte D’Ivoire. An open and inclusive forum, AfPIF focuses on developing Internet interconnection and traffic exchange opportunities by bringing together key players – infrastructure providers, Internet service providers (ISPs), Internet Exchange Points (IXPs), content…

Union Bank and CC Hub Centenary Innovation Challenge

Union Bank Centenary Innovation Challenge | Diplomacy Opportunities

In celebration of 100 years of heritage & service, Union Bank is running a Centenary Innovation Challenge to find and support great ideas that address the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in entrepreneurial ways. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global Goals, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the…