Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP) at Wits Journalism

Call For Applications: Reporting Grants and Workshop on Digital Identity, Data & Technology in Africa 2019

The Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP or the Project) at Wits Journalism, with support from Omidyar Network, are inviting all journalists to submit proposals for reporting grants and workshop participation to investigate issues related to digital identification, data privacy, and technology in Africa. The Project will provide reporting grants of up to US$1,000 to successful applicants, who will also…

United Nations Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED)

Call For Applications: United Nations Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) Consultancy

Consultant to support the development of a survey tool to measure the degree of compliance by Member States with CTED-related Security Council resolutions Redesigning CTED’s Survey Tools 1. Background Operative Paragraph 17 of Security Council Resolution 2395 (2017) directs the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) to, inter alia, review its survey tools with a view at improving their utility…

Fully Funded ICYF International Media Training Youth Camp

Fully Funded ICYF International Media Training Youth Camp 2019

Islamic Cooperation Youth Forum (ICYF) in partnership with the Ministry of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Turkey and Anadolu Agency (AA) will organize the second edition of “Certificated International Media Training Youth Camp”. It will take place from 15 – 21 September 2019 for young men and 23 – 29 September 2019 for…

UNESCO YouthMobile Seed-Grants For Africa Code Week 2019

UNESCO YouthMobile Seed-Grants is now seeking applications for supporting local organizations to implement Africa Code Week workshops. The project aims to empower girls with digital skills and equip teachers with coding knowledge to teach more students in the future. UNESCO YouthMobile is joining forces with SAP to empower young Africans with coding and digital skills…

Istituto Affari Internazionali Italy

Fully Funded Next Generation Workshop on Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament 2019

The Istituto Affari Internazionali, on behalf of the EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Consortium, is organizing a “Next Generation Workshop” open to 12 young researchers and professionals working in the Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament field. The workshop will be held in Brussels on 12 December 2019, back-to-back with the 2019 EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (EUNPD)…

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…

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…