UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education

2019 UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education (US$ 50,000 Award)

UNESCO has launched the call for nominations for the 2019 UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education. The Prize annually awards US$ 50,000 to two outstanding laureates. Governments of UNESCO Member States and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in official partnership with UNESCO are now invited to nominate up to three individuals, institutions or organizations who have…

Canadian Commission for UNESCO Youth Advisory Group

Apply To Join Canadian Commission for UNESCO Youth Advisory Group 2019

The Canadian Commission for UNESCO (CCUNESCO) believes that young people are key partners.  Their experience and expertise enrich reflection and discussion and also help develop tangible and innovative initiatives. Their concerns and worldviews are important and help shape tomorrow’s world. The Network in Canada The Youth Advisory Group (YAG) is a model of youth engagement…

UNESCO APCEIU 3rd Youth Leadership Workshop on GCED

Fully Funded 5th UNESCO APCEIU Youth Leadership Workshop on GCED

The Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding (APCEIU) will organize the 5th Youth Leadership Workshop on GCED (Global Citizenship Education) from 3 to 9 June 2019. This one-week Workshop aims to build capacity of dynamic youth leaders around the world to identify strategies to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), specifically Target 4.7, and to…

African Artists Peace Initiative

Call For Country Coordinators of African Artists Peace Initiative 2019-2021

The African Artists Peace Initiative (AAPI) is a Pan-African movement of artists and peace-makers, championing a culture of peace and non-violence in Africa. The overarching objective is to use ”The ARTS” as a weapon and tool for nurturing a culture of peace based on values, attitude, and ways of life conducive to the promotion of…

UNESCO Academic Conference on the Safety of Journalists

UNESCO Academic Conference on the Safety of Journalists (Fully Funded)

Journalists throughout the world are increasingly faced with threats that range from harassment to arbitrary detention, kidnapping, physical attacks, and in the most extreme cases, killing. Threats to journalist occur both online and offline and women journalists are particularly affected by gender-specific forms of attacks, such as sexual harassment and violence. UNESCO is the mandated…

Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program

Fully Funded Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program 2019

The Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program is dedicated to emerging writers from the Cities of Literature of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. The Program was created with the belief that the Network provides an excellent opportunity to develop interconnections, boost mobility, and offer professionalization services for writers. It aims to promote the Cities of Literature Network,…

UNESCO Futures Literacy Champions

Call For Application: UNESCO Futures Literacy in Africa Champions

The Imagining Africa’s Futures project is launching a call for expressions of interest for local champions in Africa. Local champions are expected to be key constituents of UNESCO and its partners’ effort to conduct research in Futures Literacy by co-designing and co-running Futures Literacy Laboratories in their local communities. Local champions can be a team…

Youth Make-Peace-Happen Training 2019

Call For Participation: Youth Make-Peace-Happen Training 2019

The Center for Youth Advocacy and Development (CEYAD) on behalf of the Pan-African Youth Network for a Culture of Peace (PAYNCoP) is mapping youth-led organizations and groups that are operational in Anambra or Benue states, and working around Peacebuilding, Social cohesion, strong institution & democracy, human rights, quality education, movement building, active citizenship, climate justice,…

UNESCO World Heritage Volunteers

UNESCO World Heritage Volunteers 2019 Call for Projects | Diplomacy Opportunities

The World Heritage Volunteers Initiative was launched in 2008 to encourage young people to undertake concrete actions and to play an active role in the protection, preservation and promotion of World Heritage sites. It consists of action camps organized by youth organizations or institutions in cooperation with multiple stakeholders and partners, which work all together…

UNESCO Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme (UNESCO Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowship Programme)

UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme ($10,000 Funding) | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNESCO designed the project “UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships Programme” (UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme) in the framework of the Japanese Funds-in-Trust for the Capacity-Building of Human Resources which was established in November 2000 by the Government of Japan to enable UNESCO to give impetus to research in four areas under UNESCO’s Priority Programme Areas. The…