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…

8th edition of the Talking Across Generations on Education TAGe

8th Talking Across Generations on Education (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNESCO MGIEP and ActionAid Arab Regional Initiative will be organizing the 8th edition of the Talking Across Generations on Education as the main launch event. Along the vision of mobilizing youth voices for inclusion in the highest levels of policymaking processes, the TAGe will bring together, on an equal platform, 9 distinguished Arab youth and 3 senior decision…

The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)

Fully Funded TWAS-UNESCO Associateship Scheme | Diplomacy Opportunities

In collaboration with UNESCO and a number of centres of excellence in the South, TWAS has instituted a Joint Associateship Scheme to enable competent researchers from the South to visit these centres regularly. An associate is appointed for three years during which he/she can visit a Centre twice for research collaboration. TWAS provides travel support…

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO

Call for application: UNESCO’s Visiting Journalists Program (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Every year on World Arabic Language Day (18 December), UNESCO organizes its visiting journalists program. This year, the Organization will invite 12 journalists from the Arab region and Arabic speaking countries to its Headquarters in Paris (France) to raise awareness about UNESCO’s mandate, activities and programs. Through this program, UNESCO also aims at establishing close…