United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)

UNAOC Youth Solidarity Fund 2019

The Youth Solidarity Fund (YSF) supports youth-led organizations that foster peaceful and inclusive societies. Seed funding is given to projects, for and by young people, that demonstrate innovative and effective approaches to intercultural or interfaith dialogue. Established in 2008, the Fund responded to calls for action made by youth-led organizations around the world on the importance of…

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…

Mo Ibrahim Leadership Fellowship

Mo Ibrahim Leadership Fellowship 2020 ($100,000 Annual Stipend)

The Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships form a selective programme designed to mentor future African leaders. Through this annual fellowship programme, we seek to deepen and broaden our growing network which continues to contribute its skills and learning to a better Africa. The Fellowships offer the opportunity to work in the executive offices of either the AfDB…

World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program

World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program 2019

Launched in 2013, the World Bank Group (WBG) Africa Fellowship Program targets young talented African nationals who are completing or recently completed a Ph.D. in an area relevant to the World Bank’s work. The fellowship program has been very successful since its inception, building a strong pipeline of young African talent interested in a career…

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…

2019 Climate Tracker Reporting Fellowship For Young Journalists

2019 Climate Tracker Reporting Fellowship For Young Journalists

Climate Tracker is looking for young journalists from around the world who want to make a big impact in their countries by publishing about a youth movement or young leader pushing for climate action in their country. As of today, the plans presented by countries are not enough to keep global warming within the Paris Agreement’s 1.5C degree limit.…

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime UNODC

Fully Funded UNODC Regional meeting on Fast-tracking UNCAC Implementation For CSOs 2019

This is a call for application for civil society organizations (CSOs) to participate in the Regional Conference Fast-tracking the Implementation of UNCAC in Southern Africa.  The conference will take place from 14-18 October 2019 in Livingstone, Zambia. This conference seeks to build on the momentum generated by the UK Anti-Corruption Summit that took place in London in May 2016,…

United Nations Solutions Summit 2019

Call For Applications: United Nations Solutions Summit 2019 at UN Headquarters New York

UN Solutions Summit is an annual catalytic process that culminates at UN Headquarters in New York during UN General Assembly high-level week at the end of September. This initiative lifts up and advances the work of exceptional teams with innovative solutions that advance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and convenes resources and talent around them. WHAT ARE…

International Peace Institute and United Nations Human Security Unit Localizing th­­e 2030 Agenda Forum

Fully Funded International Peace Institute and United Nations Human Security Unit Localizing th­­e 2030 Agenda Forum

International Peace Institute (IPI) and the UN Human Security Unit (HSU), in collaboration with the Government of The Gambia, the Senegalo-Gambian Permanent Secretariat, the UN Resident Coordinator and the UN Country Team in The Gambia are pleased to announce the expression of interest and call for applications to participate in a forum on Localizing th­­e 2030…

Restless Development

Call For Application: UNESCO & Restless Development Workshop For Youth-Led CSOs

Restless Development is a agency powered by young people. In partnership with UNESCO we are inviting youth-led organsiations, networks and activists to join us for a workshop to strengthen Media and Information Literacy in Malawi! What will the workshop look like? The workshop will take place in Lilongwe over 3 days in mid-September 2019 (dates…