World Forum for Democracy 2018

World Forum for Democracy Call For Initiatives 2018 (Funded To France) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The World Forum for Democracy is a platform for dialogue and democratic innovation which brings new ideas into the work of the Council of Europe and promotes its principles across the world. A unique event of its kind, it deals with challenges facing democracy taking as a starting point innovative initiatives and practice, and fostering…

Feminist Leadership, Movement Building and Rights Institute Training

2018 Fully Funded Feminist Leadership, Movement Building and Rights Institute Training | Diplomacy Opportunities

CREA’s eighth Feminist Leadership, Movement Building, and Rights Institute in East Africa is a residential programme, designed to strengthen feminist solidarity, leadership advocacy, and strategies for building collective power for social transformation. This year, the Institute in a new form and design, looks at engaging feminists from across the region to build a substantive understanding of…

2018 Nigerian Heart Foundation - United Nations Association of Nigeria World No-Tobacco Day Essay Competition

2018 Nigerian Heart Foundation – United Nations Association of Nigeria World No-Tobacco Day Essay Competition | Diplomacy Opportunities

The World Health Organization (WHO) reported that tobacco kills more than seven million people each year, six million of them from direct use and the others due to exposure to smoking. In the Nigerian context, the Federal Ministry of Health noted that about 4.5 million Nigerians consume, on an annual basis, 20 billion sticks of…

Win a funded place With One Young World at European Development Days 2018 in Brussels | Diplomacy Opportunities

One Young World is happy to announce it has made funding available for 15 Ambassadors to join the One Young World delegation to the European Development Days 2018! Sign up today to be considered for a funded place in the One Young World delegation. Selected Ambassadors will receive a set contribution for their accommodation and expenses in…

UN Women

Women, Peace and Security Internship at UN Women | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Peace and Security Section leads on UN system-wide coordination on Women, Peace and Security, provides technical and financial support to the peace and security work of UN Women field offices, and implements a number of global initiatives that range from training women on mediation, peacekeepers on preventing and responding to sexual violence, and experts…

2018 N-PEACE Small Grants For Civil Societies

2018 N-PEACE Small Grants For Civil Societies | Diplomacy Opportunities

N-Peace, or ‘Engage for Equality, Access, Community and Empowerment’ is a UNDP flagship initiative founded in 2010 to commemorate a decade of UNSCR 1325 implementation via the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda. Currently unique to the Asia-Pacific region, N-Peace operates in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Nepal, with the goal…

Fiona Imarah Oghenerukevwe

Development Ambassadors: Fiona Imarah (International Women’s Day Edition) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Its International Women’s Day 2018!!! To celebrate today, the team at Diplomacy Opportunities celebrates Fiona Imarah Oghenerukevwe. For Fiona Imarah, the decision to be a change maker was fueled by the tough experiences she witnessed women, girls and children suffer for most of her life. Fiona was first Leader in Agape force at age 15,…

UNESCO Expert training on the implementation of the 2005 Convention in Asia-Pacific

Fully Funded UNESCO Expert training on the implementation of the 2005 Convention in Asia-Pacific | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNESCO is launching a call for expression of interest to solicit specialists from the Asia-Pacific region to join the community of practice on the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions. Targeting mid-career experts, UNESCO will organize a 5-day training in Seoul, Republic of Korea, from 11 to 15…

African Women Development Fund (AWDF)

AWDF Grants For Women-Led Organisations | Diplomacy Opportunities

African Women Development Fund (AWDF) invites applications from eligible African women’s organisations under its main grants programme. Applications for the first grantmaking round of 2018 can be sent in under one or more of AWDF’s thematic areas as listed below. These frame AWDF’s current funding strategy Shaping Africa’s Future; Body & Health Rights The focus for…

ALC Peace, Security and Development Fellowship for African Women

2018/2019 ALC Peace, Security and Development Fellowship for African Women (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The African Leadership Centre (ALC) was established in Kenya in June 2010 as a joint initiative of King’s College London and the University of Nairobi. The ALC is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Peace and Security Fellowship for African Women for 2018/2019. This Fellowship is an intellectual and financial award to…