Africa Peace and Social Change Fellowship

Fully Funded Africa Peace and Social Change Fellowship 2020

The Peace and Social Change Fellowship Program is designed to bring together activists, practitioners and academics to learn from and with each other, strengthen relationships, and exchange ideas with other grassroots women change makers from across diverse contexts and geographies. This 2020 call for applications is open to African grassroots activists working broadly on the…

AU / CIEFFA Youth Capacity Building Workshop on Girls’Education in Africa

AU/CIEFFA Youth Capacity Building Workshop on Girls’Education in Africa

The African Union/International Centre for Girls’ and Women’s Education in Africa (AU/CIEFFA) is a specialized institution of the African Union since 2004, dealing with women’s and girls’ education following Decision Assembly/AU/DEC.44 (III). The centre is located in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Following the two previously organized capacity building workshops respectively held in Ethiopia and Tunisia; this…

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…

UNDP and African Union African Young Women Leaders Fellowship

UNDP and African Union Young Women Leaders Fellowship

African Young Women Leaders Fellowship Programme – a partnership between the African Union Commission (AUC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). This exciting partnership aims to build a new generation of young African women leaders and experts to serve Africa and the world in designing and implementing development programmes in the context of the SDGs and Agenda 2063. AUC and…

UN Women

Call for applications: United Nations Women Beijing+25 Youth Task Force

The year 2020 will be a confluence of anniversaries including the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Conference and the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (BPfA), the five-year review of the Sustainable Development Goals, the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Security Council Resolution 1325, and the 10th anniversary of the creation of UN…

Young Women Leadership Program

Young Women Leadership Program 2019

Young Women Leadership Program is designed to empower young women, give them the skills and tools to take their leadership to the next level and support them to become leaders in their communities. Sana Afouaiz will take you through a feminist journey and share with you her 8 years’ experience in women empowerment, leadership, activism and…

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…

For Creative Girls Mentorship Program 2019

For Creative Girls Mentorship Program 2019

Now in its third year, the For Creative Girls Mentoring program matches women who are taking over their industries with upcoming female creatives and professionals. For Creative Girls has created a 2-month mentorship program for Female Creatives and Professional. The mentorship program has been developed to help upcoming artists and professional women get the guide,…

Inclusive Global Leadership Initiative (IGLI) Summer Institute For Women

2019 IGLI Summer Institute For Women (Fully Funded)

The Inclusive Global Leadership Initiative (IGLI) is pleased to invite nominations for our third annual Summer Institute, to be held in collaboration with the U.S. Institute of Peace from August 24-31, 2019, in Colorado and Washington, D.C. The 2019 Summer Institute will convene leading women-identifying activists from the frontlines of movements to advance peace, justice, and…

2019 MILEAD Fellowship Program for Young African Women Leaders

2019 MILEAD Fellowship Program for Young African Women Leaders

Moremi Initiative for Women’s Leadership in Africa invites applications from exceptional emerging African women leaders for the 2019 MILEAD [Moremi Initiative Leadership Empowerment and Development] Fellows Program- to identify Africa’s most promising women leaders.  The MILEAD Fellows Program is a long-term and paradigm-shifting leadership development program to identify, develop and promote a new generation of young…