Sida Training Programme: Increasing Gender Equality between Women and Men by Using Statistics as a Tool

Deadline: 1 November 2018 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applications for its International Training Programme, “Gender Statistics” to contribute to increased gender equality between women and men by using statistics as a tool. Objectives The main objective for the programme is that an organisational change should take place so that participating organisations: implement gender statistics in their ongoing work work with, maintain and … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: SEED Starter Workshops 2018

Deadline: 6 August 2018 Do you have a business idea and need expert support to turn it into reality? If yes, then apply for the SEED Starter Workshops. The SEED Starter is inviting entries from teams who develop green and inclusive business solutions to one of the key social and environmental challenges in Malawi. The winning teams will receive support on turning their idea into reality. The SEED Starter promotes the incubation of new eco-enterprises. Setting up a business is both an exciting … [Read more...]

Apply for SAG-SEED Replicator Workshops in Zimbabwe!

Deadline: 29 July 2018 Do you have plans to start your own business, and are looking for the next steps to take? Do you want to refine your business model and collaborate with successful eco-inclusive enterprises worldwide? Do you want your NGO to be financially independent and learn from enterprise solutions that work? If yes, then apply for the SEED Replicator program! SEED is a global partnership for action on sustainable development and the green economy that was founded by the United … [Read more...]

IWPR Call for Proposals: Remote Trainings for Syrian Journalists

Deadline: 17 July 2018 IWPR is seeking proposals to conduct a series of remote trainings for participants inside Syria. The training will be given to at least 200 participants in total, at an average rate of 10 trainees per training (total of at least 20 trainings). The partner organization is expected to provide all necessary equipment for the training. The trainings should all be in Arabic and include: monitoring and evaluation, general trainings of trainers, conflict journalism, social … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Power Africa’s Young Women in African Power Leadership Residential Training!

Deadline: 22 July 2018 Are you a young African woman engaged in Africa’s energy sector ready to take your career to the next level? Are you interested in increasing your leadership skills, strengthening your professional networks, gaining new career opportunities, and demonstrating a desire to take on a greater leadership role? If yes, than apply for the Power Africa’s Young Women in African Power Leadership Residential Training. Power Africa is a U.S. government-led partnership coordinated by … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Outlier Venture Lab Program for Nigeria!

Deadline:  20 July 2018 Are you an early-stage start-up or an SME based in the Nigeria?  Are you developing a tech-driven product or service addressing a huge local need and has a significant social impact?  Are you working on the leading edge of innovation? If yes, then apply for the 2018 Outlier Venture Lab program! Applicants are invited to apply for the 2018 Outlier Venture Lab, a business acceleration program for tech-enabled startups who are building innovative solutions to challenges in … [Read more...]

Sida: Seeking Applications for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) Training Programme

Deadline: 1 October 2018 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applications for its International Training Programme “Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)”, designed for individuals holding positions in organizations in the area of SRHR and who are qualified to participate in reform processes at various levels. The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) has commissioned Lund University (LU) to carry out an advanced training … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for WFP’s Innovation Accelerator Programme!

Deadline: 24 September 2018 The World Food Programme is accepting applications for its Innovation Accelerator Programme. WFP’s Innovation Accelerator identifies, nurtures and scales bold solutions to hunger globally. They support WFP innovators and external start-ups and companies through financial support, access to a network of experts and a global field reach. The Accelerator believes the way forward in the fight against hunger is not necessarily in building grand plans, but identifying … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ‘Caring for Vulnerable Children in a Fractured World Programme’!

Deadline: 3 September 2018 Thomson Reuters Foundation, in partnership with UBS Optimus Foundation is seeking applications for its Caring for Vulnerable Children in a Fractured World programme. This intensive 1.5-day programme run by the Thomson Reuters Foundation provides participants with the opportunity to consider different domestic and international strategies to protect children, as well as how to report these issues to their own audiences. It offers a stimulating and collaborative … [Read more...]

Christopher Newport University Call for Papers: Global Status of Women and Girls Conference

Deadline: 1 October 2018 Christopher Newport University’s College of Arts and Humanities, in partnership with Norfolk State University, is inviting applicants for the forthcoming Conference on the Global Status of Women and Girls to be held at Christopher Newport, March 21-23, 2019. The theme for this year’s conference is: “Intersectionality: Understanding Women’s Lives and Resistance in the Past and Present”. This interdisciplinary conference uses tools of the arts, humanities, social … [Read more...]

IRDR Call for Application: International Training Workshop on Big Earth Data for Disaster Risk Reduction

Deadline: 24 August 2018 The Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR) is seeking applications for its International Training Workshop on Big Earth Data for Disaster Risk Reduction. DBAR is an international research program for promoting cooperation with countries along the Belt and Road route to advocate and demonstrate the smart use and application of “Big Earth Data” in support of the sustainable development of people and economies at the local, national and regional levels. “Disaster … [Read more...]

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Seeking Applications for Rural Poverty and Agriculture Programme

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking applications for its Rural Poverty and Agriculture Programme. In order to ensure the daily issues faced by rural poor people and their communities are acknowledged, it is important that their stories are heard and their voices are amplified.  With funding from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the specialised UN agency, they will bring together journalists from around Africa to attend this workshop … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: SAG-SEED Replicator Workshops in Zambia

Deadline: 22 July 2018 Do you have plans to start your own business, and are looking for the next steps to take? Do you want to refine your business model and collaborate with successful eco-inclusive enterprises worldwide? Do you want your NGO to be financially independent and learn from enterprise solutions that work? Then the SEED Replicator is for you! SEED is a global partnership for action on sustainable development and the green economy that was founded by the United Nations Environment … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Capacity Building Workshop on Strategic Advocacy & Litigation

Deadline: 10 July 2018 The Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria with the support of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, cordially is currently inviting applicants to apply for the Capacity Building Workshop on Strategic Advocacy & Litigation targeted at the promotion and protection of the human rights of lesbians, gay, bisexual, and transgender persons in Africa. The 3rd LGBT Human Rights Defenders Workshop will be held from 3-6 September 2018 at the … [Read more...]

Apply for UNODC’s Multi-stakeholder Workshop on UNCAC and its Review Mechanism!

Deadline: 6 July 2018 The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) is seeking applications for its Multi-stakeholder workshop on the United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) and its review mechanism. The four-day workshop will provide participants with substantive expertise on UNCAC provisions, enabling them to contribute to the review alongside governments and other relevant stakeholders. The engagement of civil society in the fight against corruption is crucial in … [Read more...]

Applications Open for VilCap Communities Africa Programme!

Deadline: 6 July 2018 Village Capital and the UK Department for International Development (DFID) Impact Programme are seeking applications for its VilCap Communities Africa programme to equip entrepreneur ecosystem leaders across sub-Saharan Africa with the tools, resources and connections they need to catalyse impact investment. Applications are now open for entrepreneur support organisations (ESO’s) to take part in forums on September 24-28 and October 22-26. Benefits The programme will … [Read more...]

N/Core tech Program: Inviting Entrepreneurs & Organizations Working towards Poverty Alleviation in India

Deadline: 10 June 2018 Are you working on an idea that can solve a problem that affects the economically disadvantaged at scale? If yes, then apply for the N/Core tech program! Applicants are invited to apply for the N/Core tech program, an incubator exclusively for early-stage nonprofits. N/Core is investing deeply in select founders of early-stage nonprofits, who are working on problems related to poverty, through a seed grant, one-of-a-kind mentoring, and N/Core support network. The … [Read more...]

UNITAR Hiroshima Women’s Leadership Programme for Afghanistan: Governance and the Sustainable Development Goals

Deadline: 15 June 2018 Applications are now open for the 2018 UNITAR Hiroshima Women's Leadership Programme for Afghanistan: Governance and the Sustainable Development Goals which is a new training programme designed to empower junior- to mid-level young female professionals from all sectors in Afghanistan. Supported by the people and Government of Japan, the programme comprises of two workshops in Kabul and Japan. The programme aims to empower women leaders, with the understanding that "there … [Read more...]

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Seeking Applications for Reporting Illegal Wildlife Trading Programme

Deadline: 6 June 2018 The Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking applications for its Reporting Illegal Wildlife Trading programme, a multi-month scheme and journalists that take part in the mentoring process commit to take part in a series of mentoring sessions and produce journalistic investigation(s), signing an agreement to this effect. The programme is looking for journalists based in China, Brazil, Nigeria, the Gulf States and Pakistan who are motivated to write investigate stories … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Orange Knowledge Tailor-Made Training Programme!

 Deadline: 1 June 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the 2018 Orange Knowledge Tailor-Made Training Programme . The Orange Knowledge Tailor-Made Training Programme is meant to improve the overall functioning of an organisation by training a selected group of staff. An organisation facing knowledge and skills problems in achieving its goals can (partly) eliminate these problems with a tailor-made training course. A tailor-made training course must be carried out by a Dutch training … [Read more...]