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The Agroforestry Workshop: Developing a Sustainable Network of Researchers across UK, Kenya and South Africa

Deadline: 30 August 2017 The British Council's Researcher Links Programme has opened applications for Agroforestry workshop on “Role of small holder agroforestry systems in the arid and semi-arid regions in combating climate change”. The workshop aims to develop a sustainable network of researchers across the three countries to underrated the socioeconomic and environmental benefits of the Agroforestry system in Arid and semi-arid region and evaluate of potential of satellite remote sensing for … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 3 September 2017 The Christopher Newport University is seeking abstract from all academic disciplines for its conference entitled "Global Status of Women and Girls" that explore these topics and shed light on women’s efforts to effect social change. The theme of this conference will be "Women, Social Change and Activism: Then and Now". This interdisciplinary conference uses the tools of the arts, humanities, social sciences and other fields to address challenges faced by women … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Young Enterprise Initiative South Africa (YEI South Africa) Programme!

Deadline: 7 August 2017 The Embassy of France in South Africa and the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) are seeking applications for its Young Enterprise Initiative South Africa (YEI South Africa) programme that will focus on providing South African start-up companies with the opportunity to develop and grow their businesses in France. The YEI South Africa programme will be implemented in parallel with similar programmes in South Korea, the USA, Taiwan and Italy. It provides an opportunity … [Read more...]

The DO School & BMW Group’s DOathon Training Program for Budding Entrepreneurs!

Deadline: 30 July 2017 (The extended selection deadline for those who don't need a visa for Germany is 21 August 2017) Are you passionate about pioneering the future of work for generations to come, alongside a company that champions innovation, BMW Group? Then apply now for the DOathon Training Program. The DO School and BMW Group are currently inviting budding entrepreneurs for its DOathon Training Program that is an intense three-day, standalone program for people who act as champions of … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 7th Global Education and Youth Training Course for Youth Multipliers!

Deadline: 28 July 2017 Are you a young key multiplier playing an active role in a youth organisation, willing to gain skills to promote and disseminate principles of Global Development Education (GDE) to other young people?  Do you want to develop intercultural competences to facilitate peer-learning processes with other young people?  If yes, then apply for the 7th Global Education and Youth Training Course. The North-South Centre (NSC) of the Council of Europe is seeking applications for its … [Read more...]

Start-Up Chile Seed Program: Strengthening Enterprise Environment & Culture of Innovation in Chile

Deadline: 5 September 2017 Applicants are invited to apply for Start-Up Chile Seed program to attract world class entrepreneurs to do business in Chile. Seed accommodates early stage entrepreneurs who will strengthen the enterprise environment, support the culture of innovation in Chile and connect with Latam to grow from the region to the world. The purpose of the program is to attract, boost and create new high impact new businesses, through globally minded female leaders; encouraging also, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2nd Eurasian Gender Academy 2017!

Deadline: 31 August 2017 Applications are open for the second Eurasian Gender Academy 2017 to address the persistent gender inequalities and human rights violations that put Women, Girls and Transgender (WG/TG) at a greater risk of, and more vulnerable to HIV, hepatitis and tuberculosis. This event is conducted in the framework of RCNF-funded Project “Eastern European Regional Platform for Accelerated Action for Women, Girls and Transgender in in HIV/AIDS Context”. Eurasian Gender Academy … [Read more...]

Investigative Journalism Training Programme: Inviting Young North African and European Journalists

Deadline: 31 July 2017 Are you a critically thinking journalist? Would you like to work on a cross-border investigative story? Do you want to investigate and fight transnational corruption? Investigate the Mediterranean is looking for young North African and European journalists to be part of an investigative journalism training programme. This programme will support a new generation of journalists to write about ongoing cases and potentially identify new stories about public asset … [Read more...]

Sida International Training Programme: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)

Deadline: 1 September 2017 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. Objectives The long-term objective of the programme is to contribute to the improvement of the living conditions of poor women, … [Read more...]

Apply for European HIV Academy For Enabling Legal Enviroments!

Deadline: 26 July 2017 Applications are open for European HIV Academy For Enabling Legal Enviroments, a two-day training academy for people living with and affected by HIV, is dedicated to skills building for addressing punitive or disabling legal environments. Around 25 participants from across Europe will be selected to take part in this training academy, which will focus on three intersectional legal barriers affecting people living with, and affected by, HIV: legal and regulatory … [Read more...]

ARTICLE 19: Seeking Applications for Workshop on Regulating “Hate Speech” in the Media

Deadline: 28 August 2017 ARTICLE 19 is currently seeking applications from representatives of audio-visual media regulatory bodies and press councils from across the European Union to participate in a two-day workshop on international legal standards on regulating hate speech in the media. ARTICLE 19 is an international non-governmental organisation, working globally to promote freedom of expression and access to information. The project is financially supported by the Rights, Equality and … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Australia: Young Pacific Leaders Conference 2017/2018

Deadline: 11 August 2017 U.S. Embassy in Canberra, Australia has announced an open competition for U.S. organizations interested in submitting proposals to organize a comprehensive program designed to provide emerging Pacific leaders with the skills and knowledge they need to become leaders in the region’s economic and civic development.  As a Pacific nation, the United States has long been committed to working with partners in the region to ensure continued regional security, as well as … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 3rd Asia Pacific Feminist Forum 2017!

Deadline: 17 July 2017 Applications are open for 3rd Asia Pacific Feminist Forum 2017 which is a participatory event bringing together activists, women human rights defenders, academics, lawyers, and global allies. The forum will facilitate the sharing of tools and resources, provide space for advocacy, strengthen capacities and invite people to collectively strategise to build power in the era of authoritarian, patriarchal, late capitalism. Feminists from Asia Pacific join APWLD members and … [Read more...]

Call for Applications for Village Capital’s Education: India 2017

Deadline: 14 July 2017 India has the largest K-12 student population in the world, with over 260 million children enrolled in schools across the country. While access has improved over time, educational outcomes remain poor for a majority of these students, ultimately affecting their earning capabilities and long-term well-being. To address this challenge, Village Capital is seeking applications for its “Education: India 2017” from champion entrepreneurs and companies who want to transform the … [Read more...]

Apply for SAG-SEED Replicator Workshop in Uganda and Mauritius!

Deadline: 16 July 2017 Do you want to replicate a tested and proven business model to set up your own eco-inclusive enterprise? Apply for the SAG-SEED Replicator Workshops in Port Louis, Mauritius on 3 August 2017 and in Kampala, Uganda, on 3 or 4 August 2017 and kick-off your own business in just one day! The SAG-SEED Replicator brings successful eco-inclusive business models that provide proven solutions to sustainability challenges to various geographic locations. The programme supports the … [Read more...]

Open Society Foundations: Human Rights and Drug Policy Workshop in Hong Kong

Deadline: 1 August 2017 The Open Society Foundations is seeking application for its Human Rights and Drug Policy Workshop in Hong Kong with an aim to focus on the connections between human rights, public health, and drug policy as well as the gap between these principles and practice in the implementation of drug policies in Asia. The Human Rights and Drug Policy Workshop will be held at the Centre for Criminology at the University of Hong Kong from October 16 to October 20, 2017. Course … [Read more...]

USDA-FNS: Seeking Applications for SNAP E&T DATA Grant Program

Deadline: 31 July 2017 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is seeking applications for its SNAP E&T DATA Grant Program. States are required to operate a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Employment and Training (E&T) program to help participants gain skills, education, training, and experience that lead to good, stable jobs and greater economic self-sufficiency. The purpose of this grant competition is to support the development … [Read more...]

Be A Part of The Human Rights Youth Forum 2017 in Tirana!

Deadline: 14 July 2017 The World Youth Wave, CSO, Belgrade has announced a call for applications for participation in the very first Human Rights Youth Forum 2017 (#HRYF17) to be held in Tirana, August 13th-15th 2017. This project is financed by the OSCE Mission to Serbia. #HRYF17 is organized by the World Youth Wave, CSO in partnership with the Union of Secondary Students of Serbia, the Helsinki Committee for Human Rights in Serbia, the European Youth Association from Albania and Mjaft! … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ChangemakerXchange Summit 2017 in Philippines!

Deadline: 9 July 2017 Applications are open for the ChangemakerXchange Summit in Philippines that will take place from September 4 to 8, 2017. The ChangemakerXchange is a global collaboration platform for young social innovators. It gathers some of the world’s most exciting changemakers at impact retreats in beautiful spaces around the world for the exchange and co-creation of ideas. Eligibility Criteria To qualify, applicants for ChangemakerXchange: must be between 18 to 30 years old … [Read more...]

Apply for ProPublica’s Emerging Reporters Program!

Deadline: 7 July 2017 Are You an Aspiring College Journalist of Color? Apply to ProPublica's Emerging Reporters Program. ProPublica has a vested interest in developing more minority journalists, with its mission to shine a light on abuses of power, producing stories of moral force that provoke change. There are currently few minority reporters who specialize in investigations. Without their voices, visions and points of view, there is every reason to believe that important stories are … [Read more...]

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