Deadline: 15 January 2017 The African Union Commission is seeking applicants for its Intercontinental Youth Forum that will provide a platform to discuss different means of preventing/countering violent extremism by drawing on the soft power of religion and dialogue and, accordingly making policies at the local, national and regional levels that … [Read more...] about African Union Commission: Intercontinental Youth Forum for African and European Youths
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Deadline: 20 January 2017 Applications are open for 2017 Cheng Long Wetlands International Environmental Art Project under the theme "Take Action, Live with Change” to raise awareness about collective environmental responsibility and how people can work together in harmony with nature to rebuild and readjust to a changing environment. The … [Read more...] about Call for Proposals 2017: Cheng-Long Wetlands International Environmental Art Project Worldwide
Deadline: 1 March 2017 The International Visegrad Fund is seeking projects from non-governmental, civil society organizations (NGOs/CSOs), municipalities and local governments for its "Small Grants Program". Project Categories Culture and Common Identity: Strengthening regional and European identity through common cultural initiatives. … [Read more...] about Visegrad Small Grants Program: Seeking Projects from CSOs and Other Public Institutions Worldwide
Deadline: 7 February 2017 Applications are open for the 3rd Annual AFS Asia-Pacific International Global Citizenship Education Forum that will connect educators, intercultural learning practitioners and researchers with employers and corporations plus governments, institutions, policy-makers and others in Asia-Pacific who have a stake in the … [Read more...] about Apply for AFS Asia-Pacific International Global Citizenship Education Forum!
Deadline: 17 February 2017 The Hub, a collaboration between The City of The Hague and HumanityX are accepting applications for its Cross-Over Fund to give digital innovators the opportunity to improve a process, product or service within the peace, justice or humanitarian sector. The Hague Humanity Hub is calling for innovators in the peace, … [Read more...] about HumanityX Cross-Over Fund: Seeking Innovators for Peace and Justice around the World
Deadline: 3 January 2017 Entries are open for the 2017 Masdar Engage Global Social Media Competition. This year’s Engage competition is about how participants want to see changes in the world and their local communities by 2026; and Masdar wants to hear citizens’ perspectives on how society can embark on a path towards a low-carbon economy. … [Read more...] about Entries Open for Masdar 2017 Engage Global Social Media Competition!
Deadline: 17 February 2017 The Greenbuild is currently seeking proposals for its "Greenbuild India 2017". This conference features educational sessions covering all aspects of sustainable design, construction, and operations practices for buildings and communities, including their impact on people, the environment, and the economy both … [Read more...] about Greenbuild India 2017: World’s Largest Conference dedicated to Green Building
Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations is seeking nominations for its conference awards with an aim to recognize individuals, institutions and organizations who have made outstanding achievements in fighting hunger. Today they are the champions of the Zero Hunger Generation - the first generation … [Read more...] about FAO Conference Awards: Recognizing Individuals and Organizations for their Outstanding Achievements in Fighting Hunger
Deadline: 31 March 2017 Applications are open for Anu & Naveen Jain Women’s Safety XPRIZE, a $1 million global competition that challenges teams to leverage technology to empower communities with a transformative solution that ensures women’s safety. Armed with innovative safety nets, communities everywhere can rapidly respond to threats … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for Anu & Naveen Jain Women’s Safety XPRIZE Challenges! Empowering Safety for All
Deadline: 15 January 2017 Applications are open for "Civic Tech Leadership Fellowship" to prepare future Civic Tech leaders in Africa. The fellows receive training; mentoring and funding to empower them pursue the socio-economic development they want to see in Africa. The Civic Tech Leadership Program prepares the next generation of outstanding … [Read more...] about Civic Tech Leadership Fellowship for the Socio-Economic Development of Africa
Deadline: 1 February 2017 The Fondation Ensemble has launched two call for proposals from eligible organisations for its 2017 grant programs. On all sector projects (Sustainable agriculture, Sustainable fishing, Biodiversity conservation, Sustainable Technologies) and Threatened Animal Species small projects Funding Information … [Read more...] about Fondation Ensemble: Inviting Organisations for its 2017 Call for Proposals
Deadline: 30 January 2017 The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) in collaboration with ONE and the Elliott family is seeking entries for the inaugural 2017 Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling. Mike served as a distinguished editor at The Economist, Newsweek and Time before becoming CEO of ONE. This annual award … [Read more...] about Call for Entries: The Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling
Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Institute for the Study of Human Rights (ISHR), Columbia University, is currently accepting applications for Fall 2017 Human Rights Advocates Program (HRAP). Founded in 1989, the Human Rights Advocates Program (HRAP) is a unique and successful model of human rights capacity building. HRAP capitalizes on its … [Read more...] about ISHR Call for Applications: Human Rights Advocates Program
Deadline: 13 January 2017 The Global Championship is seeking applicants for its Future Agro Challenge (FAC), global competition that support agro visionaries, farmers, manufacturers, and distributors from countries across several continents. Innovators have the opportunity to participate in sessions and hot discussions on the latest … [Read more...] about Future Agro Challenge: Inviting Entrepreneurs, Startups all Over the World
Deadline: 17 February 2017 The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) is seeking nominations for its "2017 Knight International Journalism Awards" with an aim to foster a global culture of news innovation. The Awards recognize journalists who, through their pioneering work or technological innovations, produce quality news and information … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for the 2017 Knight International Journalism Awards
Deadline: 31 December 2016 Applications are open for the third edition of Startup of the Year Contest to Spotlight African Innovation. Startup of the year award is a contest organized by Bonjour Idée with the support of 50+ partners (international corporations, incubators, chambers of commerce, media, competitive centers, and influential blogs). … [Read more...] about Startup of The Year Award to Spotlight African Innovation!
Deadline: 17 February 2017 The African Leadership Academy (ALA) is seeking applications for its Fellowship Program to transform Africa by identifying, developing, and connecting thousands of leaders for the continent over the next few decades. The Academy is founded on the philosophy that a new generation of ethical, committed leaders is the key … [Read more...] about ALA Fellowship Program: Supporting and Developing Future Leaders of Africa
Deadline: 1 March 2017 Nominations are open for 2017 Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Awards. The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) and the World Press Photo Foundation (WPPF) will jointly host the Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Awards in June 2017 in Washington, D.C., as part of an exciting partnership formed … [Read more...] about Nominations Open for 2017 Anja Niedringhaus Courage In Photojournalism Award!
Deadline: 28 February 2017 Young people in Africa are an enormous resource for the continent’s developments. It is in this regard that African Union Heads of State and Government declared the theme for 2017 as ‘Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in Youth’. The African Union (AU) ECHO provides a platform for the 54 Member … [Read more...] about African Union ECHO 2017: Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in Youth
Deadline: 9 January 2017 UNESCO, in collaboration with the Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), is pleased to invite contributions from the international community of scholars to the 2017 Academic Research Conference on Safety of Journalists. The academic conference, from 3 to 4 May 2017, is a special academic session which will be held … [Read more...] about UNESCO Call for Proposals: 2017 Academic Research Conference on Safety of Journalists