Dart Center: Call for Applications for Covering Children and the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Deadline: 1 October 2018 The Dart Center is currently accepting applications for a four-day journalism training workshop in Amman, Jordan, with a special focus on the Syrian refugee crisis and response. This workshop, to be held January 20-23, 2019 at the Columbia Global Center in Amman, is designed for local, regional and international reporters already covering the Syrian refugee crisis as either part of a broader beat or as a standalone issue. The four-day workshop will bring journalists … [Read more...]

ACBAR: Seeking Proposals for Log-Frame Training

Deadline: 30 August 2018 ACBAR is currently implementing a four year DFID funded capacity building program, the Twinning Program, supporting humanitarian assistance in Afghanistan. This programs aims to improve the capacity of National NGOs (NNGOs) to respond to humanitarian needs. ACBAR will coordinate and train NNGOs to improve their capacity to assess and respond to humanitarian needs in Afghanistan and access international funding, including the Common Humanitarian Fund (CHF). As log-frame … [Read more...]

VALUE4HER Programme: Increasing Incomes for Women from Agribusinesses

Deadline: 15 September 2018 CTA in collaboration with its regional partners, African Women in Agribusiness Network (AWAN East Africa) and the Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF), has launched a programme initiative named VALUE4HER. VALUE4HER is a continental initiative aimed at increasing incomes for women from agribusinesses through access to markets, finance, improving knowledge, skills and capacity and through advocacy, thus addressing some of the key barriers for … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ‘Building the Future of Heritage Sites Together: Developing and Implementing Sustainable Management’!

Deadline: 25 September 2018 The French-speaking International Pole of the Great Sites Network of France (RGSF) is launching its call for applications for the 7th edition of the Intensive International Training "Building the future of heritage sites together: developing and implementing sustainable management". This training is intended for francophone managers working on natural or cultural heritage sites and cultural landscapes, decision makers, project leaders or members of a management team … [Read more...]

Applications Open for AlphaCode Incubate Programme!

Deadline: 7 September 2018 Do you have a business or idea that could change the face of financial services? If yes, then apply for the AlphaCode Incubate Programme! Applicants are invited to apply for the AlphaCode Incubate programme to identify and partner with the most innovative financial services entrepreneurs. AlphaCode Incubate, in partnership with Bank of America Merrill Lynch South Africa and Royal Bafokeng Holdings, is offering a 12-month tailored financial services programme to … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

2018 GlobalGiving Accelerator Program: Inviting Non-Profit Organizations Worldwide!

Deadline: 1 August 2018 GlobalGiving is currently accepting applications from nonprofits for its September 2018 Accelerator program in order to build skills, access tools, and grow their base of supporters to achieve crowdfunding success. The GlobalGiving Accelerator is a virtual training program and crowdfunding campaign that will help to take fundraising to the next level. Following an optional two-week training curriculum, participating organizations must raise at least $5,000 total … [Read more...]

Social Innovation Academy: Seeking Applications for Social Impact Award in Uganda

Deadline: 15 May 2018 The Social Innovation Academy (SINA) is seeking applications for the Social Impact Award in Uganda to provide training, mentoring and seed funding to nurture a movement of social entrepreneurs who launch social ventures with a positive impact. The award is currently present in 25 countries and for the first time in Sub-Saharan Africa and Uganda in particular. The social impact award support young innovators in building social enterprises that address the most … [Read more...]