CIVICUS Fellowship Programme – RACI (Argentina)

DEADLINE: 11 August 2017. CIVICUS is a global alliance of civil society organisations and activists dedicated to strengthening citizen action and civil society around the world. We strive to promote marginalised voices, especially from the Global South, and have members in more than 170 countries throughout the world. Since 1993, we have been dedicated to enhancing …

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Call for short-term Academic Staff – Pan African University – Institute of Water and Energy Sciences

Application Deadline: August 21st, 2017 The Pan African University (PAU) is a continental initiative of the African Union Commission (AUC) to develop higher education and research to practice in Africa. It is aiming to exemplify excellence, nurturing quality, enhance the attractiveness and global competitiveness of African higher education and research and establish an African University …

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Apply Now: New Environmental Journalism Fellowship

Deadline: Aug. 31, 2017 At the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, up to 15 journalists will gather in New York City for six days of study and discussion as part of the new Resilience Journalism Fellowship. The program, scheduled for Oct. 22-27, will focus on the science of climate change and resilience — defined as a system’s capacity …

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United Nations Minorities Fellowship Programme 2017

Deadline; August 25, 2017 The Minorities Fellowship Programme (MFP) was launched by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in 2005. Through the MFP, the OHCHR aims to give persons belonging to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities an opportunity to gain knowledge on the UN system and mechanisms dealing with …

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APPLY: 4th Africa – Europe Youth Summit and the AU-EU Youth Plug-In Initiative

DEADLINE: 6th August, 2017 Background information African and European youth today have many common challenges such as poverty and limited access to resources, education, healthcare and employment, along with social discrimination, lack of participation in decision-making and conflicts. By bringing together African and European Youth organisations and motivated and engaged young people, the Summit and plug-in …

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JOB: Post-doc Researcher for the project ‘Transnational political engagement of African Diaspora communities’

DEADLINE: 1 September 2017  Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) is looking for a highly motivated post-doc researcher who considers it a challenge to conduct research as part of the Erasmus Initiative Vital Cities and Citizens and the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS). As a postdoc at the ISS, applicant will have ample opportunity to collaborate with renowned …

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JAPAN CULTURAL CAMP 2017

Deadline: 31 July 2017 Program description Japan Culture Camp by AYFN is a cultural learning program designed to give an understanding on culture and social awareness for participants. This program enables participants to learn about Japanese culture in line with making a friend directly. This program is also an avenue to enhance knowledge and skill to face …

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HIV Research Trust 2018 scholarship

DEADLINE: 20 October 2017 The HIV Research Trust is a charitable foundation that provides financial support to physicians, nurses, scientists and other health care professionals in early/mid-career who are located in resource-limited settings from low-income and lower-middle-income countries working in the field of HIV infection. All aspects of research related to HIV infection and its consequences are …

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Apply NOW: Google Policy Fellowship in Europe and Africa

DEADLINE: August 5, 2017 (Africa), August 27, 2017 (Italy pilot) and July 31, 2017 (Brussels pilot) Are you an undergraduate, graduate or law student interested in internet and technology policy? Do you want to get involved in the public dialogue on these issues? If so, the new Google Policy Fellowship pilot programs in Italy, Belgium (Brussels), and three African …

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Call for Papers: Yale Africa-China Conference (2017)

DEADLINE: August 30, 2017 Yale University and Peking University are inviting submissions for the 2017 Yale Africa-China Conference. The objective is to facilitate exchange and innovation among African, Chinese and international thought leaders on Africa-China relations. The conference will take place in conjunction with the 2017 Beijing Forum, hosted by Peking University. The conference papers will be eligible …

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