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YOUTH CHALLENGE FUND

YOUTH CHALLENGE FUND

An overview of application and selection processes I. General Background Youth innovation is one of the key contributors to the growth and development of a country. The creative ideas and entrepreneurial spirit of young individuals contribute to the growth of a country in various ways. This not only creates job opportunities for young innovators themselves but also for other citizens, addressing unemployment challenges. However, access to finance, proper training, and coaching during the concept development and execution has led to low impacts so far. On the other hand, universities are the right place to provide the right support mainly through…
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Climate Change Media Partnership COP29 Reporting Fellowship

Climate Change Media Partnership COP29 Reporting Fellowship

The Climate Change Media Partnership (CCMP), led by Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN) and the Stanley Center for Peace and Security, is pleased to announce the CCMP COP29 Reporting Fellowship Program for journalists interested in covering the 29th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP29). Hosted this year by Azerbaijan, the conference is scheduled to take place in the city of Baku from November 11-22, 2024. Overview Now in its 17th iteration since its launch in 2007, the CCMP has brought more than 500 journalists from low- and middle-income countries to attend and report on the annual UN climate talks. This has enabled…
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Call for Application for 400 Postgraduate Scholarships for Students from OSC Member States

Call for Application for 400 Postgraduate Scholarships for Students from OSC Member States

The Organisation of Southern Cooperation (OSC) is pleased to announce 400 postgraduate scholarship benefits to students from OSC Member States. This initiative, developed in collaboration with the International Cooperation Group of Brazilian Universities (GCUB), aligns with the OSC’s commitment to promoting international academic mobility and South-South cooperation as a means to break down barriers, build bridges between different cultures and communities through education, and give individuals the tools to become agents of change. Apply Scholarships apply to a wide range of Master’s and Doctoral programmes at renowned Brazilian universities. Full details will be available on the 2024 GCUB Call for Applications (30 April 2024).…
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UN Scholarship for youths

UN Scholarship for youths

Public Space and Placemaking. Evaluating the Impact on Youth Health and Wellbeing S P E C I A L   I S S U Eto be launched at 12th World Urban Forum in Cairo, Egypt, Nov 4-8th, 2024 CALL FOR PAPERS  This issue will contribute to the Young Gamechangers Initiative (YGI) led by UN-Habitat and founded by Fondation Botnar. This initiative aims to improve young people’s urban health and well-being through their active digital engagement in urban governance and the design of inclusive public spaces. Specifically, this call for papers seeks articles, research, and personal stories that assess the impact of youth engagement in designing public spaces,…
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Funded traineeship for young Ethiopian graduates at EU

Funded traineeship for young Ethiopian graduates at EU

Funded traineeship for young graduates at the EU Delegation to Ethiopia The deadline for submitting applications is 11/09/2023. Are you a young graduate interested in international relations? Are you curious to learn more about work of a diplomatic mission and how the EU Delegation represents EU interests and values in Ethiopia? We offer: A traineeship of 4 months within the Political, Press and Information Section of the EU Delegation to Ethiopia, starting in October  2023.The selected person candidate will support the work of the section on press, public diplomacy and organization of events as well as assist on political, economic and human rights issues.…
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Scholarship for Ethiopian Film Producers

Scholarship for Ethiopian Film Producers

Do you know someone who is between the ages of 18 and 26?Do they dream of a career in TV / Film production? Here's the chance to join the DStv's MultiChoice Talent Factory Academy Class of 2024 and upgrade your skills as storytellers for Africa. With a commitment to nurturing talent in Africa's film and TV industry, MultiChoice is searching for 60 emerging filmmakers to be part of the Class of 2024. Whether you have industry experience or a relevant post-school qualification, this fully-funded 12-month program offers an exciting opportunity to develop your television and film production skills. Throughout the…
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TECNO awards scholarships to African refugees

TECNO awards scholarships to African refugees

TECNO continues partnership with UNHCR to support refugees in Africa for higher education Innovative technology brand TECNO announced today the strengthened partnership with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, to support its Refugee Scholarships Programme DAFI (Albert Einstein German Academic Refugee Initiative) for the second year. The partnership aims to provide higher education and internship opportunities to refugee scholars in Africa, unlocking their full potential to thrive as adults, and ultimately contributing to equal access to education for all. At the end of 2022, over 108.4 million people were forcibly displaced, up 19.1 million on a year earlier, marking the largest…
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The HEINEKEN Ethiopia Graduate Trainee Program

The HEINEKEN Ethiopia Graduate Trainee Program

About Graduate Trainee Program(GTP) of Heineken Ethiopia    Heineken Ethiopia offers a graduate trainee program for young graduates from different universities to take part in a distinctive selection process. The Graduate trainee program provides a platform for young graduates from different universities to take part in a distinctive selection process, which identifies candidates that best fit the Heineken culture and have the innate drive to be the best.  Successful trainees will have the opportunity to join the 18-month development journey that is organized into three challenging and exciting assignments each lasting for 6-months. Trainees are assigned to work on diverse…
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Kuwait plans to hire Ethiopians amidst diplomatic cuts with Philippines

Kuwait plans to hire Ethiopians amidst diplomatic cuts with Philippines

Kuwait, the oil-rich Middle Eastern country, has reached an agreement with the government to accept Ethiopian workers who have undergone three months of mandatory training. Following an agreement reached by the governments of Ethiopia and Kuwait the Arab Times reports that a joint labor agreement will be signed in a few days. After the agreement, about 600 labor liaison agencies in Ethiopia will work by providing manpower. Ethiopian workers are required to undergo at least 3 months of training from an accredited institution. Kuwait receives the largest number of domestic workers from Philippines and following the tension between the two…
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ICCR Scholarships to Ethiopians

ICCR Scholarships to Ethiopians

ICCR SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2023-24 ICCR Scholarships are offered to international students for Under-Graduate, Post-Graduate and PhD programs in selected Indian Universities. Applications are invited for Academic Year 2023-24. Last date for submission of applications is 15 May 2023. Applicants should register and apply on specific courses on the ICCR A2A Scholarship Portal (http://a2ascholarships.iccr.gov.in).  All interested candidates are required to register at this portal with a valid email ID which they will be using during the duration of their academic relationship with ICCR. Thereafter applicants must submit their application with true copies of all relevant documents as required…
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