European Foundations Award for Responsible Research & Innovation

Deadline: 7 December 2015 Applications are invited for European Foundations Award for Responsible Research & Innovation. The European Foundations Award for Responsible Research & Innovation has been launched with the aim of celebrating excellent research practices (i.e. research projects and programmes) in which the process requirements of RRI (e.g. eligibility and assessment criteria) have successfully been integrated throughout the research process. This award will provide an … [Read more...]

Research Consultant on SSC and TrC at UNDP, USA

Deadline: 19 October 2015 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Research Consultant on SSC and TrC, based in New York, USA. UNDP works in more than 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion. Key Job Responsibilities The Research Consultant on SSC and TrC will perform the following functions- The review and … [Read more...]

African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship Program: Supporting African Young Professional

Deadline: 2 November 2015. The African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship Program is offering a great opportunity to young African professionals to become leaders in public policy and administration. The ALT Scholarship Program will grant scholarships to young African women and men to pursue a Master’s degree in public administration, public policy or public finances. This program is undertaken with the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade … [Read more...]

Call for applications – Litigation Workshop for Lawyers in Botswana, Malawi, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe

Deadline: 31 July 2015 The Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI) and the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) are currently inviting applications for a litigation workshop on the right to freedom of expression for lawyers working in Botswana, Malawi, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The workshop, to be held in Johannesburg on 16, 17 and 18 September 2015, is designed to assist lawyers who are currently working on issues involving infringements and limitations of expression, or who have … [Read more...]

Programme Officer in United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification, Germany

Deadline: 7 July 2015 United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Programme Officer. The position will be based in Bonn, Germany. The UNCCD has adopted a multi-stakeholder approach for maximum effectiveness in combating land degradation and desertification. Results-based planning and targeted implementation supported by productive partnerships, effective resource mobilization and alignment of … [Read more...]

United Nations Commission’s DGWG Small Grants of up to US$20,000 to Registered NGOs in Nepal

Deadline: 23 February 2015 The Demand Generation Working Group (DGWG) of the United Nations Commission on Life Saving Commodities for Women and Children (UNCoLSC) is currently accepting applications for small grants to support the development and implementation of demand generation communication strategies in Nepal.  Organizations working in Nepal can submit their proposals that complement country-specific RMNCH priorities by identifying opportunities and gaps in demand generation for the … [Read more...]

Registered NGOs in Bangladesh to Submit Applications for United Nations Commission’s DGWG Small Grants

Deadline: 23 February 2015 The Demand Generation Working Group (DGWG) of the United Nations Commission on Life Saving Commodities for Women and Children (UNCoLSC) is accepting applications for small grants to support the development and implementation of demand generation communication strategies in Bangladesh. The small grants will support the work of relevant stakeholders to develop demand generation communication strategies and implement activities that strengthen demand generation efforts … [Read more...]

The IMRD Consortium Scholarships: Call for Application

Deadline: 15 March 2015 The International Master of Science in Rural Development (IMRD) is inviting applications for limited number of full scholarships to young students from any country. The aim of providing IMRD scholarship is to finance students in IMRD programme. Awarded students are expected to study atleast half of IMRD programme at partner awarding them the scholarship. The awardee has to conduct his/her master dissertation at the awarding university. IMRD Consortium Scholarship … [Read more...]

GSMA enabled MECS Innovation Fund Seed Grants

GSMA enabled Mobile Enabled Community Services (MECS) Initiative calls applications for its Seed Grant Fund. The objective of MECS Seed Grant Fund is to enhance areas of research and development by using mobile to access water services and sustainable energy. Primary focus of this grant is to help projects implemented in Indian sub-continent, Sub-Saharan Africa, and South East Asia. The maximum grant size of Seed Grant Fund is up to 200,000 British Pounds. Applicants must be able to contribute … [Read more...]

The CTA Calls ACP countries Organizations to Document the Farming Practices

Deadline: 14 October 2014 The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) invites grant applications from individuals, groups and organizations in ACP (African Caribbean & Pacific) countries along with the European Union (EU) Member States for the documentation of proven practices, tools or policies that promote resilience and help farmers [in short; document the farming practices] to address the challenges posed by climate change. The major purpose of this call is to … [Read more...]