Health System Strengthening (HSS) is the second BACKUP intervention area as proposed by GIZ in order to improve health outcomes. As this can only be achieved in the long term, one crucial aspect of HSS is sustainability. BACKUP defines its contribution to HSS as: enabling health systems to provide sustainable, accessible, equal, equitably financed and high-quality services to HIV, tuberculosis or malaria infected and affected persons and Contributing to the integration of these services … [Read more...] about Health Systems Strengthening/ Building Resilient and Sustainable Systems for Health
Deadline: 15 December 2015 GIZ is seeking applications for its BACKUP health program in order to support a range of Global Fund processes at the country level. The GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit) supports the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. Most of GIZ’s activities are commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). GIZ also operates on … [Read more...] about GIZ Call for Proposals for BACKUP Health: The Three Grant Programs
The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) accepts grant applications for its different kinds of grant programs. One of them is Robert Key Memorial Fund. The applications for these grants can be accepted anytime with no specific deadline. The foundation seeks to fund frontline programmes that help to alleviate the pain – whether physical, emotional or financial – of those living with, affected by or at risk of HIV/AIDS, and to continue the fight against this worldwide pandemic so that no one is left … [Read more...] about The Elton John AIDS Foundation’s Robert Key Memorial Fund: NGOs to apply anytime for Grants of up to £10,000!
Deadline: 1 December 2015 The Asia Foundation is accepting applications for the Asia Foundation Development Fellows program which is designed to be a multifaceted experience, enhancing leadership skills, Asian development knowledge, professional networks, and international exposure for Asian professionals. The program also provides the flexibility for Fellows to custom-tailor their own professional development component and to stay in their current occupations while participating in the … [Read more...] about Apply for Asia Foundation Development Fellows Program!
Deadline: 16 October 2015 The World Cultures Connect is calling applications for the World Cultures Connect Creative Skills training programme for arts practitioners delivered by Visiting Arts in partnership with the Africa Centre, South Africa in Addis Ababa from November 11-13 and Lilongwe from November 17-19. The workshop aims to increase artists’ and creative practitioners’ awareness and knowledge of the platforms, tools and opportunities that exist for communicating and promoting … [Read more...] about World Cultures Connect Creative Skills Training Programme for Arts Practitioners in Ethiopia & Malawi
Deadline: 1 December 2015 The French Institute of South Africa is inviting applicants for its certain research projects in the Human and Social Sciences on Southern Africa. IFAS-Research is a French Research Institute Overseas (IFRE) under the supervision of the French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs and the CNRS, covering Southern Africa. IFAS has a regional mandate covering ten countries in Southern Africa (South Africa, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Angola, Democratic Republic of … [Read more...] about French Institute of South Africa: Calling Researchers for 2016 Funding
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...] about African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship Program: Supporting African Young Professional
Deadline: 11 September 2015 Applications are invited from locally led organisations of Sub-Saharan African countries to participate in Education challenge Africa by the DO School. The DO School challenge you to develop a concept for locally led organisations that can roll out an existing education program for children and young people from South Africa to Nigeria, Kenya and beyond. It is an international educational program offered by the Siemens Stiftung that provides teachers and … [Read more...] about The DO School Education Challenge Africa: Join a 3-week Innovation and Entrepreneurship Course in Berlin
Deadline: 4 January 2016 The Michigan State University is currently inviting applications from the undergraduate and Masters’ students of Sub-saharan African countiries for the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2016. This scholarship provides full tution scholarships to those students who are economically disadvantaged, have demonstrated academic talent and commitment to give back to their countries. The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program is a $500 million global education … [Read more...] about MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program 2016: Students from sub-saharan African Countries to Study in Michigan State University, USA
Deadline: 19 October 2015 The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) in conjunction with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has issued a call for the HIV Prevention Reporting Fellowship. This opportunity is aimed at better equipping journalists with the knowledge and skills to report on VMMC and its implementation as an HIV prevention method. Applicants are asked to submit proposed story ideas/reporting projects related to VMMC, with the understanding that the fellowship will help … [Read more...] about ICFJ HIV Prevention Reporting Fellowship