Education for Sustainable Energy Development Scholarships for Master’s Level

Deadline: 7 March 2014 Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership is accepting applications from Masters level students for 'Education for Sustainable Energy Development (ESED) scholarship' 2014. ESED scholarship aims to support outstanding students pursuing advanced studies in sustainable energy development and to encourage meaningful contributions to the collective body of knowledge about this subject. The scholarships amount US$ 23,000 per year for up to two years are offered under ESED … [Read more...]

First call for proposals by Red Umbrella Fund to support movements and organisations fighting for sex workers’ health, human and labour rights and self-determination

Deadline: 15 September 2012 Regions/Country: All countries Red Umbrella Fund (RUF) The first-ever global grantmaking collaborative initiatives which is guided by sex workers and working towards betterment/promotion of health, human and labour  rights for sex workers was launched in 2012. the RUF is providing support to movements and organisations fighting for sex workers’ health, human and labour rights and self-determination. The Red Umbrella Fund strengthens and sustains sex worker … [Read more...]

Japan Rescuers Comb Wreckage of Hotels with Sniffer Dogs Searching for Survivors of Indonesia’s Latest Devastating Earthquake

Second medical team assesses overall situation before establishing emergency center to help survivors of the tremor which has already claimed hundreds of live. Press Releases - JICA … [Read more...]

Responding To Series of Natural Disasters, Japan’s Emergency Relief System Experiences One of Busiest Times in Its History.

A rescue team returns from Indonesian earthquake site while a second medical unit continues to help survivors and JICA prepares to send an assessment team to the region to help the rebuilding effort. Press Releases - JICA … [Read more...]

JICA President Sadako Ogata Visits China

During her one week stay, Mrs. Ogata will tour JICA projects in the northeast region, meet government and professional personnel and deliver a lecture at a Beijing university. Press Releases - JICA … [Read more...]

Japan Joins International Relief Efforts to Help Survivors of Haiti’s Devastating Earthquake

Medical and assessment teams and emergency supplies en route to the tens of thousands of victims of the massive tremor. Press Releases - JICA … [Read more...]