Deadline: 31 October 2015 The African Union has launched a program called African Union Print Media Awards that seeks to work with the media to reach all corners of the African continent with news and views about African development issues. The topic for this inaugural competition of the AU Print Media Awards will be “Women’s Empowerment and Development Towards Agenda 2063”. AU's vision is to achieve “an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa, an Africa driven and managed by its own … [Read more...] about The African Union Print Media Awards: Enabling Media to reach all Corners of Africa!
Deadline: 30 November 2015 The United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Broad Agency Announcement for Let Girls Learn Initiative seeks opportunities to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate in the research, development, piloting, testing, and scaling of innovative, practical and cost-effective interventions to address adolescent girls’ education. USAID invites organizations and companies to participate with USAID to create strategic, focused and results-oriented … [Read more...] about USAID’s Let Girls Learn Initiative Call for Concept Notes
Deadline: 2 November 2015 The Measure Evaluation, a programme of United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is currently inviting applications for its Cross-Border Health Integrated Partnership Project (CB-HIPP) in Africa. The programme seeks to strengthen monitoring and evaluation functions and systems and build individual, organizational, and national capacity to assess the effectiveness of public health interventions. The goal of CB-HIPP is to catalyze and support … [Read more...] about USAID-Cross-Border Health Integrated Partnership Project to Improve Health Issues in Vulnerable communities in Africa
Deadline: 21 December 2015 Rothamsted Research is currently inviting applications for its Rothamsted International Fellowship Scheme. The aim of the RI Fellowship Scheme is to support the exchange of skills and technologies between scientists from developing countries and Rothamsted Research. The RI Fellowships will benefit agricultural and environmental sustainability, thereby improving food quality and production in developing countries. The research must: Promote the exchange of … [Read more...] about Rothamsted International Fellowships for Phd Students: Research Promoting Agriculture & Environmental Needs in Developing Countries
Deadline: 16 November 2015 The African Network of Youth Policy Experts(AFRINYPE) is inviting youth policy experts across 54 African countries to apply for country membership/coordinator of the AFRINYPE to encourage young people from under represented and marginalised groups and youth policy practitioners working with underrepresented and marginalised groups (such as young people with disabilities, indigenous youth, youth from rural communities/young farmers, young people from conflict … [Read more...] about AFRINYPE: Inviting Youth Policy Experts across 54 African Countries
Deadline: Ongoing The International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Program Director, Women's Economic Empowerment Program, based in Amman, Jordan. IREX is an international nonprofit organization providing thought leadership and innovative programs to promote positive lasting change globally. Key Job Responsibilities The Program Director will perform the following functions- Provide vision and strategic … [Read more...] about Program Director, Women’s Economic Empowerment Program at IREX International, Jordan
Deadline: 31 October 2015 The African Union is accepting entries for African Union Video Documentary Media Awards 2015. The program seeks to work with the media to reach all corners of the African continent with news and views about African development issues with “Women’s Empowerment and Development towards Agenda 2063” being the thematic area. African Union is the continent’s unique pan African body and its vision is to achieve an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa, an Africa driven … [Read more...] about African Union Video Documentary Media Awards 2015: Open Opportunity for Journalists in AU Member States!
Deadline: 30 November 2015 The Center for Universal Education at The Brookings Institution is seeking applications for Echidna Global Scholars program in order to help build expertise on girls' education policies and programs in developing countries. This program is designed to offer guest scholars from developing countries the opportunity to pursue their own independent research on global education issues with a specific focus on girls' education. Echidna scholars will also be supported … [Read more...] about Echidna Global Scholars Program: Promoting Girls’ Education in Developing Countries
Applications can be submitted throughout the year Elle Foundation has been supporting the development, emancipation and women’s place in society since its establishment in 2004. It provides financial support to projects that aim to promote the empowerment of women through education, training and information. Organizations in developing countries should partner with a French or European association to apply for the fund to Elle Foundation. Areas of Interest Education Human … [Read more...] about ELLE Foundation for Women’s Empowerment through Education, Training & Information
Past Funded Projects, Eligibility Criteria & Application Process for ABILIS Grants- Past Projects Creating self-employment for the women with disabilities – Bangladesh Working together for Inclusive education – Tajikistan Welfare Association for Rehabilitation of Disabled and Society, WARDS working in enhancing educational and vocational training for disabled children in Bangalore- India Advanced Level Vocational Training Sewing and Cutting to Women with Disabilities – … [Read more...] about Past Funded Projects, Eligibility Criteria & Application Process for ABILIS Grants