Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs: Inviting Applicants for CBYX Enhancement Program

Deadline: 30 May 2016 The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) is inviting applicants from United States for FY16 Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) Enhancement Program which is a one-time opportunity to expand and strengthen people-to-people relationships between the United States and Germany. Purpose Provide German youth participants in the CBYX High School and Young Professionals components with enhanced opportunities to learn about civil society and political life … [Read more...]

Department of State’s Middle East Partnership Initiative: Seeking Projects to Support Libya through Political Transition

Deadline: 26 April 2016 The Department of State’s Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI), a program within the Bureau of Near East Affairs Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) is seeking applications for new projects designed to continue assisting Libya’s transition to a democratic and peaceful nation, improve governance capacity at the national and local level, promote the rule of law, and aid in nurturing a vibrant civil society. MEPI Goals Citizens have the regular … [Read more...]

Asia-Europe Foundation: Journalists’ Workshop on “Asia-Europe Digital Connectivity”

Deadline: 14 March 2016 The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is inviting applicants for ASEF Journalists’ Workshop on “Asia-Europe Digital Connectivity” to provide an opportunity for 20 journalists to come together to share their professional media experiences and perspectives from national and regional levels, in a direct exchange with their regional counterparts.  It is a two day event which will be held from 7-11 May 2016 in Guangzhou, China. This workshop will be a platform for the … [Read more...]

International Youth Foundation: Inviting Applicants for 2016 YouthActionNet Laureate Global Fellowship

Deadline: 13 March 2016 The International Youth Foundation (IYF) is seeking applications from youth-led social ventures around the world for its 2016 YouthActionNet Laureate Global Fellowship to recognize 20 young leaders who have pioneered solutions to urgent challenges in their communities and beyond. YouthActionNet mission is to strengthen and scale up the impact of youth-led social ventures around the world. Through its local and global initiatives, it provides training, mentoring, … [Read more...]

UNESCO World Heritage Youth Forum 2016: Deepening Youth Knowledge and Understanding!

Deadline: 25 March 2016 United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) is seeking applications from young people for its World Heritage Youth Forum 2016 entitled “At the Crossroads of Multi-Layered Heritage” that will  be held from 29 June, 2016 - 12 July, 2016. The Forum will provide the opportunity to exchange ideas, broaden their outlook and contribute to the discussions and immerse in topics such as urban life and its culture, natural landscape, importance and … [Read more...]

Earthwatch Earth Skill Networks 2016: An Open Opportunity to improve Management Practices to Protected Areas in Africa!

Deadline: 26 February 2016 Earthwatch and its Earth Skill Network (ESN) is seeking applications for its annual opportunity for funded training and mentoring in organizational and business management practices to protected areas in Africa. The Earth Skills Network is a partnership between Earthwatch, UNESCO, IUCN and corporate partners, who are working together to improve the business management skills of staff working in protected areas. The Earth Skills Network is the evolution of the … [Read more...]

Emerging Institutions Fellowship Program for Global Young business and Development Leaders

Deadline: 30 November 2015 The Landmark Development Initiative (LDI) Africa is calling applications for its Emerging Institutions Fellowship Program (EIFP) to provide hands-on service opportunities for global young business and development leaders at Africa’s leading profit and nonprofit firms. The program is designed to match financial capital invested in emerging African businesses with the human capital needed to take these institutions to scale. Benefits While working with their … [Read more...]

Opportunity by PAS to Strengthen Academic Linkages and Education Programs in Pakistan

Deadline: 1 April 2015 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the Embassy of the United States in Islamabad, Pakistan is accepting applications for the open competition for assistance awards. The objective is to promote academic cooperation, civic engagement, and education sector reform through linkages and programs that strengthen relationships between practitioners, policy makers, trainers, or teachers from the U.S. and Pakistan, or within Pakistan. Following are the goals: Strengthen … [Read more...]

USAID’s Development Innovation Ventures: A life changing opportunity for NGOs

Call for Concept Notes Deadline: Round the Year The United States Agency for International Development's (USAID) Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) is a grant program open to NGOs around the world to apply and get support for project ideas that provide breakthrough solutions to development challenges around the world. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) launched the Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) to provide funding of up to $100,000 for new project ideas … [Read more...]

Humanitarian Innovation Fund has 3 open funding opportunities

The Humanitarian Innovation Fund (HIF) is a unique grant opportunity for organizations engaged in providing humanitarian assistance through the use of new technologies, products and processes. The fund was set up as a partnership between ELRHA (Enhancing Learning and Research for Humanitarian Assistance) and ALNAP (The Active Learning Network for Accountability and Performance in Humanitarian Action); and is hosted by Save the Children UK. It has received contributions from the UK Department … [Read more...]

Funding Opportunity : Media & Communication Skills Training Program for Women Parliamentarians of Afghanistan

Deadline- March 14, 2013 Department of State – U.S. Embassy, Kabul, Afghanistan has announced funding opportunity  to conduct a training program for  Afghan women Members of Parliament (MPs) in communications and media relations skills by focusing on practical skills in the areas of messaging, public presentation and media relations tools and invites proposals. Topics covered in the program should include: basic communications and media relations skills, including how to develop an effective … [Read more...]

Funding Opportunity : Rural Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking Assistance Program 2013

Deadline- March 26, 2013 U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) offers funding opportunity for 2013 Rural Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking Assistance Program. The primary purpose of the Rural Program is to enhance the safety of rural victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking and support projects uniquely designed to address and prevent these crimes in rural areas. The Rural Program welcomes applications … [Read more...]

Rockefeller Foundation’s $100,000 grant opportunity for those working for the poor

The Rockefeller Foundation is requesting for nominations of those who are working to improve the lot of poor and vulnerable people around the world. There is opportunity for selected NGOs or individuals to apply for grants of up to $100,000 from the foundation. The Next Century Innovators Awards is open to those who are applying innovation in new and different ways to promote the well-being of humanity around the world. To participate in the Awards, you need to nominate a person (which may be … [Read more...]

Applications invited for United Nations University(UNU-IAS) PhD Fellowship Programme 2013

Deadline- 28 February 2013 United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies is offering PhD Fellowships Programme to pursue PhD level studies in the field of Science and Technology for Sustainable Societies, Sustainable Urban Futures, Biodiplomacy Initiative, Sustainable Development Governance, Traditional Knowledge Initiative and Marine/Coastal Governance and Urban Biodiversity (UNU-IAS OUIK). The Fellowship Programme provides the successful applicant with a unique opportunity … [Read more...]

Equal employment opportunity and affirmative action policy statement: Human Resource Policy for Microfinance Companies

It is Company’s policy that it offers equal employment opportunity for all persons, without bias or discrimination. This policy applies to all employment practices including (but not limited to) recruitment, promotion and training. Selection of business partners is also guided by like principles. All businesses, including ours, are directly affected by the wellbeing of all sections of the society that they operate in. Providing opportunities for all sections is the right thing to do, for our … [Read more...]

United States Agency for International Development (USAID) offering funding opportunity for 2013 Improving Malaria Care (IMC) – Burkina Faso

Deadline- February 14, 2013 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is pleased to offer funding opportunity to support a program entitled “Improving Malaria Care (IMC). This Project Improving Malaria Care (IMC) aims to- Improve malaria prevention in support of the National Malaria Strategic Plan; Improve malaria diagnosis and treatment interventions in support of the National Malaria Strategic Plan Strengthen the National Malaria Control Program’s capacity to … [Read more...]

Vacancy at Fintrac : AGRI Manager – Washington DC

Date Posted: 10 Jan 2013 Fintrac has invited applications from qualified and deserving applicants for the job/vacancy of AGRI Manager -Agribusiness Regulation and Institutions (AGRI). The location of this job will be based in Washington DC, US with 30% travel. The successful candidate will be expert in analyzing the enabling environment with a track record of managing projects or initiatives in a developing country context. Candidates should have a background in public policy, law, economics … [Read more...]

ISC Requiires Capacity Building Director – Asia

Deadline: Until Filled The Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC) has invited applications  from qualified and deserving candidates for the job/vacancy of  Capacity Building Director. The location of this lob will be based in Asia. Qualifications A minimum of 10 years professional experience in managing and implementing capacity building activities for civil society organizations/non-governmental organizations in developing countries; Work experience in Southeast Asia; Ability … [Read more...]

Funding opportunity for 2013 Baghdad Annual Program Statement on The Ambassador’s Funds

Deadline- January 25, 2013 The United States Government (USG), through the U.S. Department of State (DoS), is seeking Statements of Interest (SOIs) for U.S. Embassy Baghdad Annual Program Statement on The Ambassadors Funds to promote reconciliation and stability in Iraq and that improve the institutional capacity of Iraqi organizations and local communities. The total amount of funding for this APS is expected to be approximately $10,000,000. DoS expects that the majority of the awards will be … [Read more...]