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AfDB Next African Global IT Leaders Program 2019

AfDB Next African Global IT Leaders Program 2019
Trainings
The African Development Institute of the African Development Bank is implementing the next African Global IT Leaders Programme under the aegis of the Korea-Africa Economic Cooperation (KOAFEC) Knowledge Sharing Programme (KSP). The objective of the programme is to create across the African continent a critical mass of global IT experts: highly trained professionals in ICT. WORTH This two-year Masters degree programme in Information Technology provides integrated courses focused on the IT technologies and Korean business strategies. It also offers opportunities for networking with Korean IT industrial companies through classes and seminars; field trips to traditional sites to experience Korean culture and history; and on-site workshops at IT companies. ELIGIBILITY Applicants should add...

DATA4CHANGE Program 2019 for Journalists and Data Researchers

DATA4CHANGE Program 2019 for Journalists and Data Researchers
Trainings
Deadline: February 28, 2019 Do you have what it takes to join the new cohort of talented people who are passionate about data and design for social good?Apply now to attend this year’s DATA4CHANGE flagship event in Nairobi, Kenya. Since 2014, hundreds of people from all over the world have attended DATA4CHANGE events in London, Beirut, Amman and Kampala. The event is a 5-day design sprint where multidisciplinary teams consisting of the best local, regional and international talent in data, design, journalism and technology are teamed up with NGOs that collect data. Together, they create high-level prototypes of data-driven projects or campaigns aimed at solving some of the world’s most pressing challenges. This year, all of the NGOs who attend are working on topics relating to digital r

SAP’s Skills for Africa Programme 2019- South Africa-Johannesburg

SAP’s Skills for Africa Programme 2019- South Africa-Johannesburg
Trainings
Application Deadline: unspecified City: Johannesburg, GT, ZA Company: SAP Requisition ID:208804 Work Area: Education and Training Expected Travel: 0 – 10% Career Status: Graduate Employment Type: Limited Full Time Career Level: Entry Level Recruiter Name: Amrita P SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures. SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We k

Afresist Youth Leadership Program 2019 in Kenya (Scholarships Available)

Afresist Youth Leadership Program 2019 in Kenya (Scholarships Available)
Trainings
Application Deadline: February 11, 2019 The Afresist Youth Leadership Program (AYLP) was created by activists of Afrika Youth Movement (AYM) and is rooted in the belief that African youth can be everyday pan-Africanists, everyday leaders, everyday activists. AYM is Africa’s largest youth-led Pan-African movement that strives for the participation, development, and leadership of African youth to achieve their rights to peace, equality and social justice. Drawing on the experiences of AYM organizers, members and hub leaders, AYM identified a need to train, build capacity of, support and coach young people in a Pan-African space of solidarity and resilience. While various leadership programs targeting African youth do exist, most times there is either little or no focus on African k

MBTN Africa Innovation Accelerator Program 2019

MBTN Africa Innovation Accelerator Program 2019
Trainings
Deadline: February 15, 2019 Applications are open for the MBTN Africa Innovation Accelerator Program 2019. The MBTN Africa Innovation Accelerator program aims to identify, support and fund the next generation of technology enabled start-ups solving problems in African Markets. Join the program to grow your company and get ready for global scaling. They support entrepreneurs with a strong purpose by connecting them to the brightest business minds in industry. The program provides access to the African startup ecosystem, industry specialists, corporate partners, talent, capital and coaching. They are interested in startups that are creating the future of Africa’s development story, using promising new technologies to make a positive impact. Benefits Funding: Each startup will get an

EGBank MINT Incubator Program for Startups 2019

EGBank MINT Incubator Program for Startups 2019
Trainings
Deadline: February 8, 2019 Applications are open for the EGBank MINT Incubator Program for Startups 2019. MINT Incubator is an intensive 3 month program that is designed for businesses that already have a product, not just an idea. MINT Incubator aims to provide the selected startups with the opportunity to take their business to the next level, preparing them to become a more attractive investment opportunity for startup investors. MINT Incubator comes to you in partnership with Cairo Angels, one of the leading startup investment groups in the Middle East and Africa. The incubator is designed to support startups with no strings attached. They will not take equity and will not provide debt to the startups enrolled in the program. The only thing expected from startups is their passion and...

Columbia University Youth, Peace, and Security Leadership Program 2019

Columbia University Youth, Peace, and Security Leadership Program 2019
Trainings
Deadline: February 15, 2019 The Youth, Peace, and Security (YPS) project at Columbia University is pleased to announce the Youth, Peace, Security Leadership program, designed to advance the work of youth leaders around the world by creating joint efforts between practitioners on the ground and research, theory, and practice from the academy. The program recognizes advances in the field and work already being done within the YPS realm, while at the same time supporting practitioners by linking their work to tools, research and practice in related fields that will elevate and amplify their work. Program Details This program will: develop rigor in youth, peace, and security leadership efforts to increase effectiveness; build on local knowledge and experience to apply globally; enhance pra...

The Stanbic Bank SME Development Programme / Business Incubator 2019

The Stanbic Bank SME Development Programme / Business Incubator 2019
Trainings
Stanbic Bank is keen to support and drive economic growth in Uganda and has established a Business Incubator to enable SME’s overcome some of their challenges. Stanbic Bank is a member of Standard Bank Group, which operates in 18 countries across the continent and is Africa’s largest banking group ranked by assets and earnings. The group has been in business for 150 years. The Stanbic Bank SME Development Programme / Business Incubator The Stanbic Bank business incubator is running capacity building and entrepreneurship development programs for SME’s. It will support and nurture SMEs to prepare for and harness business and growth opportunities. The Stanbic Bank business incubator provides an enabling environment for entrepreneurs in small and medium size enterprises through the followi

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Internship Programme 2019 (Monthly Stipend)

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Internship Programme 2019 (Monthly Stipend)
Internships
Application Deadline: March 1st 2019 The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is an intergovernmental organization comprised of 194 Member Nations, two associate members and one member organization, the European Union. Founded in 1945 to free humanity from hunger and malnutrition, achieving food security is at the heart of FAO. FAO three main goals are: the eradication of hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition; the elimination of poverty and the driving forward of economic and social progress for all; and the sustainable management and utilization of natural resources, including land, water, air, climate and genetic resources for the bene­t of present and future generations. FAO’s Internship Programme aims to provide a learning opportunity for talented young w

MTN Global Graduate Development Programme 2019 for young Africans

MTN Global Graduate Development Programme 2019 for young Africans
Trainings
Application Deadline: MTN Nigeria: January 31st 2019 MTN South Africa: January 31st 2019 MTN Uganda: February 8th 2019 MTN Ghana: March 23rd 2019 MTN’s Global Graduate Development Program seeks to source, develop, and employ top graduates from South Africa, Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, and Uganda. The program offers a privileged experience that fast-tracks talented individuals into critical roles at MTN. MTN’s Global Graduate Development Program seeks to source, develop, and accelerate top graduates from across MTN’s footprint in Africa and the Middle-East. The program offers a privileged experience that fast-tracks talented individuals into critical roles at MTN. The formal component includes modules at MTN’s 3 Regional Learning Centres, located in Southern, Northern and Wes