Application Deadline: February 25, 2019 Applications to attend the Commonwealth Regional Youth Conference on Peace and Security 2019 in Malaysia are now open. The Commonwealth Secretariat and the Royal Commonwealth Society will host a four-day Commonwealth Youth Dialogue Conference: Youth Workshop on International Peace and Security and Building Community Resilience from the Ground Up, in Kuala Lumpur from 1-4 April. The conference aims to build the capacity of emerging young leaders to bridge communities, lead action and prevent violent extremism through dialogue. Young people at the conference will take part in interactive workshops on community cohesion, active citizenship, leadership, digital literacy and preventing violent extremism. The event also includes a day-long simulation of
Deadline: February 25, 2019 Apply for the World Youth Forum’s Arab and African Youth Platform, a three-day event taking place from 16 to 18 March 2019 in Aswan, Egypt. It follows the recommendations of the second edition of World Youth Forum, of establishing a platform for the Arab and African youth to discuss the important challenges facing both regions in “Aswan”, the capital for African youth. The World Youth Forum Platforms is all about engaging youth from all around the globe and connecting them with top policymakers with one goal in mind–to make the world a better place. About Youth in the Arab region and Africa share a lot of history, as well as present circumstances, this makes the cooperation between them essential for the development of their countries. Youth in both regions
Application Deadline: February 15, 2019 UNESCO, in collaboration with the National Commission of People’s Republic of China for UNESCO, is pleased to invite young women and men aged 18-30 years, from countries along the maritime and terrestrial Silk Roads to participate in the Third International Youth Forum on Creativity and Heritage along the Silk Roads (IYF3), to be held in Changsha and Nanjing, 31 March to 6 April 2019. The IYF3 is focusing on the theme “Youth Creativity and Innovation in the Age of Media Arts” with objectives to: Provide young people with an opportunity to voice their interests and concerns on advancing creativity through the promotion of tangible and intangible cultural heritage towards a sustainable future, utilizing the Media Arts as tools and vectors for t
Application Deadline: March 29, 2019 Participate in the Fully Funded Global Peace Summit 2019 in South Africa. Global Peace Chain (A Project of MAPS) envisions to build resilience, cultivate the culture of tolerance, inclusivity, interfaith harmony,co-existence,love & social peace building across the border through peace camps in educational institutions, interactive sessions, peace talks with society stakeholders, diplomats, ambassadors, influential community groups,UN officials, religious scholars and community based organization across the globe by engaging Global Peace Ambassadors. Global Peace Summit is a platform where young peacebuilders will gather across the world and share their thoughts for concept on #PeaceByDialouge. GPS is providing an opportunity to extraordinary you...
The Girl Up Leadership Summit is an opportunity for youth leaders to gain the skills, resources, and confidence to make an impact on gender equality in their communities. From July 15-17, 2019 more than 400 passionate youth advocates from around the world will gather for the 8th annual Girl Up Leadership Summit in Washington, D.C. For three days, these young leaders will learn from influential speakers, engage in skill-based workshops, and participate in a day of action. The Summit is an enriching, cross-cultural experience that aims to empower, educate, and activate the potential of young changemakers. Through mentorship from Girl Up experts, thought leaders, celebrity champions and women trailblazers, Summit participants will uncover critical skills and be empowered to serve their comm...
Application Deadline: January 20, 2019 Apply for the Young Global Changers 2019- Fully Funded Summer School in Germany! The Global Solutions Summit brings the next generation of problem solvers from around the globe to Berlin to contribute their views and ideas. Young people are dedicated to, passionate about and essential for shaping a better future. That is why in 2017 the Global Solutions Initiative launched the Young Global Changers (YGC) program to attract students and young professionals passionate about changing the world for the better. Each year they’re summoning their knowledge and skills to innovate and implement new solutions that can meet today’s challenges and the challenges of the future. YGC strives for diversity – in its first year it welcomed 100 participants from 100 d
Deadline: January 14, 2019 Call for Participation is open for the Projekt Hansa Youth Conference 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. Projekt Hansa is organising the first edition of its Annual Youth Conference to promote partnerships and mutual understanding between young people from Hanseatic cities, and exchange of views on business and cultural topics of concern to the new generations. This year’s event is set to take place in Brussels (Belgium) at the European Parliament on 20 February — with arrivals on the 19th. The agenda for the event comprises two panels on Northern European trade and culture, as well as workshops dedicated to communication, leadership, and networking. What is Projekt Hansa? Projekt Hansa is a Policy Group formed from the European Conservatives and Reformists Group (EC
PAN-AFRICA HEALTH INITIATIVE (Pan-AFHI) is organizing a continental A Pan African Health Conference where African from different cultural and intellectual backgrounds can come together to exploit different ways through which they can contribute to assist their beloved continent and to participate in the building of a strong and resilient health system for Africa which will facilitate the achievement of the AU’s agenda 2063 and UN’s SDG3 for all and in all African communities. This continental conference shall be attended by Academia, African youths, civil society organizations, leaders of youth organizations, and members of the local, National and International community and even members of the African diaspora. It is going to be a unique opportunity for participants to exploit the dif
Deadline: February 7, 2019 Calling all passionate, enthusiastic, dedicated and proactive young social entrepreneurs, community organisers, activists, volunteers and campaigners who are working towards attaining the Sustainable Development Goals – Global Changemakers wants you! Apply to be recognised as a Global Changemaker 2019 and attend the fully funded Global Youth Summit 2019. The fully funded GYS2019 will take place from 14 to 20 July in Zurich, Switzerland and they will invite 60 exceptional Changemakers to join them for a life-changing week of learning, networking and fun alongside the world’s most inspiring young leaders like you. As one of the 2019 Global Changemakers you will join their network of over 1000 young changemakers working to make a difference in over 180 countries a
Application Deadline: January 30, 2019 Apply to attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019. The 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Summit is gathering the world’s top entrepreneurs around five innovation sectors- Agriculture, Connectivity, Energy, Health and Water. GES 2019 offers an unparalleled stage for scale-ups and a chance to showcase their enterprises before a selected group of top investors, founders, funders, experts and policymakers. Why GES 2019? Insight: GES 2019 is a high-energy, big-idea event fuelled by a one-of-a-kind mix of next-generation disrupters, visionaries and innovative policy leaders. Impact: GES 2019 creates an action-driven atmosphere aimed at breaking down barriers for entrepreneurs and closing deals that matter to everyone. Co-design: GES 2019 f