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Female And More (FAM) Self-esteem and Leadership Programme 2019 International Women’s Day Edition

Female And More (FAM) Self-esteem and Leadership Programme 2019 International Women’s Day Edition
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Deadline: February 26, 2019 Applications are open for the Female And More (FAM) 2019 International Women’s Day Edition. Female And More (FAM) is a self-esteem and leadership initiative of Youngstars Foundation that is increasing females’ self-esteem, promoting women equity and harnessing females’ innate leadership capabilities in order for women to reach their fullest leadership potentials in any chosen field of endeavor. FAM is an exciting, elevating and enriching innovative program for females passionate about pursuing and achieving a great future. The project uses its 30 days self esteem and leadership handbook containing inspiring stories of 30 African young and adult women who defied social barriers and stereotypes to achieve greatness. FAM has the secondary school version targeting

Young Sustainable Impact (YSI) Innovation Program 2019 (Fully-funded to Oslo, Norway)

Young Sustainable Impact (YSI) Innovation Program 2019 (Fully-funded to Oslo, Norway)
Fellowships, Miscellenous, Trainings
Deadline: February 11, 2019 Applications are now open for the Young Sustainable Impact (YSI) Innovation Program 2019. This is a fully funded innovation program for youth, aimed at finding the best talents in the world to create impact startups tackling the sustainable development goals. Become part of the incredible 5-month journey to create a startup from scratch with people from around the globe, culminating in a 2-week accelerator in Oslo, Norway. During 5-month you will go through team building, design thinking, and a prototyping process, before arriving Oslo, Norway in August 2019. About the Program Online program: March 20th – August 12th Live in Oslo, Norway: August 11th – 25th The aim is for you and your team to create a real startup that helps solve the sustainable

Call for Applications: Journalism For SDGs Board of Governors 2019 (Fully Funded)

Call for Applications: Journalism For SDGs Board of Governors 2019 (Fully Funded)
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Deadline: January 10, 2019 Journalism For SDGs invites applications to join their Board of Governors 2019. Journalism for SDGs is an organization with a mission to equip journalists with a platform to have an open dialogue, debate obstacles and explore realities about the Sustainable Development Goals, raising awareness and encouraging collaborative action needed to achieve the goals. Before the launch of the organization, they are looking for Board of Governors. Objectives: Encourage journalists to have open dialogue, debate obstacles and explore realities about the Sustainable Development Goals. Increase participation, and promote awareness and understanding of Sustainable Development Goals. Give people and journalists the resources they need to highlight the issues they

The Digicon Mini Course; A Free Digital Skills Class

The Digicon Mini Course; A Free Digital Skills Class
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Deadline: January 20th, 2019 In today’s digital age, brands need to reach their customers via different online channels more effectively and efficiently. This, in turn, has increased the demand for professionals with the knowledge to build brand awareness and loyalty online, as well as the data skills to analyze target audience social media usage. On April 12, 2016, Google announced a plan to train 1 Million African youth on digital skills within one year. As a result of this announcement Google partnered with Blu Flamingo to bolster its already existing program; DigiCon Mini, a digital training initiative targeting the youth. DigiCon Mini DigiCon Mini is a new pathway in education, employment, and empowerment, proving that by learning and improving digital skills, one can increase the

United Nations Information Service’s Graduate Study Program 2019 – Geneva, Switzerland

United Nations Information Service’s Graduate Study Program 2019 – Geneva, Switzerland
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Deadline: March 3, 2019 Applications are open for the United Nations Information Service’s Graduate Study Program 2019. The Graduate Study Program provides an opportunity for participants to deepen their understanding of the United Nations system through first-hand observation and study. The Graduate Study Program is held at the United Nations Office at Geneva each year during the month of July. Each year, as part of the educational outreach programs undertaken by the United Nations, the Information Service at Geneva organizes the Graduate Study Program. This seminar provides an opportunity for outstanding graduate and postgraduate students from all over the world to deepen their understanding of the principles, purposes and activities of the United Nations and its related agencies throu

Mercedes-Benz South Africa Graduate Development Programme (GDP) 2019 for young South Africans

Mercedes-Benz South Africa Graduate Development Programme (GDP) 2019 for young South Africans
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Application Deadline: January 7th 2019 The Mercedes-Benz South Africa Graduate Development Programme (GDP) 2019 Pretoria Location: Pretoria Mercedes- Benz South Africa is offering a unique development opportunity for recently-qualified graduates, who desire to be an integral part of the MBSA talent pool. Benefits: –   relevant practical experience in your field of study –   exposure to a world class company and well established brand –   an opportunity to apply for positions within the organisation –   coaching and mentoring support Eligibility Requirements: Candidates who have recently graduated within the last 3 years – a South African Citizen, or permanent resident of South Africa – Recently qualified graduates, (with a full NQF 6 or higher),  in the following career streams: –

Call for Applications: Country Representative- Glocal International Teen Conference 2019

Call for Applications: Country Representative- Glocal International Teen Conference 2019
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Application Deadline: January 29, 2019 Glocal Pvt. Ltd is calling for applications for the Country Representative for the Glocal International Teen Conference 2019. An initiation from Glocal Pvt. Ltd and supported by Wai Wai (International brand of Instant Noodles) presents Glocal International Teen Conference (GITC). GITC is a platform for teenagers to address the issues and overcome the challenges that they have faced in their daily lives. This teen conference is organized every year in Nepal where teenagers from all over the globe participate to learn and share their beautiful insights in order to bring social impact through their work. Every Year GITC opens application call for “Country Representative” and “Local Representative” to represent their respective home city. Country Repre

Ecobank Management/Graduate Development Programme (EMDP) 2019 for young professionals

Ecobank Management/Graduate Development Programme (EMDP) 2019 for young professionals
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Application Deadline: January 5th 2019 Ecobank Nigeria is a key affiliate of Africa’s leading independent Banking Group Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), with footprint in 36 countries across Africa. The Group also has licensed operations in Paris, and representative offices in Dubai, Beijing and London. The Ecobank Group is a full-serviced pan-African bank providing retail, corporate, investment, transaction banking services and products to governments, financial institutions, multinationals, international organizations, SMEs and individu The EMDP – Ecobank Management Development Programme The EMDP – Ecobank Management Development Programme is an intensive programme designed to build the bank’s talent pool in order to raise a new generation of leaders for Ecobank. Candidates t

ully funded HEINEKEN International Graduate Programme for Young Professionals Worldwide 2019

ully funded HEINEKEN International Graduate Programme for Young Professionals Worldwide 2019
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The programme kicks off on the 2nd of September (2019) with an exciting introduction week at the home of HEINEKEN, Amsterdam. Afterwards, each International Graduate will set off on their journey with three one-year assignments, exploring our operating companies, different cultures and experiencing multiple areas within your chosen function. Heineken looking for learning agile graduates that show us where we should go next. You are an ideal candidate if you are self-sufficient, aspirational, open to feedback and bold enough to take ownership wherever you are. If you value passion for quality, enjoyment of life and respect for people and for our planet, then you can have great success here. WORTH Salary according to Dutch market conditions, plus additional allowances Accommodatio...

African Leadership Initiative (AFLI) Project Pataki for Young African Leaders 2019

African Leadership Initiative (AFLI) Project Pataki for Young African Leaders 2019
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For a continent that is the youngest in the world, young Africans are conspicuous by their absence at key deliberations that affect their futures. Because of this, Project Pakati is calling for ChangeMakers and ChangeLeads to work on a youth representation project. There seems to be an understanding that youth are significant dividends of the continent’s population and that they need to be included in decision-making processes in various spaces, yet this is not happening. By not including them in decision-making processes, countries lose a crucial resource base. Young people can contribute a great deal through their perspectives and experiences; no governance structure can be truly successful without them. That young Africans have a role to play has been recognized by the African Union t