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Anna Lindh Foundation is organizing on 14-19 January 2019 the first Regional Leadership Seminar in the framework of its flagship “Young Mediterranean Voices” programme. The Regional Leadership Seminar will bring together 20/24 young emerging leaders from the participating countries of the Young Mediterranean Voices (YMV) for a 5-day programme including access to international institutions, media mentoring networks, and European peers. The deadline for the application is 20th of September.
The City of Good Challenge will bring together 20 talented innovators with diverse backgrounds to co-create compelling new ways of leveraging the public transportation infrastructure to make goods delivery smart and sustainable. The deadline is on 28 September 2018.
Established in 2011, the Global Change Leaders Program is a seven-week education program offered by Coady Institute’s International Centre for Women’s Leadership. This program enables women from developing countries to strengthen their leadership capacities in order to contribute to innovation and change in their organizations and communities. The program will take place on 12 August – 29 September 2019 in Canada. The deadline is on 31 October 2018.
Geneva Center For Security Policy (GCSP) and its Geopolitics and Global Futures Program are now accepting applications for the 2018 GCSP Prize for Innovation in Global Security. The prize is designed to reach across all relevant disciplines and fields. It seeks to reward the most inspiring, innovative and ground-breaking contribution of the year, whether this comes in the form of an initiative, invention, research publication, or organization. The deadline is on 27 September 2018.
The ‘EU NEIGHBOURS east’ project invites youth to apply to become a ‘Young European Ambassador’ (YEAs) and take part in an initiative that connects more than 300 young people from the EU Member States and the Eastern Neighbourhood countries. The deadline for the application is 12 September 2018.
Young entrepreneurs whos business initiatives can help to transform the tourism sector are encouraged to apply for the UNWTO Tourism Startups Competition 2018. Organizers are looking for the most disruptive Startups that are transforming the way people travel and experience tourism. Finalists will win fully-sponsored trips to Hungary and Spain, the winning startup will receive the opportunity to design a pilot project The deadline to apply is on 3rd of September 2018.
Young innovators are invited to apply for the Cultural Innovators Forum. It is a ten-year initiative designed to nurture the current generation of young cultural innovators through capacity building, mentoring, and global networking. The Forum will take place on 16-21 October 2018. The deadline to apply is on 3 September 2018.
Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its tenth annual International Essay Contest, open to students of all nationalities anywhere in the world. Essay topic: Is it important to live in a democracy? The deadline is on December 31, 2018.
If you have quantitative research skills, and share a commitment to provide more people with better educational opportunities, welcome to apply for the UNESCO-Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report Fellowship program. The program aims to strengthen the evidence base on education, and reinforce the links between research, policy, and practice in education. The deadline to apply is on 28th of September.
Youth Time is looking for three new team members: Event, Project and Relationship Managers. If you are a strong professional who is ready to take on challenging and interesting responsibilities, we are looking forward to meet you. We offer full-time employment in a nice office in Prague city center along with paid business trips minimally twice a year and of course a super-friendly, international team of colleagues. As an equal opportunity employer, we accept applications from individuals of all nationalities, residencies, creeds, genders etc. Unfortunately, due to legal restrictions we are unable to hire those who do not have permission to work in the EU.