Understanding China: An International Contest

Posted on February 16th, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 February 2017 Open to: all university students and citizens of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia and Slovenia Prizes: 1st Prize: Laptop/ 2nd Prize: Smartphone/ 3rd Prize: Android Tablet

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Join Understanding China: An international contest for CEE university students! The 16+1 cooperation between China and its sixteen Central and Eastern European partners has become one of the most interesting initiatives of our region. Budapest was the host of the first highlevel meeting between the two parties in 2011, followed by the first summit in Warsaw in 2012 and the annual summits in Bucharest, Belgrade, and finally in Suzhou, China. Political relations are flourishing, Chinese companies are... Read More »

Learn from the Diversity of Experiences at SPP CEU to Improve Policy Processes!

Posted on January 20th, 2017 in Articles, Mladiinfo TopicRespond to this post »

The School of Public Policy (SPP) was founded in 2012 with the mission of integrating practical experience of policy formulation, policy implementation, and the policy world with theoretical knowledge and conceptual learning. Would you like to jump on the train and become part of a new generation of policy actors, advocates, and activists? Learn more about the school’s opportunities from the currently acting dean, Julia Buxton.

Q: There are a number of public policy schools in the world. How is SPP different?

Julia Buxton: The School of Public Policy is grounded in a commitment to rights-based approaches and is a truly global institution with students from almost 60 countries. This diversity is integral to our view... Read More »

Young Leaders’ Forum for Young Innovators, Budapest

Posted on January 12th, 2017 in Archive1 Response »

Deadline: 20 January 2017 Open to: young innovators, inventors, and entrepreneurs who are active PhD researchers, young diplomats, and young professionals at companies investing in innovative projects Venue: 29-31 March 2017, Bálna (CET), Budapest, Hungary

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Young Leaders’ Forum (YLF) of think.BDPST, Hungary’s strategic conference is organised by the Antall József Knowledge Centre (AJKC) in cooperation with Design Terminal, the National Centre for Creative Industries. The conference is focusing on regional development and the perspectives of research, innovation, and future technologies.

The conference is organised on 29-31 March 2017, Bálna (CET), in Budapest.  The main objective of the conference, think.BDPST, is to provide a regional platform for high-level representatives of the governmental, academic, and business sectors to initiate dialogue about the different approaches to innovation and... Read More »

The Young Leaders’ Forum

Posted on December 16th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 January 2017 Open to: young professionals (aged 24-38) Venue: 29-31 March 2017 in Budapest, Hungary

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The Antall József Knowledge Centre (AJKC) cordially invites you to participate in the Young Leaders’ Forum (YLF) of think.BDPST, Hungary’s strategic conference on regional development and the perspectives of research, innovation, and future technologies. The conference is organised on 29-31 March 2017 in Budapest.

The main purpose of YLF is to foster a lively dialogue among young innovators, inventors, and entrepreneurs, as well as active PhD researchers, young diplomats, and young professionals at companies investing in innovative projects. During the three-day event, participants will have the opportunity to exchange best practices, experience, and ideas in order to create a common standpoint on the main topics of... Read More »

Multifaceted Perspective of the Student Life at CEU

Posted on December 12th, 2016 in Articles, EventsRespond to this post »

University on the “crossroads” of cultures. University where faculty and students from more than 100 countries. University in the Central Europe where intercultural and interdisciplinary education is the highest value. Can you guess which one? Central European University in Budapest, Hungary is the answer to this puzzle. Let’s explore deeper the intercultural spirit of the University.

Founded back in 1991, in the times when revolutionary changes were happening in Central and Eastern Europe, based on the premise that human fallibility can be counterbalanced by the critical discussion of ideas and that this critical spirit can be sustained best in societies where citizens have the freedom, currently with approximately 1,400 students and 370 faculty members from more than... Read More »

Fritz Thyssen Fellowships at the Institute for Advanced Study CEU

Posted on October 7th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 October 2016 Open to: innovative research proposals, young scholars with demonstrable promise of excellence will be considered Fellowship: senior fellows receive a net monthly stipend of EUR 2,500 and junior fellows receive a net monthly stipend of EUR 1,500 to help support their stay in Budapest.

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The Fritz Thyssen Foundation and the Institute for Advanced Study at Central European University in Budapest (IAS CEU) are pleased to invite applications for Thyssen at IAS CEU junior and senior research fellowships for the academic year 2017/2018. Fellowships are available in all research areas of the social sciences and humanities. Fellowships run for the whole academic year (10 months, September 1- June 30) or for the Fall or Winter semesters (6... Read More »

Budapest Water Summit 2016 Photo and Video Competition

Posted on September 14th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 September 2016 Open to: photographs and videos that present the fundamental importance of this essential material for our planet Award: the main prize is a LEICA D-LUX camera, awarded to the 1st place winning entry in each of the two categories

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The Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center, Budapest calls for entries for a photo and video competition organized on the occasion of the Budapest Water Summit, which will take place between 28–30 November 2016. The “Water connects” competition is organized by the Capa Center on the occasion of the Budapest Water Summit 2016, in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade as well as the Ministry of Human Capacities. By calling for entries, we would like to... Read More »

Youth Activism Seminar 2016 in Budapest, Hungary

Posted on September 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 September 2016 Open to: participants between the ages of 18 and 35 years old, linked to an organization or network Venue: 3– 4 November 2016, Budapest, Hungary

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The Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) is the principal institution of the OSCE responsible for the human dimension. ODIHR’s activities are implemented in 57 participating States in accordance with ODIHR’s political mandate.

In 2016, ODIHR commenced the Words Into Action to Address Anti‐Semitism project to strengthen the capacity of OSCE participating States and civil society to prevent and respond to anti‐Semitism. The project aims to carry out activities over three years in three interconnected areas: addressing the security needs of Jewish communities, countering anti‐Semitism through education, and fostering coalition building... Read More »

“Khetane Kadima” Study Session on Combating Antisemitism and Antigypsyism in Budapest

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 September 2016 Open to: young Jewish, Roma and non-Roma being familiar with the topics related to Jewish and/or Romani communities aged between 18-30 years who resident in a member state of the European Cultural Convention of the Council of Europe Venue: 20-26 November, Budapest, Hungary

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After a successful event Raise your voice for Roma – international seminar and European youth event 2016 organised by Phiren Amenca and European Union of Jewish students, organizers decided to organise the first study session by Jewish and Roma youth organizations in order to combat racism, antisemitism and antigypsyism together.

The session aims to raise solidarity, awareness and capacity of Romani and Jewish youth activist and their organisations in combating racism and discrimination, especially antigypsyism and antisemitism.

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Internship at T​he Romedia Foundation in Budapest

Posted on June 7th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 June 2016 Open to: young roma graduates or university students who are nationals of the countries of the European Union and who have good knowledge of English Remuneration: paid internship

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With the support of the Roma Initiatives Office of the Open Society Foundations, the Romedia Foundation is announcing a 2016 call for applications for a 3-month paid internship (with a possible extension to 6 months) for young Roma graduates and university students.

The Romedia Foundation is a Romani non-governmental organization based in Budapest, Hungary, working to contribute to a positive perception of Romani ethnic identity, combating anti-Romani prejudice and to provide alternative information to policy makers on the Roma through the production of films and videos, international multi-media campaigns... Read More »