Call for Two Facilitators at European Platform on Learning Mobility

Posted on August 17th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 August 2017 Open to: young people and policy makers, and stakeholders Venue: 23-25 January 2018, France

Description

The conference intends to explore youth learning mobility from the perspective of policy and support, cross-sectoral cooperation, and research. It will also continue to give a prominent space to the dimension of inclusion in mobility projects. The conference aims at sending a political message on the benefits of quality in learning mobility for young people.

The 2018 conference revolves around the issue, and subjective term, of quality in learning mobility. The concept of quality will be addressed in a transversal manner throughout the event. By raising awareness of subjective interpretations of various stakeholders and from different sectors, and elaborating the benefits for... Read More »

The UN Climate Negotiations in Bonn, Germany

Posted on July 10th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 21 July 2017 Open to: journalists and media representatives Venue: Bonn, Germany Description

The Climate Change Media Partnership (CCMP) led by Internews’ Earth Journalism Network is pleased to announce Fellowship opportunities for journalists to attend the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP 23) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bonn, Germany in mid-November 2017. Formed in 2007 by Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN), Panos London and the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the CCMP has brought developing country journalists to the annual UN climate summits since 2007. This has enabled them to cover the summit for their home media organizations, work with experienced and knowledgeable journalists from around the world, and gain a multifaceted understanding of... Read More »

Harvard International Security Conference 2017

Posted on June 29th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 05 September 2017 Open to: doctoral students and faculty members from political science and public policy programs Venue: 14-15 October 2017 in Cambridge, MA

Description

Doctoral students conducting research on international security are invited to submit papers to the Harvard International Security Conference to be held on October 14-15, 2017.

The conference is designed to provide doctoral students with feedback on their research from peers and faculty outside their home institutions and build cross-institutional relationships among the next generation of international security scholars.

Eligibility The conference will bring together doctoral students and faculty members from political science and public policy programs. Research papers may focus on any substantive topic and employ any research methodology, so long as the core question is directly tied to international security; Applicants are asked to submit a... Read More »

CIDOC 2017 Conference in Tbilisi, Georgia

Posted on June 27th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 01 July 2017 Open to: professionals who are currently employed in a museum or a related institution Venue: 25-30 September, Tbilisi, Georgia

Description

CIDOC is pleased to announce that funding is available to support attendance at the CIDOC 2017 conference in Tbilisi, Georgia from 25th-30th September 2017.  Grants are awarded as a contribution towards travel costs, accommodation (6 nights) and registration fees. Costs incurred in the home country, including but not limited to surface travel, accommodation, and visas, will not be covered by the grant.

Georgia is a sovereign state in the Caucasus region of Europe. Located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia, it is bounded to the west by the Black Sea, to the north by Russia, to the... Read More »

QueerFemSEE International Conference

Posted on June 19th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 July 2017 Open to: students, scholars, artists, and activists Venue: 17-19 November, Bucharest, Romania

Description

QueerFemSEE is an interdisciplinary conference that seeks to explore various accounts of South-Eastern and Eastern European researchers (and their Western peers with similar interests) concerning topics connected to media studies, cultural studies, public space, and their intersection with gender and queer studies.

One of the key concepts for discussion is intersectionality. Although in the last decade’s scholars in cultural and media studies have begun to address issues such as gender, race, ethnicity, disability, sexualities in their work, there is still a gap concerning the amount of research in this direction between Western academic spaces and the Eastern ones. Considering this, the question which can be raised is if Western... Read More »

NCSA Emerging Scholars Award for 2018

Posted on June 16th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 01 July 2017 Open to: emerging scholars Award: USD 500 and a conference invitation

Description

The Nineteenth-Century Studies Association (NCSA) is pleased to announce the 2018 Emerging Scholars Award. The work of emerging scholars represents the promise and long-term future of interdisciplinary scholarship in nineteenth-century studies. In recognition of the excellent publications of this constituency of emerging scholars, this award recognizes an outstanding article or essay published within six years of the author’s doctorate or other terminal professional degree.

Eligibility

Entrants must have less than seven years of experience either in an academic career, or as a post-terminal-degree independent scholar or practicing professional.

Entries can be from any discipline and may focus on any aspect of the long nineteenth century (the French Revolution to World War... Read More »

Kiel International Sea Power – Kiel, Germany

Posted on May 9th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 26 May 2017 Open to: participants between the ages of 18 and 35 years old, linked to YATA Chapter or ATA/YATA Partner Organization Venue: 20 June 2017 – Kiel, Germany

Description

The Kiel International Seapower Symposium 2017 discusses maritime security challenges in the Eastern Mediterranean. It aims to shed light on current political and military developments in the region as well as their broader geopolitical implications. Consequently, the conference will discuss to what degree both regional and non-regional actors utilize sea power in order to secure their interests in this part of the world. Thereby a multitude of aspects needs to be considered. These range from sea control, power projection capabilities, and the control of straits, to the security of SLOCs, maritime... Read More »

Call for participants on Cinema for Social Rights

Posted on March 13th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 tMarch 2017 Open to: youth workers working with young people and from Council of Europe member states Cost: international travel costs will be reimbursed and accomodation provided

Description Youth Social Rights Network, supported by the European Youth Foundation of the Council ofEurope, in the period of 2017, will be implementing a set of activities, also known as“  The Cinema for Social Rights -Supporting the process of improvement of social rights for young people in Europe”, so as to improve access to social rights of young people by advocating for placing the implementation ofRecommendation CM/Rec(2015)3 on the agenda of different stakeholders in Council of Europe member states, and by improving structured dialogue for improvement of access to social rights for young people and implementation ofRecommendation C M/Rec(2015)3(also referred to as the“Enter! ecommendation”) Eligibility Youth workers working with... Read More »

Alpbach Scholarship Programme

Posted on March 3rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: people under the age of 30 Scholarship:  covers the participation fee for all Alppbach events

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Broaden your horizons and attend the European Forum Alpbach 2017 as a student. Immerse yourself in an environment bursting with novel ideas, new ways of thinking and opportunities for making new contacts. Every summer at the European Forum Alpbach some 700 young people from over 70 nations immerse themselves in a unique environment of new ideas, new ways of thinking and new contacts. This year the programme includes 20 academic seminars chaired by respected scholars and over 200 plenary discussions and breakout sessions on the general theme of “Conflict and Cooperation”..

Eligibility

The offer is aimed at people... Read More »

2nd ASEF Young Leaders Summit

Posted on March 1st, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 March 2017 Open to: young leaders ranging from entrepreneurs, students, academics to professionals Cost: no registration or participation fee

Description

The 2nd edition of the ASEF Young Leaders Summit (#ASEFYLS2) is for young thinkers and doers to dismantle the conventional and to bring forward fresh ideas and solutions to a more inclusive, fair and accessible employment market for the youth. Themed “Access to Youth Employment”, ASEFYLS2 contributes to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in particular, goal 4 (on education), 5 (on gender equality), 8 (on decent work) and 9 (on industry and innovation). The project focuses on eight thematic areas linked to job-creation and inclusion: Age; education, disability, finance, gender, location, social backgrounds, technology; 

Eligibility Citizen of any of the 51 Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Partner... Read More »