Vacancy for Vehicles Intern Autumn 2017 in Brussels, Belgium

Posted on July 4th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 19 July 2017 Open to: everyone with relevant skills and interest Benefits: EUR 755 per month

Description

The successful candidate for the Vehicles Intern Autumn 2017 program will be working with T&E’s vehicles and freight teams, focusing on supporting T&E campaigns for less polluting vehicles. As part of this s/he will undertake a separate research project in one of the areas of the vehicles team work related to fuel efficiency of vehicles and its regulation, emissions testing, air quality, e-mobility, truck safety or freight and logistics – the exact scope of the project to be agreed at the interview.

Responsibilities will include:

Research project and report; Ad hoc Research on issues related to the emerging environmental issues of vehicles; Data analysis... Read More »

The European Union, Turkey and its Wider Neighbourhood PhD Workshop

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

Deadline:  1 August 2017 Open to: PhD students of political science, international relations as well as economics, history, law and social sciences Venue: 17-18 October 2017 at Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals (IBEI) – Spain

Description

Several interconnected crises are profoundly affecting relations between the European Union and Turkey. The refugee crisis, the failed coup attempt in Turkey of July 2016, the UK’s aspiration to exit the European Union, Turkey’s Constitutional referendum, bilateral tensions between Turkey and individual EU Member States, the unravelling neighbourhood and rising Eurosceptic trends on both sides are just the most recent examples.

Although Turkey has always been an integral part of Europe’s history, a contrasting mix of conflict and cooperation, has been at the heart of the dense relationship between Turkey... Read More »

“Connecting Youth – Moving Forward”: EU – Western Balkans Forum

Posted on May 31st, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 05 June 2017 Open to: members of youth or student organisations Venue: 11-12 July 2017, Trieste, Italy

Description

“Connecting Youth – Moving Forward” will bring together 60 young people from the EU and Western Balkans countries, to discuss common challenges and work towards finding joint solutions.

“Connecting Youth – Moving Forward” aims to build on previous discussions among young people, youth workers, youth leaders and other relevant stakeholders involved in youth policy and further stimulate youth presence in the Western Balkans. The conference will stress the importance of youth to the European integration process.

The forum will focus the discussion around four key themes identified as a priority in the region: 1) Mobility/ Exchanges/ Broadening of Horizons; 2) Social Inclusion/... Read More »

Call for Experts and a Facilitator on Learning Mobility

Posted on May 4th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 May 2017 Open to: experienced facilitator for events at international level & expert in learning mobility in the youth field Remuneration: fee will be offered

Description

The team of the partnership between the European Commission and the Council of Europe in the field of youth (the youth partnership) is currently responsible for the coordination of the European Platform on Learning Mobility in the Youth Field (hereinafter EPLM), which a space for exchange and cooperation between researchers, policy makers, and practitioners. The EPLM focuses on non-formal learning with links to informal learning as well as to formal education. Learning mobility in this framework aims to increase participation, active citizenship, intercultural learning and dialogue, individual competency development and employability of young people.

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TOPoliTO Scholarships for International Students

Posted on April 10th, 2017 in Bachelor, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 14 September 2017 Open to: all nationalities are eligible to apply for these scholarships Scholarship: gross amount is EUR 8000 per year for 3 years

Description

A call for scholarships has been launched for the A.Y. 2017/18 in the frame of the project “TOPoliTO: attracting international Top students at the Politecnico di Torino”. The new TOPoliTO Scholarships are on offer for all new international students for the year 2017-2018 academic year. International students are eligible to pursue the undergraduate degree in the field of Engineering, Design and Visual Communication, Territorial, Urban, Environmental and Landscape Planning and Architecture.

The Polytechnic University of Turin (Italian: Politecnico di Torino) is an engineering partially public university based in Turin, Italy. Established in 1859, Politecnico di Torino is Italy’s oldest technical university. The university offers several courses in the... Read More »

Eastern Partnership Youth Forum

Posted on March 28th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 12 April 2017 Open to: young people and youth workers Costs: all costs covered

Description

About 300 participants — including youth leaders, youth workers and youth policy makers actors from both Eastern Partnership (EaP) and 33 European countries involved in the EU Erasmus+ Programme  Erasmus+  — will meet and discuss participation and active citizenship of young people and their involvement in the decision-making process during a two-day event in Warsaw on 22-23 June 2017.

The planned Eastern Partnership Youth Forum will be the third conference dedicated to issues which matter young people, organized in the margins of the Eastern Partnership Summit.

The main objectives of the 3rd EaP Youth Forum are:

To deepen the dialogue and advance cooperation on youth matters and education between the EU... Read More »

Traineeships at the Economic and Social Committee

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

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: university graduates with satisfactory knowledge of English or French Remuneration: 1.159,44 EUR/month

Description

The Economic and Social Committee (ESC) is an advisory body that gives Europe’s economic and social partners (i.e. employers, trade unions, representatives of small businesses, farmers’ associations, consumers, etc.) the chance to issue their formal opinion on EU policies.

Twice a year the ESC organises in-service training periods of five months.

The main aims of the in-service training are:

To conclude and apply knowledge acquired by the trainee during his/her studies or work; To provide the trainee with practical knowledge of the working of the ESC’s various departments; To enable the trainees to gain experience through contacts established in day-to-day work. Eligibility University... Read More »

Global Cultural Leadership Programme 2017

Posted on February 28th, 2017 in Archive2 Responses »

Deadline: 25 March 2017 Open to: nationals of (and are working for organisations in) Brazil, Canada, China, Japan, India, Mexico, Russia, the Republic of South Africa, the Republic of South Korea or the USA as well as nationals of (and are working for organisations in) the 28 Member States of the European Union Venue: 19-23 June 2017 in  Athens, Greece

Description

Through its framework, content and methodology, The Global Cultural Leadership Programme (GCLP) specifically aims to improve the skills of cultural managers, as well as develop collaborative peer-to-peer learning and network building.

The programme offers a set of learning modules, tools and manuals for practice-based learning, giving you opportunities to build meaningful collaborations at the global level, and enabling you to develop fresh insights into international cultural collaboration practices. For the second edition... Read More »

The Geneva Challenge 2017

Posted on February 28th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 May 2017 Open to: international graduate students Prize: winner will receive a cash prize of CHF 10,000 or approx. USD 11,000

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The Advancing Development Goals International Contest for Graduate Students, eager to stimulate reflection and innovation on development from diverse disciplinary and contextual perspectives and with the generous support of Ambassador Jenö Staehelin, the Graduate Institute has launched in 2014 the Advancing Development Goals Contest, an international competition for graduate students. The idea is to gather contributions that are both theoretically grounded and offer pragmatic solutions to a relevant international development problem stemming from an interdisciplinary collaboration between 3 to 5 enrolled master students from anywhere in the world.

Eligibility Participants of the ADG Contest must be enrolled graduate... Read More »

DAAD WIPCAD Doctoral Fellowships 2017

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

Deadline: 5 April 2017 Open to: international and German candidates Scholarship: holders will receive a monthly stipend, travel allowance, rent allowamce

Description

The Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Potsdam calls for applications for its Research Training Group on “Wicked Problems, Contested Administrations: Knowledge, Coordination, Strategy” (WIPCAD). Wicked problems create conditions of high complexity, uncertainty, and ambiguity to which public organizations need to respond. The tensions emerging in this context can destabilize organizational structures and routines, and call traditional methods of administration into question. Contestation occurs in various areas of organizational activity, from knowledge use and transfer to internal and external coordination and strategy building. The Research Training Group carries out studies of the interrelationships between wicked... Read More »