Visiting Professorship for Researcher at Risk

Posted on May 5th, 2017 in Jobs & Internships, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 May 2017 Open to: persons with Ph.D. and post-doctoral experience at a university or other research institution Remuneration: lump sum of 4,000 EUR gross

Description

Applications are sought from outstanding academics working in areas connected with the study of migration politics with a focus on Europe and/or the EU. This position is specifically dedicated to supporting a researcher, who is threatened in his/her home country due to the content of his/her scientific work or opinions he/she has expressed.

Eligibility

The successful candidate will fulfill the following criteria:

Doctoral degree/Ph.D. and post-doctoral experience at a university or other research institution; Be currently at risk in her/his home country; Outstanding achievements in research, excellent publication record, international reputation; Have a good knowledge of English or... Read More »

SWP Internship for International Students

Posted on April 25th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Open to: international students Remuneration: EUR 300 per month

Description

SWP offers a limited number of three-month full-time internships for highly motivated students. They are particularly interested in attracting young academics in political science and related social sciences (economics, law, administration, occasionally also regional studies, ethnology or journalism). The interns’ based offices will be in Berlin-Wilmersdorf.

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They accept students at the following stages:

Students already studying for a Master degree (also Hauptstudium in the German Magister/Staatsexamen/Diplom system); Holders of Bachelor degree who can demonstrate they are applying for a place on a master’s degree course and who expect to be regular master’s students at the time proposed for the internship; Holders of Bachelor/ Master degree who are enrolled on an additional... Read More »

Photo Competition “My Europe, My Rights”

Posted on April 21st, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Open to: amateur and professional photographers from one of the 28 EU Member States min. 18 years old Prize: 1st EUR 2,000, 2nd EUR 1,500, 3rd EUR 1,000 of photographic equipment + trip to Brussels

Description

Recent events including the abuse of power, violence and attacks on essential values in Europe and beyond show that nothing, not even our most fundamental rights, must be taken for granted. Fundamental human rights that were developed as universal and indivisible protection mechanisms are being challenged by political ideologies and actions.

​Do we have to give up certain rights to keep others? Are there rights only for some, ​​​but​ not for all?

​Take your camera and express what rights mean to... Read More »

Play Forward Youth Exchange

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

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Open to: young people aged 18-30 from Spain, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Italy, Latvia and Netherlands Venue: 21st – 30th of August 2017, Ommen, The Netherlands

Description

Play Forward Project aims to address the need for inclusive opportunities for all young people without discrimination through sport, physical and outdoor activities. The idea behind this project is to create a safe space and playground for you to Play, Learn and Create. The Exchange consists of 10 full working days.

Main aim is to promote social inclusion and human rights between young people in their local communities, while stimulating their active citizenship through sports.

Eligibility Between the age of 18-30 years old; Coming from Spain, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Italy, Latvia or Netherlands; Coming from communities who... Read More »

Study Visit “Celebrate Diversity, Practice Acceptance”

Posted on April 11th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 April 2017 Open to: youth workers from Armenia, France, Georgia, Luxembourg, Norway and Russian Federation Venue: Yerevan, Armenia

Description

The purpose of the visits is to get a better understanding of the situation of minority inclusion process and ICL as well as Human Rights and to learn about the support structures for young people provided by CSOs and state authorities.

All main content elements and used method within the programme are to learn more about inter-cultural learning and to promote inclusion of the minorities in Europe, to make the participants familiar with the situation in Caucasus and in order to multiply effective policies around after the study visit by passing on aspects of the study visit... Read More »

Games of Media – Struggles for People?

Posted on March 20th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 23 March 2017 Open to: youth workers, trainers, youth leaders from Finland, Georgia, Greece, Russian Federation, Serbia, Spain, Sweden and Turkey Costs: 15 EUR participation fee

Description

The Training Course “Games of Media – Struggles for People?” aims to empower youth workers and youth activists to become conscious media consumers, to apply their critical thinking skills and to contribute to more inclusive and tolerant societies through NFE

The training course “Games of Media – Struggles for People?” will bring together 30 youth workers and youth activists from 10 EU and neighbourhood countries.

Eligibility Youth leaders and youth activists committed to countering radicalisation and hate speech; Youth workers involved in the topic of human rights education, particularly in regard to the current migrant crisis; Young... Read More »

Summer School ”Advocacy and Migration Policies”

Posted on March 8th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: students and professionals working on migration Venue: 24 – 28 July 2017, Bucharest, Romania

Description

The Research and Information Center on Immigrant Integration (CDCDI) of the Romanian Association for Health Promotion (ARPS), launches the call for applications to its International Summer School on migration to be held in July 2017. The International Summer School “Advocacy and Migration Policies” is open to students and professionals working in the field of migration and human rights, interested to find more about migration from different perspectives, to know people from this area and to have the opportunity to change ideas and know-how about migration policies.

The summer school will expose the participants to a selected core of knowledge on migration, the politics of... Read More »

Call for Trainers for International Activities

Posted on March 7th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 12 March 2017 Open to: trainers experienced in multicultural learning, non-formal education and in running international youth activities Benefits: daily pay + all costs covered related to the projects, including travels, food, and accommodation

Description

International Young Naturefriends is seeking experienced facilitators & trainers for our international activities of 2017, which include 2 seminars and 1 conference.

Today’s Europe is facing many challenges that have a direct effect on youth and on the members of our organization. As a youth organization with strong roots in the promotion of culturaal understanding, peace and intercultural contact and dialogue between youngsters living on the European continent, International Young Naturefriends is concerned about the current migration-related crisis in Europe and the way it’s been... Read More »

UNESCO Global Youth Video and Photo Contest

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

Deadline: 12 March 2017 Open to: ages between 21 and 30 years old, then you are eligible to participate Prize: one mini iPad, conference invitation with travel and accommodation paid by UNESCO

Description

What would your life be like if you were somebody else? Have you ever imagined stepping into someone else’s shoes? What if that person was living next door? How would you feel? How would you react to a given situation? Through this contest, you can choose who you would like to be: you can decide to be anyone from your prime minister to your next door baker, and this only with a simple camera. “If I were…” invites you to experiment with somebody else’s life through a video (1-minute maximum) or a great... Read More »

How to Read the Surveillance Discourse and Fight It

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

Deadline: 5 March 2017 Open to: young people from any Council of Europe member states + Kosovo, Belarus and Kazakhstan Venue: Sarajevo, Bosna and Herzegovina

Description

Cooperation and development network is announcing a call for participants for the seminar “Digitised security: How to read the surveillance discourse and fight it!”, which will take place in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, from 24 to 30 April 2017.

During this week-long event 40 young people from all over Europe will be brought together. This event will burst the Green bubble by closely collaborating with digital rights and hacker organisations from across the region and the rest of Europe. This seminar is not for nerds only, it will unite people who are new... Read More »