Deadline: 26 October 2016
Open to: scholars, professionals and students
Venue: 3-4 November, 2016, Dialogue Platform Association, Budapest, Hungary
Subjective Values Foundation invites scholars, professionals and students to submit presentation proposals for its conference entitled “Refugee Crisis and Radical Nationalism in Central and Eastern Europe.”
Despite not being major targets of immigration, countries in the CEE region have recently shown a strong hostility towards refugees arriving in Europe from conflict-stricken areas in the Middle East and Africa. Some of these CEE countries are among the strongholds of far-right political extremism in the continent, which in turn pushes mainstream politics towards a stronger nationalist stance. Due to this drift, a number of governments from the region tend to oppose addressing the refugee crisis... Read More »
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
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 »
Deadline: 19 September 2016
Open to: candidates with experience in online communication, or pursuing a degree in either marketing or communications and with strong understanding of website metrics, data analysis, and reporting tools
Remuneration: a competitive compensation and benefits package
Europa Media is seeking an innovative, creative, open-minded and goal-oriented person to join the exciting and fast-growing team. They are looking for a Junior Social Media and Communication Manager who will manage the media campaigns of our European projects on social platforms and will create new and effective ways to extend our existing social media routine with the supervision of our Marketing Specialist.
The successful candidate will manage on a daily basis the social media accounts of several EU research and... Read More »
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
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.
To... Read More »
Deadline: 10 July 2016
Open to:youth workers from Bulgaria, Estonia, France, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Portugal, Romania, Spain, the Netherlands
Venue: 25 July – 3 August 2016, Hollókő, Hungary
“See Beyond” is a skill and self-development training course using the Synergy Method to improve yourself as a youth worker and as a young entrepreneur in order to realize how you create your own impact.
It is for you if you are directly involved in a project activity or you have your own enterprise, business and if you would like to find yours answer for the following questions:
What is my actual working style?
How much I am able to work for my dream, where do I stop ?
What do I forget,... Read More »
Deadline: 20 June 2016
Open to: candidate with strong media experience, excellent writing skills and outstanding English-language writing, verbal, and editing abilities
Remuneration: depends on the experience of the candidate
The position Communications Manager at the Roma Education Fund’s (REF) is part of a collaborative and fast-paced team which includes the Fundraising Officer and the Communications Officer. The Communications Manager coordinates the public and internal communications of the Roma Education Fund.
He/She is responsible for drafting and implementing communications strategies and projects in collaboration with the REF leadership, grantees and country facilitators. The candidate should be an experienced communications professional with expertise on Roma issues and solid judgment on how to highlight them through different media.
The Communications Manager will report directly to... Read More »
Deadline: 30 June 2015
Open to: master students in two interdisciplinary fields: International Studies or Cultural Heritage Management And Sustainable Development
Scholarship: EUR 800 per month (October 2016 to January 2017)
The Institute of Advanced Studies Kőszeg (iASK) is now welcoming applications for 4-month research scholarships in order to support excellent students in their studies and their early-stage research careers. The scholarships are renewable based on performance and academic excellence.
With this iASK aims to encourage prospective students to:
Work in an international and interdisciplinary academic environment;
Besides new knowledge and useful skills, get a unique experience in doing research;
Work on concrete research problems;
Experience a personal, tutorial relationship with professors as research colleagues.
Outstanding applicants with demonstrated skills and expressed willingness to conduct research have... Read More »
Deadline: 14 June 2016
Open to: students between 16 and 24; interested in environmental and social sustainability and youth empowerment in rural areas
Venue: 30 July – 7 August 2016, Kecskemét, Hungary
European Youth Rural Forum (ERYF) is a non-profit international NGO designed to provide a platform for young people from rural areas to discuss issues that are crucial to their countries and region. These topics are addressed during an annual summer university (7-10 days), which is held in a different country each year and is organised by student volunteers.
The goal of the ERYF 2016 Summer University is to provide knowledge as well as to offer you the tools to identify opportunities and develop solutions to overcome them. Besides exciting training and lectures, the... Read More »
Deadline: 10 May 2016
Open to: students, young professionals, academics from all around the world
Venue: 19 June -01 July 2016, Kőszeg, Hungary
The XXI. International Summer University in Kőszeg at the Institute of Advanced Studies Kőszeg which will take place from 19 June to 1 July 2016 focuses on the issue of the current European crisis: the crisis of democracy and European identity.
The main topics:
Global disparities and its social effects;
Responses to global crisis;
The role of the EU in global governance;
The migration crisis;
The future of democracy in a world of inequalities;
Cultural heritage and the creative industry;
Creative cities, smart cities;
KRAFT – regional development in Central Europe.
Students, young professionals and academics from all around the world;
Willing to deliver a presentation or a statement addressing the topic of... Read More »
Deadline: 3 May 2016
Open to: graduate students from any country
Scholarships: merit-based master’s tuition awards covering 30-100% of tuition expenses up to €12,000 per year, as well as health insurance
Central European University’s Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy combines general academic research with specialized professional education in environmental sciences and policy. Programs focus on integrating theory and practice and developing innovative solutions for environmental and environment-related problems.
Master of Science in Environmental Sciences and Policy / 1 year;
Master of Science in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management (MESPOM) / 2 years;
Environmental policy and governance;
Environmental sociology and political ecology;
Global and regional environmental processes;
Natural resources management and sustainable agriculture;
Sustainable energy systems;
Graduate students willing to continue in their study on... Read More »