Program Administrative Specialist at Roma Initiatives in Budapest

Posted on March 29th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 7 April 2016 Open to: candidates who hold bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study or equivalent experience/education and with 3-5 years of progressively responsible experience Remuneration: not specified

Description

The Open Society Foundations are a major nongovernmental supporter of efforts to improve the economic and social inclusion of Roma in Central and South Eastern Europe. The Roma Initiatives Office of the Open Society Foundations is seeking a Program Administrative Specialist to join the team in Budapest.

This is a full performance administrative/operational role. The Program Administrative Specialist performs duties requiring skills specific to the Roma Initiatives Office’s operations and processes that advance the work of the program and the organization. Work on assigned projects, processes, and/or areas of responsibility are... Read More »

Youth Event at the 7th Global Forum in Azerbaijan

Posted on December 14th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 17 January 2016 Open to: applicants aged 18-35 who are members of non-government and non-for-profit youth-led organizations, networks, initiatives or movements Venue: 25-27 April, Baku, Azerbaijan

Description

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is pleased to announce the launch of the call for applications for the Youth Event at the 7th Global Forum hosted by the government of Azerbaijan from 25 to 27 April, 2016 in Baku. Up to 150 youth from diverse cultural and religious backgrounds with outstanding track records in intercultural dialogue and youth work will be selected to participate in the Youth Event (25 April), attend the Global Forum (26-27 April) and thus contribute to the global narrative on social inclusion.

This unique international... Read More »

Mental Health Initiative Grants

Posted on December 8th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing Open to: projects that stimulate the reform of national health, social welfare, and employment policies in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Georgia, Hungary, Kyrgyzstan, Kenya, Macedonia, Myanmar, Romania, and Slovakia Grants: determined on a project-by-project basis

Description

The Mental Health Initiative—part of the Open Society Public Health Program—provides grants to projects that stimulate the reform of national health, social welfare, and employment policies. The initiative also provides technical assistance and training in substantive areas to its grantees. Many grantees provide quality, community-based services, demonstrating that people with intellectual and/or psychosocial disabilities can live in their communities when they receive support that meets their needs.

The initiative’s funding strategy is geared toward the development of sustainable, quality community-based alternatives... Read More »

(ENIL) European Network on Independent Living Study Session in Strasbourg

Posted on October 14th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 12 November 2015 Open to: people between the age of 18 and 35, from the Council of Europe Member States who consider themselves as disabled persons Venue: 17-24 April 2016 Strasbourg, France

Description

The European Network on Independent Living (ENIL) is a Europe-wide network of disabled people, with members throughout Europe, and includes all disabled people and their non-disabled allies on the issues on independent living. ENIL represents the Disability movement for human rights and social inclusion based on solidarity, peer support, deinstitutionalization, democracy, self-representation, cross disability and self-determination fighting against discrimination through Europe. One of the main missions of ENIL is to carry out training and awareness raising activities at the European level. Therefore, ENIL organizes this Study Session on the... Read More »

IRIS Network Small Grants Program

Posted on October 13th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 October 2015 Open to: non-profit member organizations of IRIS network from Albania, Macedonia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia Grant: maximum of EUR 5,000 per project

Description

IRIS Network has a great pleasure to announce the continuation of its small grants program, which will provide financial support to the member organisations in: Albania, Macedonia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia. This call will support implementation of advocacy initiatives. Proposed advocacy initiatives should focus on:

Improving policies and their practices in the area of social inclusion and provision of social services on local level; Improving policy framework for CSOs providing social services at local level; Introducing of innovative models in provision of social services; Improving policy framework and practices of involvement in decision... Read More »

“Actors of Urban Change” Robert Bosch Program

Posted on July 28th, 2015 in Archive1 Response »

Deadline: 13 September 2015 Open to: actors from the cultural sphere, public administration and the private sector from 47 Council of Europe member states, Kosovo and Belarus Grants: up to EUR 5,000, support by experts of up to EUR 5,000

About the Actors of Urban Change Program

Actors of Urban Change is a program by the Robert Bosch Stiftung in cooperation with MitOst e.V. After the pilot stage (2013 – 2015), this is the call for the second program round.

“Actors of Urban Change” aims to achieve sustainable and participatory urban development through cultural activities. This is carried out by strengthening the competencies for cross-sector collaboration among actors from the cultural sphere, the public administration, and the private sector. Through local projects,... Read More »

8-Day TC for Young Entrepreneurs from Euro-Med Region

Posted on July 10th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 July 2015 Open to: young people from an Euro-Med country born between 15 October 1979 and 15 October 1997 Venue: 18-25 October 2015, Torino, Italy

Description

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and Fondazione CRT are organizing an 8- day training which will bring together 20 young people from the Euro-Mediterranean region to enhance the skills needed to boost a business idea with a social mission, and be a powerful motor of economic development and social inclusion. In addition to this training, the selected 20 young adults will receive feedback from peers, mentoring from experienced social entrepreneurs and will be matched with potential investors. The training portion of Entrepreneurs for Social Change (E4SC) will take place at the premises of Fondazione CRT in Torino (Italy), from 18-... Read More »

Plural + Youth Video Festival on Migration and Diversity

Posted on April 9th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 June 2015, before midnight (New York City Time GMC -5 hours) Open to: youth between 9 and 25 Award: the 3 winners of the PLURAL+ Jury Award will each receive US$1,000. One representative of each PLURAL+ International Jury Award winner will be invited to New York having all travel expenses paid

Description

PLURAL + is a youth-produced video festival which encourages young people to explore migration, diversity and social inclusion, and to share their creative vision with the world. It is a joint initiative between the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the International Organization for Migration, with a network of over 50 partner organizations, who support the creative efforts of young people and distribute their videos worldwide. The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and... Read More »

Training on “Youth, Theatre And Intercultural Dialogue”

Posted on April 6th, 2015 in Archive2 Responses »

Deadline: 8 May 2015 Open to: young people actively involved in youth work from Serbia, Spain, Hungary, Croatia, UK, France, Macedonia, Albania, Greece, Germany, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Portugal Venue: Belgrade, Serbia from 24 September to 1 October 2015

Description

Regional Endeavour for Art, Culture and Health – REACH founded in 2009 in Belgrade, Serbia is a non-government and non-profit organization, established in order to improve learning and practice in the field of art, culture and health with youth as its main target group. The main aim of REACH is organizing and delivering trainings, workshops and cultural events in cooperation with other organizations, institutions and non-formal groups working with youth in the field of culture and art.

The primary focus of the training... Read More »

Stop disCRIMEnation! TC

Posted on February 3rd, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 21 February 2015 Open to: youth workers from Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Spain Venue: 10-18 April 2015 in Zagreb, Croatia

Description

“VoVo” NGO is organizing the training course Stop disCRIMEnation! that will take place from 10-18 April 2015 in Zagreb, Croatia, gathering 24 participants from 8 different countries. The main goal is to indicate importance of fighting against stereotypes, discrimination and social inclusion by showing participants how to create social campaign and use it in their work as young professionals working all kinds of organizations.

As a result of the project youth workers will develop new skills in social marketing, better understanding of social problems and they will improve their communication skills. Due to improvement and professionalize of their work they will... Read More »