Call for participants on Cinema for Social Rights

Posted on March 13th, 2017 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond 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 »

Plural+ Youth Video Festival 2017

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

Deadline: 4 June 2017 Open to: young people maximum 25 years of age Award: USD 1,000

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.

PLURAL + 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.

PLURAL+ recognizes youth as powerful agents of social change, and supports cooperative efforts to reduce tensions in a world often characterized by conflict and division.

PLURAL+ aims to support dialogue between young people from... Read More »

Regional Restoration Camps 2017

Posted on March 8th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March / 12 May/ 30 June 2017 Open to: applicants from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania and Serbia Scholarship: tuition, on-site accommodation with breakfast, camp materials and tools, emergency health insurance and planned excursions

Description

Regional Restoration Camps have had a long and successful journey and this the moment to celebrate each of the participants, each lecturer, each craftsperson and partner that contributed to making the RRCs what they are today while creating new opportunities for more young professionals of the region. Read more below about each topic and location:

Building conservation & interpretation; Conservation of museum artefacts & interpretation; Dynamic heritage interpretation; Historical crafts and entrepreneurship. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

The 2017 Regional Restoration Camps will provide participants with engaging lectures... Read More »

Eco-centric Development in Youth Work

Posted on March 6th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 March 2017 Open to: youth workers from Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Italy, Macedonia, Romania and Spain Costs: fully covered

Description

This training course is built around the process of eco-centric development, inspired from the Wheel of Life/Medicine Wheel concept and is aiming at creating an educational frame which will contribute to the holistic development of youth.

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During the training process we will explore and experience a wide variety of concepts such as holistic development, working with vulnerabilities, therapeutic practices, spirituality, connections, rituals and relations with nature. Through this training we support the participants in exploring these concepts within the context of their personal and professional life. The practices which will... 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 »

Young Leaders Programme 2017 in Brussels, Belgium

Posted on February 24th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 March 2017 Open to: applicants between 21 and 26 years old Venue: 07-08 June 2017, Brussels, Belgium

Description

The European Commission is looking for 16 extraordinary young people (aged 21-26) from across the world, with proven commitment and community engagement, to represent the work and impact on development achieved by youth. Young people are ‘movers and shakers’ in their communities and countries, and are key to solving the universal challenges outlined in the European Development Days 2017 programme.

The 16 selected Young Leaders will be invited to Brussels, Belgium, and all expenses (Visa, travel, accommodation) will be covered by the European Commission.

During their visit to Brussels, Young Leaders get the chance to visit European institutions, participate in... Read More »

Equator Prize 2017

Posted on February 22nd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 8 March 2017 Open to: community-based associations, NGOs operating in rural area Award: USD 10,000

Description

The Equator Initiative announces a global call for nominations for the Equator Prize 2017. This year’s prize will be awarded to outstanding community and indigenous initiatives that are advancing nature-based solutions for local sustainable development. The Equator Prize winners will join a prestigious network of 208 community-based organizations from 70 countries that have been awarded the Equator Prize since 2002.

In celebration of its 15th anniversary, the Equator Initiative will also launch a web portal of local nature-based solutions to sustainable development. The platform will serve to connect communities around the world and share local solutions that work. Participation in this platform... Read More »

UNESCO Center for Peace Youth Multimedia Competition

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

Deadline: 1 March 2017 Open to: youth around the world Benefits: scholarship to the 2-week Builders of the Universe camp in Maryland, USA

Description

UNESCO Center for Peace, the U.N. organization that brings grass roots initiatives in Education, Science, and Culture, invites youth around the world to take part in this year’s Multimedia Competition. Unparalleled connectivity put youth in one of the greatest positions to bring much needed change to the world.

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Entrants should respond in English by making a 3-5 minute multimedia production, 500-700 word written essay, art work or another means that channels a specific passion in answering the prompt. (Translations or subtitles for projects not submitted in English do not have to be perfect.)

Eligibility Youth around the world in three age groups: juniors... Read More »

Youth Entrepreneurship Workshop

Posted on February 15th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 March 2017 Open to: young leaders who want to contribute to their communities Venue: Amsterdam (the Netherlands)

Description

The Youth Entrepreneurship Workshop will take place in Amsterdam (the Netherlands) from 9th to 14th April 2017. Young leaders who want to contribute to their communities and learn more about youth entrepreneurship, are welcomed to apply. They will be offered workshops to introduce them to various aspects of the topic, with a special emphasis on how to move from theory to practice in the field of youth entrepreneurship and how to realize their own potential as a young entrepreneur.

Youth entrepreneurship is a popular topic for youth trainings and seminars. However, most of such activities are mostly focusing on the theory of... Read More »

Pasteur Institute Doctoral Research Scholarship for Scientists

Posted on February 8th, 2017 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline:  15 July 2017 Open to: both French and foreign scientists are eligible to apply for this scholarship Scholarship: covers living and insurance expenses

Description

The Pasteur Institute International Division allocates funding (twice yearly) to promote and aid completion of doctoral theses for both French and foreign scientists in institutes of the Pasteur Institute International Network located outside mainland France.  The Pasteur Institute is a private, non-profit foundation. Its mission is to help prevent and treat diseases, mainly those of infectious origin, through research, teaching, and public health initiatives. Scholarship is available to pursue research topic related to any theme developed in laboratories at International Network institutes, such as infectious diseases (infectious pathophysiology, immunology, microbiology, epidemiology, virology, parasitology), and public health activities (diagnosis, surveillance,... Read More »