Are you a lady, and you are interested in programming? Looking to invest in your own future? Dufuna-Fem Programme is for you.
The 2020 IMF Youth Fellowship Contest gives opportunity to young participants to become part of the global efforts to build forward better and join the IMF at the forefront of the response to the crisis. Participants will have a firsthand experience of the IMF virtual Annual Meetings
Applications for the African Development Bank Youth Agripreneur AgriPitch Competition 2020 are now open. The Competition and DealRoom connects expansion-ready, youth-led African businesses with global investors (debt, equity and/or grant).
The DealRoom focuses on youth-led agribusinesses und
The National Art Competition under the theme of “Sheroes” is specially designed by UNESCO Abuja under the European Union (EU)-United Nations (UN) Spotlight Initiative in Nigeria: To eliminate violence against women and girls.
The Human Development Report 2016 ranks Nigeria 118 out of
Applications are open for the Oxfam/GEN Nigeria National Enterprise Challenge 2020. The National Enterprise Challenge is geared towards improving the entrepreneurial mindset and motivating Nigerian University students to start and run ventures even while at school rather than looking
Facebook Video Storytellers-Africa is a training program from the Facebook Journalism Project in partnership with the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ). The training is led by Hashtag Our Stories, a global network of mobile storytellers.
The SME Challenge is an initiative of EDC and ProvidusBank which aims at equipping small and medium enterprises (SMEs) with skills and competencies that the SMEs require to be able to run their businesses profitably, defend sound and viable business proposals, efficient funds utilizat
The Transforming Nigerian Youths program aims to create a network of entrepreneurial and managerial change-makers specifically youths and women across the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) sector in Nigeria but with special interest with those who live in Lagos, Kano and Kaduna states.
On the 1st October 2020, Nigeria will be celebrating its diamond jubilee as it turns 60. The Federal Government of Nigeria under the Leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR has approved an inclusive National Independence Celebration program that will see that the thematic and creative aspects
Internews is excited to announce an open call for participants for our Internet Shutdown Measurements for Advocates training. Through this 6-week hands-on training, participants from Sub-Saharan Africa, will learn how to collect and analyze internet measurements using a variety of open sou
The Luc Hoffmann Institute, the African Leadership University’s School of Wildlife Conservation and the WWF Regional Office for Africa are launching a global innovation challenge. We aim to discover and incubate new revenue models that do not depend on tourism, but still enable
Applications are invited for the XPRIZE Next-Gen Mask Challenge 2020. The Next-Gen Mask Challenge aims to reimagine protective face masks used to prevent the spread of COVID-19 by making them more comfortable, functional, accessible, and even stylish.
Masks are effective in slowing and preve
YouthLead invites you to apply to serve as a YouthLead Ambassador. We seek self-directed and motivated young changemakers with a proven track record in supporting and mobilizing other young people in their communities, and at the local, regional, or national level as advocates, community organizers,
The advent of COVID-19 has exacerbated challenges in Africa’s education system and reinforces the need for fit for context, innovative and scalable solutions in education. DOTSS provides an approach for reorienting Africa’s education and training systems to meet the knowledge,
Our incubator program is a collaborative program designed to help young African women leaders succeed. Together with our partners, we accelerate the growth and development of young African women leaders by funding and supporting the activities of African women breaking new grounds in the private and
The ACT Foundation’s Changemakers Innovation Challenge 2020 is now open for entries. The challenge aims to support small nonprofits/ social enterprises who are using technology and digital tools to create innovative social offerings with funding and technical support to enable them t
The Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) is an initiative of the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) developed to support the White House-led Women’s Global Development and Prosperity (W-GDP) Initiative which aims to empower 50 million women worldwid
Are you a content creator (a writer, illustrator, social media creator, photographer, radio producer…) who believes in building a better world? Are you between 16 and 24? If you are also fluent in English or Spanish and available to join a Zoom call with other creator
Applications for the Goodwall ‘Better Together’ Program 2020 are now open. BetterTogether is a response to the COVID-19 economic crisis. Goodwall know that many people are feeling stressed, lost and disappointed by the lack of prospects right now, but BetterTogether is here to
Businesses may be experiencing disruptions resulting from the global outbreak of COVID-19. Facebook heard that a little financial support can go a long way, so they are offering in cash grants and in ad credits to help during this challenging time. Are you a business owner and your busines
Ventures Platform Hb and Acumen, with support for LoftyInc Allied Partners Limited, are launching the Nigeria Impact Startup Relief Facility (NISRF) to disburse business grants to qualifying post-MVP stage, high-growth startups so they remain resilient through the COVID-19 crisis.
NISRF is d
Applications are open for eight young people to lead the charge in protecting and promoting human rights across the Commonwealth.
The Commonwealth Youth Human Rights and Democracy Network (CYHRDN) is seeking volunteers for its executive positions to serve f
Could your picture tell a thousand words? Then the camera is in your hands. Thomson Reuters Foundation photo competition is open to anyone with a passion for turning the lens on the real lives behind the headlines, and an ability to capture the most powerful images of the pandemic’s impac
Applications are open for the Atlas For Development (Atlas4dev) 2063 Academy. Atlas4dev in partnership with the AU Youth Envoy Office and with the support of Peace First organization and the Department of Cooperation and Cultural Action of the French Embassy in Morocco, is launching the 2nd edi
Applications for the 2020 Global Citizen Cisco Youth Leadership Award are now open. The Award was established by Cisco and Global Citizen to recognize and lift up a young person positively impacting the world, demonstrate the impact that young people are having on achieving the Sustainable Developme
OpenIDEO has launched a call for innovative ideas to support low and middle income families across the world during the pandemic. The top ten ideas will receive prizes as well as additional investment potential.
How could we help low and middle income families in the South to stay he
Applications are invited for the Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund JUMPSTARTER 2021 Global Pitch Competition. JUMPSTARTER is a not-for-profit initiative curated by Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund that provides a platform for all entrepreneurs and young people to jump start their dreams in Hong Kong. It is
AFP Furniture Production with 350 employees is a subsidiary of Julius Berger Nigeria PLC and one of the leading manufacturers in the furniture and interior design sector. Projects for private customers, state institutions and in-house interior fittings are implemented across the country. Y
Deciding to become an AU-YV is a life changing decision opening opportunities to serve in a community other than your own and assisting in the local development efforts. Africa needs countless skilled labor each year in all fields and professional sectors. Youth Volunteerism has contribute