Special Call Digital Rights Advancement Grants: Media Defence Centres

Application Deadline: Sunday 9 February 2020, 23h59 (GMT). Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI) is a charity, based in London, which provides legal help to journalists, citizen journalists and independent media across the world. MLDI’s vision is a world where journalists no longer face legal challenges that threaten their ability to report freely and independently on issues […]

Maastricht University Holland-High Potential Scholarship Programme 2020/2021 (Fully Funded)

Application deadline: 1 February 2020. The Maastricht University (UM) Holland-High Potential Scholarship programme offers 24 full scholarships of €29.000 (including tuition fee waiver and monthly stipend) each academic year for highly talented students from outside the European Union (EU) who have been admitted to a Master’s programme at UM. The Scholarship programme consists of both […]

APPLY NOW: 18-Month Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development, University of Lagos

Application Deadline: 24 Jan 2020 at 5pm This post is to join the Lagos team of the Appropriation of Informal Spaces for Leisure Physical Activity (ALPhA) study funded by the British Academy’s Urban Infrastructures of Well-Being 2019 Programme, under the UK Government’s Global Challenges Research Fund. The project is led by the MRC Epidemiology unit, University of Cambridge, UK […]

Lionel Cliffe Memorial Research Scholarship

Call for Applications Deadline for applications: 15 March  2020 The Review of African Political Economy (ROAPE) announces a small research grants competition for African scholars and/or activists based in Africa. The competition is based on the premise that a shortage of funding for critical research is one of the problems faced by Africa-based scholars and […]

Call for Papers: National Review Conference on Beijing + 25

DEADLINE: 10 February, 2020 The Beijing Platform for Action (BPFA), adopted at the Fourth World Conference on Women in 1995, in Beijing, China, set twelve (12) Critical Areas of concerns for national governments of 189 UN Member states, and the international community to achieve in order to reach the goal of equality, development and peace. Together they […]

APPLY NOW: Nigerian School of Internet Governance (NSIG 2020)

APPLICATION DEADLINE – January 30, 2020 As part of efforts to build additional Internet Governance capacity within Nigeria, The Internet Society Nigeria Chapter (www.isoc.ng ) is convening with other Industry Partners the Nigerian School on Internet Governance. Schools on Internet Governance have helped many notable countries groom citizens that have risen to take up key […]

Call for Session Proposal at the Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum 2020.

Deadline: December 31, 2019 The Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum (DRIF) is a platform where tough topical global issues around Internet rights, especially in Africa, are discussed by civil society, technology companies, government, academia and other stakeholders. This years’ edition builds on the expanded scope of the forum which has included digital inclusion from 2019, […]

Call for applications: Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum 2020

Deadline: December 31, 2019 The Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum (DRIF) is a platform where tough topical global issues around Internet rights, especially in Africa, are discussed by civil society, technology companies, government, academia and other stakeholders. This years’ edition builds on the expanded scope of the forum which has included digital inclusion from 2019, […]