The 2019 WISE Learners’ Voice Program

Deadline : 7 September, 2019 The 2019 WISE Learners’ Voice Program brings the perspectives of young people aged 16-21 to the challenge of rethinking education and equips them to take on leading roles in their fields and in the world of education. The program aims to give young people a platform to voice their views […]

The 5th Annual Lagos Studies Association Conference 2020

Deadline: 30 September, 2019 The concept of postcolonialism is dominant in African studies for one principal reason—its flexibility at a temporal, theoretical, historical, and spatial level. While many thinkers regard the postcolonial as a period thoroughly disengaged from imperialism, others view it as a series of responses, contestations, and critiques that throw into sharp relief […]

University of Michigan African Presidential Scholars Program 2020

Deadline: 15 October, 2019. The University of Michigan African Presidential Scholars (UMAPS) Program brings early career faculty from African universities to Ann Arbor, Michigan. Scholars are paired with a faculty collaborator during their stay and have full access to the University of Michigan’s resources to further their work on a research project, an academic degree, publications, grant […]

“Religion and Development in Africa 2020: Call for papers

Deadline : 15 September, 2019 Christian and Muslim institutions, as well as those associated with traditional religions, have long played a role in the provision of public goods and services in Africa, such as education, healthcare provision and support for the needy. In this sense, they have long been concerned with what we now call […]

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, […]

The Atlantic Dialogues Emerging Leaders Program 2019

Deadline : 15 September, 2019. The Policy Center for the New South (PCNS)  is organizing the eighth edition of the Atlantic Dialogues Conference, a high-level conference convening influential public and private sectors leaders from around the Atlantic Basin for open, informal discussion on cross-regional issues. As they believe that it is of crucial importance to engage young […]

THE 2020 YOUTH LEADERSHIP NETWORK

Deadline: 20 September, 2019 Background Eisenhower Fellowships Youth Leadership Network is aimed at youth aged 18 to 25 years to complement the existing Fellow network of dynamic, mid-career change agents. All Eisenhower Fellows are currently expected to engage with the global EF network, including a commitment to mentoring as part of post-fellowship service to their […]