MLDI West Africa Digital Rights and Freedom of Expression Litigation Surgery 2019

Deadline- April 29 2019 The Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI) is a charity, based in the United Kingdom, which provides legal help to journalists, bloggers and independent media across the world. We support journalists’ legal defence, undertake strategic litigation, fund media defence centres, and strengthen capacity in the legal community through practical, specialised training and […]

British Council: Seeking Applications for Future Leaders Connect Program 2019

Deadline: 6 May 2019 British Council is currently accepting applications for its Future Leaders Connect Program with an aim to provide future leaders with skills and international networks which will improve their ability to make or influence policy changes, leading to long term impact on the social and economic development in their countries and beyond. […]

The 2019 ASAA Conference

Deadline: 15 May, 2019 The theme of ASAA’s 3rd Biennial Conference 2019 is African and Africana Knowledges: Past Representations, Current Discourses, Future Communities. The conference will be held for the first time in East Africa at the United States International University-Africa in Nairobi, Kenya, from October 24-26, 2019. The aim of this year’s conference is to invite […]

UNESCO/APCEIU 5th Youth Leadership Workshop on GCED (Global Citizenship Education) 2019

Application Deadline- 31 March 2019 The Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding (APCEIU) will organize the 5th Youth Leadership Workshop on GCED (Global Citizenship Education) from 3 to 9 June 2019. The one-week Workshop aims to build capacity of dynamic youth leaders around the world to identify strategies to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), specifically […]

Makerere Institute of Social Research: Graduate Student Conference 2019

Deadline: 30 April, 2019 Makerere Institute of Social Research calls for abstract submissions for the 2019 Graduate Student Conference scheduled for June 28 – 29 2019. Theme: Living Thought at the Meeting of Fieldwork and Theory. For thinkers of and on the African continent, the task has been to push the boundaries of Western epistemological […]

WPI Fellowship 2019

Deadlibe: 15 February,  2019 Becoming a WPI Fellow Becoming a WPI Fellow enables you to gain access to, engage in and observe the role, responsibility and impact of a free press firsthand in one of the world’s largest, most diverse democracies. Through an immersive program, you will learn how the U.S. founding principles of a […]

Dataship – The Data Journalism Fellowship 2019

Deadline : 8 February, 2019 Dataship is a 12-month fellowship program that brings together 15 of the brightest early-career data journalists from non-OECD countries to foster the development of data-driven reporting. The program combines tailored trainings and networking opportunities, offering selected fellows a unique and exclusive opportunity to learn, exchange ideas and connect with their […]

ILFA Flagship Secondment Programme (IFSP) 2019

Deadline: Application is on-going This is an annual international secondment programme where lawyers practising in various African jurisdictions are selected and sponsored on a 3-month secondment at highly reputed international law firms and corporations based in London, Paris, Lisbon and Dubai.  Additionally, the programme provides an academic enrichment series that incorporates training modules on various […]