Home Archives: Youngstars
  1. Open Society Foundation Fellowships

    Deadline: 3 February /4 August 2014 Open to: specialists from any country eager to exploit the resources of the Open Society Foundations for projects relating to human rights, government transparency, access to information and to justice, and the promotion of civil society and social inclusion Fellowship: stipend of $80,000-$100,000 for a yearlong full-time fellowship plus a project budget for travel,...

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  2. NATO Internship Program, Brussels

    Deadline: 14 April, 2014 Open to: citizens of NATO member states Remuneration: interns receive a lump sum of € 800 per month Description Do you study Political Science, International Relations or Security Studies? Are you an interdisciplinary candidate with qualifications in Economics, Finance, or Human Resources? Have you studied Information Technology, Web or Graphic design, or Library Sciences? Do you study Aeronautics or Engineering? Do you have...

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  3. Internship Web 2.0 and Social Media for Development

    Title: Intern Web 2.0 and Social Media Development Starting date: August 2014 Duration: 6 months (renewable once) Location: Wageningen, the Netherlands Closing date for application: 30 May 2014 ABOUT CTA The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is a joint international institution of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP)...

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  4. Apply Now: Young Social Reporters wanted for the Fin4Ag Conference!

    The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), in collaboration with the African Rural and Agricultural Credit Association (AFRACA), is organising its 2014 International Conference on Revolutionising finance for agri-value chains, “Fin4Ag” from 14-18 July 2014 in Nairobi, Kenya. The purpose of the conference is to help decision-makers to break through the...

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  5. Young change maker – Boniface Mwangi

    Boniface Mwangi is an award-winning Kenyan photographer. For four years he held a staff photography position at The Standard, the second largest Kenyan newspaper, taking on various assignments of increasing responsibility in a number of countries. Boniface became the eye of Kenyans during the 2007 post-election violence and showed courage...

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  6. Young change maker – Joel Mwale

    Instead of focusing his energy on making a full recovery from dysentery, Mwale Joel was thinking of a master plan. At the age of 16, Mwale contracted dysentery from contaminated water that had been provided to his community during the dry season. The thought of having such a serious health...

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  7. Young change maker – Neftaly Malatjie

    Neftaly Malatjie has a passion for social entrepreneurship and a track record of commitment to community work. Since the age of 11, he has worked as a preschool teacher, peer educator, library assistant, HIV/Aids counselor, drugs awareness and prevention teacher, learning and development advisor and afternoon care coordinator. At age 20, Neftaly Malatjie is already a...

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