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  1. The Abuja Grassroots Youth Debaters, Season 1

    After weeks of massive publicity, The Abuja Grassroots Debate received applications from various parts of the 6 Abuja Area Councils. Following a rigorous Audition Session, 15 participants were evaluated and 12 selected to participate in the premier edition of the Abuja Grassroots Debate Season !. See Final Auditions Results: The Abuja...

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  2. Young Changemaker – Kelvin Doe

    Kelvin Doe (16) is a self-taught engineer from Sierra Leone, West Africa. Out of metal and wire scraps he made a battery to “power lights in people’s houses,” an FM radio transmitter to disseminate news and a generator to power the device. Doe became the youngest invitee to the Visiting...

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  3. Fact Sheet on Power Africa

    The U.S. African Development Foundation (USADF) will launch a $2 million Off-Grid Energy Challenge to provide grants of up to $100,000 to African-owned and operated enterprises to develop or expand the use of proven technologies for off-grid electricity benefitting rural and marginal populations. Read more: http://allafrica.com/stories/201306300216.html?viewall=1

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  4. MSFS LAUNCHES NEW SCHOLARSHIP FOR STUDENTS FROM AFRICA

    Starting in fall 2014, the Master of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) at Georgetown University is offering a full- tuition scholarship for a talented graduate student from sub-Saharan Africa. MSFS is a two-year, full-time graduate degree program in international affairs. Students will take courses in international relations, international trade, international...

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  5. Apply for a Paid, Overseas Fellowship with Atlas Corps

    Priority Deadline: July 15, but applications accepted year-round Atlas Corps seeks nonprofit leaders from around the world to apply for Fellowships in the U.S. and Latin America. Atlas Corps engages leaders committed to the nonprofit sector in 12-18 month, professional fellowships at organizations to learn best practices, build organizational capacity, and...

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  6. Vacancy: International Model UN Consultant

    UNDP Azerbaijan is looking for International Model UN Consultant! Job Title International Consultant to assist with organization and management of the Model UN Security Council Conference in Baku, Azerbaijan Project Reference: Youth Participation in Decision Making and Policy Implementation Duration of Engagement: July-October 2013, 50 consultancy days (home based assignment...

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