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Grants will be awarded as a single payment for the Australian valued of between AUD20,000–AUD100,000 depending on the project requirements. It is expected that most projects will be for a one year duration, but some projects may take place over a maximum of two years. All 1 year projects must be completed by July 2013. All two year project must be completed by July 2014.
The deadline to submit proposals is 14 October 2011.
The Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) is now open to accepting applications for the Human Rights Grants Scheme (HRGS). The Scheme provides
For more details, please visit: http://www.fundsforngos.org/latest-funds-for-ngos/ausaids-human-rights-grants-scheme-open/#ixzz1a5Ih2Il4
Many analysts and commentators view the world as becoming increasingly complex and fast changing. Most recognize that we are fast approaching a series of systemic tipping points in areas as varied as the environment, the economy, demographics, and energy among others. More and more, the problems we deal with are characterized by a high degree of uncertainty and interdependence. http://www.indiayouthforum.org/
Who are the Participants in the India Youth Forum?
We will invite aim at attracting talented and active young leaders from around the world, with an interest in the topics discussed at the Forum and in the region.
This Forum taking place in India, there will be a natural focus on engaging Indian youth in collaboration with the rest of the world. To strike a balance, we are planning to invite 50 youth from India, and 50 from the rest of the world, split among the 30 most active participants…
Today, in partnership with the Harvard College Social Innovation Collaborative, the Common Good column is launching the 2011 College Social Innovator Contest. Announced today at the Igniting Innovation Summit at Harvard, the challenge will surface, highlight and reward undergraduates in the U.S. engaged in social entrepreneurship to create positive change at the local, national and global level.
Each winner receives the inaugural recognition as the 2011 College Social Innovator, $150 and their winning essay published as a guest column on the Common Good at Forbes.com.
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Catholic Relief Services' International Development Fellows Program (IDFP) gives people who are interested in a career in international relief and development an opportunity to increase their overseas experience and gain exposure to our programs. Each year, CRS places approximately 25 Fellows with our country programs overseas. Assignments are for one year, typically starting at the end of July.
Deadline for application : December 7, 2011
- Graduate degree in a field relevant to international development or a Bachelor's degree with 5+ years of international development/management experience.
- Professional proficiency in French, Spanish, Arabic, or Portuguese. French preferred.
- Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
- At least 6 months overseas work or volunteer experience in a developing country OR significant domestic community development experience in addition to time spent overseas. …
The Asia Pacific Leadership Program (APLP)is the center of excellence for leadership education in Asia Pacific and a signature program of the East-West Center. The program links advanced and interdisciplinary analysis of emergent regional issues with experiential leadership learning.
APLP graduates leave the East-West Center with an expanded regional perspective. They are knowledgeable about the societies and issues of the Asia Pacific region and empowered to exercise leadership and promote cooperation in a variety of cultural, geographical and institutional environments.
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To contact the Asia Pacific Leadership Program, please email email@example.com.