The Short Story Day Africa Prize 2019

In 2019, Short Story Day Africa is seeking short fiction exploring disruption, especially but not limited to climate and environ[mental] disruption. Floods. Wildfires. Oceans of plastic. Chemical rivers. Melting ice caps. The polar vortex. Storms during the dry season. Extreme heat. Drought. The climate is changing, the environment becoming ever more hostile in humanity’s hands.

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New York’s Uganda House Gets Mural on Youth Employment by ILO

As part of its 100th anniversary, the International Labour Organization (ILO) recently painted a mural at Uganda House in New York in recognition of efforts by the government to solve youth unemployment. According to the latest available and most reliable official statistics, Uganda’s national unemployment rate is 9.2%. The unemployment rate for youth aged 18 –

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The Innov8Agric Challenge 2019

As part of Meet The Farmers’ Conference (MTFC), Crenov8 consulting is looking to support AgriTechnology Entrepreneurship in Africa with the Innov8Agric Challenge, which is looking to promote innovative ideas and enterprises that focus on agriculture and help them improve their business operations while providing a platform to showcase their innovation. Innov8Agric Challenge The Innov8Agric challenge

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The Umeme Internship Program 2019

The annual Umeme internship program is now open for applications from eligible university students studying in Uganda. Umeme is the leading electricity distribution company in Uganda supplying electricity to over 1.1 Million customers spread across our 45 Service Centers and with a workforce of over 1,500 staff. They’re committed to providing exciting career opportunities that

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The National Geographic Travel Photo Contest 2019

The National Geographic Travel Photo Contest is accepting entries for their annual travel photography competition. Inspiring people to care about the planet! National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter and past the

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The DW International Journalism Traineeship 2019

Deutsche Welle is looking for young people from all over the world interested in their comprehensive, exceptional quality DW international journalism traineeship program. DW International Journalism Traineeship The DW international journalism traineeship program covers the range of skills a journalist of the future needs: TV moderation, multimedia storytelling, data journalism, social media, and virtual reality –

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