DefendDefenders is calling for applications from Uganda based human rights organisations to the Ttaala Digital Skills building Workshop 2022. Ttaala Digital Skills Building Workshop Ttaala is a comprehensive skills-building project for human rights defenders (HRDs), illuminating the world of digital tools and strategies. The organisations taking part in the workshop will access on-site technical assistance, continuous virtual support, and access to a network of
MTN is looking for young, energetic, and enthusiastic individuals aged between 20-26 years – graduates who have the ambition, drive, and ideas to lead the delivery of a bold new digital world. If that’s you, the MTN Global Graduate Programme will provide you with an accelerated career path and the opportunity to genuinely make a difference in
The Strive Community Innovation Fund aims to spark new ideas for catalyzing small businesses’ resilience and growth, at scale. Seeking innovative solutions to support small business growth at scale. Strive Community Innovation Fund The fund is seeking truly innovative solutions that can be transformative for these small enterprises which are the backbone of our economies. The
Netflix has partnered with UNESCO to launch a short film competition, “African Folktales, Reimagined,” to find the bravest, wittiest, and most surprising retellings of some of Africa’s most-loved folktales. Folktales have always played an important role in the heritage of a culture, passing down values, knowledge, and customs from one generation to the next. The
As a national voice of student-led enterprise societies, NASE aims to boost student’s enterprise skills, confidence, and aspirations through, practical learning/programs and inspiring events. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Uganda in collaboration with Stanbic Bank Uganda recently launched the Youth4Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship Facility, to tackle youth unemployment through impact-driven innovation and entrepreneurship in
If you frame your world through camera angles, narrate reality like a movie script, and edit the montage of your life like a film director, then here’s a flash-forward into your future. MultiChoice Africa is calling all aspiring film directors, DOPs, sound guys, and scriptwriters to help us ignite Africa’s creative industries. Who knows, perhaps
For the fifth consecutive year, the Agence française de développement is committed to supporting high-impact digital actors in Africa. For this new edition, the AFD Digital Challenge wished to combine the challenges of the digital transition with those of climate protection and biodiversity, in line with Goal 13 of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Google for Startups Accelerator Africa is a three-month accelerator program for Seed to Series A technology startups across the African continent. The program is designed to bring the best of Google’s programs, products, people, and technology to startups that leverage machine learning and AI in their company today or plan to in the future. In
One World Media Fellowship is aimed at aspiring journalists and filmmakers who seek to make a career out of reporting on stories from the global south. Working in film, print, audio or multimedia, One World Media Fellows’ projects bring together integrity and creativity to present underreported stories that break down stereotypes and build cross-cultural connections.
Supporting someone who has mental health challenges is far from easy. You may feel helpless, confused, and struggle to know what to do for the best. Every person has the right to quality mental health support where and when they need it. A 2015 BBC report suggested that there are 30 psychiatrists working in Uganda.