The D-Prize Challenge 2020

The world has already invented products and services to end poverty, yet the best is not being distributed at mass-scale. D-Prize is funding social entrepreneurs who can design a business or NGO that solves girl’s education, agriculture, energy, global health, education, governance or infrastructure. D-Prize Challenge D-Prize expands access to poverty-alleviation interventions in the developing

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The Mandela Washington Fellowship 2020

In 2020, the Mandela Washington Fellowship will take up to 700 young leaders to the United States during summer for a comprehensive executive-style program that is designed to build skills and empower fellows to lead in their respective sectors and communities. Mandela Washington Fellowship The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders is the flagship

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The International Labour Organization Global Media Competition 2019 on Labour Migration

The International Labour Organization (ILO) Global Media Competition aims at encouraging quality reporting on labour migration to better protect migrant workers’ rights. The ILO brings together governments, employers and workers of 187 member states, to set labour standards, develop policies and devise programmes promoting decent work for all women and men. The Global Media Competition

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The Creative Enterprise Programme 2019 (In Kenya & Ethiopia)

In October and November 2019, the British Council in partnership with Nesta (the UK’s innovation Foundation) will deliver the Creative Enterprise Programme in Ethiopia and Kenya with other East African countries welcome to attend. The Creative Enterprise Programme The Creative Enterprise Programme is designed to support entrepreneurs who are already in the process of setting up their own creative enterprise.

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The Standard Chartered Bank Youth to Work Programme 2019

Standard Chartered Bank in partnership with Challenges Uganda launched a 6-month youth employability programme under its Futuremakers initiative dubbed Youth to Work Programme. At Standard Chartered, they believe everyone deserves the opportunity to learn, earn and grow. Globally, more than 200 million young people often disproportionately impacted by the challenges of inequality are out of

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