The Uganda Press Photo Award Competitions 2020 (Win Camera Kits)

The Uganda Press Photo Award (UPPA) invites all photojournalists and photographers to participate in the 9th annual photography competitions. Over the past eight years, the UPPA has endeavoured to not only celebrate Ugandan photojournalism but also create a platform where Ugandan photographers can not only connect with other professionals, locally and internationally but also exchange

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Call for Proposals: AWDF’s 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence

Call for proposals are open for the African Women’s Development Fund 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence. AWDF will focus on ‘women’s mental health and wellness’ during the 2020 Sixteen Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence. Women groups and organisations will be supported during the activism period to intensify education and awareness on preventing

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HiiL’s Innovating Justice Challenge 2020

Is your organization developing sustainable, scalable solutions to pressing justice needs? Are you creating access to justice, reducing inequality and unfairness? HiiL’s Innovating Justice Challenge is now open to applicants. The Justice Accelerator is HiiL’s flagship innovation programme that funds, trains and scales a global cohort of justice startups each year. Since 2011, they have

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The UNIDO Global Call for Innovative Ideas and Technologies vs. COVID-19 and Beyond

The UNIDO Global call has the objective to identify and promote the best innovative ideas and technologies to respond to the COVID-19 emergency and its aftermath that could be successfully applied in Developing Countries (DCs). The COVID-19 pandemic will have far-reaching and long-term effects on populations and economies worldwide. Besides its immediate impact on health, the socioeconomic

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The Muwado #Stories4Health Writing Competition 2020

Through the Muwado #Stories4Health Writing Competition, Muwado and Amari want to help you channel your creativity to help spread creatively packaged stories about the pandemic and the health sector in general. Muwado is an acronym for Mutabani wa Doctor, a childhood nickname for Nuwagaba Roland Byagaba, a developer/writer/entrepreneur of some repute. Mutabani wa Doctor basically means Doctor’s

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The British Institute East Africa Graduate Attachment Scheme 2020/2021 (Win Upto $1,000 GBP)

The British Institute East Africa Graduate Attachment Scheme offers recent graduates, with an interest in further studies in Africa, the opportunity to gain research experience and develop their networks. The British Institute in Eastern Africa has been active since 1960 and has its headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya. The Institute exists to promote research in all

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The UONGOZI Leadership Essay Competition 2020

African citizens between the age of 18-25 are invited to submit an essay for this year’s leadership essay competition organized by UONGOZI Institute. The UONGOZI leadership essay competition aims to provide a space for the youth of Africa and the next generation of leaders in the region to contribute to important discussions on leadership. Guidelines

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The Sustainable Food Media Fellowship 2020 (For Investigative Journalists)

Together with Hivos and IIED, Climate Tracker is happy to launch the Sustainable Food Media Fellowship to fund journalists from Kenya, Uganda, and Zambia to work on investigative reports! Climate Tracker specialises in connecting with great young journalists all over the world. In 2017, we ran 18 different media campaigns, that varied from global to national level topics.

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The COVID-19 Detect & Protect Challenge

As COVID-19 has shown, challenge and crisis cross borders – impacting everywhere on Earth. However, innovation and ingenuity are not constrained by geography. The COVID-19 Detect and Protect Challenge is an opportunity to find and apply the best and brightest of humanity, wherever it may be found. The COVID-19 Detect & Protect Challenge A panel

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