2018 Young Leaders Forum by Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Uganda office, invites politically interested and active young people to apply for the 2018 intake of the Young Leaders Forum (YLF). The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is a German political foundation with more than 100 offices worldwide. It is dedicated to the promotion of international dialogue and social justice. In Uganda, FES supports the transition to

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UIA’s Youth Apprenticeship Program Skilling Unemployed Youth

Having reviewed the shortfalls of ongoing approaches to help young people who are looking for a place in life, Uganda Investment Authority and Vantage Communications Ltd developed the Youth Apprenticeship Program. An innovative program for graduates and students volunteers to obtain the much-needed job experience by offering services to help micro, small and medium businesses on a

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Research Methods Workshop for Internet Policy & Advocacy

The Annenberg School for Communication’s Internet Policy Observatory has teamed up with the Collaboration on International ICT Policy in East and Southern Africa (CIPESA), Research ICT Africa, Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANet), Unwanted Witness, Paradigm Initiative, and YoungICTAdvocates to organize the fourth regional Research Methods Workshop for Internet Policy and Advocacy in Africa. The workshop,

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Hult Prize Challenge for Startup Impact Entrepreneurs 2018 (Win $1M)

The Hult Prize is a startup accelerator for impact entrepreneurship which brings together the brightest college and university students from around the globe to solve the world’s most pressing issues through pitching ideas and launching companies. It’s the biggest and most prestigious start-up event in the world, and awards millions of dollars in investment capital to

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2018 Ashinaga Africa Initiative Leadership Program for Young Orphans

The Ashinaga Africa Initiative began in 2014. Its mission is to contribute to Sub-Saharan Africa’s expanding role in global development through increased access to higher education abroad. All of their students have one shared, distinguishing feature: they have all experienced the psychological pain and economic hardship of being orphaned. Ashinaga Africa Initiative believes that this

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2018 Google AI Residency Program for Young Graduates

The Google AI Residency Program (formerly known as the Google Brain Residency Program) is a 12-month role designed to advance your career in machine learning research. Residents will work alongside distinguished scientists from various Research teams. The goal of the residency is to help residents become productive and successful AI researchers. Google Brain Residency Program was created in 2015,

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Echoing Green Social Entrepreneurship Fellowship & Leadership Programs

Echoing Green identifies tomorrow’s transformational leaders today. Through its Fellowships and other innovative leadership initiatives, Echoing Green spots emerging leaders and invests deeply in their success to accelerate their impact. Echoing Green will provide more than $4.6 million in unrestricted seed-stage funding and strategic foundational support this year to emerging leaders working to bring about

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The 2nd Zimba Women Technology in Business Summit

Zimba Women, a flagship project of the Zimba Group, a leading information technology (IT) solutions provider specializing in the provision of technical and software solutions for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Through the capacity building of female entrepreneurs as well as using the organization’s custom E-commerce solutions, Zimba Women operates with the goal that these entrepreneurs

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