The African Union Digital and Innovation Fellowship 2021

The African Union is looking to identify and deploy highly competent tech innovators within the African continent to organs within the African Union Headquarters and organs as ‘resident fellows’ to understand the system within those organs; identify challenges within the system and propose solutions to these challenges. The African Union Digital and Innovation Fellowship The

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#AfricaEducatesHer Campaign 2020 (Call for Submissions)

AU/CIEFFA invites African girls and women: students, human rights’ activists and teachers/educators to submit creative content showcasing their experiences learning/teaching girls during the COVID-19 related school closures and initiatives being taken by individuals, organisations and nations to ensure girls return back to school once schools start reopening.  The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted education across the

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The AU Youth Silencing the Guns Awards

As part of Youth Silencing the Guns Campaign “ Advancing Youth Roles and Capacities to Silence the Guns” launched by the African Union (AU) on 24th July 2020, the Office of the Youth Envoy (OYE) in collaboration with partners will provide grants to youth projects through Youth STG Awards to celebrate, elevate and recognise youth impact in

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The African Youth Charter Hustlers 2020

The African Youth Charter Hustlers is the African Union’s new initiative to empower a movement of Pan-African youth advocates. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, African Union remains committed to advocating for the contribution and central role of young people to reform our institutions and transform our systems to work for our generation. Article 17 of the African

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Call for Applications: The Pan African Virtual and E-University (PAVEU)

The Pan African Virtual and E-University (PAVEU) is one of African Union’s flagship projects which has been proposed for addressing the Agenda 2063 need for accelerating the development of human capital, science and technology and innovation through increasing access to tertiary and continuing education in Africa by capitalizing on the digital revolution and global knowledge.

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The African Union Humanitarian Innovation Challenge 2019

The African Union, Humanitarian Affairs, Refugees and Displaced Persons Division of the Department of Political Affairs, is organizing a Humanitarian Innovation Challenge to identify five promising digital technology-based ideas which tackle forced displacement or other humanitarian challenges in Africa. The African Union is a continental union consisting of 55 member states located on the continent

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