USA – 2017 Young Professionals Mentoring Program (YMP)

The 2017 Young Professionals Mentoring Program (YMP) is open. The YMP is an annual career and leadership development program, designed to empower young professionals with the skills they need to actualize their personal and professional goals.

The applications for the 2017 cohort are being accepted through February 11, 2017.

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UNICEF Innovation Fund is looking to invest in more start-ups

UNICEF Innovation Fund 2nd call for submissions

UNICEF Innovation Fund 2nd call for submissions

The UNICEF Innovation Fund is announcing its first investments in five start-ups – with an eye to investing in 20-40 more in 2017.  We are looking for technology startups creating open-source solutions for children, and registered in one of our programme countries.

Check out the current investments and how to apply at:  or follow us on @unicefinnovate to find out more.

All submissions must be received by 1 January 2017

Maroc & Tunisie – 2017 Professional Fellows Program (PFP)

Legacy is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our 2017  Professional Fellows Program (PFP). This two-way citizen exchange program is a  professional development initiative that serves individuals working in civil society in Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco.

This program is designed for  early- to mid-career professionals (ages 25-40), with strong leadership skills, who are committed to making a lasting positive impact  in their communities through civil society (NGO/CSO/Associations). More

Entrepreneurs africains – Comment obtenir une subvention de la Fondation des Etats-Unis pour le Développement en Afrique (USADF)?

The U.S. African Development Foundation (USADF) is a small but effective tool in the U.S. Government’s Foreign Assistance toolkit.

USADF is on the frontier of development, working directly with Africans on the ground to combat some of Africa’s most difficult development and foreign policy challenges with programs to increase the U.S. diplomatic and development presence in the hardest to reach areas of extreme poverty. Continue reading