Youth Events, Workshops, Training and Conferences around the world

A list of the latest, upcoming and past opportunities to attend youth events, youth workshops, youth training programs, youth conferences around the world.

Call for Applications: Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program in Lebanon

Deadline: 28 November 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for “The Kennedy‐Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program” to provide scholarships for high school students (14-16 years old) to spend one academic year in the United States. The program is crucial for expanding communication between the peoples of the United States and Lebanon to promote mutual understanding and respect. Students live with host families, attend high school, and engage in activities to learn about American society … [Read more...]

2019 Accountability Incubator Program: Inviting Young Civil Society Leaders

Do you have a great idea for accountability, transparency or civic participation? If yes, then apply for the next cohort of civic innovators! The Accountability Incubator is the Lab’s flagship program for young civil society leaders to build sustainable, effective tools for accountability, participation and social impact in their societies. Selected ‘accountapreneurs’ undergo an accelerated one-year program with hands-on, comprehensive support for their ideas and initiatives. The … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 5th Nigerian Family Planning Youth Pre-Conference!

Deadline: 30 September 2018 At the 5th Nigerian Family Planning Youth Pre Conference on 3rd December, 2018, youth led/focused grass root organizations are being invited by the Nigerian Family Planning Youth Pre-Conference Committee to PITCH an innovative project design with unique value propositions that may have the potential to change the direction of adolescent and youth programming The top 6 innovative ideas will be selected and invited to PITCH their projects at the Youth pre-conference … [Read more...]

Youths are invited to participate in the 67th UN DPI/NGO Conference in New York

Youths are invited to participate in the 67th UN DPI/NGO Conference: We the Peoples...Together Finding Global Solutions for Global Problems' from 22-23 August 2018 at the UN Headquarters, New York. ‘We the Peoples’… with this simple introduction, the United Nations Charter lays out an ambitious and noble mandate. The impetus for creating such an Organization came from an understanding, after two world wars, that a global framework for working together was essential to avoid a repeat of the … [Read more...]

Amnesty International’s ‘Conversations 2018’ Conclave for youths in India

Amnesty International India is organizing the ‘Conversations 2018’: Amnesty International India’s Youth and Media Conclave in New Delhi, India. ‘Conversations 2018’ is a conclave that brings together leaders and change-makers from across the nation to discuss the following human rights issues that are relevant to contemporary India: 1. Confronting the threat posed by online violence against women 2. Gender identity and Bollywood: Stereotyping LGBTI people in film 3. Communal violence … [Read more...]

Opportunity to attend the International Water Week 2018 in Korea

KIWW 2018 is offering an opportunity to attend the International Water Week 2018 in Korea and also win a grant through the World Water Challenge 2018. The Korea International Water Week will be held from September 12(Wed)-15(Sat), 2018 at EXCO, Deagu Metropolitan City. It is organized by the Korea Water Forum and hosted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, Ministry of Environment, Gyeonsangbuk-do, Daegu Metropolitan City and the K-Water. The theme of the program is Water … [Read more...]

A New Opportunity to exchange Views and Experiences at the 2018 Youth Form in Geneva

Here is a new opportunity for youth to exchange views and experiences at the 2018 UNCTAD Youth Forum to be held in Geneva, Switzerland from 22-26 October 2018. Every two years, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) organizes this Youth Forum. This year’s Forum will take place as part of a larger event, the UNCTAD 2018 World Investment Forum. The 2018 theme is Youth Entrepreneurship: A Force Towards Inclusive and Sustainable Growth. The UNCTAD Youth Forum 2018 … [Read more...]

UNESCO’s Youth Eyes on the Silk Roads Photo Contest

UNESCO, through its Headquarters in Paris, France (hereinafter "the Organizer"), is organizing a free-of-charge photography contest called Youth Eyes on the Silk Roads, with the theme "Reveal the Silk Roads" The International Photo Contest ”Youth Eyes on the Silk Roads”, taking place from 11 April to 15 July 2018, is organized within the framework of UNESCO Silk Roads Project, UNESCO Youth Programme and the International Decade for the Rapprochement of Cultures (2013-2022). This … [Read more...]

Duskin Leadership Training in Japan for Young Persons with Disabilities

A call for applications has been issued for the Duskin Leadership Training in Japan for young persons with disabilities living in Asia and the Pacific. This program is designed for young persons with disabilities living in Asia and the Pacific who have the willingness and the potential to become leaders in their communities and to work for persons with disabilities. The program offers such young individuals with disabilities an opportunity to learn about welfare policies and services for … [Read more...]

The Royal Commonwealth Society’s 5-day Training for Youths in Sri Lanka

The Royal Commonwealth Society is seeking applicants from the Commonwealth Asia-Pacific Region to participate in a five-day residential training course in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 16th – 20th July 2018. Applicants must be 18 – 25 years old and able to demonstrate some prior experience of working on gender equality issues, either in youth, community or workplace settings, through social action projects or studies. Applicants must be resident in one of the following Commonwealth countries: … [Read more...]