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The Kenya event that was held at Elks Lodge in Delaware on May 28th. 2016,  was colorful, wonderful and cheerful. I do not have the right words to describe that event. The Hall was so full, such that very many people had to remain standing inside and outside the Hall, just because there was no …

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Deadline:  6 June 2016 The MasterCard Foundation is currently inviting applicants for its 2016 Clients at the Centre Prize, with an aim to provide a platform where they can demonstrate their client-centric practices and share their successes and experiences through practical, ‘real world’. The 2016 Prize is looking for the world’s most impactful and sustainable …

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Deadline: 6 June 2016 The Partnership for Economic Policy (PEP) is inviting research teams in developing countries to submit an expression of interest (EOI) for  Experimental Impact Evaluations for development policy analysis. PEP is a project funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID or UK Aid) and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC)  …

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Deadline: 6 June 2016 The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) is currently inviting proposals for its International Climate Initiative (IKI), in support of  climate and biodiversity projects in developing countries, emerging economies and transition states (‘partner countries’). It aims to fund high-quality projects that are sufficiently innovative …

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Deadline: 15 September 2016 & 6 October 2016 The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University is currently inviting applications for its 2017‒2018 Fellowship Program. Fellows are expected to reside in the Boston area during that period and to have their primary office at the Institute so that they can participate fully in the …

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Deadline: 15 August 2016 International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) is offering fellowships through the Freezailah Fellowship Fund to promote human resource development and to strengthen professional expertise in member countries in tropical forestry and related disciplines. The goal is to promote the sustainable management of tropical forests, the efficient use and processing of tropical timber, …

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Deadline: 17 June 2016 The United Nations Peacebuilding Fund (PF)  is accepting  proposals from non-governmental organizations (NGOs) as well as from UN organizations for its first Youth Promotion Initiative 2016 (YPI) with an aim to support interventions of direct and immediate relevance to the peacebuilding process. Aims Strengthen the participation of young women and young …

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Deadline: 29 August 2016 The European Commission is currently accepting proposals from eligible organizations for its Media Professionalism Programme in order to improve conditions for quality journalism including modern/innovative approaches to increase quality and credibility of investigative journalism. Priority Areas Strengthening investigative reporting Strengthening EU affairs reporting Supporting the Code of Ethics Size of Grants …

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The Vision 2020 for Rwanda highlights the crucial role that Science and Technology will play for Rwanda’s development. This Policy document has been written to build on the immense work that has been done since 1994 to develop Rwanda, in order to enhance the Science, Technology and Research capacity, and to reinforce the development pillars …

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Ghana was the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to launch a cellular mobile network in 1992. It was also one of the first countries in Africa to be connected to the internet and to introduce ADSL broadband services. Ghana Telecom (GT) was privatised in 1996. On 3 July 2008, the company was sold to Vodafone for $900 …

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