Young Innovators Fellowship Programme – Technical Positions Arab States


 Level: Internships / fellowships
Contract Type: Fellowship
Closing date: 22 February 2016 – 5:00pm (New York time)
Duty station: Cairo, Egypt
Job ID: 5311

Hiring today’s innovators, developing tomorrow’s leaders!

Do you have a passion to make a difference in your community?
Do you want to advocate for the rights of young people in your country?
Do you feel like you have […]

22 February 2016|Opportunities for Youth|

1st Social Innovation Hub in Egypt focused on women entrepreneurs opens its doors

Social Innovation Hub launch in presence of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and UNDP Country Director

From left to right: Mr. Satya Nadella; Microsoft CEO and Ignacio Artaza; UNDP Country Director at the launch of the first Social Innovation Hub located at the National Council for Women. UNDP/Fatma Elzahraa Yassin

Aiming to empower young talented women to achieve […]

11 January 2016|News for Youth, News Stories|

Through film and life, rural women address poverty and early marriage in Egypt

“Suffering from poverty is much better than early marriage, says Karima, a bold young Egyptian woman who was forced into an early marriage with a cousin at the age of 15.

She was born and married in Al Tod, a small village in the Luxor governorate (municipality), some 300 kms from the capital city of Cairo […]

2 September 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

Regional Focus: Partnering with Youth to Build Democratic Societies in the Arab Region

Egypt: Assessing Governance from a Youth Perspective

In Egypt, young men and women drove the 25 January revolution because they have been economically, socially and politically excluded. As the country now moves forward with a new government and Constitution, a DGTTF-backed project will work through an experienced national partner, the Social Contract Center, on youth-focused governance assessments focused […]

1 September 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

Egypt commits to implementing regional project to strengthen youth volunteerism

1 September 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

University of Senghor Master’s Degree Programme in International Health Includes Module on HIV for Second Year Running

More than 35 students from 22 countries across sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East and North Africa, Haiti and France have completed a course on HIV as part of their Master’s Degree in International Health at the Senghor University based in Alexandria.

This is the second year that students have participated in the programme. The module was […]

31 August 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|