UNESCO

€ 10,000 for the winner of the Alfred Fried Photography Award!

What does Peace look like for you?

Submit your image and be awarded by the Photographische Gesellschaft (PHG) and Edition Lammerhuber in partnership with UNESCO, the Austrian Parliament, the Austrian Parliamentary Reporting Association and the International Press Institute (IPI) for the world’s best picture on the theme of Peace.

The winner of the Alfred Fried Photography Award will receive […]

13 May 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Global Chat: Quality Education for all Youth

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8 May 2015|Envoy’s news|

Sexuality education programming set to reach millions of young people across eastern and southern Africa

Young people in eastern and southern Africa, like many of their peers around the world, often receive conflicting and inaccurate information about sex. This can lead to badly informed decisions about how, when or with whom to have sex and how to protect themselves against HIV. 

With support from UNAIDS, UNESCO and SAfAIDS a major regional […]

28 April 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|

How would you feel if your gaming model became a teaching tool in classrooms across the world?

Are you a simulation game developer? How would you feel if your gaming model became a teaching tool in classrooms across the world? This could be your chance!

United Nations Educational, Scientific and  Cultural Organization Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace & Sustainable Development  (UNESCO MGIEP) is calling for proposals to design a digital simulation game […]

27 April 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Work on promotion of culture & artistic creation? Apply for the International Fund for the Promotion of Culture grant

Are you a young artist or creator? An NGO or a non-profit private or public body, whose activities contribute to the promotion of culture and artistic creation?

If your project is compliant with the criteria indicated in the Operational Guidelines of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) International Fund for the Promotion of […]

14 April 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Register Now! UNESCO’s Online Media and Information Literacy Course for Youth

Are you between 15 and 25? Are you interested in media and information literacy (MIL)? Do you wish to become a critical citizen and agent of change? 

Register now for United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) free online course on media and information literacy (MIL), in partnership with Athabasca University and in cooperation with the UNESCO-UNAOC University Network on Media […]

10 April 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Education for All 2000-2015: Only a third of countries reached global education goals

Just one third of countries have achieved all of the measurable Education for All (EFA) goals set in 2000.

Only half of all countries have achieved the most watched goal of universal primary enrolment. An extra $22 billion a year is needed on top of already ambitious government contributions in order to ensure we achieve […]

9 April 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|

How can youth contribute to the implementation of Morocco’s National Youth Strategy?

UNESCO’s workshop in Rabat, Morocco, on 27 and 28 February 2015.
For two days, youth organisations developed methods of analysis and proposals for actions for the next two years. “We tackled the Strategy from three angles: financing and accountability governance and coordination, as well as territorialization”, explains Madiha Taouss from the association Jeunes pour Jeunes (Youth […]

30 March 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|

Online consultations for the UNESCO Youth Forum have begun!

The preparations of the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum have begun!

Building on the calls from youth and the experience of the 8th Forum, through the following questionnaire, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization wants to shape the specific thematic agenda of this Forum together with youth across the world.

Under the general theme “Young Global Citizens for […]

26 March 2015|Opportunities for Youth|

Do you want to contribute innovative solutions that promote the social wellbeing of youth and women? Join the challenge

Join the challenge and create an app with Scratch, Qualcomm® Vuforia ™ platform, a product of Qualcomm connected experiences Inc or AllJoyn ™ technology.

If developing apps is your passion, here is your opportunity.

This contest, with the patronage of UNESCO and the YouthMobile Initiative, has two special categories, one dedicated to apps intended for the […]

17 March 2015|Opportunities for Youth|