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The Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) and its Geopolitics and Global Futures Programme are now accepting applications for the 2022 GCSP Prize for Innovation in Global Security.
Applications may come from any country, but the project should go beyond national borders in its reach or thinking and must seek to address global security in innovative ways or through new ideas. A broad range of projects could qualify for consideration, including, but not limited to, technological and conceptual innovations, original research or grassroots initiatives.
The deadline to apply is September 22, 2022. To learn more, please click on the link below.
U.S.-based NGOs that are less than five years old are invited to apply to a free business bootcamp that will be launched this October by the Applied Value Group, a global management consultancy, investment, and social impact group.
The program will deliver comprehensive trainings on five foundational business concepts:
* governance and management principles
* strategic goal setting
* budget development
* branding and social media
* performance tracking
It will run for 10 weeks and require a low commitment, averaging around 1 hour per week.
To learn more and/or apply by the September 1, 2022 deadline, please click on the link below.
The World Intellectual Property Organization Arbitration and Meditation Center (WIPO Center) is a neutral, international nonprofit dispute resolution body that offers time- and cost-efficient alternative dispute resolution (ADR) options, such as mediation and arbitration, to enable organizations, from NGOs to companies of all sizes, and/or private parties to settle their domestic or cross-border intellectual property (IP), information technology (IT), and commercial disputes. The mediation procedures the Center provides has been particularly beneficial to NGOs involved in such disputes.
The Center also offers a variety of resources, including trainings and workshops as well as free webinars. To help parties who are contemplating submitting existing or future disputes to mediation, it provides model contract clauses and submission agreements, available in multiple languages, and an interactive clause generator.
To learn more about the Center and the resources it provides, please click on the link below.
To view a list of upcoming trainings, workshops, and webinars, visit: www.wipo.int/amc/en/events.
To access recordings and materials of past webinars, visit: www.wipo.int/amc/en/events/webinar.html.
The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation invites university graduates from Brazil, China, India, South Africa, and the USA with initial leadership experience to apply for the German Chancellor Fellowship. Fellows are sponsored to come to Germany for one year to implement a project idea that supports their career development, is societally relevant, and has a positive long-term impact.
Participants must have received a Bachelor’s degree within twelve years of the program start date (October 1 of the following year) and have good knowledge of English and/or German.
The program, which is under the patronage of the Federal Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, is offering up to 50 fellowships this year.
Deadline to apply: October 15, 2022
For more information, a list of all application requirements, and a link to the online application form, please click on the link below.