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European Commission: Seeking Applications for Lorenzo Natali Media Prize 2018

Applications for 2018 Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for outstanding journalism in development are now open. Through this prize the European Commission recognises the dedication of journalists whose work helps to create a better world.

The Natali prize will acknowledge outstanding reporting on development issues which will reward outstanding reporting on issues such as poverty eradication, and the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development.



World Bank Call for Proposals: 2018 Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building (TFSCB)

The World Bank is seeking applications for its 2018 Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building (TFSCB) with an aim to improve the capacity of developing countries to produce and use statistics with an overall objective of supporting effective decision-making for development.


Varkey Foundation’s Challenge Fund Grants 2018: Investing in the Future of Education!

Challenge Fund Grants 2018

Investing in the future of education.

Here at The Varkey Foundation we believe in the power of new ideas to shape the future of education. But we know that taking a great idea off the drawing board and into the real world doesn’t just take hard work – it takes support. That’s why we created our Challenge Fund.


Apply for Under 30 Impact Challenge: A Chance to win up to $500,000!

Applications are open for the Under 30 Impact Challenge, a $500,000 competition for entrepreneurs who are building successful for-profit enterprises that drive positive social and environmental impact.

The Rise Fund is partnering with Forbes and Echoing Green to host the first-ever Under 30 Impact Challenge.

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