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Now open: calling champions of girls’ and women’s education for the 2019 UNESCO #GWEPrize

Source: UNESCO On International Women’s Day, UNESCO has launched the call for nominations for the 2019 UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education. The Prize annually awards US$ 50,000 to two outstanding laureates. Who? Governments of UNESCO Member States and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in official partnership with UNESCO are now …

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UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development

UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development The 2019 call for nominations is now open. The UNESCO-Japan Prize on ESD, which is funded by the Government of Japan, consists of three annual awards of USD 50,000 for each recipient. It was awarded for the first time by the DIrector-General of UNESCO in …

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ISESCO PRIZES IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

ICPSR Centre encourages innovative talent and reward distinctive works for the solution of scientific and technological problems of socio-economic importance. The next launch of these prizes will be early 2019 and they will be awarded every three years thereafter. ICPSR will award prizes to scientists and technologists from ISESCO Member …

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UNESCO ICT in Education Prize call for nominations opens

Source: UNESCO The 2018 edition of the UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in Education will recognize projects and programmes that leverage innovative technologies to ensure education for excluded vulnerable groups. Benefits Two recipients will receive a monetary award of US$ …

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UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture 2018 ($60,000)

UNESCO calls for candidatures for the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture. Awarded since 2001, the Prize was established in 1998 in collaboration with the Government of Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) and is now at its 16th edition. UNESCO and the government of Sharjah encourage you to propose qualified candidates who …

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UNESCO/Emir Jaber Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah Prize is now open

Source: UNESCO UNESCO awards the UNESCO/Emir Jaber Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah Prize for Digital Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities every two years. All individuals, institutions, other entities or non-governmental organizations active in the field of inclusion of persons with disabilities in society can present themselves as eligible candidates. …

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L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science

Source: https://www.forwomeninscience.com/en/awards L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in ScienceInternational Awards 2019 editionPhysical Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science Created in 1998, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Awards program identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world. Each year, five Awards Laureates are recognized for their contributions to the advancement …

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ISESCO research grants for young scientists

Source: ISESCO Grants The ICPSR grant program is designed to give researchers an opportunity to gain experience in their academic field by working as a Research Assistant on a faculty member’s research project or on their own project under the close guidance of academic institution or scientific research center. These grants …

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ISESCO prize of literacy and non-formal education

  I. Background: Ongoing policy discussions concerning post-2015 future of literacy reveal that despite explicit target for adult literacy in the Education for All goals in Dakar framework of Action 2000, efforts made by countries and development partners are not keeping pace with ongoing challenges. As a matter of fact, …

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The deadline for submitting nominations for the 2017-2018 Prize has been extended from 31 October 2017 to 24 November 2017.

Source: UNESCO The UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers was created in 2008 to support the improvement of teaching and learning quality in achieving the Education for All goals, which is one of UNESCO’s priorities. Awarded every two years, the …

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Call for nomination of artists with disabilities to perform at the ” Asia-Pacific Festival of Artistes with Disabilities”

Asia Pacific Festival of Artistes with Disabilities 22–25 March 2018 Singapore Indoor Stadium and OCBC Square .   A first-ever performing arts festival celebrating the talent of the Asia Pacific’s most exceptional artistes with disabilities. Deadline 31 July 2017   For information contact with Afghanistan National commission for UNESCO or …

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Call for nominations – UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in Education 2017

Source: UNESCO UNESCO’S Executive Board agreement for the establishment of the prize At the 172nd session of the Executive Board in 2005, after being informed that the proposed prize complied with UNESCO’s strategy and standards (documents 171 EX/19 and 171 EX/ 24), members agreed upon the establishment of the prize and its …

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