Join the next generation of women leaders in Nepal

Join the next generation of women leaders in Nepal

Opportunities
Women LEAD Nepal's year-long, after-school LEAD Course provides an intensive experience based on practical, hands-on learning and personal growth. In the LEAD Course, young women explore their own identities as leaders and changemakers. The course starts with a two-week Leadership Institute (August 19 - September 1) focused on developing professional skills like public speaking and learning about Nepal’s most pressing issues. After the Institute, each participant invests 200+ hours creating change as she co-leads a four-month School Leadership Program while receiving one-on-one mentoring, career guidance and professional opportunities. For more information, check out women-lead.org/programs. The total cost of the year-long LEAD Course is Nrs. 9,000, which can be paid in lump sum after being selected for the course or in quarterly installments. The fee covers all course materials, unlimited access…
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WOMEN ON BOARDS ANNUAL AWARDS OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

WOMEN ON BOARDS ANNUAL AWARDS OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

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WOB are pleased to invite applications from National and international applicants. AWARD CATEGORIES WOB Distinction & Award for Best Corporate for Gender Diversity in Board This award honours the Corporate Board that is the epitome of gender diversity in a corporate setting. Business operations recognized in this award inspire and motivate others to understand the importance of gender diversity in the work environment. (Open to Public Sector Companies, Private Sector Companies) WOB Distinction & Award for Best Woman Company Secretary Company Secretaries have exceptional organizational skills. They are truly honest in their work. They must possess the legal know-how, be a critical thinker and a problem solver, in addition to being highly confident. This award recognizes the most outstanding female Company Secretary. (Open to Public Sector Companies & Private Sector…
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WomEng Fellowship 2017 in Cape Town, South Africa

WomEng Fellowship 2017 in Cape Town, South Africa

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Fellowship is our flagship annual entrepreneur, technical innovation challenge and employability program for the best and brightest female engineering, technology and built environment students to find solutions to global challenges and develop and prepare for industry. Fellowship ties in with several other WomEng programmes, the most important being the WomEng Enterprise Development (WED) programme. The WED is the newest of the WomEng programmes and was created to develop sustainable female owned businesses. Through the programme, WomEng develops, incubates and nurtures women owned businesses in the engineering sector. The WED incubates the winning business plan presented through the Technovation Challenge each year. Through Fellowship, WomEng is raising the profile of the engineering sector. WomEng Fellows are not only equipped with highly desirable scarce employability skills, but the knowledge and skills to…
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Application for Her Story: A Movie-making Workshop for Young Women

Application for Her Story: A Movie-making Workshop for Young Women

Opportunities
Her Story: A Movie-making Workshop for Young Women is a week-long residential movie-making workshop that is going to be held from 18 to 24 May 2017 in Dhulikhel,Nepal. A maximum of 20 participants will be selected for the workshop. Selected participants will have to pay a participation fee of Rs. 3,500 which will be returned to them after the workshop in the form of movie-making grants. Travel, food and accommodation of the selected participants will be borne by the organizer. Young women aged between 16 to 30 years are eligible for the workshop. Important Dates: Application Deadline: 30th April 2017 Interviews and Final Selection: 1st May to 7th May 2017 Workshop : 18th May to 24th May 2017 Final assignment (Short movie/documentary making): May 24th to June 10th 2017 Registration…
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WLiT offers a year long fellowship for passionate female tech students in university

WLiT offers a year long fellowship for passionate female tech students in university

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WLiT offers a year-long fellowship for passionate female tech students in the university. It is designed to assemble a unique cohort of high-potential and skilled leaders. The fellowship starts with a two-week boot camp and follows a year-long fellowship program. Find details about the bootcamp at http://wlit.org.np/fellowship-2017/. The main objective of the fellowship is to select few girls to perform at the peak of their ability and let them be the role models for other hundreds to follow. The two-week boot camp (June 4th to June 17th) is a rigorous course designed with a combination of both technical and leadership training aimed to provide young passionate women with better skills and network. During the year of Fellowship (June 2017 to March 2018), all fellows attend monthly meetups for additional workshops,…
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Calling all fabulous Women Entrepreneurs Get an AXA Mentor

Calling all fabulous Women Entrepreneurs Get an AXA Mentor

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Calling all fabulous Women Entrepreneurs in #FINTECH, #MEDTECH, #IOT, #FEMTECH, #HEALTHTECH, #INSURTECH Looking for funding and want to speed up your funding journey with help from a senior leader #AXA Mentor? Want help to scale your company faster? Apply here >>> http://bit.ly/AXAMentoring-Application <<< Closing date for applications: April 19th! Hurry - only 5 places so get applying now! Every applicant gets the chance to be part of the AXA and Global Invest Her communities. Finalists and Winners get great prizes. Learn more about the competition >>> http://bit.ly/AXAMentoringCompetition-LinkedIn Official Web Site
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Apply to the Young Women’s Political Leadership Institute

Apply to the Young Women’s Political Leadership Institute

Opportunities
Applications for Women LEAD Nepal's Young Women's Political Leadership Institute are due April 14th (Baisakh 1) at 11:59pm. Women LEAD Nepal Women LEAD Nepal is a leadership and professional development organization that equips young women and girls with the tools and knowledge they need to create change in their communities. Our vision is of a better world where women leaders co-create the future. Since 2011, we have empowered more than 2,000 female high school students with the skills, support and opportunities needed to become leaders in their schools, communities, and nation. To learn more about our programs, visit women-lead.org. Young Women’s Political Leadership Institute (April 22 - May 20) Women LEAD believes that Nepal’s future will only improve if and when women and girls have a seat at the table.…
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3rd International Youth to Youth Summit, Dubai (23rd-27th April,2017)

3rd International Youth to Youth Summit, Dubai (23rd-27th April,2017)

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Youth Creating Social Innovations and Building Sustainable Future by Means of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) have a profound effect on society and the world. They fuel the knowledge economy and create possibilities, innovation and sustainable economic empowerment. We only advance as a society, as a planet, as businesses and as governments when all people can reap the full benefits of technologies as an enabling tool for development. Over the last few decades, there has been massive growth in technological development and opportunities that have continued to transform people’s lives. The benefits of access to ICTs  can be found across all major sectors. For young people, access to information means better access to education, capital, markets and training needed to pursue a career; increased participation…
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Global Call for Nominations: Generic Pool of SRSG and DSRSG Candidates

Global Call for Nominations: Generic Pool of SRSG and DSRSG Candidates

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The Secretariat of the United Nations is requesting nominations for the generic position of Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) and Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General (DSRSG) Political and/or for the Rule of Law in United Nations field missions/peace operations. For more information about the Global Call for Nominations, please click here. For more information on the role, the minimum requirements and the vision statement, please click here. As the objective of this call is to enlarge the pool of potential candidates, nominating entities are reminded that there is no guarantee nominees for the generic D/SRSG pool will be appointed to a specific post. The shortlisting process for specific positions - as and when vacancies arise - will draw from the generic pool which supplements the Secretariat’s own search and consultations.…
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Call for Applications – WIIS Next Generation Symposium!

Call for Applications – WIIS Next Generation Symposium!

Opportunities
WIIS invites innovative, energetic young leaders to apply for the Next Generation Symposium. Selection for the symposium is based on a competitive application process. WIIS will invite 24 applicants to participate in the program. Candidates must be: Currently enrolled in or a recent graduate of a Masters or PhD program in international affairs, political science, international development, security studies, gender studies, anthropology, or a related discipline. Students who will be enrolled within the next academic year will also be considered; Between the ages of 25 and 40; Fluent in both spoken and written English; All genders are encouraged to apply. Application Materials Prospective participants must provide the following application materials: Application form that can be found HERE; Resume; Letter of interest which should address the following: Why the applicant is interested;…
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