Call for Concept Notes, Boosting decent employment for Africa's youth

This call for concept notes is part of a multi-funder research initiative on Boosting Decent Employment for Africa’s Youth, aimed at providing key insights, practical guidance, and tools to policy makers and practitioners to help realize aspirations for large-scale positive change. With a focus on sub-Saharan Africa, this initiative will support cutting edge research projects that address either one of the two priority research themes.

  • Theme 1: Soft skills and digital jobs for youth   
  • Theme 2: Effective approaches to foster work-based learning programs and mentorship.

Eligibility:  The call is open to applicants from research-focused organizations, academia, research institutions, think tanks, and non-governmental organizations around the world. However, the applicant must have a strong presence in sub-Saharan Africa or a partnership with a sub-Saharan-based institution.

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*No SFU signature sheet is required at the concept note stage. 


 

Upcoming Deadlines

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October 08, 2019October 08, 2019 *
October 03, 2019 Oct. 03, 2019 October 03, 2019 16:00:00 October 03, 2019 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Call for Concept Notes, Boosting decent employment for Africa's youth This call for concept notes is part of a multi-funder research initiative on Boosting Decent Employment for Africa’s Youth, aimed at providing key insights, practical guidance, and tools to policy makers and practitioners to help realize aspirations for large-scale positive change. .
* NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
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