ngopulse.org, Monday 13 May, 2019 – 11:38
Working alongside South African partners to build a more secure, democratic, and prosperous South Africa
Opportunity closing date: Friday, 31 May, 2019
Opportunity type: Call for proposals
The Public Affairs Section of the Embassy announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out or support our programs, which include, but are not limited to educational, vocational and cultural exchanges.We also invite proposals for small grants for programs that will provide South African audiences with current, accurate information and opportunities for increased understanding of U.S. policies, government, society, history, and culture.Open for ApplicationHackathons for SA: Digital Solutions for Real-World Challenges: (Closing May 31)Go green on campuses and in surrounding communities: An exchange for South African and American undergraduate students (Closing May 31)Promoting Volunteerism and Community Engagement: Program to..
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Deadline: 28 May 2019The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the United States Consulate General in Monterrey, in cooperation with U.S. Consulates General Matamoros and Nuevo Laredo, has announced an open competition for civil society organizations to submit applications to carry out public diplomacy [JB emphasis] projects in the states of Coahuila, Durango, NuevoLeon, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas, and Zacatecas.This NOFO seeks to promote opportunities for civil society organizations to develop activities, campaigns, or projects to advance shared priorities of the United States and Mexico through cultural and educational programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. Program Theme/GoalThe goal of this NOFO is to strengthen community-based organizations in support of activities to promote STEAM education (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics), particularly for Mexican..
Deadline: 1 June 2019The U.S. Consulate General Ho Chi Minh City Public Affairs Section (PAS) is pleased to announce funding is available through the Public Diplomacy [JB emphasis] Federal Assistance Awards.This Annual Program Statement solicits proposals for projects that further the U.S. Mission’s public diplomacy goals of expanding media engagement, strengthening people-to-people ties between Vietnam and the United States, and building and strengthening local partners through the specific objectives listed below.ObjectivesProposals must explicitly address one or more of the Public Affairs Section priority objectives listed below and create or extend the communities engaged in those areas:Economic Prosperity: improved opportunities for U.S. businesses, labor standards, developing soft skills to work with U.S. businesses, reducing the bilateral trade deficit, intellectual property rights, promotion of U.S. products, or U.S. business va..READ MORE
Singapur je usvojio kontroverzni zakon protiv lažnih vesti, koji vlastima omogućava da nalože onlajn platformama, pa čak i privatnim grupama za ćaskanje, da izbrišu ono što se proceni kao neistinita izjava “protiv javnog interesa”, kao i da moraju da objave ispravku.READ MORE
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Deadline: 9 June 2019The Information Office (IO) in the Public Affairs Section of the Embassy of the United States of America in Islamabad, Pakistan has announced
‘Press Engagement Program’ to strengthen Pakistan’s free press.The program aims to strengthen the capacity of journalists and the accuracy of reporting in Pakistan. It seeks to address the gaps in their professional knowledge by providing training to journalists in new or traditional forms of media that also support professional standards in journalism, increasing participants’ knowledge and skills in producing and reporting quality news stories, and exposing them to high professional standards.The program will consist of several workshops, for reporters who cover violent extremism. The purpose is to teach reporters how to ethically cover acts of violence in order to protect victims and their families. Workshops should encourage reporters to responsibly repor..
WEBWIRE – Friday, May 10, 2019
What:The Hudson Valley Food & Beverage Innovation Summit brings food producers, purveyors, and distributors from the region together for one day to share ideas and to learn what’s trending in the food and beverage industry. Media attendees will gain a sense of what’s driving the current future dining and beverage trends in the Hudson Valley, and how local businesses can leverage these areas for growth:Vegan FoodsKosher FoodsSakeCraft BeerArtisanal Food and Beverage InnovationThis educational business-to-business event features influential speakers, panel discussions, vendor booths, tasting and networking opportunities. The full program is at: www.hvfbs.org.When:Tuesday, May 14, Noon–5:45 p.m.Where:Marriott Pavilion
The Culinary Institute of America
1946 Campus Drive
Hyde Park, NY 12538Who:Guest speakers:Dutchess County Executive Marcus MolinaroCIA President Tim RyanGalit Peleg, Consul for Public Diplomacy [JB underlining], Consulate General of IsraelKevin..