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Posted On: May 3, 2017
Application Deadline: April 28th 2017 Makerere University partnered with The MasterCard Foundation, to support 1000 academically bright but economically disadvantaged youth, from Africa to access quality university education from 2014 to 2024. The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program provides comprehensive financial, academic as well... Read More...
Posted On: May 3, 2017
Application Deadline: 14th May, 2017. The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), in collaboration with Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) announces scholarships for Bachelor and Masters degree programmes in four disciplines, namely: (1) Local Governance and Human Rights (Bachelor and Masters Degree), (2) Democracy and Development Studies (Bachelor... Read More...
Posted On: May 3, 2017
Application Deadline: 18 June 2017 midnight GMT : (US$15,000 in seed funding & Funded to UN Assembly in Nairobi & New York) Each year, six young people – one from each global region – will be named Young Champions of the Earth. These winners receive seed funding, intensive training, and tailored mentorship to help them bring... Read More...
Posted On: April 17, 2017
Recently Amelia Kyambadde, Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives, ranted on Twitter about youth. In her own words she referred to them as selfish, inefficient  and unreliable, having had the worst experience employing them. Young people were up in arms about Tweet. I found her views as a leader, rather disappointing and self-... Read More...
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Posted On: April 11, 2017
Why are girls this way? Why are they hesitant, indecisive and frustrating to employers? You see a very intelligent girl with prospects in science, give her an opportunity and she suddenly puts her brakes. Are girls less smart than boys when it comes to spotting and running with opportunities? Our  Environment Monitoring trainings admit... Read More...