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Digital Empowerment Toolkit Now Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits aim to provide the resources you need to advance your social change work.

We are excited to introduce our Digital Empowerment Trainers’ Toolkit, a dynamic resource to help you bring the benefits of connecting online to women in your community. Check it out today! »

Offer: Alliance of Civilizations International Fellowship Program

Applications are now being accepted for the inaugural Alliance of Civilizations International Fellowship program, to be held in March and April 2010. The objective of the Fellowship Program is to facilitate mutual, substantive, and meaningful exposure for emerging leaders from North America, Europe, Middle Eastern, and North African countries to media, culture, politics, business, governmental institutions, civil society, and religion in one another’s countries.

Nominators and interested candidates are asked to review the guidelines and eligibility criteria, and all applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of one of the countries listed below.

Candidates will be:
• Accomplished and influential young professionals recognized by their community and observers for
their potential to become social leaders in the near future
• Between 25 and 40 years of age
• Active either in politics (local, national, or international), civil society organizations, media, the
business sector, local communities, faith-based movements, and other fields
• Representatives of a wide spectrum of the societies they live in (not just the elites)

List of Eligible Countries

Middle East and North Africa:
Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.

Europe:
Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Latvia, Lichtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Moldova, Monaco, the Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.

North America:
Canada and the United States

American and European candidates:
Kindly send in your application form by Sunday, February 7, 2010

Middle Eastern and North African candidates:
Kindly send in your application form by Sunday, February 14, 2010

Contact: Lamis Khalilova, Lkhalilova@gmfus.org

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