The British film and television producer Duncan Kenworthy, whose successes include the cult film Love Actually, is coming to the International Film Festival Febiofest in Prague. Among the other 30-plus international guests will be the leading Danish actor Ulrich Thomsen and the Serbian actor Lazar Ristovski, known for roles including the lead in Kusturica’s Underground.
The British Council invites youth activists from Egypt, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Mexico, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Tunisia, and the UK to apply to participate in the Future Leaders Connect program. In order to participate, candidates should complete an online application by 14 May, for Morocco and Tunisia the deadline for applications is April 30.
Young people from all over the world are welcome to apply for the fourth Everest International Model United Nations. The event will be held on July 10-14 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The deadline for the application is April 30 while the deadline for scholarships is April 15.
This spring the first conference on the Fourth Industrial Revolution will take place on 11-12 April in Moscow, Russia. Young people from all over the world are welcome to apply. Deadline to submit your applications is April 4th.
Young researchers, professionals and scholars are invited to apply for the UN Youth Academic Conference 2017. This year the event will take place from 21st to 23rd of April in Romanian town of Iasi and will involve discussions focusing in the theme of “UN’s role in maintaining international peace and security”. Deadline to apply is April 9th.
First-graders sit at desks in a small school and stare blankly at their teacher. They are not stupid; they simply do not understand her. Steward, Elizabeth and M’barak are three first time school pupils in rural Zambia who struggle to make sense of an educational system where the language they speak at home is different from the language used in the classroom.
UNESCO is offering fellowship in Poland for young researchers. The forty recipients will receive grants for research in the fields of Science, Technology, and Engineering with all required material and financial support. Deadline to apply is April 14th.
The International Student Conference (ISC) is inviting young people to apply for its annual program. The theme of this year’s conference is “Endeavors in Diversity” with six theme topics including issues on climate change, gender inequality, peace, capitalism, the Fourth Industrial Revolution, and International Relations. The application process consists of two rounds and includes submitting candidates’ applications by April 25 with interviews to be held in the period between April 24 and May 15.
The World Tourism Forum Lucerne is seeking the most innovative business models from around the world. The participants will have an opportunity to win the Start-Up Innovation Award and a prize worth $20,000. The event will take place in Switzerland on May 3-5, 2017. Deadline to apply is 15th of March.
If the announcements so far are any indicators, the year 2017 will be full of extraordinary music events all around Europe. As spring is approaching and cold weather is behind us, we cannot wait for some great live music of different genres in open air concerts all across the continent. Hoping that you are as excited as we are about the live music of 2017, we have drawn up a top 4 list of this year’s ultimate European music events, which have already released preliminary information about their programs.