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Call for projects by United Nations Alliance of Civilizations
an article by United Nations Alliance of Civilizations

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations is launching the third edition of its Youth Solidarity Fund (2013). This program provides seed funding to outstanding youth projects addressing areas of primary concern to the UNAOC, i.e. fostering mutual respect, understanding and long-term positive relationships between peoples of different cultures and religions.



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In 2013, the Alliance will fund up to 25 outstanding projects submitted by eligible youth organizations, registered and operating in the following countries: Algeria; Angola; Bangladesh; Benin; Botswana; Burkina Faso; Burundi; Cameroon; Cape Verde; Central African Republic; Chad; Comoros; Côte d’Ivoire; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Djibouti; Egypt; Equatorial Guinea; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; India; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Kenya; Lebanon; Lesotho; Liberia; Libya; Madagascar; Malawi; Mali; Mauritania; Mauritius; Morocco; Mozambique; Namibia; Nepal; Niger; Nigeria; Pakistan; Palestine; Republic of the Congo; Rwanda; São Tomé and Príncipe; Senegal; Seychelles; Sierra Leone; Somalia; South Africa; South Sudan; Sri Lanka; Sudan; Swaziland; Syria; Tanzania; Togo; Tunisia; Uganda; Yemen; Zambia; Zimbabwe.

The Application Form can be downloaded from the UNAOC Youth website. Please review Frequently Asked Questions and Guidelines before submitting your applications. Deadline to apply is February 13, 2013, 23:59 New York City time.

Please disseminate this announcement among your members and partners, and encourage them to apply.

Thank you for your interest in the Alliance and its Youth Programme. Follow @unaoc on twit.

Best regards, UNAOC Secretariat

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Youth initiatives for a culture of peace, How can we ensure they get the attention and funding they desereve?

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Latest reader comment:

The original Youth Report for a Culture of Peace is still worth reading as the initial inspiration for the Youth Solidarity Fund of the Alliance of Civilizations.  See http://decade-culture-of-peace.org/report/YouthReport.pdf.


This report was posted on January 21, 2013.