22 October 2018
UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships Programme calls for applications from young researchers in the field of environment, disaster risk reduction, intercultural dialogue, information and communication technologies, and peaceful conflict resolution.The Government of Japan offers 10 fellowships to be awarded to deserving candidates from developing countries. Special attention will be given to those who may wish pursue their research studies in Japan and who are eager to undertake research on one or more of the topics listed below. The aim of the fellowships is to support innovative and imaginative post-graduate research in four areas of development of particular interest to UNESCO.
The UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships Programme aims to impact on capacity building and research activities in the following areas:
1. Environment (with particular attention to disaster risk reduction (DRR));
2. Intercultural Dialogue;
3. Information and Communication Technologies; and
4. Peaceful conflict resolution.
Detailed information about the selection criteria and requirements of the Fellowship Programme (in English) is available here. For more information, please contact UNESCO Almaty Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application deadline is 30 November 2018.