International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX) is an international nonprofit organization providing leadership and innovative programs to promote positive lasting change globally.
Their programs enable local individuals and institutions to build key elements of a vibrant society: quality education, independent media, and strong communities.
To strengthen these sectors, their AREAS OF FOCUS include: Collaborative Technology, Conflict Resolution, Civil Society Strengthening, Media Development, Education, Gender, and youth. So you can be sure to find an area that meets your aspiration and potential.
IREX has staffs of over 400 professionals worldwide and partners in more than 125 countries. They have benefited people a lot with scholarships, sponsoring students' exchange program, youth empowerment, professional development training, and more.
As a member of IREX and YALI (Young African Leaders Initiative Network) I implore you to always check their website for upcoming programs you might be eligible for.
You may also be lucky to get a career with them: check job openings here
ONGOING PROGRAMS (as at 29 Oct 2014) [this is just a short list: check website]
Due - November 5, 2014
Due - November 17, 2014
Due - December 5, 2014
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