Managing Global Governance (MGG) Academy 2018 – Call for Applications

Young professionals from Indonesia who are willing to make changes and address global challenges are invited to participate in a 4 month programme  taking place in Germany, Belgium and Switzerland, which blends knowledge components on global governance challenges with the development of the participants’ leadership competencies.

Application deadline is 15 March 2018.


What is the program about?

The MGG Academy is a training and dialogue format that brings together young professionals from six rising powers (Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Mexico, South Africa) and Europe. The participants work in their home countries in government institutions, research institutions and think tanks, civil society and the private sector. The overall purpose of the format is to support the development of future change makers that are dedicated to jointly address global challenges. The 4 month programme (9 August - 2 December) consists of academic modules, leadership modules, trips to international organisations, a diplomatic training and a practice-oriented team project.

What do we offer?

Participants in the MGG Academy are granted a scholarship, which covers the current costs of living, all MGG-related costs and travel expenses in Germany and Europe as well as health, personal liability and accident insurances during the training.

Who can apply?

Candidates should be between 25 and 40 years old, have three years of working experience, have good proficiency in English and work on topics of global governance, ideally on the Agenda 2030. Sensibility to other cultures as well as openness to various working methods, reflection and team work are also important.

Please use the following links for the online application:

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