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Fellowships, Scholarships, Grants and Talent Programmes

Fellowships, Scholarships, Grants and Talent Programmes are offered by a number of UN or affiliated entities. We try to consolidate these opportunities into the below list.

The main purpose of UN fellowships, scholarships, grants and talent programmes are to provide financial and/or educational support to individuals who demonstrate exceptional abilities or potential in a particular field.

Children of the Amazon

A stunning documentary by Denise Zmekhol on the environmental and emotional decimation exacted upon the Surui and Negarote tribes of the Amazon rainforest as a result of logging and highway development. ”…a moving and powerful film…in the most sympathetic way...

Cairo 678

It may be a taboo subject, but the simple fact is that sexual harassement is an everyday occurence in Egypt, and that incidences are on the rise. In this bold and frank film, we witness a number of perspectives...

My Kidnapper

In 2003, Mark Henderson was one of eight tourists captured and held by leftwing guerrillas in the Colombian mountains. His documentary is both a self-styled "search for closure" and a gripping survivor tale in which Henderson (joined by three...

Où va la nuit

Rose Mayer is a woman living in rural Belgium. Isolated by religion and circumstance, she endures both an abusive husband and a strained relationship with her son, Thomas, whose open homosexuality her husband refused to accept. After an act...

Taste the Waste

A Belgian premiere of the eye-opening documentary Taste the Waste. The film reveals the shocking truth about global food waste. In fact, about half of all food globally produced ends up being thrown away, while some four billion people...

Taking Root

The film tells the dramatic story of Kenyan Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Wangari Maathai, who sadly passed away on 25 September 2011. Her simple act of planting trees grew into a nationwide movement to safeguard the environment, protect human...

Budrus

Hailed in The New York Times as "this year's must-see documentary," and featured in major international news outlets, including Newsweek, The Economist and The Washington Post, Budrus tells the story of a Palestinian community organizer, Ayed Morrar, who unites...

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