Decoding Valuation Standards: Implications for Financial Reporting and Investment

BusinessDay Media Limited is inviting professionals to “Decoding Valuation Standards: Implications for Financial Reporting and Investment”, a seminar that aims to bring together industry leaders, policymakers, and practitioners to explore emerging trends and global best practices in valuation and financial reporting. Event Details: Date: July 4th, 2024 Time: 9am This Valuation Seminar will feature keynote presentations, and interactive panel discussions on international valuation standards and their Nigerian application, implications for financial reporting and risk management, regulatory insights, and market trends. It is also a unique opportunity to network with peers, gain valuable knowledge, and enhance your professional skills. Who should attend: Decoding Valuation Standards: Implications for Financial Reporting and Investment

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Applications open for ACU’s Human Resources in Higher Education Community Grants for HR Practitioners

The Association of Commonwealth Universities ACU’s HR in HE Community Grants aim to support Human Resource practitioners in higher education by fostering collaboration and sharing best practices. These grants provide financial assistance for organizing projects that align with the goals of the HR in HE Community and promote the importance of HR work.

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Africa Digital Epidemiology and Innovation Network Innovation Challenge for Healthtech Innovators in Africa

The Africa Digital Epidemiology and Innovation Network (ADEIN), a manifestation of the Design for Health Practice at CcHUB, has declared the commencement of its innovation Challenge with the theme: Emerging Tech and Digital Interoperability: Innovating for Resilience and Improved Healthcare Delivery.

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Applications for the Ecopreneur Network Class of 2024 are now OPEN (up to $100,000 investment)

The Ecopreneur Network Class of 2024 offers a comprehensive support program aimed at propelling the most ambitious ocean for-profit startups towards achieving significant global impact. Participants in the network receive personalized services that evolve in tandem with their ventures, including mentorship, strategic advice, networking opportunities, workshops, access to the Alliance digital platform, and other resources.

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: UNITAR’S ENTREPRENEUSHIP AND INNOVATION PROGRAM

UNITAR is currently accepting applications for its training programme titled “Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Promoting Food Security and Economic Development in Egypt, Iraq, and Lebanon.” This programme is specifically designed for young entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 45 in these three countries. By focusing on food security, participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of both fundamental and advanced entrepreneurship concepts, enabling them to contribute to economic development and combat food insecurity. The training programme is scheduled to take place from June 2024 to March 2025, with the application deadline set for 30 June 2024. It is important to note that the programme will be conducted in English. Upon successful

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Applications open for the Elevating the Voices of Women in Agriculture in Africa Award ($5,000 Prizes)

The Elevating the Voices of Women in Agriculture (EVWA) Campaign by the Ban Ki Moon Center is dedicated to increasing awareness of the challenges faced by women farmers in Africa. Through the EVWA Changemakers Campaign and the EVWA Council, the BKMC is committed to shining a spotlight on the issues and mobilizing efforts to empower women farmers in Africa. Despite making up nearly half of the world’s smallholder farmers and producing 70% of the continent’s food, women in Africa encounter significant barriers in accessing resources such as land, finances, and education due to gender disparities and the impact of climate change. APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR Elevating the Voices of Women

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Apply for the Mastercard and data.org Artificial Intelligence to Accelerate Inclusion Challenge

The Mastercard and data.org Artificial Intelligence to Accelerate Inclusion Challenge is a global initiative that aims to accelerate inclusion and economic empowerment through innovative AI solutions. As artificial intelligence continues to advance rapidly, it is crucial to ensure that these solutions promote inclusive economic growth, address inequalities, and foster inclusion for individuals and communities.

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Apply for the LSETF and Power Learn Project Software Development Scholarship

The Power Learn Project (PLP) is an organization dedicated to empowering young Africans with essential tech skills and fostering talent development. In partnership with The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund, the Power Learn Project provides the PLP Scholarship in Software Development, a unique opportunity for individuals to enhance their coding abilities and gain entrepreneurship and employability skills. This 16-week course equips participants with the necessary knowledge to become junior software developers, enabling them to kickstart their careers in the tech industry or even launch their own tech-enabled startups. The application deadline for this program is June 14th, 2024. Our training program in Software Development has been carefully designed to provide

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Applications open for the YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program – YOUTH IN AGRI-BUSINESS

Applications are currently being accepted for Cohort 50 of the YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program in Accra, focusing on “YOUTH IN AGRI-BUSINESS.” The selection process is based on merit and is open to all eligible candidates. Shortlisted applicants will undergo interviews before the final selection is made. Participate in the onsite training for agri-business professionals serving vulnerable groups along the value chain. Take advantage of networking and mentoring opportunities offered through the program. Eligibility for the YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program – YOUTH IN AGRI-BUSINESS Eligibility criteria include youth with innovative businesses or social initiatives in agriculture Those working in public organizations that cater to the

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Applications open for the Cascador Entrepreneurial and Leadership Initiative ($5,000 Cash Stipend)

Cascador accelerator program has launched the 2024 edition of its Cascador Entrepreneurial and Leadership Initiative, a program aimed at providing selected entrepreneurs with strong financial support, intensive training, and mentorship. Cascador serves as an accelerator program specifically designed for mid-stage entrepreneurs in Africa who are actively scaling their mission-driven companies. Our primary focus is on cultivating strong leadership skills, developing clear value propositions, creating appropriate funding plans (including equity, debt, and grants), establishing a robust network of local resources, and fostering a supportive community of peers. Program Components of the Cascador Entrepreneurial and Leadership Initiative The program encompasses a combination of in-person and virtual experiences, ensuring a comprehensive learning journey.

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Apply for the KPMG Private Enterprise Global Tech Innovator Competition

The deadline for the KPMG Tech Innovator 2024 competition is rapidly approaching, and we urge you not to miss the chance to present your startup’s innovation to the world. If you have not done so already, now is the perfect time to utilize the valuable resources available in your Pitch Toolkit. This toolkit is specifically designed to assist you in creating a compelling narrative and delivering a successful pitch that will distinguish you from the competition and impress the judges. Benefits of the KPMG Private Enterprise Global Tech Innovator Competition Participating in the KPMG Tech Innovator 2024 Competition provides numerous advantages that go beyond the competition itself. ✅ An exceptional opportunity

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Unlock Your Entrepreneurial Potential with the NASDAQ Entrepreneur Pitch Toolkit

The Entrepreneur Pitch Toolkit is the ultimate digital resource for entrepreneurs who want to master the art of pitching. Developed in collaboration with industry experts, our recently updated toolkit offers everything you need to create compelling pitches that captivate investors, customers, talent, and supporters. Why Perfecting Your Pitch Matters As an entrepreneur, you are constantly seizing opportunities, recruiting and retaining top talent, and adapting to changing market demands. To excel in these endeavors, it is crucial to master the art of the pitch. Delivering concise and impactful presentations that garner support and drive your business forward is essential. That is why the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center has partnered with industry experts

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Become a Marketing Powerhouse & Strategy Guru With Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center

Join us at the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center this month for engaging sessions to empower you in Marketing and Business Strategy. Benefit from expert guidance, network with like-minded entrepreneurs, and take advantage of these free resources to propel your entrepreneurial journey forward. BUSINESS STRATEGY WED, JUN 26, 2024 – 2024 ESG Bootcamp Public markets and consumers are emphasizing the importance of environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG), which means entrepreneurs can and should build ESG into their company’s foundation from the outset.  We are excited to host this discussion with our partners from Nasdaq, KPMG, Wilson Sonsini, and BMO! Our expert panelists will share best practices, case studies, and tips to put these important

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Call for Experts: Third-Party Monitoring Services for UNICEF Programs in West Africa

NerdzFactory Company Limited is currently in search of highly skilled professionals from various fields to become part of their team. This is an exciting opportunity to provide support through Third-Party Monitoring Services for UNICEF Programs in West Africa in multiple countries across the Western and Central African Region (WCAR). The company is specifically interested in individuals with expertise in WASH, Health (HIV), Nutrition, Education, and Child Protection to oversee the successful implementation and monitoring of projects. This role offers a unique chance to make a meaningful impact on communities in the region by contributing to important initiatives.  Positions: Third-Party Monitoring Services for UNICEF Programs in West Africa – WASH Experts

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Applications open for the Shell Graduate Employment Programme for Young Nigeria Graduates

The 2024 Shell Graduate Employment Programme for Young Nigeria Graduates is now accepting applications. Shell is seeking graduates who align with our mission to drive progress and embrace our values of inclusivity, collaboration, and care. Throughout the programme, Shell will provide the necessary support for you to carve your own path, and you will be entrusted with real responsibilities and meaningful projects right from the beginning. Eligibility for the Shell Graduate Employment Programme for Young Nigeria Graduates At Shell, our Graduate Recruitment process follows a standardized global methodology to attract, select, and place the most talented individuals across our diverse business sectors. For the 2024 Shell Graduate Employment Programme for

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Applications open for the Rosalynn Carter Mental Health and Climate Change Fellowship.

Applications are currently being accepted for the 2024 Rosalynn Carter Mental Health and Climate Change Fellowship. This fellowship is open to individuals who meet the following eligibility requirements: Eligibility Requirements for the Rosalynn Carter Mental Health and Climate Change Fellowship. 1. Applicants must be from and located in a country outside of the United States, specifically identified as low-socioeconomic level. 2. Applicants should have a minimum of three years of professional experience in journalism, including writing, reporting, editing, producing, filmmaking, and other related fields. The projects assigned to fellows will be tailored to their experience and interests, and should be relevant to the evolving landscape of mental health and substance

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Applications open for the Junior Achievement Nigeria Venture in Management Program

The 2024 Junior Achievement Nigeria Venture in Management Program is now accepting applications. This program, known as ViMP, is a week-long intensive program developed by JA Nigeria and Lagos Business School (LBS). Its purpose is to equip selected members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and recent graduates under the age of 27 with the necessary skills for the workforce and an understanding of various aspects of business management, including making critical business decisions. We strongly encourage applications from recent graduates who are entrepreneurs, business owners, or individuals with aspirations to become entrepreneurs in various fields of interest. Eligibility for the Junior Achievement Nigeria Venture in Management Program To

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Applications open for the $500,000 Patoranking Foundation Tech Scholarship

The Patoraking Foundation, established by Nigerian musician Patrick Okorie, also known as Patoraking, is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing Africa through education, empowerment, and entrepreneurship. In order to fulfill its mission, the foundation has partnered with ALX, a leading tech training platform, to launch a scholarship program. Target and Benefits of the Patoranking Foundation Tech Scholarship The Patoraking Foundation Tech Scholarship aims to train 40 individuals who possess strong technological skills and expose them to transformative programs in data analytics, cloud computing, and Salesforce Administration. The selected participants will receive training to become the next generation of tech pioneers in Africa. Over the course of six years, the Foundation

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Register Today for the Breaking Borders, Building Futures: Opportunities for Women in Agribusiness under the AfCFTA

Registrations for the webinar “Breaking Borders, Building Futures: Opportunities for Women in Agribusiness under the AfCFTA” are still available. The webinar, co-hosted by AGRA and AWIEF in collaboration with the AfCFTA Secretariat and Expolink (Egyptian Exporters Association), will take place on Wednesday, 12 June, at 3:00 pm EAT / 2:00 pm CAT / 1:00 pm WAT. Opportunities for Women in Agribusiness under the AfCFTA Educating women agripreneurs about the AfCFTA and its protocol on women and youth is crucial for unlocking their full potential, promoting inclusive economic growth, and harnessing the benefits of regional trade integration for sustainable development in Africa. The webinar’s goal is to inform women in agribusiness

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Entries open for the 2025 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards stands out as the premier competition for photographers and artists in the field of photography. Consisting of four distinct competitions (Professional, Open, Student, and Youth), participation is open to all at no cost, with the grand prize amounting to $25,000. Over the past 16 years, the Awards have established themselves as a highly esteemed platform for photographers, both established and up-and-coming, thereby propelling their careers to new heights. The Sony World Photography Awards have a remarkable global presence, enabling photographers to advance their careers to new heights. From the very start, these Awards have been dedicated to promoting inclusivity and accessibility by offering free entry.

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