Call for Applications: EU-ASEAN Perspectives III

The Young Initiative on Foreign Affairs and International Relations e.V. (IFAIR) invites students, young professionals and researchers to participate in the 3rd Interregional EU-ASEAN Perspectives Dialogue, taking place between July and November 2016. Once again they will
bring together young researchers from Europe and Southeast Asia in an online conference and a high-level live panel debate. The third edition of the interregional project will be held in 2016 under the theme:

“Gender Equality – Progress and Challenges from an Interregional EU-ASEAN Perspective”

Participants from the EU and ASEAN will exchange on three policy fields of Gender Equality that are persistent in the two regions:
1. Political participation;
2. Economic empowerment;
3. The dynamic between Gender Equality and culture.

Applications from graduate students and recently graduated researchers are encouraged, as well as young practitioners in EU-ASEAN relations or Gender Equality. Applicants should:

  • Be from an EU or ASEAN member country;
  • Ideally, have a background in Political Sciences, Economics or International Relations and have done some coursework relevant to the field of Gender Equality;
  • Have an excellent working knowledge of English, the official language of the dialogue.

Deadline for the applications is 1 June 2016. Shortlisted candidates might be invited to a brief online interview. You will receive a confirmation of your acceptance by 26 June 2016.

Please, click here for detailed information and how to apply and for updates and reports from previous events visit the EU-ASEAN Perspectives III webpage.