Selection Criteria

Up to 30 participants will be selected. A gender balance is aimed at, given that qualifications and other criteria are fulfilled.

Candidates of the following countries are eligible to apply:

Latin America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay.
Africa: Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritius, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Asia: Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam.