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Global Challenges Fellowship program 2015/16.

Global Challenges Fellowship program 2015/16.

The deadline for applications is midnight March 30, 2015 (Central European Time, GMT+1). The School of Public Policy at Central European University (SPP) and the Central European University Institute for Advanced Study (CEU IAS) in Budapest, and the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin invite applications from researchers from ... Read More »

Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation Planning Manual

Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation Planning Manual

Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation Planning Manual This manual aims at strengthening capacity of key stakeholders and was designed for officials of the Government of Nepal, representatives of civil society and other organizations working on climate adaptation planning. It consists of six modules for understanding climate change, its impacts, vulnerability assessment ... Read More »

2015 Unsung Hero advocates for the poor and homeless

2015 Unsung Hero advocates for the poor and homeless

Many issues confronting the poor and low-income could be resolved by solving the greatest problem of all, that of hunger, a longtime advocate said shortly after being recognized for her volunteer efforts.   Cathy Brechtelsbauer, South Dakota’s volunteer coordinator for Bread for the World, received the Unsung Hero Award from ... Read More »

Entrepreneurship Development Program

Professional entreprenuer program

Dates:Jan 24-29, 2016 Drawing from the vast culture of innovation and entrepreneurship at MIT, this unique course introduces participants to MIT’s entrepreneurial education programs, technology transfer system, and global entrepreneurial network. It covers the entire venture creation process, from generating ideas to building viable global businesses, with a special emphasis ... Read More »

The University of North Carolina : The Basic Science of Public Health

Course start: Self-paced online course                                                                                                                                                                            it’s free and always open Course size: 5.5 hours of videos and quizzes                                                                                                                This course does not offer Verified Certificates                                                                                                                                                     Subtitles available: English About this Course Often called “the cornerstone” of public health, epidemiology is the study of the distribution and determinants ... Read More »

Online course from Colorado University: SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Online course from Colorado University: SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Last date to registration: 1st March 2015                                                                                                                                         Duration: 05 weeks Offered by: Colorado State University About course: Elimination of Poverty is the highest challenges now a day’s global economy. Lack of unemployment opportunity and the inability to provide for one’s needs and those of one’s family, lead to destructive consequences ... Read More »