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The German Chancellor Fellowship is targeted at university graduates from Brazil, China, India, Russia and the USA, who have already acquired initial leadership experience. The fellowship is open to all disciplines, as long as the project has a positive long-term impact.
Participants must have received a Bachelor’s degree within twelve years of the program start date (October 1 of the following year). Prior knowledge of German is not required and German language courses are offered prior to the fellowship.
Fellows in all disciplines receive full support from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation to carry out the project of their choice with the host of their choice, under the patronage of the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Deadline to apply: September 15, 2019
For more information, a list of all application requirements, and a link to the online application form, visit: www.humboldt-foundation.de/youngleaders.
Date: 8/29/2019 7:38:59 AM
Web site: http://www.humboldt-foundation.de/youngleaders
The Netherlands Education Group, a project of Libertas International, is offering several courses on management and leadership for NGOs in the second half of 2019 and in January 2020 that are now open for registration.
Courses include Raising Effectiveness of the Organization: Lean Six Sigma Training for NGOs; Leadership Skills Development; and Training for Trainers.
For more information, visit http://uconsulting.nl/courses/upcoming-courses.
Submitted by: Kristina Bouree
Date: 8/29/2019 7:38:59 AM
Web site: http://uconsulting.nl/courses/upcoming-courses/
The 14th Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS 2019) is scheduled to take place from September 5 to 6 at the UN Conference Center in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in observance of Urban October 2019. The event, whose theme is "Sustainable Development of Cities and Human Settlements in the Digital Era," is being co-sponsored by WANGO.
Date: 7/9/2019 9:31:54 AM
Web site: http://www.gfhsforum.org/Events
OffGridBox, a clean technology startup based in the U.S. that provides access to power and clean water to underserved communities in rural areas globally, is donating a free OffGridBox (valued up to $30,000) to a high impact project in need of solar electricity and water purification. Its goal is to find local implementing partners with teams in the field to collaborate on future projects and help it expand its reach.
For more information, visit www.offgridbox.com/freebox.
Submitted by: Troy Billett
Date: 4/3/2019 11:59:38 AM
Web site: http://www.offgridbox.com/freebox