Proximity Designs is an internationally recognized social enterprise, designing and marketing innovative products and services for families in rural Myanmar. We offer affordable products and services in the areas of agriculture and rural finance, which boost household productivity and incomes. Since launching in 2004, we’ve served more than 500,000 Myanmar households and created $230 million in income increase. Your Mission As a Senior Service Designer with Proximity Labs, you will...READ MORE
Proximity Designs is an internationally recognized social enterprise, designing and marketing innovative products and services for families in rural Myanmar. We offer affordable products and services in the areas of agriculture and rural finance, which boost household productivity and incomes. Since launching in 2004, we’ve served more than 500,000 Myanmar households and created $230 million in income increase. Your Mission Guided by design-thinking mentality, we at Proximity Labs understand the...READ MORE
Please click on the following link to apply: http://grnh.se/5jfkvb1 Job Description Dimagi’s Field Managers are the main drivers in implementing our technology all over the world. They share a passion for challenging experiences, developing solutions in trying environments, that enable people to live healthier and more productive lives. As a Field Manager, you will dedicate your time to one of our ground-breaking, large-scale mHealth projects, which is transforming community health...READ MORE
To apply, please click on the following link: http://grnh.se/x1tjmh1 Job Description Dimagi’s Field Managers are the main drivers in implementing our technology all over the world. They share a passion for challenging experiences, making things work in trying environments, and developing solutions that enable people to live healthier and more productive lives. As a Field Manager, you will dedicate your time to one of our ground-breaking, large-scale mHealth projects, which...READ MORE
The IWC Masters Scholarships are a prestigious award offered to domestic (AUS/NZ) candidates interested in studying the Master of Integrated Water Management (MIWM). This is an opportunity to develop practical knowledge and skills in Integrated Water Management through problem-based learning projects, workshops, case studies, field trips to Cairns, North Stradbroke Island, Perth, Thailand and South East Queensland. The IWC Masters Scholarships include: Up to two full tuition scholarships (valued at AUD$52,416) for full-time study (1.5 years)...READ MORE
The International WaterCentre (IWC) in collaboration with three leading industry partners is currently offering a range of full and half scholarships for professionals interested in joining the next intake of the Water Leadership Program starting in December 2017. This award winning program is designed for emerging leaders in the water sector to develop the abilities they need to exert influence, drive change and, advance challenging integrated water management projects and programs. Available Water Leader Scholarships IWC – a full...READ MORE
FCDE provides internship opportunities working with community organizations in Uganda, in different areas ranging from environmental initiatives, global health, small scale irrigation, business development and agriculture, along with many more! for more details please see http://www.isla-serve.org/ Email: email@example.comFirst Name: AulonëLast Name: KadriuCompany: FOUNDATION FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND EMPOWERMENT (FCDE)Job Type: VolunteerREAD MORE
The University of St Andrews and independent exploration and production company ConocoPhillips announce the call for entries for the St Andrews Prize for the Environment 2018. Applications are invited from individuals, multi-disciplinary teams or community groups for this annual prize, which is $100,000 USD for the winner and $25,000 USD for each of the other two finalists. Anyone wishing to enter the 2018 Prize should complete the online entry form...READ MORE
Jibu is a social enterprise pioneering a powerful new model that provides opportunities for entrepreneurs in underserved, emerging market communities to own businesses that ensure access to basic human necessities, with water as an anchor product. Jibu has scaled a network of locally owned, financially independent and self-sustaining franchises that provide safe drinking water to their communities while offering life-changing training and employment. Driven by a belief in the power...READ MORE
Angaza creates technology for selling life-changing products in underserved markets. When a family in Tanzania (or Kenya, or Nigeria, or India…) buys a solar home system with “pay-as-you-go” (PAYG) financing, their new system was often designed and manufactured by an Angaza partner such as Greenlight Planet or Fosera. The partner worked closely with Angaza to integrate PAYG technology deeply into the product electronics, firmware, and overall design. After the sale,...READ MORE
Are you a WASH specialist with a passion for training? CAWST is not like other organizations, and this position is not like others. We are looking for a unique combination of skills, experience and interests including water and sanitation, international development, and capacity building of WASH practitioners. You believe that everybody can learn, and you love training and supporting others to build their WASH knowledge and skills. You are enterprising,...READ MORE
REACH announcement: Call for proposals: £60,000 Fellowship to help us deliver water security in Ethiopia REACH is launching a Fellowship in hydro-economics with up to £60,000 of funding available until March 2019 (18 months) to help us deliver improved water security in Sub-Saharan Africa. The Fellowship is open to early to mid-career academics and researchers from a Sub-Sahara African country and holding a PhD at the time of application. Applicants...READ MORE
The GSMA Mobile for Development Utilities programme Innovation Fund The GSMA Mobile for Development Utilities programme Innovation Fund, supported by UK Aid and USAID Scaling Off-Grid Energy, has now re-opened for applications. Our objective is to build and share evidence on the role of mobile in improving or increasing access to energy, clean water or sanitation for underserved consumers and the potential benefits for the mobile industry. The Innovation Fund...READ MORE
PhD RESEARCH TOPIC : VALUES-FIRST SOFTWARE DESIGN IN RURAL BANGLADESH Expressions of Interest ( EOI ) are sought for the scholarship (PROTIC 5) as part of the IT for Resilient Communities Flagship of the Centre for Community and Social Informatics ( COSI ) of the Faculty of Information Technology at Monash University. Designing new software technology for communities in rural Bangladesh should be carried out with a thorough understanding and...READ MORE
Orkidstudio is seeking a skilled, experienced and competent construction project manager to oversee community-focused projects in Kenya and East Africa. Orkidstudio works to benefit communities worldwide through innovative architecture, construction and social enterprise. We have delivered projects across a number of sub-Saharan African countries and have recently established our head office in Nairobi with the aim of expanding and focusing our activities on Kenya and East Africa. Check out some...READ MORE
Applications for the fall 2017 round are now open for the Tamer Fund for Social Ventures. This Fund provides seed grants of up to $25,000 to nonprofit, for-profit, and hybrid early-stage social and environmental ventures. Ventures must be led by Columbia University students or alumni, or be advised and have significant involvement by Columbia University faculty or researchers. Seed grants will be made to approximately seven ventures each year. More...READ MORE
The University of Cape Town Centre in Information and Communications Technologies for Development (ICT4D) invites applications from suitably qualified doctoral graduates for a postdoctoral research fellowship. The successful candidate will participate in any of the following research areas: Examining the methods, values, ethics and tools used in ICT4D research and practice Engaging with the concept of “4D”, its meaning on the continent and the ways it is enacted in ICT4D...READ MORE
Dimagi is looking for software developers to join our Delhi team. We are a small and growing social enterprise with offices around the world. Our systems are deployed globally, including in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the United States. We offer a fun and stimulating environment, a chance to see the world, and the opportunity to make a difference in places that need it most. At Dimagi, you can have...READ MORE
o Entries are invited for the Fourth Cycle of India Cleantech Open Competition to identify the most promising entrepreneurs across the nation. This platform will provide SMEs and entrepreneurs the facilitation needed to launch and create successful and sustainable clean technology ventures and start-ups. An ecosystem approach will be followed whereby a common platform will be established; policy framework will be strengthened; and local capacity will be built to forge...READ MORE
Call for Comments: Proposal to submit the Quality Standards to the IEC The IFC/World Bank-supported Lighting Global Quality Test Methodology has become the world standard for clean off-grid lighting products, following its incorporation into an International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) technical specification in 2013. The Lighting Global team regularly updates the Quality Standards and Lighting Global policies to ensure that they remain responsive to the changing market and proposes comments to the...READ MORE
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