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Social Impact Analysis: How to know if your work is making an impact

Training | By Plus Acumen

+Acumen will offer the free course Social Impact Analysis on February 19, 2019. Please see the link for details. START DATE: February 19, 2019 WHAT YOU’LL LEARN: Gain a three-part framework to assess the breadth, depth and focus of your social impact Craft a theory of change for your organization or initiative Learn from case studies of how other social enterprises have measured their social impact in lean and rigorous ways...

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Two positions: Project Manager & Research Associate – Essmart (India)

Job | By Essmart

Essmart is a last-mile distribution enterprise that connects socially impactful products (clean cooking appliances, improved agri tools, solar lighting, etc.) with local retail shops in peri-urban and rural India. We have since grown to a team of 50 people and have impacted over 180,000 people through our catalog of 150+ life-improving technologies. We currently have two current job openings with our core team in Bangalore, India, for a Project Manager...

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Call for papers: 18th Int’l Conference on Non-Conventional Materials and Technologies: Construction for Sustainability (Nairobi)

Event | By The Pennsylvania State University

Abstract submission extended: January 5, 2019 You are cordially invited to present a paper and/or participate in the IC-NOCMAT 2019, which will be held at the University of Nairobi Towers in Nairobi, Kenya July 24th to 26th, 2019. Please see below for details. Contributors are requested to submit concise (max. one-page – also see formatting instructions here) abstracts in English through the link available here – https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=icnocmat2019 or via email to: IC-NOCMAT2019@engr.psu.edu. Key Dates Submission...

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Three-Week Humanitarian Engineering Course at AUB: Design of Engineering Solutions for Health Challenges in Crises

Job | By American University of Beirut

American University of Beirut course dates: January 2-18, 2019 Application deadline: December 10, 2018 AUB is holding a Humanitarian Engineering course “Design of Engineering Solutions for Health Challenges in Crises.” The course is open to practitioners and students interested in the process of creating solutions that address health challenges in a protracted humanitarian context. Please find below more information about the course. From the course’s promotional statement: Have you ever...

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INTERSOL 2019 – 3rd EAI International Conference on Innovations and Interdisciplinary Solutions for Underserved Areas

Event | By Interdisciplinary Solutions

February 14-15, 2019 | Cairo, Egypt InterSol2019 will be held on February 14-15, 2019 in Cairo, Egypt. This year’s topics include Gender and Socio-Economic Development; Urban Development and Smart Cities for Africa; Agriculture, Water Resources, Food Security and Climate Change; and ICT as enabler. Organizers invite unpublished contributions and innovations that address these issues via an interdisciplinary approach. Societies living in underserved areas face multifactorial problems — energy, water, climate, food, health, education, transportation,...

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Operations Manager – Nairobi

Job | By Agsol

Agsol is hiring an Operations Manager for our Nairobi office. This is a key role in our young company and we’re looking for someone special who has the right mix of technical and human skills, drive and personal values. ABOUT AGSOL Agsol designs and manufactures leading edge solar powered agro-processing machines for off-grid farming communities. Our solar mills convert the most important staple foods into edible and higher value food...

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Entrepreneur First seeks applicants – rolling deadlines based on geographical location

Training | By Entrepreneur First

The the social startup accelerator Entrepreneur First seeks applicants. Deadlines are rolling. From the website: Every six months we bring together a selection of mission-driven individuals who want to build tech companies with a global impact. Yours could be the greatest tech company the world never sees. Or you could join EF. Apply Now We’re looking for the best potential founders to join us. If you want to build something...

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Operations superintendent – Cap-Haitien, Haiti

Job | By Meds & Food for Kids

Meds & Food for Kids (MFK) is a social enterprise, operating in the north of Haiti, with an administrative headquarters office in St. Louis, Missouri. A social enterprise has social goals which it meets by following sound business principles; it reinvests all positive margins back into the mission. MFK is dedicated to saving the lives of Haiti’s malnourished children and other nutritionally vulnerable people. MFK accomplishes its mission by developing,...

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Embedded Software Engineer – BBOXX

Job | By BBOXX

Lack of energy access in sub-Saharan Africa is a significant problem, with more than 600 million people currently without mains electricity supply. In Rwanda, 9.5 million people or 81% of the population cannot access mains electricity, which has a negative impact on quality of life and limits people’s chances of achieving economic prosperity. BBOXX is helping to address this issue by providing off-grid communities in developing countries with affordable energy...

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Call for Entries: Johnson & Johnson Champions of Science Africa Innovation Challenge 2.0 – deadline January 16, 2019

Competition | By J&J

Johnson & Johnson has launched the Champions of Science Africa Innovation Challenge 2.0. This competition is a great opportunity for innovators and start-ups to be eligible to receive up to US$50,000 in funding and mentorship that can help to bring your concepts to market. This second Africa Innovation Challenge is designed to address the critical unmet needs of the continent and local communities in Africa while providing support to Africa-based entrepreneurs in creating innovative health care products and services. Specifically, the Challenge focuses on six...

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Call for scientific and non-academic reviewers for LIRA2030 – Pathways towards Sustainable Urban Development in Africa

Volunteer | By International Science Council

Leading Integrated Research for Agenda 2030 (LIRA2030) in Africa is a 5-year programme that seeks to increase the production of high-quality, integrated (inter- and transdisciplinary), solutions-oriented research on global sustainability by early career scientists in Africa. The knowledge will be used to address complex sustainability challenges in the region. The LIRA 2030 programme is run by the International Science Council together with its Regional Office for Africa and in strong partnership with the Network...

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Seeking Judges & Mentors for Student Innovation Contest by November 5th!

Volunteer | By UC Berkeley - Blum Center

The Big Ideas Contest is an early-stage innovation contest that provides funding, resources, and validation to interdisciplinary teams of students with creative solutions to pressing social challenges. Since its founding in 2006, the competition has inspired over 2,000 student-led social innovation projects! The Contest seeks judges and mentors across 8 social impact categories, including Hardware for Good. This is an opportunity to share your knowledge and expertise with the next generation...

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Call for Abstracts: 2019 Colorado WASH Symposium – March 5 & 6, 2019

Event | By University of Colorado Boulder

The organizers of the 2019 Colorado WASH Symposium in Boulder, Colorado, would like to invite academics, practitioners, and professionals who have a passion for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene to attend and participate in our annual symposium. We believe that creating diverse networks of people who research, evaluate, and implement new and innovative approaches across the WASH sector is essential to sharing and promoting ideas that are necessary for achieving and...

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Project Engineer – Coral Restoration Technology – Apply by Nov.12, 2018

Job | By SECORE

One of the greatest ecological challenges of our time is to prevent the ongoing degradation and potential collapse of the world’s coral reefs. To sustain healthy coral reefs, we need a strategic, coordinated effort that targets breakthroughs in marine science, conservation, and worldwide education.SECORE International is a non-profit with the mission of giving coral reefs a future through research, restoration, outreach and education. In collaboration with the California Academy of...

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Build Change: Lead Engineer in the Philippines

Job | By Build Change

  Organization Description Founded in 2004, Build Change is a non‐profit social enterprise whose goal is to save lives in earthquakes and windstorms. Build Change designs disaster-resistant houses and schools, trains homeowners, builders, engineers and government officials to build them, works with governments to develop and implement building standards, partners with the private sector to improve building materials quality and create jobs, and facilitates access to incentive-based capital for reconstruction...

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Community Manager

Job | By Medic Mobile

Background Medic Mobile is a 501(c)(3) public charity that was founded in 2010 to improve health in communities that are hardest to reach. We serve this mission by building, delivering, and supporting software that helps community health workers, managers, and clinical teams work together to provide equitable care. Our offices in Nairobi, Kathmandu, and San Francisco and over 90 staff support a network of partners and more than 24,000 health...

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Coordinator: Research & Technology Development Team

Job | By caminos de agua

About the organization The Alto Río Laja Watershed in Central Mexico, where Caminos de Agua works, is facing unprecedented water challenges. Unsustainable over-extraction of our aquifer is causing the water table to drop 2-3m per year. This concentrates naturally-occurring minerals in community water supplies to harmful levels. Today, wells are going dry and the water that remains often contains toxic levels of arsenic and fluoride, which are known to cause...

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M-KOPA Product Manager

Job | By m-kopa

ROLE SUMMARY M-KOPA Labs is a research and development business unit within M-KOPA that is responsible for testing and developing innovative products that will meet customer’s future needs, and market conditions. The Product Manager is responsible for product planning, delivery and marketing throughout the product development lifecycle. They will develop a vision and roadmap for the product based on input from internal stakeholders, customers, market research and their own industry...

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Plant Manager – Cap-Haitien, Nord, Haiti

Job | By Meds & Food for Kids

Meds & Food for Kids (MFK) is a social enterprise, operating in the north of Haiti, with an administrative headquarters office in St. Louis, Missouri. A social enterprise has social goals which it meets by following sound business principles; it reinvests all positive margins back into the mission. MFK is dedicated to saving the lives of Haiti’s malnourished children and other nutritionally vulnerable people. MFK accomplishes its mission by developing,...

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Production Consultant

Fellowship | By Meds & Food for Kids

Meds & Food for Kids (MFK) is a social enterprise, operating in the north of Haiti, with an administrative headquarters office in St. Louis, Missouri. A social enterprise has social goals which it meets by following sound business principles; it reinvests all positive margins back into the mission. MFK is dedicated to saving the lives of Haiti’s malnourished children and other nutritionally vulnerable people. MFK accomplishes its mission by developing,...

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