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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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GSBI Accelerator Applications Open for Social Entrepreneurs – Nov.2 Deadline

Training | By Miller Center for Social Entreprenership

Miller Center’s GSBI delivers world-class accelerator programs that connect global social enterprise leaders with Silicon Valley business executives to develop more sustainable, scalable market-based solutions to the problems of poverty. Apply by Nov 2nd. http://bit.ly/2eM89Gy Miller Center’s Global Social Benefit Institute (GSBI®) helps social entrepreneurs help more people. Since 2003 we have accelerated over 900M+ social entrepreneurs, who have raised over $940M+, and positively impacted the lives of over 300M+...

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Transforming Lives Awards: Up to $100,000 for Employment Programs in SDG8

Funding | By Philanthropy University

The Transforming Lives Awards supports nonprofits and social entrepreneurs focused on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal 8: improving livelihoods, productive employment and decent work for all. Each winner will receive up to $100,000 in funding to transform lives and drive sustainable impact. A total of $600,000 is available. The registration is open through October 31, 2018. Up to 9 organizations will be recognized across Africa, Asia & Latin America.   Find details...

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[Conference] Transforming ACP cities, leaving no one behind: engaging in large scale investments in slums

Event | By Participatory Slum Upgrading Programme (PSUP)

“Transforming ACP cities, leaving no one behind: engaging in large scale investments in slums,” the third African, Caribbean and Pacific group of States (ACP) Secretariat, the European Commission (EC), and UN-Habitat International Tripartite Conference will take place in Brussels November 14th – 16th, 2018. The conference will assemble Ministers, Mayors, civil society and PSUP community leaders, NGOs, academia, private sector, research institutions, regional development bodies and financing partners as well as...

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Slow Tools Conference Coordinator

Job | By Stone BArns Center for Food & Agriculture

Stone Barns Center is offering a temporary seasonal position to support the development and presentation of a cross disciplinary conference dedicated to improving the design process, efficiency and intimacy associated with Small Farm Tool technologies. Please see description below: Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture is a nonprofit organization on a mission to create a healthy and sustainable food system. We are working to develop a culture of eating...

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University of Toronto Reconciliation Through Engineering Initiative – Research Associate (Limited Term)

Job | By University of Toronto

The Centre for Global Engineering (CGEN) is a research institute at the University of Toronto which tackles major engineering development challenges in Canada and abroad through evidence-based research and rigorous field assessment. We are seeking a research associate to spearhead our three-year Reconciliation Through Engineering (RTE) Initiative. Qualifications: Graduate Degree (PhD) in Engineering or Related Field Minimum 2 years practical engineering experience Familiarity with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, its...

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University of Toronto Reconciliation Through Engineering Initiative, Indigenous Engagement – Research Associate

Job | By University of Toronto

The Centre for Global Engineering (CGEN) is a research institute at the University of Toronto which tackles major engineering development challenges in Canada and abroad through evidence-based research and rigorous field assessment. We are seeking an indigenous outreach Research Associate to spearhead our three-year Reconciliation Through Engineering (RTE) Initiative. Qualifications: Graduate Degree (PhD) in indigenous studies, international development, or related field Minimum 3-years practical experience (experience with development or humanitarian...

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Consultant – Product Designer – Shea Roasting Project

Job | By Burro

Burro is looking for an experienced product designer to collaborate with Burro, Burn Design Lab, and Ghanaian shea butter-producing co-ops on the design of an improved roaster for shea nuts. Shea butter is a traditionally processed commodity vital to the livelihoods of tens of thousands of women in Ghana — and millions more across the West African savanna. The traditional roasting techniques used to produce shea butter have low labor...

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Refrigeration and solar engineer needed

Job | By EcoLife Foods

EcoLife is both “Urban farming” and “Agro-processing” at its best. Through the use of city farms and solar-powered cold rooms/dryers, EcoLife brings you Fresh “N” Dried fruits and vegetables to your doorsteps year round and entices a new generation of young entrepreneurs, expanding employment opportunities. EcoLife is also the recent prize winner of The Global LEAP Off-Grid Cold Chain Challenge from UK Aid. Our solar powered cold rooms reduce post-harvest...

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Burro Product Design Fellowship 2019

Fellowship | By Burro

Burro strives to provide innovative, best-value goods and services across a wide range of categories vital to enhancing the lives of our customers. The Product Design Fellow will lead initiatives to evaluate existing and potential product offerings to improve their ability to meet the needs of Burro’s customers while enhancing Burro’s ability to supply them as cost-effectively as possible. Specific duties include: Lead iterative prototyping and user-testing of new product...

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Engineer-Trainer for India Projects  – AguaClara Reach, Inc.

Job | By AguaClara Reach Inc.,

AguaClara Reach, Inc (predecessor AguaClara LLC) is seeking a highly-motivated engineer to assist our local implementation partner in deploying innovative, non-electric, community-scale water treatment technologies in villages. AguaClara has begun partnering with a reputed NGO in Odisha, India to pilot a unique chlorination technology for a small population. The engineer-trainer must assist the NGO in local fabrication of the technology, installation, startup, troubleshooting, and monitoring. The engineer-trainer will be conducting...

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Design and Field Engineers (Various Locations)  – AguaClara Reach, Inc.

Job | By AguaClara Reach Inc.,

AguaClara Reach is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization (predecessor AguaClara LLC) that designs municipal-scale water treatment plants that are sustainable in underserved communities and trains local organizations to implement the systems on the ground. We are a young startup seeking highly-motivated engineers who are ready for the challenge of bringing safe drinking water to the 750 million people around the world that do not currently have consistent access to it. AguaClara...

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Program Specialist, IEEE Humanitarian Activities & Sustainable Development

Job | By IEEE

Job Summary: The overall purpose of this position is to oversee and assist in the incubation and development of new programs in the area of public imperatives, such as humanitarian- and sustainable development-related activities. The incumbent in this position is primarily responsible for the day-to-day management and continuous improvement of programs and projects and supporting related volunteer committees. The role typically reports to a Director, interacts frequently with IEEE volunteers,...

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Innovate 4 Water – Abuja

Event | By Waterpreneurs

November 27 – 28, 2018 | NAF Conference Centre – Abuja, Nigeria Are you a Nigerian / West African / World expert in: Water and sanitation related business? Utility? Water Engineering? Water, sanitation and related development issues? Sustainable Development Goals? Access to basic services for low income populations? Business and human rights? Market-based solutions? Impact investing? Social entrepreneurship? Blended finance? Circular economy? Decentralized business models? Innovate 4 Water Abuja is...

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Technical Field Manager

Job | By https://www.dimagi.com

All interested candidates should apply through the following link: https://grnh.se/ky704q5j1 Dimagi’s Technical Field Managers are the main drivers in implementing our technology all over the world. They share a passion for challenging experiences and developing solutions for trying environments that enable people to live healthier and more productive lives. As a Technical Field Manager, you will dedicate your time to one of our ground-breaking, large-scale mHealth projects, which is transforming...

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Contractors for Remote Performance Monitors and Sensors for Off-Grid Appliances

Job | By CLASP

The Low Energy Inclusive Appliances (LEIA) program is delivered through an international Efficiency for Access coalition currently chaired by UK aid and Power Africa, which includes a range of co-funders such as Lighting Global, Rockefeller Foundation, Shell Foundation, Sida, EnDev, Good Energies Foundation, and more. The Efficiency for Access Coalition is coordinated by CLASP, the leading international voice and resource for appliance energy efficiency policies and market acceleration initiatives, and...

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Research Team for Solar Milling Field Development and Research

Job | By CLASP

In agricultural based economies of sub-Saharan Africa, grains (particularly maize) are typically the staple food crop. Off grid grain milling has the potential to increase farming efficiency, increase farmer revenue, and promote food security. Typically mills in off-grid areas are fuel powered and as a result have high operating costs and the potential for negative environmental impacts (e.g. pollution and GHG emissions from diesel generators). Where off grid (solar) mills...

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Consultant for Study of Income Generation Models from PV Systems at Health Clinics in Ghana and Uganda

Job | By UN Foundation

The UN Foundation is undertaking a four-year project to provide 62 government-managed primary healthcare facilities in Uganda (36) and Ghana (26) with off-grid solar PV solutions. The goal of the project is to demonstrate how innovative clean energy technologies can enable improved access to quality healthcare in resource-constrained environments through the provision of reliable electricity. The UN Foundation commissioned the project with funding from the UK Department for International Development...

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Global Sustainable Technology & Innovation Conference (G-STIC 2018) Pitch Challenge

Competition | By UN MGCY

The G-STIC 2018 Challenges are launched to encourage students, PhD students, junior researchers, start-ups and SMEs worldwide to come up with original and innovative ideas on new technological solutions that hold great potential for achieving the SDGs. The G-STIC 2018 Challenges provide you with a unique opportunity to join the dialogue on technologies for the SDGs improving your pitching skills and interacting with other participants, having your video pitch displayed...

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