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Humanitarian Water Engineering Intensive Course

Training | By The Dahdaleh Institute for Global Health Research at York University, Canada

The Humanitarian Water Engineering Intensive Course offers participants an opportunity to gain practical knowledge of the design, construction, and operation of water supply systems in emergencies. The course covers both the theoretical fundamentals and the practical considerations of providing safe water, from source to consumer, in humanitarian contexts. Over ten weeks, participants will learn about the many factors that need to be considered when designing water systems, including source selection,...


Workshop: Infusing Sustainability Into the Curriculum

Training | By VentureWell

Workshop: Infusing Sustainability Into the Curriculum The workshop will help faculty incorporate sustainability-focused student learning outcomes into their curricula using the Entrepreneurial Mindset and Engineering for One Planet frameworks. Faculty will learn to do the following: -Teach key sustainability concepts, tools, and frameworks online or in person. -Enhance existing courses by integrating environmental metrics and methods as well as social, business, and teamwork skills into online or classroom activities through...


Duke-UNICEF Innovation Accelerator Seeks WASH Entrepreneurs

Training | By Duke-UNICEF Innovation Accelerator

Are you a social entrepreneur working on sanitation and hygiene issues in Africa? If not, do you know terrific colleagues who are? The Duke-UNICEF Innovation Accelerator is recruiting its next cohort of social entrepreneurs, working in or across Africa, that deploy promising sanitation and hygiene products and/or services, innovative supply chain models, business models, or other approaches that have potential for widespread, sustainable impact. Ready to scale your innovation or...


Inclusive Innovation and Inclusive Business Online Training – Register by March 1, 2021 at Discounted Rate

Training | By MIT D-Lab

MIT D-Lab is offering two dynamic and interactive virtual courses on Inclusive Innovation and Inclusive Business featuring real-world case studies, guest speakers, in-depth discussions and networking opportunities. By the end of each course, participants will leave with a toolkit of practical frameworks and methods they can use in making their global work more inclusive and resilient. The courses are a great way to connect with D-Lab values and approaches, build your innovation...


COVID-19 Security Awareness Training for Employees (Brief)

Training | By A Professional Africa

Visit https://aprofessionalafrica.com/HomeCourse/courseDetails/122 for a 2 hour inexpensive training for ALL your employees anywhere in the world, especially Africa. MindEdge’s Security Awareness Online Training teaches employees to identify and prevent security breaches before they happen. For less than five cents per day per employee, your staff will have year-long, anytime, anywhere access to our highly-rated online security awareness training. This comprehensive training spans the facets of security awareness from in-office to...


UC Berkeley Master of Development Engineering – Apply by April 1, 2021

Training | By Blum Center for Developing Economies, University of California, Berkeley

Applications are open for UC Berkeley’s Master of Development Engineering! The Master of Development Engineering is UC Berkeley’s first professional degree committed to solving complex global challenges across the corporate, nonprofit, and government sectors. Graduates of the program will be: Empowered with the ability to develop scalable, sustainable approaches to complex societal challenges globally and locally. Equipped to design new sustainable solutions through technology innovations and social entrepreneurship. Enabled to contribute...


Green Entrepreneurship Massive Online Open Course

Training | By United Nations Development Programme

Do you want to grasp new business opportunities in the field of productive, circular and sharing economies? Are you interested in addressing environmental challenges by selling a green product or service and creating green jobs in your country? Would you like to create and launch an innovative business model that creates environmental and social value? The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Convention on Biological Diversity, EcoEnterprises Fund, FaithInvest, Fordham University’s...


PhD: Gender equity in humanitarian engineering education

Training | By University of Technology Sydney

Recent preliminary research into humanitarian engineering education has indicated a higher level of diverse participation than what is represented in the general engineering student cohort. In particular, gender participation has been seen to be at or near parity. This research will explore the underlying perceptions and motivations for students engaging in humanitarian engineering activities to understand this diverse participation. Extending on existing research that focuses on university student participation, this...


Phd: Developing authentic assessments in humanitarian engineering education

Training | By University of Technology Sydney

Humanitarian engineering is an emerging engineering field that is being incorporated into the engineering curriculum at the University of Technology Sydney by the rollout in coming years of a humanitarian engineering sub-major. This will build on and complement existing subjects such as Engineering Communication and others which focus on the development of skills in human-centred design, socio-technical thinking, sustainability, and other skills related to humanitarian engineering. However, such skills can...


PhD: Key skills in humanitarian engineering

Training | By University of Technology Sydney

The landscape of humanitarian engineering education in universities is rapidly expanding, with the number of programs in humanitarian engineering and related fields roughly doubling in the last decade. Ideally, these programs should equip students with the skills to be effective in humanitarian engineering work. But what are the key skills used in humanitarian engineering practice? And what skills learned in humanitarian engineering practice can be subsequently applied in mainstream professional...


PhD: A phenomenography of humanitarian engineering

Training | By University of Technology Sydney

Humanitarian engineering is an emerging engineering field that is becoming increasingly incorporated into university engineering curriculum around Australia and the world, with various institutions offering subjects, minors, and even majors in the area. However, there remain competing definitions and interpretations of humanitarian engineering, ranging from emergency disaster relief, to design under constraint, to a broad set of skills and approaches that can be incorporated in mainstream professional engineering practice. Phenomenography...


Humanitarian Engineering PhD Topics and Scholarships

Training | By RMIT University

Are you passionate about using design, engineering and technology for social change? Are you interested in advancing knowledge in the emerging field of Humanitarian Engineering? The Humanitarian Engineering Group at RMIT University has five new PhD topics open to interested candidates. The topics are: – Exploring application of emerging technologies in humanitarian and development contexts – Adapting participatory design approaches to the context of humanitarian design and engineering projects –...


Online Graduate Certificate in Peace Engineering at Drexel University (USA)

Training | By Drexel University

Drexel’s one-of-a-kind online Graduate Certificate in Peace Engineering combines STEM with conflict management to prepare you for a career in peacebuilding. Designed for engineers, government and military officials, and peacebuilding practitioners, the curriculum was developed in collaboration with the U.S. Institute of Peace and the PeaceTech Lab. You’ll learn how to integrate technology, engineering approaches, polices and the practices of peacebuilding into conflict resolution. PROGRAM FEATURES The three-course, nine-credit certificate...


Buy One, Get One Free Unite for Sight’s Online Certificate Programs in Global Health

Training | By Unite for Sight

Unite For Sight’s Global Health University offers more than 20 online certificate programs. In celebration of the 10-year anniversary of Unite For Sight’s certificate programs, they are offering the opportunity from now until May 24 to “Buy One Certificate and Get One Certificate Free.” After registering for the certificate programs, you may thereafter complete the curriculum at your convenience. The 3-step enrollment process for this opportunity is included below. Registration steps: Review the 20...


UnLtd India Is Seeking Social Entrepreneurs

Training | By UnLtdIndia

UnLtd India is looking for early-stage social entrepreneurs working in any sector to join their next cohort. The Incubation Program provides support to social entrepreneurs to help them grow their social businesses through personalized coaching, connect with follow-on funders, gain access to peer learning and exposure to industry; sectoral experts. Eligibility criteria Indian citizens over the age of 18 Must have ideas or an existing organisation (The organisation cannot be legally...


Build Health International Summer Internship for Engineering Student

Training | By Build Health International

Make a difference this summer 2019! Are you an Engineering student looking to have a positive impact with your work? Join the Build Health International team for an amazing summer internship that’s sponsored by Autodesk Foundation. Applications deadline is May 1st. Apply now here. Build Health International (BHI) develops high-quality healthcare infrastructure in impoverished regions of the world to enable the provision of dignified care to those who need it most. BHI...


Learn To Build With Earthbags, In Nepal

Training | By good earth global

Our introduction to revolutionary Earthbag technology in Nepal combines hands-on Earthbag building experience with a close-up introduction to daily village life, all in the shadows of the mighty Himalayas. Under our supervision volunteer engineers employ innovative Earthbag construction techniques to construct sustainable and earthquake-resistant permanent structures for impoverished rural villages, in a country still in desperate need of infrastructure after a devastating 2015 earthquake. Prior building or construction experience is...


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...


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...


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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