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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+...


Design of Engineering Solutions for Health Challenges in Crisis – Beirut, July 2-20 2018

Training | By American University of Beirut

The Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) and the Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (MSFEA) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) are jointly offering a three-week course on “Design of Engineering Solutions for Health Challenges in Crisis”, Beirut, 2-20 July 2018. This course encourages students to engage in designing engineering solutions that would alleviate health challenges faced by people in protracted humanitarian crises. This Humanitarian Engineering course was designed to...


Youth Climate Leaders Program Applications Open

Training | By Youth Climate Leaders

Students and young people starting their careers or going through a career transition can apply for the Youth Climate Leaders (YCL) program. YCL is developing a unique experience for participants: one trip around the world to learn more about climate change in theory, understand it in practice, and work on hands-on projects with other young people. The program will kick off with a 10-day immersion in Paris scheduled to begin on July 20th. There,...


On-Line Humanitarian/Development Engineering Courses

Training | By The Ohio State University, College of Engineering

Well-tested on-line courses, including short courses, on humanitarian/development engineering, with an accompanying book that is a free download: https://hecourse.engineering.osu.edu Email: passino.1@osu.eduFirst Name: KevinLast Name: PassinoCompany: The Ohio State University, College of EngineeringJob Type: Training


Online Course: Professional Management of Water Well Drilling Projects and Programmes

Training | By Skat Foundation

The Skat Foundation announced that registration is now open for an online course: Professional Management of Water Well Drilling Projects and Programmes – an Overview that will run from the 5 March to 14 April 2018. The course provides an overview of what is required to improve borehole drilling professionalism within an organisation and for the country more widely. The course provides participants with an understanding of the following key elements: groundwater information,...


ICTD Masters Program @ University of Colorado Boulder

Training | By CU Boulder

The ATLAS Institute at the University of Colorado Boulder invites candidates to apply to the Master’s program in ICTD to learn how to use technology to affect social change. University of Colorado Boulder, ATLAS MS Information and Communication Technology for Development (ICTD) graduate students are creative problem solvers focused on some of the world’s biggest issues. With a flexible multidisciplinary curriculum and strong industry partnerships, our graduate students get jobs working...


ReadWrite Labs IoT Startup Accelerator – Accepting Applications

Training | By Readwrite labs

ReadWrite Labs, the world’s first and leading accelerator focused on the Internet of Things (IoT) and the Connected World, is accepting applications for our January 2017 San Francisco class. The four-week accelerator program is specifically designed to give startups the critical information and skills founders and their teams need to get to market faster, smarter, and better prepared to achieve global success. APPLY NOW: http://readwritelabs.com/apply Email: labs@readwrite.comFirst Name: CraigLast Name:...


Rotary Graduate Scholarships for Water and Sanitation Professionals

Training | By UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education

The Rotary Scholarships for Water and Sanitation Professionals have been designed to promote long-term productive relationships between Rotarians and highly skilled water and sanitation professionals in their communities. Rotary scholars will benefit from the support they receive through regular contact with sponsoring Rotarians from their home country and the opportunity to interact with Rotarians in the Netherlands. After graduating, scholars’ expertise will be put to work improving water and sanitation...


MOOC: Powering Agriculture—Sustainable Energy for Food

Training | By The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), Duke Energy, and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)

We are happy to announce that the global initiative “Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development” (PAEGC) is launching a free Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) in cooperation with TH Köln – University of Applied Sciences. The 8-week course, which will run from Feb. 1 – Mar. 27, 2016, introduces challenges and solutions for sustainable energy use in the agriculture and food industry. https://poweringag.org/mooc


Siemens Stiftung Offers Interactive Online Training for Social Entrepreneurs


The past two years have shown that the regional workshops offered by the “empowering people. Network“ have gained in popularity. Held to bring social entrepreneurs and innovators together, the training sessions not only provide insights into relevant topics needed in inclusive business, but also offer social entrepreneurs the opportunity to meet and exchange experiences and knowledge. In an endeavor to reach a wider audience, the “empowering people. Network” is now...


3 Day Workshop


Arches, Vaults & Domes: Catalan & Free-Spanning Techniques 3 Day Workshop Satprem Maïni and Lara Davis – two global experts on earthen vaulting from the Auroville Earth Institute, India – have been invited by Jim Hallock and Earth Block International to teach a short, practical workshop on the design and construction of earthen Arches, Vaults and Domes (AVD). The workshop will introduce two vaulting techniques used for the construction of...


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