Introduction to EGD

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Engineering for Global Development (EGD) is an interdisciplinary practice that aims to improve the quality of life of underserved communities worldwide through the design and delivery of technology-based solutions combined with building of local capacity. To do this effectively, practitioners must integrate their technical training with an understanding of economics and business, social science and politics to benefit people living in poverty. At E4C, we’ve developed a learning framework and courses for those new to the field.

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This self-paced course prepares you to design and deploy impact-driven solutions for underserved communities.Course modules follow the Solution Development Process shown below. E4C members can access the full course for free and qualify for a Continuing Education Unit equivalent to 10 Professional Development Hours upon completion of all 4 modules.

PlanDeveloping an intelligent strategy to achieve project goals & expectations, considerate of contextual realities and project constraints.

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