When the United Nations adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals on September 25th, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stated that the goals are "a promise by…Continue
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World leaders signed off on the new Sustainable Development Goals ("Global Goals") at the UN General Assembly earlier this week. Building on the successes of the Millennium Development Goals, the Global…Continue
There are countless opportunities for individuals seeking to pursue academic study and/or obtain additional professional experience at all levels to obtain financial support from private foundations, nonprofits, directly from academic institutions and from…
Over the past four decades, countless organizations have been formed to try and foster advocacy, collective action and bridge building to convene like minded professionals or individuals to work to address specific challenges in sectors ranging from health, education, conflict and others.
The purpose of this resource guide is to provide an overview of…Continue
Is your organization involved in peacebuilding, social entrepreneurship, development or international affairs issues?
Are you responsible for recruiting students, seeking candidates for jobs/consultancies , advertising for trainings, courses, events, postgraduate degrees?
Do you want to effectively reach thousands of interested individuals and organizations from around the…Continue
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Be part of a global team!
Volunteer on the front lines! Share your days collaborating with passionate local youth, organizations and industry to overcome youth unemployment and sustainable livelihoods, one of the greatest challenges of our time.
EQWIP HUBs is seeking 50 experienced young Canadians in July and August to take part in an 8 month professional experience at one of 17 youth innovation spaces as funded by…Continue
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As we have written, this week, two members of the PCDN team are attending the annual Interaction Conference which is the key meeting of US based humanitarian and development NGOS.
Yesterday I attended a wonderful session on Innovative Finance for INGOS: What, When, Who and How.…Continue
Added by Craig Zelizer on July 8, 2015 at 6:27pm — No Comments
PCDN Celebrates 8 Years of Changemaking
PCDN is turning 8! Since its launch in 2007, PCDN has become to the go-to hub for the global changemaking community. We are proud of what we have achieved thus far and the incredible engaged community that supports us!
In the past eight years,…Continue
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On June 24, 2015 I was fortunate to attend a wonderful panel at the Annual Interaction Forum “Let’s Grab Coffee”: Informational Interviews and Tools to Broaden Your Network.
The session featured several excellent speakers who shared their wisdom and experience with the participants (mostly…Continue
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This week, I'm delighted to be attending the…Continue
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Annual Olympism in Action Professional Training
Athens, Marathon & Ancient Olympia, Greece June 25-July 5, 2015
Registration is open for the O4H Praxis Summer Program
Given the increased international interest from a number of humanitarian, educational, sport, NGO practitioners and civil society institutions to…Continue
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Theme: Humanitarian action, prevention and resilience: bridges across agencies, policy and practice
A call for humanitarian action and collective wisdom
Submit your abstract by May 30th , 2015…Continue
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Small farm holders in the developing world face similar struggles as they often have to purchase seeds and fertilizers in one large payment to improve their harvest. MyAgro, provides an innovative alternative to farmers, eliminating the need for banks and placing financial decision-making in the hands of small farm holders.…Continue
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One of our favorite times for the PCDN Team is when we are fortunate enough to interact with our amazing members all over the world. We greatly appreciate the stories of appreciation for the impact that PCDN is having around the world (please continue to add your comments about how PCDN has impacted your work…Continue
Added by Craig Zelizer on April 28, 2015 at 1:52pm — No Comments
The MA in Conflict Resolution Program at Georgetown University had the pleasure of hosting Sarah Chayes, Senior Associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace for a talk on her new book Thieves of State. Why Corruption Threatens Global…Continue
Blog by Ahmed Gutan, view original post here: http://bit.ly/1c4swej
Sport has become a world language, a common denominator that breaks down all the walls, all the barriers. It is a worldwide industry whose practices can have widespread impact. Most of all, it is a powerful tool for progress and for development” – Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General…Continue
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Dear PCDN Community
We need your help to grow PCDN and would greatly appreciate if you could share the general…
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For my final project for TC105: Mobiles for International Development, I decided to interview Amy Sweeney of …Continue
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