Editor’s Note & Call for Chapters on Teacher Education

by |May 30th, 2018

Editor’s Note & Call for Chapters:  Teacher Education Volume by the South Asia Special Interest Group at Comparative International Education Society By Radhika Iyengar & Matthew Witenstein   South Asia Special Interest Group (SIG) at the Comparative International Education Society (CIES) is coming-up with their 2nd volume under Palgrave Macmillan. The SIG’s first book on Participatory… read more

Official Launch of the Jeffrey Sachs Center on Sustainable Development

by |December 13th, 2016

On December 9, 2016 the Jeffrey Sachs Center on Sustainable Development (JSC) officially launched in Sunway City, Malaysia. This Center is the first of its kind in Asia, and aims to promote sustainable development initiatives in Malaysia and in Asia. At the launching, Prime Minister of Malaysia, Najib Razak, praised the Center for supporting the… read more

EFA Global Monitoring Report – Consultation for the 2016 Report

by |December 8th, 2014

Dear Colleagues, Starting in 2016, a new series of reports will monitor the state of education in the framework of the anticipated Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to be finalized by the UN in September 2015. The first report in this series, the 2016 Report, will focus on ‘Education, sustainability and the post-2015 development agenda’, as… read more

Ghana Completes the 1st Community Health Worker Roadmap

by |May 6th, 2014

The One Million Community Health Workers (1mCHW) Campaign, through close collaboration with the Ghanaian Ministry of Health, is pleased to announce the release of the government’s national Community Health Worker (CHW) Roadmap. The Roadmap details the technical model of the new Ghanaian CHW program including health services to be delivered, essential supplies package, training requirements, terms… read more

One Million Community Health Workers Campaign Marks One Year Anniversary

by |January 29th, 2014

January marks one-year since the launch of the One Million Community Health Workers (1mCHW) Campaign! We have lots to celebrate as we continue to mobilize support for the integration of professionally trained community health workers (CHWs) into national health workforces in sub-Saharan Africa. Here are some highlights of the year: Ten countries have requested support… read more

Calling For Abstracts

by |April 2nd, 2013

The Global Association of Master’s in Development Practice Programs, in collaboration with the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), will present the First International Conference on Sustainable Development Practice on September 6-7, 2013 at Columbia University, New York. Registration is now open. The conference is seeking proposals for practical solutions to address the complex challenges of sustainable development. The… read more

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