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Workshop in Development Practice - Final Presentations

Friday, May 2, 2014 - 9:30am - 6:00pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1512
The student teams in SIPAs Workshop in Development Practice have been working this year with clients in eighteen countries on innovative development-related projects involving rural development, health and education, environment, governance, gender, infrastructure, microfinance, media development, social entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, and private sector development. The teams will be presenting their findings and recommendations in a conference at SIPA on May 1st and May 2nd. Workshop clients, faculty advisers, members of the Columbia/SIPA community, SIPA alumni and the general public are invited and highly encouraged to attend any sessions of interest.

The Workshop in Development Practice is sponsored by the Economic and Political Development Concentration. This years workshop clients Batey Relief Alliance (Dominican Republic), Bhagini Nivedita Sahakari Bank (India), BRAC (Uganda), Beraca (Brazil), Booz Allen Hamilton (Tanzania), Endeavor (Morocco), Fundacion Paz y Bien (Colombia), Fundacion Carvajal (Colombia), Instituto Palmas (Brazil), Koto (Vietnam), Loolys (Morocco), Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Kosovo), National Agency for Technological Development (Kazakhstan), Open Development Cambodia, Srinivasan Services Trust (India), Transparency International (Honduras, Niger and Zimbabwe), UN Women Training Centre (Italy and Dominican Republic), UNDP (New York), UNICEF (Nigeria), Womens World Banking (China).

Workshop Final Presentation schedule

Workshop in Development Practice Slide Show

For more information, please contact Professor Jenny McGill (em419@columbia.edu) or Ilona Vinklerova (iv2105@columbia.edu).
For further information regarding this event, please contact Ilona Vinklerova by sending email to iv2105@columbia.edu .
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