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  • Intensive course on Social Entrepreneurship



    10th & 11th October 2015,  Kathmandu, Nepal

    Social entrepreneurs are attaining attention nationally and globally motivated by the aspiration for change and to see the world as it could be, not as it is now. Participants in this course will be able to understand, share and transform the meaning of ‘Social Entrepreneurship’, how social entrepreneurs have developed innovative solutions to address social problems and many more. The intention of the course is to…

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  • Intensive Course on International Cooperation, Development Indicators and Post MDGs-2015, Kathmandu

    An Intensive Course on International Cooperation, Development Indicators and Post MDGs-2015 is being offered in Kathmandu by Master in International Cooperation and Development (MICD) in collaboration with partner’s institutes in Nepal and Italy. A course on above subject is designed for 12 hours (10 hours intensive teaching and followed by attending a national seminar for 2 hours).  The Course will be entirely delivered by Prof Gianni Vaggi from University of Pavia, Italy. Prof Vaggi is a founder of the Master…

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  • CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Master in Cooperation and Development of Pavia - 19th edition, a.y. 2015-16

    CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Master in Cooperation and Development of Pavia - 19th edition, a.y. 2015-16

    Deadline for applications: 30th June 2015

    The call for applications for the 19th edition of the Master C&D is open!

    The school selects every year 30 students of different nationalities graduated in any major.

    • A number of dedicated scholarships for students coming from developing countries is guaranteed
    • The school is exploring the possibility of offering special scholarships to Italian students under the INPS scheme
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    • Graduate Conference on Environment and Development- March 29 and 30, 2015

      Central Department of Env. Science (TU), ISET-Nepal and Resources Himalaya Foundation have joined to organize Graduate Conference on Environment and Development as a regular event. The conference is envisioned as a forum in which recent graduate/researchers will share their research findings, ideas and thoughts with the objective of generating knowledge that will help address some of the emerging challenges Nepal faces. The first conference will be held on March 29 and 30, 2015 at NTNC Hall Khumaltar. We thus humbly…

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    • Scholarships, Exchange and Global learning

      Scholarships, Exchange and Global learning: The MICD announces Call for Application in new Intake 2015-2016. The Master in International Cooperation and Development (MICD), a two-year professional Master’s Program jointly designed and offered by Mid-western University (MU) and the International School of Advanced Studies (ISAS), under the academic and technical assistance from the University of Pavia in Italy.
      MICD is a two-year professional Master’s Programme developed to equip learners with specialized knowledge and effective tools to manage and implement different…

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    • CDN Meeting at Pavia

      CDN - Cooperation and Development Network conducted a meeting among collaborating Master's Programmes from different countries on 21 Jan 2015 in Pavia. MICD representative Mr Bishnu Bahadur Khatri participated for the same. The meeting focused on strengthening CDN Network and it's activities, collaboration and exchange. The activities such as student exchange, faculty exposure, joint research, thesis competition and promoting learning activities are foreseen for the benefit of CDN students in any Master's Programme. Prof Gianni Vaggi, CDN Director led the…

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    • CDN Paper Competition for EXPO 2015, Italy

      CDN students can apply till 15 June 2015

      The Cooperation and Development Network launches a competition for awarding innovative papers on themes related to Italian EXPO 2015 “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life”.The paper should provide a contribution to new knowledge in one or more of the following areas: Food security and nutrition (food availability, food access, and food use); Challenges to achieving food security (global water crisis, land degradation, climate change); Children and food security; Gender and food security;…

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