Posts tagged with ‘education’

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Youth in Nairobi: Technology and Education

by Guest blogger

This blog was produced by Cherie Enns.  She is an educator (University of the Fraser Valley) and urban planner (Cherie Enns Consulting), who first moved to Kenya in 1970.  It is high time we stopped viewing our kids inflatable water slide young people as part of the problem and started cultivating their promise and potential. Let […]

Information and Communications Technologies and their Promise for Development Education

by Guest blogger

This blog post was written by Iain Macdonald, a CCIB Solutions associate.  Iain Macdonald runs an industry training and capacity-building centre at The University of British Columbia, and has sixteen years of experience in the creation and delivery of training, education and capacity-building solutions in Canadian and international contexts. As a consultant, he has worked […]

Understanding the decision making process of the world’s poor

by Michelle Dupuis

When I was working in Bolivia, I remember learning about a huge call for proposals for projects in the lowland area of the country.  Thanks to good relations with the communities in that area, we went to meet the President of the Confederation of Indigenous Peoples of Bolivia (CIDOB) to see whether we could partner […]