World Habitat Awards 2016/17: Rewarding Innovative Solutions to Current Housing Needs & Problems of the World

Deadline: 29 April 2016 The Building and Social Housing Foundation is currently inviting individuals/organisation from all over the world to apply for its World Habitat Awards 2016. The World Habitat Awards is presented at the World Urban Forum and UN-Habitat Governing Council events in April of each year, increasing opportunities for international exposure, networking and dissemination of the award winning approaches. Two awards are given annually to projects that provide practical and … [Read more...]

Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) Awards 2015- Recognizing Excellence in Urban Sanitation

Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) Awards 2015- Recognizing Excellence in Urban Sanitation Deadline: 26 November 2015 India The Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), Government of India has launched Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) – scheme for eliminating open defecation and for enhancing sanitation and public health outcomes in urban areas of country within five years from October 2nd, 2014 to October 2nd 2019 by providing technical and financial support to state and city governments…[more] … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) Awards 2015- Recognizing Excellence in Urban Sanitation

Deadline: 26 November 2015 The Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), Government of India has launched Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) - scheme for eliminating open defecation and for enhancing sanitation and public health outcomes in urban areas of country within five years from October 2nd, 2014 to October 2nd 2019 by providing technical and financial support to state and city governments. Nominations are invited for the awards that cover wide range of good practices across various categories … [Read more...]

2016 Hult Prize Challenge: Win $1,000,000 in start up funding

Deadline: 18 December 2015 The Hult Prize is a start-up accelerator for social entrepreneurship which brings together the brightest college and university students from around the globe to solve the world’s most pressing issues. Hult [email protected] gives participants an opportunity to bypass the traditional Hult Prize application process and fast tracks your team and idea through to one of five regional final rounds of competition. The program allows more students to compete around the world, leading … [Read more...]

Latest Jobs in Environment and Conservation, Water and Sanitation, Program Management, Development Research, Administration and Economics

Latest Jobs in Environment and Conservation: Global Forest Watch Liberia Technical Assistant, Climate and Landscape Analyst, Indonesia Forests and Landscapes Restoration Lead...[more] Latest Jobs in Water and Sanitation: Water Program Associate, Regional WASH Coordinator...[more] Latest Jobs in Program Management: Managing Associate, Programme Officer, Coordinator, United Nations Non-Governmental Liaison Service, Management Officer, Senior Project Officer (Transport)...[more] Latest … [Read more...]

Water Program Associate at World Resource Institute, India

Deadline: Ongoing The World Resource Institute (WRI) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Water Program Associate based in Bangalore, India. The WRI is an environmental and development research and policy organization that creates solutions to protect the Earth and improve people's lives. Key Job Responsibilities The Water Program Associate will perform the following functions- Serve as lead water staff person in India, coordinating with Global … [Read more...]

Research Analyst, Sustainable Transport at World Resource Institute, China

Deadline: Ongoing The World Resource Institute (WRI) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Research Analyst, Sustainable Transport, based in Beijing, China. The WRI is an environmental and development research and policy organization that creates solutions to protect the Earth and improve people's lives. Key Job Responsibilities The Research Analyst, Sustainable Transport will perform the following functions- Conduct desktop research on … [Read more...]

Urban Economist at World Resource Institute, USA

Deadline: Ongoing The World Resource Institute (WRI) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Urban Economist based in Washington DC, USA. The WRI is an environmental and development research and policy organization that creates solutions to protect the Earth and improve people's lives. Key Job Responsibilities The Urban Economist will perform the following functions- Effectively plan, design, and conduct economic analyses that advance the … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Ending Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children in Turkana Kenya

Deadline: 16 November 2015 Terre des Hommes Netherlands is seeking proposals for “Ending Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children in Turkana Kenya” to support projects working on the same. Whilst the Kenyan government has taken some positive and laudable steps to tackle CSEC through the 2013 -2017 National Plan of Action Against CSEC, a lot still remains to be done at different levels - family, community, national government and regional. The existence and continued growth of CSEC within … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Fighting Trafficking & Unsafe Migration of Children in Kenya

Deadline: 16 November 2015 Terre des Hommes Netherlands (TdH-NL) is inviting non-governmental organisations (NGOs or CSOs) with the required framework to submit full proposals on : Fighting Trafficking & Unsafe Migration of Children in Kenya. Tackling trafficking and unsafe migration of children is an important theme in TdH-NL's current strategic plan (2011­-2015). As part of its new strategic plan (2016­-2020), TdH-NL plans to increase its support to comprehensive projects addressing … [Read more...]