National Workshop on Promoting Sustainable Menstrual Hygiene Management in Bangladesh Organized by Plan International Bangladesh, UNICEF and Youth Alliance International

Plan International Bangladesh in collaboration with UNICEF Bangladesh has organized a National Workshop of Promoting Sustainable Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) in Bangladesh.   The Workshop was designed by two interactive sessions. In the morning session, it was shared good practices on the promotion of MHM at community and institutional levels drawn from Plan’s water, sanitation[…]

10 Entrepreneurs Share Their Secrets to Staying Focused

Here is how to concentrate in a world filled with distractions. Today, being an entrepreneur can be all encompassing. You are always on, all the time.  The danger of living in a world where it is possible to be on call 24/7 is that the majority of your time may be spent fielding phone calls,[…]

Could Your Startup Answer These 23 Pitch Competition Questions?

Asked and answered. These real-life pitch questions from Steve Case’s Rise of the Rest tour can help give you an edge on your next pitch. Entrepreneur is on the road with startup platform Rise of the Rest. Check out Startup Anywhere for stories from the October road trip as well as for insights from thought leaders[…]

Youth for Peace International (YFPI) and Commonwealth Youth Peace Ambassadors Network (CYPAN) organized International Training of Trainers (ToT) on Youth & Peacebuilding with the participants from 8 countries

“I lost my father 9 years ago. And when I chose cycling and music to empower young girls, I didn’t know it’ll make me a nominee for Nobel Peace Prize 2016”. –Zhala Sarmast, 17yrs old, Afghanistan “I had to leave my home, family and country to save my life from violence in communal riots. And[…]

Nikon Small World In Motion Contest 2017 (Win up to $3,000USD)

Deadline: April 30, 2017 The Nikon International Small World Competition firrst began in 1975 as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Since then, Small World has become a leading showcase for photomicrographers from the widest array of scientific disciplines. In 2011, Nikon announced that[…]

Internships with the UN Global Compact -Winter 2017

Deadline: November 13, 2016 The UN Global Compact offers internship opportunities in its New York office for Winter 2017. The UN Global Compact pursues two complementary objectives: (1) making the UN Global Compact and its principles part of business strategy and operations everywhere; and (2) facilitating cooperation among key stakeholders by promoting partnerships and other[…]