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EFMD Entrepreneurship Conference

ORGANIZER: 
European Foundation for Management Development
DATE: 
Mar 4, 2013 (All day) to Mar 5, 2013 (All day)

The overall theme of the conference is: “Empowering Entrepreneurs for Growth." 

Program:

Girls for Change! Participatory video for monitoring and evaluation brings valuable lessons for girl programming

ORGANIZER: 
InsightShare
DATE: 
Feb 14, 2013 (10:00am to 11:00am)

A webinar which brings together different stakeholders involved in a recent Participatory Video for Monitoring and Evaluation programme. The panel includes girl beneficiaries and programme implementors from Uganda and Guartemala as well as trainer and donor representatives.

Investing in Young People 2013

Financial Times

Governments and business are coming to realize that educating future workers and consumers is critical for global stability.  Check out this special report from Financial Times on the benefits of investing in young people.

Resource Type: 
Report

The Commonwealth Conference on Education and Training of Youth Workers

ORGANIZER: 
The Commonwealth Secretariat in partnership with the Government of the Republic of South Africa
DATE: 
Mar 18, 2013 (All day) to Mar 20, 2013 (All day)

The Commonwealth Conference on Education and Training of Youth Workers (CCETYW 2013) has been organised by The Commonwealth Secretariat in partnership with the Government of the Republic of South Africa with an aim of bringing together Youth Development Practitioners from across the commonwealth for the 1st time ever. The delegates are drawn from youth development networks in Governments, NGOs youth workers associations and Youth Development agencies.

Innovative Secondary Education for Skills Enhancement

Results for Development Institute

Innovative Secondary Education for Skills Enhancement was presented under the Monitoring, evaluation and Impact Assessment Track at the 2012 Global Youth Economic Opportunities Conference. Results for Development Institute discusses the focus of their research and evaluation efforts, as well as any future programming that is expected to result from the research. 

Resource Type: 
Presentation

Digital Opportunity Trust Overview

Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT)

Ms. Janet Longmore presented on the Technology Plenary Panel at the 2012 Global Youth Economic Opportunities Conference. An overview of Digital Opportunity Trust is given. 

Resource Type: 
Presentation

Increasing Incomes and Advancing Social Identities of Rural Adolescent Girls

Save the Children

Increasing Incomes and Advancing Social Identities of Rural Adolescent Girls was presented under the Workforce Development Track at the 2012 Global Youth Economic Opportunities Conference. Promising practices in gender and workforce development programs are discussed.

Resource Type: 
Presentation

Getting ready for the 21st century

HP

Getting ready for the 21st century  was presented at the 2012 Global Youth Economic Opportunities Conference by Gabi Zedlmayer. Zedlmayer explains how innovative technology can be used to solve some of the biggest issues we face in the environment, education and in healthcare.

Resource Type: 
Presentation

Strength, Creativity and Livelihoods of Karimojong Youth

Restless Development, Institute of Development Studies, Pastoralist Communication Initiative

In 2011, Restless Development, in partnership with IDS and the Pastoralist Communication Initiative, supported a group of young Karimojong men and women to conduct action research, exploring the barriers hindering young people from securing sustainable livelihoods in one of the poorest post conflict regions in Africa.  This resulted in the illustrated book “Strength, Creativity and Livelihoods of Karimojong Youth”.

Resource Type: 
Report

Comparing Evaluation Methods for Financial Education Interventions in Africa

Citi Foundation and Genesis Analytics

Comparing Evaluation Methods for Financial Education Interventions in Africa was presented under the Monitoring, Evaluation, and Impact Assessment Track at the 2012 Global Youth Economic Opportunities Conference.This presentation explores the importance and relative merits of various evaluation methodologies for financial education interventions for youth in Africa, through the experience of the DFID-funded Financial Education Fund (FEF).

Resource Type: 
Presentation

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