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Student volunteer editor for Global Notes needed

Sherry Gray on September 30, 11

Talk to past GN editors Rachel Garaghty or Joshua Smuda for information on needs, work....

Prof. Zelizer's guide to funds to support work in peacebuilding, intern'l development & related fields

Sherry Gray on September 30, 11

From Prof. Craig Zelizer at Georgetown University, the guru behind Peace and Collaborative Development Network....

HHH students interested in international internships--save the date Oct 19

Sherry Gray on September 30, 11

HHH first year students: panel on international internships Wednesday, October 19, noon to 1pm. 55 Humphrey Center IFP Lounge...

3 yr postdoc in media & democracy at Reuters Institute (international relations)

Sherry Gray on September 30, 11

http://www.scholarshipsgrantsloan.com/career-development-fellow-in-media-and-democracy-university-of-oxford-uk/ The closing date for applications is midday on Wednesday 19th October 2011....

International Alert, Long- & Short-Term Advisor Positions, Africa

Sherry Gray on September 30, 11

crosslisted from Peace and Collaborative Development Network...

Support for ventures addressing a massive social or environmental problem

Sherry Gray on September 30, 11

2012 Unreasonable Institute Convinced you have the entrepreneurial mettle to improve the lives of millions of people around the world? Accelerate your...

MPP student Duane Johnson on prize-winning Acara Challenge team working on clean water, India

Sherry Gray on September 30, 11

cross posted from http://www.vita.mn/story.php?id=127312038 and photo from Acara Newsletter - September 2011 @work: Water for all August 11, 2011 U of...

Oct 11: Nicaragua 2011, A Rural Perspective

Sherry Gray on September 29, 11

Global Spotlight 2Tuesday Series -- Oct. 11, 2011 October 11, 2011 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. (Lunch served at noon) 101 University International...

Who will win the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize? Contest to pick the winner

Sherry Gray on September 29, 11

Did you know that the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize winner will be selected next week? The official announcement will be issued by...

Catholic Relief Service International Development Fellows Program (IDFP)

Sherry Gray on September 29, 11

for more info see http://crs.org/about/careers/fellowships/ The International Development Fellows Program's online application for the 2012-2013 cycle is now available....

Oct 7: The Future Global Food System

Sherry Gray on September 29, 11

http://foodindustrycenter.umn.edu/NewsEvents/index.htm 2011 Learning and Leadership in Food Event Encouraged to attend are food industry professionals; public sector professionals working on food-related...

Part-Time Research and Advocacy Coordinator / Univ of Toronto Faculty of Law / CLIE / Toronto, Canada

on September 29, 11

Part-Time Research And Advocacy Coordinator, CLIE The International Human Rights Program / University of Toronto Faculty of Law Toronto, Canada. Closing date:...

Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (Center for Research & Teaching on Economics, CIDE) 1 year visiting fellow in social sciences, starting Jan 2012 (Aguascalientes, México)

Sherry Gray on September 29, 11

The search is open until the position is filled. Complete applications received by January 3rd, 2011, are guaranteed full consideration. For more...

Communication Officer / AAWRD/AFARD / Dakar, Senegal / Closing Date October 10, 2011

on September 29, 11

Communication Officer The Association of African Women for Research and Development (AAWORD/AFARD) Dakar, Senegal. Closing date: October 10, 2011. Website: http://www.afard.org Background:...

Senior Manager, Latin American Communications / Latin America

on September 29, 11

Senior Manager, Latin American Communications Global Communications Team Offices in Latin America Description This position will work as part of Global Communications...

Fellowships for grad students to study in Berlin

Sherry Gray on September 29, 11

12 months grants for young academics who would like to study at a Berlin institution of higher education or use the research...

Sept 29, 10am Culture Corps discussion on perspectives of humanitarian aid & asylum policies in developed nations and recent political trends in Norway

Sherry Gray on September 29, 11

ISSS Culture Corps invites you Norway_Conservadurism_Call-1.pptx Are perspectives of humanitarian aid and asylum policy changing in developed nations? Are Neo-Conservatism and Xenophobia...

JOB: Peace Alliance Executive Project Manager (Wash DC)

Sherry Gray on September 28, 11

Wash, DC Peace Alliance Seeks Executive Project Manager - Peace and Collaborative Development Network http://t.co/bGnQ5w03...

Prof. Katherine Fennelly speaking on racial justice & immigration, Oct 17, YWCA event

Sherry Gray on September 28, 11

United States of Immigrants? A look at today's dynamic racial and ethnic landscape. Join the YWCA of Minneapolis for an insightful panel...

UMN Global Spotlight grants for faculty, grad students, events

Sherry Gray on September 28, 11

http://global.umn.edu/spotlight/grants.html Related to Latin America/Caribbean, to urbanization, or to both. Train: Global Spotlight 2012 Grants Program In 2012, the Global Spotlight will...

Reminder: Jim Harkness, President, Institute for Agriculture & Trade Policy (IATP) speaking at HHH Wednesday, Sept 28, starting at 11:15am

Sherry Gray on September 28, 11

Bio: http://www.iatp.org/about/staff/jim-harkness Humphrey School Career Conversation with Jim Harkness, President, Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy 11:15am - 12:30pm, Wednesday, September 28...

January course in India focused on urban health issues (open to grad students in many fields, includes field-based internship)

Sherry Gray on September 28, 11

This program used to be open only for students from Harvard University. Contact Prof. William Toscano in School of Public Health for...

Opinion: Asia & the Responsibility to Protect: What Now?

Sherry Gray on September 28, 11

cross posted from PacNet Newsletter PacNet(at)hawaiibiz.rr.com PacNet #56 Tuesday, September 27, 2011 Most Asian states have chosen to bypass the debate on...

The Cassinga Massacre of Namibian Exiles in 1978

on September 27, 11

ICGC BROWN BAG LECTURE ENDURING SUFFERING: THE CASSINGA MASSACRE OF NAMIBIAN EXILES IN 1978 AND CONFLICTS BETWEEN TESTIMONIES AND SURVIVORS' MEMORIES. Presented...

Issuing Social Security Numbers to 1.2 Billion People in India/ Lecture / 9-28-2011

on September 27, 11

CSE Lecture Issuing Social Security Numbers to 1.2 Billion People - Issues and Challenges in India's Unique ID Project Wednesday, September 28,...

Inaugural International Research Conference, Feb 17, 2012, grad student proposals welcome

on September 27, 11

The Global Spotlight is pleased to announce a call for proposals for the inaugural international research conference Addressing Global Challenges through International...

International Planning Course / Kerala, South India / Dec 27 - Jan 15, 2012

on September 27, 11

International Planning course - "Eco-sensitive Low-cost Housing" University of Iowa, urban and Regional Planning Program From December 27, 2011 to January 15,...

Freeman Workshop Sept 27: Greta Friedemann-Sánchez on Unpaid Caregiving in the Development Process

Sherry Gray on September 26, 11

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Greta flyer.doc Professor...

Sept 26: Career Conversation with Ray Menard, CEO of Cheetah Development

Sherry Gray on September 26, 11

Cheetah Development, located in Minnesota, supports economic growth in the developing world. Ray will discuss the work of Cheetah Development, and his...

Event Sept 26: Public Finance Reform in China

Sherry Gray on September 25, 11

HHH Visiting Scholar Yang Quanshe speaking on Beyond Transparency, the Path of Public Finance Reform in China HHH Visiting Scholar Yang Quanshe...

Council on Foreign Rels conference call Sept 28 11am HHH 173

Sherry Gray on September 24, 11

On behalf of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), I invite you to participate in the next CFR Academic Conference Call on...

Sept 29: Are Neo-Conservatism & Xenophobia gaining support in Norway?

Sherry Gray on September 24, 11

ISSS Culture Corps invites you Are perspectives of humanitarian aid and asylum policy changing in developed nations? Are Neo-Conservatism and Xenophobia gaining...

Deborah Levison speaking Sept 26 on "Rights & Wrongs of Children's Work" at MPC

Sherry Gray on September 24, 11

http://www.pop.umn.edu/sites/www.pop.umn.edu/files/Levison%20MPC%209-26-11%20Seminar.pdf Monday, September 26 Unless otherwise noted, all MPC seminars are held from 12:15 to1:15 PM on Mondays in the MPC Seminar...

Atlas Corps paid nonprofit fellowship in Colombia

Sherry Gray on September 23, 11

Atlas Corps seeks experienced, nonprofit professionals from the U.S. to apply for our 2012-2013 Fellowship positions in Bogota, Colombia. Basic expenses are...

SIT Academic Director for a semester-long study abroad program based in Nepal

Sherry Gray on September 23, 11

SIT Study Abroad, a program of World Learning, is recruiting for an Academic Director (AD) for a semester-long study abroad program based...

Carlson Global Institute's fall reception on September 29

Sherry Gray on September 23, 11

Reminder to join us for the Carlson Global Institute's fall reception on September 29! Thursday • September 29 • 2011 3-5:30 p.m....

CIBER Oct 14: Intro to Chinese language & business culture session

Sherry Gray on September 23, 11

Join CIBER University of Minnesota's Center for International Business Education for two upcoming events: Event #1: Opportunities for Business Marketing Education and...

Host an international nonprofit leader at your organization

Sherry Gray on September 23, 11

Atlas Corps is an international network of nonprofit leaders and organizations that promotes innovation, cooperation, and solutions to address the world's 21st...

Borlaug Lecture Oct 10: Prof. Jones, Ex. Dir of Forum for Agric Research in Africa

Sherry Gray on September 22, 11

Poster_Lecture.pdf The Applied Plant Sciences Graduate Student Association at the University of Minnesota is glad to announce the fifth annual Borlaug Memorial...

Shuttleworth Fellowships for social change

Sherry Gray on September 22, 11

For more info see http://www.shuttleworthfoundation.org/ Applications for the 1 September fellowship intake closes 1 May. Applications for the 1 March fellowship intake...

USAID country rep position in Afghanistan

Sherry Gray on September 22, 11

For full information about this position, as well as instruction on how to apply, please visit www.globalcorps.com The USAID/Office of Transition Initiatives...

UNDP Togo seeks Program Specialist /Peace & Development

Sherry Gray on September 22, 11

http://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?job_id=25745 Location : Lome, TOGO Application Deadline : 29-Sep-11 Type of Contract : FTA International Post Level : P-4 Languages Required :...

UNDP seeks Democratic Governance Practice consultants

Sherry Gray on September 22, 11

Source: http://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?job_id=25755 and Peace and Collaborative Development Network...

Beirut exchange program Jan 4-18 (applications due Nov 15)

Sherry Gray on September 22, 11

The Exchange is an effort by Mideastwire.com and its partners to promote engagement and understanding through a variety of city-focused, student conferences...

Fellowships at Council on Foreign Relations

Sherry Gray on September 22, 11

For more information or to apply, please follow this link: http://www.cfr.org/thinktank/fellowships/ The nomination deadline for the 2012-2013 International Affairs Fellowship (IAF), IAF...

Jobs open at International Initiative for Impact Evaluations

Sherry Gray on September 22, 11

http://www.3ieimpact.org/workat/ Post-doctoral Fellow, Impact Evaluation Replication Program Deadline for applications: until a suitable candidate is found The responsibilities of the Post-doctoral Fellow...

Youth leaders needed for American Middle Eastern Network for Dialogue at Stanford (AMENDS)--ages 18 to 28

Sherry Gray on September 22, 11

For more information, please follow this link: http://www.stanford.edu/group/amends/cgi-bin/become-a-seed-delegate/ We are looking for youth leaders from across the Middle East, North Africa, and...

Forthcoming article co-written by James Ron: "Rights Based Approaches to Development: Implications for NGOs

Sherry Gray on September 22, 11

By Shannon Kindornay & James Ron, Forthcoming in Human Rights Quarterly 2012 Kindornay & Ron (HRQ _2012)-2.pdf Abstract The rights-based approach to...

Jobs: Intern'l Alert

Sherry Gray on September 21, 11

for more details and info on how to apply see http://www.international-alert.org/about-us/recruitment/list Current openings follow, some deadlines September 25, others Oct 11...

Job: Programme Manager at Concordis Intern'l (Cambridge, UK)

Sherry Gray on September 21, 11

You may be - or may know someone who is - interested in the position of Programme Manager at Concordis International in...

Job: Senior Partnerships & Ops Dir for Atlas Corps (Wash DC or NY)

Sherry Gray on September 21, 11

Application Information Interested candidates should send a thoughtful cover letter, outlining how your skills and experience meet the requirements of this position,...

Job: IRC Program Officer, Watchlist on Children & Armed Conflict (NY)

Sherry Gray on September 21, 11

http://tbe.taleo.net/NA2/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=IRC&cws=1&rid=7407...

Job: U of MD, Exec Dir, National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism

Sherry Gray on September 21, 11

https://jobs.umd.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/Welcome_css.jsp...

MINN Happy Hour Thursday, Oct 27, 5:30pm at Moscow on the Hill, Saint Paul

Sherry Gray on September 21, 11

Join MINN at Moscow on the Hill from 5:30 - 7:30 pm on the corner of Selby and Western in St....

James Ron editorial: "Middle East Hawks should Welcome the UN Palestine Vote" published around the world

Sherry Gray on September 21, 11

http://www.opendemocracy.net/james-ron/middle-east-hawks-should-welcome-un-palestine-vote In Spanish: http://www.eluniversal.com.mx/editoriales/54903.html In Turkish: http://bianet.org/bianet/dunya/132880-orta-dogu-sahinleri-filistin-oylamasina-kucak-acmali...

US Dept of State jobs in Afghanistan (US citizens)

Sherry Gray on September 21, 11

The U.S. Department of State is seeking to hire highly skilled and motivated United States citizens to serve our nation in Afghanistan....

Event Sept 23: Somalia's Speaker of the Parliament

Sherry Gray on September 21, 11

The Somali Justice Advocacy Center In partnership with The Oslo Center Foundation Presents A discussion with Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden this Friday,...

Let Sherry Gray know if interested in Humanitarianism course spring 2012?

Sherry Gray on September 20, 11

Students interested in taking a humanitarianism course (with 2 day crisis simulation) with American Refugee Committee's Eric James, please contact Sherry Gray....

UMN ICI's Global Resource Center: Supporting Inclusive Education Around the World

Sherry Gray on September 20, 11

http://ici.umn.edu/news/fyi/sep11.html article highlights work of MDP faculty and program committee member Chris Johnstone, CE+HD...

Local networking events for those interested business & China

Sherry Gray on September 20, 11

Good option to attend one of the monthly breakfast meetings of the US-China Business Connections (UCBC). The next one is scheduled for...

Summer school in Brazil in political science & IR research methods (for faculty, Ph.D., post-docs, & advanced MA students)

Sherry Gray on September 20, 11

The goal of this program is to provide scholars of the social sciences with access to high-quality, cutting edge, advanced training in...

Comparative Politics Colloquium Sept 23: "Democracy without Accountability, Promiscuous Powersharing & Presidential Domineering in Indonesia"

Sherry Gray on September 20, 11

UMN Comparative Politics Colloquium presents: Prof. Dan Slater (University of Chicago) "Democracy without Accountability: Promiscuous Powersharing and Presidential Domineering in Indonesia." Friday...

IPID Talk on role of corporations in human development, Sept 22, 1pm at MPC

Sherry Gray on September 20, 11

The next IPID Talk will be on Thursday, September 22nd at 1:00pm in Room 70 of the Minnesota Population Center (50 Willey...

MPP student Andy Lei internship in Cairo with Arab Council to Support Fair Trials

Sherry Gray on September 20, 11

This past summer, I worked with the ACSFT or the Arab Council to Support Fair Trials, a small NGO dedicated to assisting...

ICGC brown bag Friday: Rinderpest, shattered livelihoods & famine in the Bechuanaland Protectorate, 1896-1905

Sherry Gray on September 20, 11

Rinderpest, shattered livelihoods and famine in the Bechuanaland Protectorate, 1896-1905 - ICGC brown bag 9-23-2011 Puthego Puthego Molosiwa`s Brown Bag Flyer.doc ICGC...

Students studying intern'l development, IPID needs you to stand for elections

Sherry Gray on September 20, 11

Elections for IPID Committee Chairs and 2 Officers (Treasurer and Officer-At-Large) begin this week. If you would like to run for any...

HHH students: Submit papers to grad stud journal, International Affairs Review

Sherry Gray on September 20, 11

Call for Papers Fall 2011.pdf...

US Dept of State jobs in Iraq (US citizens)

Sherry Gray on September 19, 11

We are pleased to inform you that we are still accepting applications for the following position(s) with the U.S. Department of State's...

Roundtable discussion Sept 19: Politics of Famine & Displacement Horn of Africa

Sherry Gray on September 19, 11

The Politics of Famine and Displacement in the Horn of Africa Global REM roundtable discussion Monday, September 19, 12 p.m., 1183 Social...

Advocacy Manager / SWEAT / Cape Town, South Africa / Closing Date 9-26-2011

on September 19, 11

Advocacy Manager The Sex Workers Education & Advocacy Taskforce (SWEAT) Cape Town, South Africa. Closing date: September 26, 2011. Description: The Sex...

Women's Protection And Empowerment Manager / Rumbek, South Sudan

on September 19, 11

Women's Protection And Empowerment Manager The International Rescue Committee (IRC) Rumbek, South Sudan. Background: The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the...

Gender Based Violence Project Coordinator / IRC / Grozny, Chechnya, Russian Federation

on September 19, 11

Gender Based Violence Project Coordinator The International Rescue Committee (IRC) Grozny, Chechnya, Russian Federation. Background: The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to...

Executive Director / Women's Alliance for Peace, Justice and Democracy / Kathmandu, Nepal

on September 19, 11

Executive Director Women's Alliance for Peace, Justice and Democracy (Sankalpa) Kathmandu, Nepal. Closing date: October 9, 2011. Description: Sankalpa seeks a dynamic...

Program Specialist / UN Women / Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan / Closing Date 9/20/2011

on September 19, 11

Program Specialist on Gender and Mediation UN Women Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Closing date: September 20, 2011. For a complete job description and to...

Quantitative Researcher / ICRW / New Delhi, India

on September 19, 11

Quantitative Researcher The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) New Delhi, India. Description: ICRW is seeking a Quantitative Researcher for its...

Quantitative Researcher / ICRW / New Delhi, India

on September 19, 11

Quantitative Researcher The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) New Delhi, India. Description: ICRW is seeking a Quantitative Researcher for its...

Qualitative and Quantitative Researcher / ICRW / New Delhi, India

on September 19, 11

Qualitative and Quantitative Researcher The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) New Delhi, India. ICRW seeks a Qualitative and Quantitative Researcher...

Program Coordinator / AWID / Toronto, Canada or Cape Town, South Africa / Closing Date 9/25/2011

on September 19, 11

Program Coordinator The Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID) Toronto, Canada or Cape Town, South Africa (preferred, but flexible). Closing date:...

Global Zero US campaign dir (Wash DC)

Sherry Gray on September 19, 11

Please send your cover letter, resume, bri ef writing sample and salary history to employment(at)globalzero.org, with "U.S. Campaign Director" in the subject...

IREX Chief of Party for Rwanda citizen engagement project (Wash DC)

Sherry Gray on September 19, 11

TO APPLY Go to http://www.irex.org/careers and click on Current Openings. Then click on the corresponding position and apply through our website. Please...

UN vacancies

Sherry Gray on September 19, 11

Attached is our most current International Vacancy Announcements list. vl-09-06-11.pdf Maria-Antonietta Lo Faro UN Employment Information & Assistance Unit U.S. Department of...

Forum & Events Coordinator / AWID / Toronto, Canada / Closing Date 9/25/2011

on September 19, 11

Forum & Events Coordinator The Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID) Toronto, Canada. Closing date: September 25, 2011. To learn more...

Event Sept 29: Cheetah Development (RSVP required)

Sherry Gray on September 18, 11

Gala event held September, 29th at the Minnesota Valley Country Club in Bloomington from 6-9 pm. See what Cheetah is all about!...

MEIG Panel & Potluck Sept 20: Topic is the Arab Spring/Summer

Sherry Gray on September 17, 11

The Middle East Interest Group (MEIG) is pleased to invite interested "new" and "not so new" students, faculty members and professionals...

Bell Museum event Sept 21: "Coffee Story: Ethiopia"

Sherry Gray on September 17, 11

Coffee Story: Ethiopia with Majka Burhardt Wednesday, September 21; 7 p.m. Cost: $10 public; $8 members, UMN students and employees Join Minnesota...

ICGC event Sept 20: Religion, Gender and AIDS: What's Wrong with Patriarchy?

Sherry Gray on September 17, 11

presented by D R . M I R A N D A P I L L A Y University of the Western...

Reminder: Sunday event to network with intern'l development practitioners: MINN BBQ Bash Sept. 18 (everyone welcome!)

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

Never been to a MINN event before? No problem! Everyone is welcome. MINN is a forum for international practitioners and supporters to...

jobs at Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

http://www.discoveryglobaled.org/...

Asia Pacific Region Policy Counsel or Manager Wash DC Google

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

http://www.google.com/intl/en/jobs/uslocations/washington-dc/legal/asia-pacific-region-policy-counsel-or-manager-washington-d-c/...

Event Sept 29: Pathfinder International's Tanzania Country Rep

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

Thursday, Sept 29 12:15 to 1:15pm Humphrey School International Fellows Lounge, Room 55 Contact Ted Peck 612-626 9282 with questions. This is...

United Religions Initiative Regional Coordinator, South East Asia& Pacific Region

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter explaining why you are interested in the position and a...

DRC Coordinator for Free the Slaves (Goma, DR Congo)

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

Closing Date: 23 September 2011 Application Instructions: To apply for this position, please email a one-page cover letter, a resume/CV of no...

ActionAid Denmark seeking development practitioner "Inspirators" needed from certain countries (see list below)

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

Inspirators are development practitioners with considerable hands on experiences from developing or newly industrialised countries. Inspirators are typically placed with one of...

US Dept of State summer internships (US citizens)

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

U.S. Department of State's Summer 2012 Student Internship Program. Click here (http://careers.state.gov/students/programs) to read more about the Student Internship Program, and to...

Tunisia program dir, IREX (Tunis)

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

To Apply: Go to http://www.irex.org/careers and click on Current Openings. Then click on the corresponding position and apply through our website. Please...

The Economist Group, Dir, Americas (NY)

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

The Economist Group values diversity. We are committed to equal opportunities and creating an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome...

Ex Dir for Intern'l Assn of Business Communicators (San Francisco)

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BUSINESS COMMUNICATORS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Client Organization The International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) is a global network of communications...

Eurasia Group Practice Head, Latin America (NY & Wash DC)

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

Eurasia Group is seeking an experienced and motivated leader for the firm's Latin America Practice to be based in the firms New...

Asst Dir Global Policy programs, Asia Society (NY)

Sherry Gray on September 16, 11

AsiaSocietyJob.pdf...

Foreign Service Financial Management Officer positions (US citizens)

Sherry Gray on September 15, 11

We are pleased to inform you that we are now accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State's Foreign Service Financial Management...

Atlas Corps Fellowships

Sherry Gray on September 15, 11

Our mission is to address critical social issues by developing leaders, strengthening organizations, and promoting innovation through an overseas fellowship of skilled...

Forum Sept 24 on Rebuilding Somalia

Sherry Gray on September 15, 11

The Oslo Center Foundation in partnership with The Somali Institute for Peace Research Presents Forum on "Rebuilding Somalia: The Role of the...

ICGC brown bag Friday Sept 16: Aso ebi, ambivalence of solidarity, friendship & oneness in Nigeria

Sherry Gray on September 15, 11

HHH students interested in international development, human rights, humanitarianism, global diversity, international issues: ICGC brown bag presentations are terrific place to learn,...

Sept 16 HHH/PSC event: The Political Foundations of Repeat Civil War

Sherry Gray on September 14, 11

Professor Barbara F. Walter, Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies, University of California, San Diego Humphrey School of Public Affairs,...

Council on Foreign Rels conference call on US policy: US national security & intelligence since 9/11

Sherry Gray on September 14, 11

Humphrey Center Room 173 for Thursday, 9/15/11 from 11:00 - 12:00 Noon. On behalf of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR),...

UMN Engineers w/o Borders recruiting members (everyone welcome, all fields) Thursday Sept 15

Sherry Gray on September 14, 11

Hello all EWBers and interested students, Engineers Without Borders will be hosting an open house this Thursday, September 15, from 4:00pm until...

Global Community Health for Future Generations conference, Oct 20

Sherry Gray on September 14, 11

Dr. Daniel Taylor, founder of the international development organization Future Generations, will be presenting and discussing the Seed-Scale model of development, which...

Event Sept 30: "Food Policy Challenges & Opportunities- A Political Economy Perspective"

Sherry Gray on September 13, 11

The Minnesota Lectures on Applied Economics and Policy presents the Willard W. Cochrane Lecture in Public Policy, Friday, September 30, 2011 at...

HHH & MIRC event Sept 13: "The Development Consequences of Civil War"

Sherry Gray on September 13, 11

Scott Gates, Research Professor / Director, Centre for the Study of Civil War at The Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) and Professor,...

Sept 20: Intelligence careers (CIA)

Sherry Gray on September 13, 11

Tuesday, September 20 5:00-6:30pm Information Session: Central Intelligence Agency National Clandestine Service Room 180 Humphrey Center Learn about opportunities available now in...

Development jobs, How to Make Your Resume Stand Out

Sherry Gray on September 13, 11

http://www.devex.com/en/blogs/development-careers/how-to-make-your-resume-stand-out-for-the-right-reasons?g=1...

Civil Society program associate for IREX (Wash DC)

Sherry Gray on September 13, 11

http://www.irex.org/focus_area/technology-development TO APPLY Go to http://www.irex.org/careers and click on Current Openings. Then click on the corresponding position and apply through our website....

Human Rights Watch fellowships for recent MA graduates

Sherry Gray on September 13, 11

HRW seeks applications for the 2012-2013 Fellowships in International Human Rights from recent graduates in related fields http://www.hrw.org/about/fellowships Source Link: http://www.fundsforngos.org/fellowships-2/hrw-seeks-applications-20122013-fellowships-international-human-rights-graduates-related-fields/#ixzz1XqSkM5iS Copyright©FUNDSFORNGOS.ORG....

IPID General Assembly meeting Sept 15 4-6pm

Sherry Gray on September 13, 11

IPID (interdisciplinary perspectives on international development) is back up and running for the 2011-2012 school year. With most of the leadership returning...

President/Director Museum of Russian Art (Minneapolis)

Sherry Gray on September 13, 11

The Museum of Russian Art (TMORA), the only museum of its kind in the North America, is seeking a President/Director to...

Strategic Planning Consultant / WHRD / Location: Flexible / Closing Date 9/16/11

on September 13, 11

The Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition (WHRD IC). Location: Flexible. Closing date: September 16, 2011. Description: The Women Human Rights Defenders...

Human/Women Rights Researcher / SIHA Network / Kampala, Uganda with travel in the Horn Region / Closing Date 9/20/2011

on September 13, 11

The Strategic Initiative for Women in the Horn of Africa (SIHA Network). Location: Kampala, Uganda with travel in the Horn region. Closing...

Part-Time Logistics and Administrative Officer / YC / Ottawa, Canada / Closing Date 9/23/2011

on September 13, 11

Part-time Logistics And Administrative Officer The Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights (YC) Ottawa, Canada. Closing date: September 23, 2011. Website:...

Website and Online Membership Coordinator / MADRE / New York, NY, USA

on September 13, 11

Website And Online Membership Coordinator MADRE New York, NY, USA. Website: http://www.madre.org/index/meet-madre-1/who-we-are-49/jobs--internships-163.html Description: MADRE is seeking an experienced, passionate, highly organized professional...

Interim County Director, South Sudan / WfWI / Rumbek, South Sudan

on September 13, 11

Women for Women International (WfWI). Rumbek, South Sudan. Open until filled. Website: https://womenforwomenintlcareers.silkroad.com/wfwintl/EmploymentListings.html Job Description: Women for Women International is an INGO...

M&E and Learning Consultancy / Comic Relief / UK / Closing Date 9/30/2011

on September 12, 11

M&E And Learning Consultancy Comic Relief UK Closing date: September 30, 2011. Description: Comic Relief is a major grantmaking charity based in...

Oxfam Indonesia Gender Justice Program Lead / Oxfam, Jakarta, Indonesia / Closing Date 9/22/2011

on September 12, 11

Oxfam Indonesia Gender Justice Programme Lead Oxfam. Jakarta, Indonesia. Closing date: September 22, 2011. Click here for a full job description and...

Teach for China Fellows program, 2 years in under-resourced schools

Sherry Gray on September 12, 11

for more information see http://www.tfchina.org/becoming-fellow The next deadline is Friday, September 30 at 11:59pm ET....

Winter 2011-12 internship with Dept of Commerce Civilian Response Corps

Sherry Gray on September 12, 11

http://www.commerce.gov/office-secretary/office-policy-and-strategic-planning/office-reconstruction-and-stabilization Application: A successful applicant will have sufficient training in either international relations or international economics, with an interest in international development....

Wednesday Event Sept 14: Child Welfare & Development: Japan

Sherry Gray on September 12, 11

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Noon to 1:00pm Haight 09-11 Research in Progress Flyer.pdf 280 Peters Hall, St. Paul Campus, University of...

Program Specialist / Gender Sensitive Peacebuilding / Conarky, Guinea / Closing Date 9/30/2011

on September 12, 11

Programme Specialist, Gender Sensitive Peacebuilding UN Women. Conakry, Guinea. Closing date: September 30, 2011. For more information, and to apply online, please...

Rio+20 Consultant: Women and Sustainable Development / UN Women / Closing Date 9/15/2011

on September 12, 11

Rio+20 Consultant: Women And Sustainable Development UN Women. Location: Home-based. Closing date: September 15, 2011. To apply: http://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?job_id=25466 Background: Grounded in the...

Rio+20 Consultant: Gender Equality / UN Women / Closing Date 9/15/2011

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Rio+20 Consultant: Gender Equality And The Institutional Framework For Sustainable Development Rio+20 Consultant: Gender Equality and the Institutional Framework for Sustainable Development...

Rio+20 Consultant / UN Women / Closing Date 9/15/2011

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Rio+20 Consultant: Progress Made And Remaining Challenges UN Women. Location: Home-based. Closing date: September 15, 2011. Please apply online: http://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?job_id=25464 Background: Grounded...

Summer 2012 Judith Stronach Women's Rights Fellowship Positons, San Francisco, CA, USA

on September 12, 11

Summer 2012 Judith Stronach Women's Rights Fellowship Positions The Center for Gender and Refugee Studies (CGRS). San Francisco, CA, USA. Open until...

Administration And Finance Officer / CIP / Quito, Ecuador

on September 12, 11

Administration And Finance Officer The International Potato Center (CIP). Quito, Ecuador. Open until filled. The Center: CIP is a not-for-profit international agricultural...

IQC Manager / Women In Development II IQC / Washington DC, USA / Closing Date 9/23/2011

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IQC Manager, Women In Development II IQC IREX. Washington, DC, USA. Closing date: September 23, 2011. Position Summary: IREX seeks an IQC...

Technical Writer / IREX / Washington DC, USA / Closing Date 9/23/2011

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Technical Writer, Women In Development II IQC IREX. Washington, DC, USA. Closing date: September 23, 2011. Position Summary: IREX seeks a qualified...

Forum and Events Coordinator / AWID / Toronto, Canada / closing date: 9/25/2011

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Forum & Events Coordinator The Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID). Toronto, Canada. Closing date: September 25, 2011. Description: The Association...

Program / AWID / Canada or South Africa / Closing date: 9/25/2011

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Program Coordinator The Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID). Toronto, Canada or Cape Town, South Africa (preferred, but flexible). Closing date:...

Managing Director, Confucius Institute at College of William & Mary (Williamsburg, VA)

Sherry Gray on September 12, 11

https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=42947 For full consideration visit http://jobs.wm.edu and submit a cover letter, résumé and the names and contact information for 3 professional references....

Grants for UMN faculty & students: Urbanization &/or Latin Am/Caribbean themes

Sherry Gray on September 9, 11

Global Spotlight 2012 Grants Competition http://global.umn.edu/spotlight/email/2012_grants_announce.html The Global Spotlight is pleased to announce an all-University grant program for faculty and graduate/professional students...

Families & Healthcare course in Thailand, winter break 2012

Sherry Gray on September 9, 11

There are still openings in the Winter 2012 break learning abroad seminar "Families and Healthcare in Thailand". Students will learn about the...

IPID alumni sought

Sherry Gray on September 9, 11

IPID Alumni: We Want You! A note from IPID Secretary Britta Hansen Greetings IPID members- This is a note for folks that...

IPID Talks--discussion salons on intern'l development

Sherry Gray on September 9, 11

IPID Talks: Sign up now! IPID Talk is a discussion venue for members (you!) of the Interdisciplinary Perspectives in International Development group....

Interested in intern'l development? Join IPID!

Sherry Gray on September 9, 11

IPID General Assembly Meeting 2011 First Meeting Flyer FINAL.pdf September 15 from 4 pm to 6 pm, Coffman Memorial Union, Room 326...

Sept 9: Migration, Xenophobia & the July 22 Shootings in Norway

Sherry Gray on September 8, 11

A Conversation with Lars Løberg, Counsellor, The Permanent Delegation of Norway to the OSCE: Mr. Løberg is a Norwegian diplomat, currently posted...

Job (faculty): Peace studies position at Kroc Institute, Univ. of Notre Dame

Sherry Gray on September 8, 11

Notre Dame is an AA/EO employer. The University particularly seeks applications from minorities, women, Catholics, and those who are attracted to a...

Humanitarianism course refugee camp simulation held at Phillippo Scout Reservation (Cannon Falls, MN)

Sherry Gray on September 8, 11

Junior Professional Officer program, internships at IAEA (Vienna, Austria)

Sherry Gray on September 8, 11

The IAEA offers a variety of professional positions http://recruitment.iaea.org/phf/p_vacancies.asp>, as well as a Junior Professional Officer program http://www.iaea.org/About/Jobs/jpo.html and internships http://www.iaea.org/About/Jobs/internships.html>. Allison...

Website Officer position at the IAEA (Vienna, Austria)

Sherry Gray on September 8, 11

https://international.dep.anl.gov/careers/P2%20JPO.pdf...

Research Associate needed, Tony Elumelu Foundation (Lagos, Nigeria)

Sherry Gray on September 8, 11

http://tonyelumelufoundation.org/default.asp Tony_Elumelu_Foundation_Research_Associate_Job_Description-1.pdf...

Job: Pol/Econ Rels & Pub Affairs Asst Canadian Consulate General (Minneapolis

Sherry Gray on September 8, 11

Applications should be sent by e-mail to: mnpls-ag(at)international.gc.ca by the closing date of Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 5 pm. In completing...

Sr Project Dir, Pol/Sec Affairs National Bureau of Asian Research (Wash DC)

Sherry Gray on September 8, 11

Please send applications by email to: Ms. Kailani Chin-Hidano, Director for Human Resources: employment(at)nbr.org; phone (206) 632-7370. This position will be open...

MPP student Duane Johnson interviewed in Univ of Oslo newspaper

Sherry Gray on September 7, 11

MPP Student Duane Johnson was interviewed by the University of Oslo newspaper on his experience attending the International Summer School in Norway...

UN Volunteers programme consultant on youth & volunteerism

Sherry Gray on September 7, 11

SENIOR YOUTH AND VOLUNTEERISM CONSULTANT (275) for more info see http://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?job_id=25590 Location : Home Based Application Deadline : 18-Sep-11 Type of Contract...

Event Sept 15: Tunisian Perspectives on Immigration, Race & Ethnicity

Sherry Gray on September 7, 11

Tunisian Perspectives on Immigration, Race and Ethnicity: Past and Present IHRC presentation by Rim Triki Tuesday, September 13, 12 p.m., 308 Elmer...

Event Sept 9: Thomas Friedman New York Times columnist & author

Sherry Gray on September 7, 11

Friday, September 9, 2011 5:00 p.m. Ted Mann Concert Hall, 2128 4th St. South, Minneapolis, MN 55455 Thomas Friedman, Pulitzer-prize winning author...

Chinese classes at Confucius Institute

Sherry Gray on September 7, 11

Confucius Institute Chinese classes begin September 20. Register now to reserve your space in our Beginning Chinese, Intermediate Chinese, or Chinese Rehab...

Global policy capstone info meetings Sept 7 & 8

Sherry Gray on September 7, 11

Students who have completed degree requirements and are eligible to sign up for a capstone course are invited to explore taking PA...

African Development Center, Social Venture, Afro Deli & Coffee Welcomes Back Students

Sherry Gray on September 7, 11

The Afro Deli & Coffee is part of a partnership between ADC and a local entrepreneur in a social venture to feature...

Excellence scholarships for outstanding graduates from developing countries for 36-month PhD program Global Food Security at Univ of Hohenheim, Germany

Sherry Gray on September 7, 11

http://www.fundsforngos.org/scholarships-2/excellence-scholarships-outstanding-graduates-developing-countries-participate-36month-phd-program-global-food-security-university-hohenheim-germany/...

US & China policy analysts debate US Missile Defense program

Sherry Gray on September 7, 11

PacNet Newsletter PacNet(at)hawaiibiz.rr.com PacNet #50 Tuesday, September 6, 2011 US Missile Defense and China: An Exchange by John Warden and He Yun...

"The Clothes I Wear" documentary

Sherry Gray on September 7, 11

"The Clothes I Wear" is a documentary about how people are perceived based on their dress. It was produced by Humphrey School...

Job: Coordinator, Georgetown Univ. MA in Democracy & Governance Program

Sherry Gray on September 6, 11

http://www12.georgetown.edu/hr/employment_services/joblist/job_description.cfm?CategoryID=&RequestNo=20110465...

Event Nov 15: Peace Initiative Empowering Women for the Future

Sherry Gray on September 6, 11

http://www.norwayhouse.org/peace-initiative/dialogue-for-peace/ 2011 Dialogue for Peace: Peace Initiative Empowering Women for the Future: A Forum for Engagement and Mobilization Tuesday, November 15, 2011...

Diplomatic Security Engineering Officer positions open, US Dept of State (US citizens)

Sherry Gray on September 6, 11

Foreign Service Security Engineering Officers (SEOs) are responsible for protection of Department of State personnel, facilities, and sensitive information from acts of...

September deadlines for many US Dept of State student programs (US citizens)

Sherry Gray on September 6, 11

http://careers.state.gov/engage/forums/student-programs...

Prof. Cohen receives 2010-2011 Best Dissertation Award

Sherry Gray on September 6, 11

The Women and Politics Research Section of the American Political Science Association (APSA) presents Dr. Dara Kay Cohen of the University of...

Seminar Oct 20 led by founder of intern'l community development NGO Future Generations

Sherry Gray on September 6, 11

Global Community Health for Future Generations Scarce resources and overwhelming challenges make providing quality healthcare in developing countries seem insurmountable, but when...

Local NGO CTI inventing technology, fighting hunger for 30 Years

Sherry Gray on September 6, 11

http://www.startribune.com/local/stpaul/129276733.html "St. Paul harvests a piece of Africa" crosslisted from StarTribune...

UNDP online course, anti-corruption & human development starts Sept 19

Sherry Gray on September 5, 11

http://www.undpschool.org/en/news-articles/news-articles/490-online-course-on-essentials-on-anti-corruption-and-human-development.html Course starts on:September 19, 2011 Language :English Duration:10 weeks and needs dedication of 10 hours a week Cost:The course is 80%...

MPP student Marie Kurth US State Dept Bureau for Intern'l Narcotics & Law Enforcement Affairs, Afghanistan & Pakistan office internship update

Sherry Gray on September 5, 11

I recently completed a Rosenthal Fellowship at the State Department in the Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, Office of...

MPP student Brandon Baumbach assisted on website "Bridging Norwegians & Somalis"

Sherry Gray on September 5, 11

http://norsombro.no/ Bridging Norwegians and Somalis to Build a Stronger Future...

Event Sept 21: Tropical Medicine Seminar on "Micronutrient Deficiencies in Immigrants/Refugees as they Relate to Infectious Disease"

Sherry Gray on September 5, 11

September 21, 2011 6pm-8:30pm TTMS September 21 2011 Invitation DRAFT.pdf All are welcome free of charge and dinner will be provided. Shriners...

Event Sept 24: Celebrate Compatible Technology's 30th anniv

Sherry Gray on September 5, 11

REMINDER TO HOLD THE DATE: On Saturday, September 24th from 2-4 pm at White Bear Lake United Methodist Church we will celebrate...

Lunch event Sept 13: Are We Entering an Age of Urban Revolution? Rethinking the "Miracles" of Shanghai & Bangalore in Light of the "Uprisings" in Cairo & London

Sherry Gray on September 5, 11

Michael Goldman, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology Global Studies, and the Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change (ICGC) September 13,...

HHH 2nd Yr students: global policy capstone for 2011-2012 begins Sept

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

HHH students (you do not need to be global policy concentrators): The capstone in global policy will be offered again in 2011-2012....

Event Sept 5: Research & Activism on Women's Rights in Pakistan

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

CEHD International Connections Dr. Fouzia Saeed Reflections on Research and Activism on Women's Rights in Pakistan Tuesday, September 6, 2011 4:00-5:00pm (reception...

Luncheon event Sept 7: Norway's ambassador to Syria on the

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

St. Paul-Minneapolis Committee on Foreign Relations 2011-2012 Season SPECIAL LUNCHEON PROGRAM [There will be a charge of $25 for CFR members] Topic:...

Website officer position, IAEA (Vienna)

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

The United States is currently looking to sponsor a US citizen for an entry-level Website Officer position at the IAEA. Below is...

Jennifer Lentfer's list of online communities for international do-gooders (updated)

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

Thanks for sharing my list of online communities related to international development. The list continues to grow and can be found (with...

MPP student Olga Reshetova update from Search for Common Ground (NY) internship

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

My summer experience was quite eventful - I did my internship with Search For Common Ground and have worked as an Outreach...

Mumbai Street Food Festival Friday, Sept 2, starts 7pm in Chaska, MN

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

Mumbai Street Food Flyer.pdf sent by HHH student Shari Mohabir...

Job: IREX program associate (Wash DC)

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

To Apply Go to http://www.irex.org/careers and click on Current Openings. Then click on the corresponding position and apply through our website. Please...

New Minnesota-based NGO: Educate Tanzania

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

Whether you have been with us from the start (Dec, 2010) or are just joining us -- Welcome! Attached is the Educate...

Amb. Donald Yamamoto, Principal Deputy Assistant Sec of State comments on visiting Somali community in Minnesota

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

http://allafrica.com/stories/201109010999.html United States Department of State (Washington, DC) Somalia: The Untapped Power of the Diaspora Donald Y. Yamamoto 31 August 2011 opinion...

Event Sept 17: Books for Africa Braai (South African BBQ)

Sherry Gray on September 2, 11

http://www.booksforafrica.org/ 3:00pm to 6:00pm, BFA Warehouse in Minnesota at 715 Minnehaha Avenue East, Saint Paul 55106 Call 651 602 9844 for more...

James Ron, HHH new Stassen professor, in Mexico 2011-2012

Sherry Gray on September 1, 11

James Ron, the new Stassen Chair of International Affairs, will be living with his family in Mexico City for the 2011-12 academic...

Field Coordinator for CVT (Dadaab, Kenya)

Sherry Gray on September 1, 11

Hi all - anyone interested in spending a year in Kenya? Please pass along to anyone you think would be interested: Field...

Foreign Service Facility Manager positions

Sherry Gray on September 1, 11

We are pleased to inform you that we are now accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State's Foreign Service Facility Manager...

Slovenia & the EU, talk by Amb. Kirn (introduced by James Oberstar), September 29

Sherry Gray on September 1, 11

RSVP: http://slovenia.eventbrite.com/ Slovenia and the EU in the Global World, Twenty Years Later Ambassador Roman Kirn His Excellency Roman Kirn, Slovenian...

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