2010 News

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December 10, 2010: As we come to the end of our first semester of our first academic year, we have much to be thankful for…

Workshop

December 3, 2010: MDP Emory students and faculty participate in a highly interactive workshop on Holistic Worldview Analysis, a participatory methodology to elicit community perspectives on development priorities, taught by Dr. Ravi Jayakaran of MAP International.

Emory Report: World comes to Emory in Global Classroom

December 3, 2010: Emory Report: "World comes to Emory in Global Classroom."

Link to Innovations in Global Health, Development, and Climate Change Adaptation: A Symposium

November 18-20, 2010: MDP Associate Director, Carla Roncoli and students JennieV Dowdle, Atieno Samandari, and Claudie Sossah are active participants in a Symposium on Global Health, Development, and Climate Change.

One Dekalb

November 13, 2010: MDP students Betsy Root and Atieno Samandari helped organize the 2010 ONE DeKalb Neighborhood Summit and Green Expo.

Emory MDP Dr. Donald Hopkins, Vice President for Health Programs at The Carter Center, gave a lecture to MDP students and faculty on Guinea and The Carter Center’s successful efforts in eradicating the Guinea worm disease around the world

November 3, 2010: Dr. Donald Hopkins, Vice President for Health Programs at The Carter Center, gave a lecture to MDP students and faculty on Guinea and The Carter Center’s successful efforts in eradicating the Guinea worm disease around the world.

Emory MDP Dr. Jacques Diouf, Director General of the United Nations' Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), meets with Emory MDP students and faculty.

November 1, 2010: Dr. Jacques Diouf, Director General of the United Nations' Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), meets with Emory MDP students and faculty.

Link to RFS

October 25, 2010: MDP student Alicia Clifton serves as an intern at Refugee Family Services, as a way to hone her development practice skills. She works with Burundi women on a urban farm project.

Link to ICID 

September 29, 2010: MDP Director, Prof David Nugent and MDP faculty and students participate in a conference on Community, Participation, and Development.

Link to eScience Commons Article

September 14, 2010: Emory Wheel: "Emory Introduces New Master's Program in Development."

Link to eScience Commons Article

September 3, 2010: eScienceCommons, Emory MDP is "Blazing a new path for development work."

Link to ICID

August 16-20, 2010: MDP Emory Associate Director Carla Roncoli participates in ICID18.

Link to DSDS

February 5-7, 2010: BEYOND COPENHAGEN: NEW PATHWAYS TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT.