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Top IREX Community Solutions Program:

Fellowship Opportunity for Community Leaders
Deadline: 20 September 2013: Applications are now accepted for 2014 IREX Community Solutions Program for best and brightest global community leaders working in Transparency & Accountability, Tolerance & Conflict Resolution, Environmental Issues, and Women & Gender Issues. Selected candidates will participate in: A four month U.S. fellowship with a local nonprofit organization or government agency; structured virtual learning and networking via the Online Community Leadership Institute; and, the design and implementation of follow-on projects in their home countries.
http://www.irex.org/application/community-solutions-information-applicants

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India Climate Policy and Business Conclave 2013-September 18-20, 2013 in New Delhi

“The conclave has been rechristened as “India Climate Policy & Business Conclave” to lay stress on corporate initiatives, global case studies and successful projects that have galvanized action at the industry and corporate level. The focus on business and corporate initiatives this year will display the broad character and content of the platform”.
http://indiacarbonconclave.com/html/theame.html

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Apply by 10 September 2013

Asia Pacific Youth Forum 2013 on Mountain issues and Post 2015 Development Agenda,30 September – 4 October 2013, Kathmandu, Nepal
On the web:
http://www.icimod.org/?q=11492

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From Understanding Risk (UR) Forum: Best Practices in Disaster Risk Assessment

Proceedings from the 2012 UR Forum: ” The Best Practices in Risk Assessment handbook summarizes the stimulating discussions that took place during the Forum, covering topics ranging from risk assessments for financial applications, drought resilience and climate change to satellite earth observation, crowd sourcing, and new tools for building resilience for floods, earthquakes, and landslides, among others”.
https://understandrisk.org/page/understanding-risk-2012-forum-proceedings

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IDRC – SDPI Fellowships in Governance; Security and Justice in South Asia

Countries/Region- Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka. The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) of Canada and the Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) invite fellowships applications from
students intending to pursue Masters, M. Phil and PhD degrees in South Asian Universities in the fields of governance,security and justice.
http://isfsa.sdpi.org/index.php

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