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World Summit Awards 2017

World Summit Awards is a nomination based award system. To apply you need to be nominated by either a WSA National Expert or a Youth Ambassador. Nominations to the international WSA are possible through national contests and national Expert panel selection. Please read the section below carefully. STEP 1 To find out who your WSA National Expert or Youth Ambassador is, please click hereWSA office will be happy to introduce you to your WSA National Expert or Youth Ambassador. Once you have contacted your expert, they will go through the steps you will need to take in order to qualify for national selection with you. Some countries also offer application through a national contest.
STEP 2 Your project will be reviewed and evaluated if it meets the eligibility criteria and standards of WSA. If your project is chosen to be nominated in one of the WSA categories, your WSA National Expert or Youth Ambassador will enter your data in the WSA online Contest Database. Please make sure your WSA …
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AIESEC IFE BRAND WEEK 2017

The need to bring in new ideas into every sector of the national economy, public and private enterprise and SMEs cannot be overemphasized. Innovation is the key to making things happen in the 21st century and beyond. In light of these observations that AIESEC Ife presents Brand Week 2017 with the theme “EXPLORING INNOVATIONS”.
The essence of the event is to expose brands to the needs of creating and exploring innovations efficiently in their various businesses. It also serves as a platform for students and individuals to understand what innovation is really all about and also avail them with the opportunities for exploring innovations around them.
In addition, AIESEC Ife would bring students into understanding that AIESEC is an international youth movement – committed to developing leadership potential and cross cultural exchanges.

2nd GNLU Essay Competition on Law and Society in India, 2017

The Centre for Law Society, Gujarat National Law University is organizing the 2nd edition of the GNLU Essay Competition on Law and Society, a national-level essay competition, in collaboration with the Chambers of Ratan K. Singh and under the able guidance of Prof. Upendra Baxi. The theme of the competition is Toward Empowering the Indian Woman: Legal Reforms and Implementation. The following sub-themes have been identified as requiring academic consideration in the Indian context: One Step into a Temple, a Giant Leap for Womankind?: Women’s Right to Enter Places of Worship.                Changing Tides of Indian Surrogacy Laws: Miscarriage of Law?                 Balancing Work and Motherhood: Desultory Reforms?                Lifting the Veil: Muslim Women and Personal Laws.                Welfare Schemes for Women in India: A Paper Tiger?                Women’s Ease of Doing Business: Evaluation of Sexual Harassment Prevention Laws in India.                Mediation as a Panacea for …

A Penny From My Thoughts

In October 1929, the stock markets in the Western world suddenly witnessed an unexpected shock and crash, sending the entire American economy several years backwards. The long term effect of this crash was the Great recession that lasted about a decade, until the advent of World War II.

Mandela Washington Fellowship Application Information

Selection Process The Mandela Washington Fellowship is conducted as a merit-based open competition. After the deadline, all eligible applications will be reviewed by a selection panel. Chosen semifinalists will be interviewed by the U.S. embassies or consulates in their home countries. If selected for an interview, applicants must provide a copy of their passport (if available) or other government-issued photo identification to verify eligibility. Who is eligible to apply? Applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, socio-economic status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The Mandela Washington Fellowship is open to young African leaders who meet the following criteria: ·Are between the ages of 25 and 35 at the time of application submission, although exceptional applicants younger than 25 will be considered. ·Are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. ·Are eligible to receive a United States J-1 visa. ·Are profi…