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The National Research Councils of Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, and the Philippines gathered on July 24 -25, to evaluate the capsule proposals received by UNIID-SEA under the IID Challenge Program. The program seeks to support action research projects that aid in food security, access to clean and low-cost energy and water, improving health and sanitation, natural read more
Meet the pioneering batch of the IID Fellows Program. Out of the 104 applications received, 20 Fellows were selected to develop teaching and learning packages featuring innovative and inclusive approaches to pressing social concerns such as livelihood, food security, climate change, water and sanitation, and special education, among others.
UNIID-SEA to pilot training course on “Co-innovation for Inclusive Local Governance” in the Philippines
Since 2012, the program has produced three course offerings for Undergraduates, and an ongoing Master’s course development. Academic units under the Ateneo de Manila University, the University of Malaya, Hoa Sen University, and Chulalongkorn University have been engaged by the program.
The University of Malaya has recently decided to establish UMCARES –the UM Community and Sustainability Centre. UMCARES is dedicated to facilitate and increase the university’s role in community engagement, and in sustainable and inclusive development.
IID Fellows Program and IID Challenge Grants Program will accept proposals until June 30, 2014.
One to two research projects in each country will awarded grant funding. The project will last for six months to one year.