Friday, December 16, 2011

micro-lending for water and sanitation in India

Inspired by the model, but focused on providing basic services instead.

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Friday, December 2, 2011

Twenty PhD Positions Available with UNESCO-IHE

Deadline is Dec. 15!

To support the research component of the project 20 PhD positions for junior researchers are funded by the project.

PhD position information
  • The positions are based at the premises of the 8 project partners.
  • The PhD fellow will report to the professor in charge at the host academic institution.
  • The PhD position is funded on a fellowship arrangement in accordance with standard practice applied at host institutions;
  • Expected starting date is early 2012;
  • Duration of the assignment is maximum 4 years;
  • The PhD fellow will have high degree of involvement in execution of the research package assigned to the host institution under this project.
  • The PhD fellow will be awarded the doctoral degree by the host institution.
  • The list of 5 research themes and number of PhD positions per partner and research theme is shown in table (see website).