2:00 pm Designing Monitoring and Evaluation: A Workshop With Educate The Children
Designing Monitoring and Evaluation: A Workshop With Educate The Children
Apr 24 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Studley Graduate Program in International Affairs (SGPIA) has worked with Educate the Children to design a set of Monitoring and Evaluation tools for tracking and assessing their work in the Dolakha district. In this workshop, we’ll learn about Dolakha, ETC’s development model and the tools that SGPIA have prepared. Educate the Children (ETC) has carried out an Integrated Community Development program in rural Nepal for over 20 years. A small organization, ETC works intensively with a few communities for 5 years then moves on to work with other communities. This event is sponsored by The New School’s Milano School of International Affairs, Schools of Public Engagement, and professor Chris London will be present to moderate the workshop.
2:00 pm The Politics of Urban Resilience The Tale of Indonesian Cities
The Politics of Urban Resilience The Tale of Indonesian Cities
Apr 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Kemal Taruc from Tarumanagara Univerity in Jakarta in discussing the politics of urban resilience. ‘Solving flooding’ has become one of the popular political taglines in the local elections in coastal cities in Indonesia. However, rarely do people address the underlying drivers of flooding and other urban problems as the ramifications of the complex market dynamics of the country’s neo-liberal economic policies in the past decades. Yet, the Quito Paper’s call for an “open city” could be seen as an opportunity to readdress the fundamental theme of the ‘right to the city’ and to take a new turn for urban praxis by offering a more innovative right-based approach which feasibly more just, appropriate; socially and ecologically. This event is sponsored[...]