Alumni stories: Raluca

I find myself in the situation to write this article because my previous professional activity fueled my interest in what is referred to as “the development field” – a term that my husband still enjoys challenging me on to explain in concrete terms. I always had a deep interest for how to enable government policies…

Alumni Stories: Emily

Hello! I am Emily, from London. I was studying in The Hague last year at ISS, down the road from Oxfam where I did an internship in the impact measurement team for five months. And now I have just finished my Masters in public policy here in Barcelona (it was a two-year Masters programme where…

We should broaden the question: is it only about how education impacts poverty or does poverty impact education as well?

  Photo: Classes taking place in the court yard, while other children are playing – Tandang Sora High School, Quezon City, Philippines Alumni blog by Raluca Herman The World Bank (WB) delves more deeply into its education-for-poverty reduction agenda in the upcoming World Development Report (WDR) 2018 Realizing the Promise of Education for Development, arguing…

Vacancy: Junior Project Coordinator Oxfam Novib Academy

Junior Project Coordinator Oxfam Novib Academy Starting date as soon as possible (1 year) 32 hours Based in The Hague Introduction of Oxfam Novib Oxfam Novib is a worldwide development organization. We are a proud member of Oxfam, a global confederation that has a shared commitment towards reducing poverty and striving for a just world.…

Successful student-NGO collaborations – a practical guide

Interested or involved in student-NGO collaborations? Explore the Practical guide for successful student-NGO collaborations here.     This practical guide has been developed based on the outcomes of the Share-Net Netherlands round table “Promising Practices: Linking students and NGOs”, which was organised in November 2015 to discuss promising practices of student-NGO collaborations, including their challenges…

Share-Net Call for Abstracts: ‘Linking Research, Policy and Practice – Students and NGOs 2017’

  Release by Share-Net  July 17, 2017 Share-Net Netherlands kindly invites you to the 6th annual meeting “Linking Research, Policy and Practice – Students and NGOs”. This meeting will bring together policymakers, practitioners and researchers working on sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in international development and students who have finalized, or who are…