ONA Team brainstorms to foster innovation

Fostering Innovation: An Academy Workshop

‘What words come to mind when you think of Innovation?’ That was the opening question of the Innovation Workshop on Tuesday November 21st. A silence awaited, and ideas sparked. ‘New’, ‘efficiency’, ‘new uses’, ‘new perspective’, ‘technology’ and ‘increased productivity’ were some of the initial thoughts that came to mind amongst the Oxfam Novib Academy (ONA)…

Biweekly workshop: Innovation

Last week on May 8, us the Oxfam Academy students, had an interesting workshop delivered by our fellow intern, Saskia Geurtzen. The topic was about innovation. A term which is so often used today by organizations or businesses whose importance goes further to not only create competitive edge, but as a requirement to survive in…