Category: Posner

ICF Update

Stronger Together: Authentic Girls’ Empowerment Across Borders What does it look like to create a global engagement experience that benefits all participants? Many global education programs make claims of authenticity and community connection, yet are often designed primarily to meet the needs of students in the Global North. With funding from the Posner Center’s International… Read more »

Innovating Together

Arrow Electronics Invests in International Collaboration Fund The Posner Center is pleased to announce a new partnership with Colorado’s largest company, Arrow Electronics. Arrow provides products, services, and solutions to industry and commercial user of electrical components and enterprise computing solutions. Directly serving over 80 countries, they are truly a global company. We’ve partnered to… Read more »

2018-2019 Mentoring Program

Introducing the matched mentors and mentees The Posner Center has launched a new Mentoring Program an annual program—which we intend to significantly scale and expand in the coming years — that will create dialogue and exchange of ideas, and provide new opportunities for learning and engagement in our community. The Posner Center Mentoring Program cultivates the professional development of… Read more »

Demographic Data for Development

Kimetrica’s Journey with Population Explorer                           When the Indian Ocean Tsunami struck on December 26, 2004, many in the humanitarian sector were off celebrating the holidays. They quickly mobilized, but lacked basic data to inform the response, including an accurate estimate of the… Read more »

ICF Update

Mwanaisha Said Salim Selected as Community Health Educator Africa School Assistance Project (ASAP) and Maji Safi Group (MSG) were awarded a 2018 International Collaboration Fund grant from the Posner Center to incorporate MSG’s WASH curriculum into ASAP’s Kupanda Project leadership program with girls. Both organizations have been working together in the US and in Tanzania… Read more »

Rigorous Evaluation as a Practical Decision-Making Tool

Development Dialogue with IDinsight IDinsight, a leader in using rigorous evaluation to transform development practice, presented at the Posner Center’s recent Development Dialogue. IDinsight’s Strategy and Internal Measurement Lead, Harlan Downs-Tepper, discussed creating an evidence-based mindset, beginning with a high-level discussion on when and why to evaluate, followed by case studies of IDinsight’s work in… Read more »