(25-29 April 2011) (Supported by UNDP, India)
Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai will conduct an orientation course on Human Development at TISS, Mumbai from 25-29 April 2011, as part of a project supported by UNDP, India. The objective of the course is to orient young development practitioners to the human development approach and its operationalization into development practice.
Eligibility to apply:
(a) Should be working on development issues of the poor and marginalized in India, in the government, NGOs, development agencies or as faculty in academic institutions. (b) Should be postgraduates (in any discipline) and preferably not more than 35 years of age.
How to apply:
The application should consist of the following:- (a) CV of the applicant (not to exceed 4 pages). (b) A brief note (not to exceed 1 page) on why the applicant would like to participate in the course. The application should be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org and rohit@ tiss.edu not later than 28 February 2011. Selected participants will be informed by 15 March 2011.
The selected participants will be provided with lodging and boarding by TISS, however they will have to bear their own travel costs. There is no registration fee for the course.