Call for volunteers to join the Open Source Team for the Open Ventilator System Initiative (OVSI)


   Join the Open Ventilator System Initiative (OVSI) Being involved with this project will ensure that you gain valuable experience of working with medical device prototypes, are able to produce high-quality open source documentation, gain understanding of a complete design process and how to communicate that clearly to other collaborators, and provide you with the … Continue reading Call for volunteers to join the Open Source Team for the Open Ventilator System Initiative (OVSI)

Kijani Energy Seeks Senior Data Scientist


Role: Senior Data Scientist Start Date: 1 December 2020 Terms: Full time for duration of pilot, with view to extend to permanent position Hours: Flexible Location: Remote Salary: £35,000 – £40,000 per annum Applications with CV and cover note to: neelo@kijanienergycompany.com – (Max 2 pages each) Role Summary Kijani Energy is looking for a creative … Continue reading Kijani Energy Seeks Senior Data Scientist

The Cambridge University International Development Society (CUiD) is looking for sponsors


CUiD is a student-run organisation providing a non-partisan platform for debate about issues of international development. The society organises speaker events and panel debates, in which leading figures in academia, government and industry share their experiences to inspire and inform students. CUiD also produces a free biannual magazine, Vision. In the interests of widening participation, CUiD … Continue reading The Cambridge University International Development Society (CUiD) is looking for sponsors

University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) International Studies and Politics part-time courses for 2018 – 2019


The University of Cambridge ICE offers part-time Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma courses, starting this autumn. These include the Undergraduate Certificate in International Development (deadline to apply 3 September), the Undergraduate Diploma in International Development: Environment, Sustainability and Globalisation (deadline 3 September), and the Undergraduate Certificate in International Relations (deadline 5 October). These courses allow members of the public … Continue reading University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) International Studies and Politics part-time courses for 2018 – 2019

World Bank Group’s “SDGs & Her Competition” for Women Entrepreneurs


Deadline: 30 June 2018 The World Bank Group, in partnership with Wharton School’s Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research, the UN Development Programme (UNDP), and UN Women, is seeking applications for its ‘SDGs & Her Competition for Women Entrepreneurs‘. This is an opportunity for women entrepreneurs to showcase how they are supporting the Sustainable Development Goals … Continue reading World Bank Group’s “SDGs & Her Competition” for Women Entrepreneurs

AB InBEV Sustainability Challenge


Do you have ideas that can change the world? Can your innovative ideas change the face of sustainability? Applications are now open for the AB InBev Sustainability Challenge 2018. AB InBev seek to bring together the best minds in Africa to unearth and nurture innovative solutions to their continent’s most pressing challenges. 25 of the … Continue reading AB InBEV Sustainability Challenge

Prizes for Start-Ups


Primera Impact is a rolling investment fund for startups tackling international development questions around health, energy and water. It is the result of a collaboration between researchers at the University of Cambridge and Primera Capital, a San Francisco-based venture capital fund. They aim to catalyse game-changing startups who demonstrate promise towards making the world a better place. … Continue reading Prizes for Start-Ups

Job Vacancies: Technical Team Roles Available at Cortirio


CGE Cultivator venture Cortirio is currently looking to expand its technical team. Cortirio are developing portable scanners to rapidly diagnose and monitor traumatic brain injuries. Roles include Optical Modelling Scientist, Optical Tomography Scientist, Computational Physicist, Analogue Electronics Engineer and Software & Algorithms Engineer. The company is based in London, with options for remote and flexible working. See … Continue reading Job Vacancies: Technical Team Roles Available at Cortirio

CGE AGM


On 1 May CGE held its Annual General Meeting at the Maxwell Centre. Many thanks to all attendees, including 11 representatives from our 26 member organisations. Our Chair of the Board of Trustees, Dominic Vergine, could not be there, so the session was chaired by Shelley Gregory-Jones, our Vice Chair. Prof Alan Blackwell, Dr David Good and Lynda Connon were voted … Continue reading CGE AGM