[HOT] Fwd: [liberationtech] Harvard Kennedy School's MPA/ID Program (INFO SESSIONs in Accra, São Paulo, Nairobi, Kigali, Moscow and more) – pass it on!

Heather Leson heatherleson at gmail.com
Thu Jul 7 02:46:05 UTC 2016


Hello,

This is slightly offtopic, however there is so much talent in this
community and maybe this opportunity might help you on your leadership path.

Heather
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From: "Yosem Companys" <companys at stanford.edu>
Date: 7 Jul 2016 01:45
Subject: [liberationtech] Harvard Kennedy School's MPA/ID Program (INFO
SESSIONs in Accra, São Paulo, Nairobi, Kigali, Moscow and more) – pass it
on!
To: "Liberation Technologies" <liberationtech at lists.stanford.edu>
Cc:

From: Finney, Carol <Carol_Finney at hks.harvard.edu>
>
> At this time of year we begin our efforts to reach candidates for
> admission to the Master in Public Administration in International
> Development (*MPA/ID* <https://www.hks.harvard.edu/degrees/masters/mpa-id>)
> Program for next fall.
>
> I hope you will take a moment to *forward this message* to your
> colleagues or young professionals in your network who might benefit from
> study in the MPA/ID.
>
> We are very proud to have enrolled students from over 100 countries over
> the years. However, some areas are still underrepresented, so we would
> especially appreciate your assistance in reaching prospective students from *Africa,
> *the* Middle East* and the *former Soviet Union*.
> This summer, MPA/ID students and alumni will be hosting *information
> sessions* <https://www.hks.harvard.edu/degrees/masters/mpa-id> in a
> number of locations around the globe, including
> *Accra, Ghana*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/7-9-2016-accra-MPAID> - July
> 9, 2016
> *Manila, Philippines*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/2016ManilaMPAID> - July 9,
> 2016
> *Moscow, Russia*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/2016MoscowMPAID> - July 9,
> 2016
> *Sao Paulo, Brazil*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/7-13-16-saopaulo-mpaid>-
> July 13, 2016
> *Amman, Jordan*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/2016AmmanMPAID> - July 15,
> 2016
> *Yangon, Myanmar*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/07-16-2016-Yangon-AO>- July
> 16, 2016
> *Caracas, Venezuela*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/7-20-16-caracas-mpaid> -
> July 20, 2016
> *Monrovia, Liberia*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/7-20-16-monrovia-mpaid> -
> July 20, 2016
> *Nairobi, Kenya*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/7-20-16-nairobi-mpaid> -
> July 20, 2016
> *Dar es Salaam, Tanzania *
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/7-23-16-dar-es-salaam-MPAID>-
> July 23, 2016
> *Kigali, Rwanda*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/2016KigaliMPAID3> - July 25,
> 2016
> *Kampala, Uganda*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/8-2-16-kampala-mpaid> -
> August 2, 2016
> *Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia *
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/2016KualaLumpurMPAID>-
> August 3, 2016
> Warm regards,
> *Carol*
> Carol J. Finney, Director
> MPA/ID Program * Kennedy School of Government * Harvard University * 79
> JFK Street * Cambridge, MA 02138 * USA
>
> *Master in Public Administration in International Development*
> *Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University*
>
>
> The Harvard Kennedy School’s newest degree program, the *MPA in
> International Development (MPA/ID)*
> <http://www.hks.harvard.edu/degrees/masters/mpa-id>, is designed to
> prepare the next generation of leaders in international development. It is
> an economics-centered, multi-disciplinary program, combining rigorous
> training in analytical and quantitative methods with an emphasis on policy
> and practice.
>
> The MPA/ID Program is chaired by Professor *Lant Pritchett*
> <http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/lant-pritchett/(page)/faculty>. The
> intellectual home of the MPA/ID students is Harvard's university-wide
> research center, the *Center for International Development (CID)*
> <http://www.cid.harvard.edu/> based at the Kennedy School and directed by
> Professor *Ricardo Hausmann*
> <http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/ricardo-hausmann/(page)/faculty>
> .
>
> The MPA/ID Program offers unparalleled training for a professional career
> in development. The mix of theoretical rigor with a practical approach has
> proven to be a winning combination in the professional world. Our graduates
> hold influential policy and management positions in a wide range of
> international organizations, national governments, central and regional
> banks, non-profit and research organizations, and private sector companies.
>
> Our young alumni body includes the Minister of Planning of Ecuador,
> several deputy ministers, 27 World Bank Young Professionals, a White House
> Fellow, a member of the Irish Parliament, and several social entrepreneurs
> who have received Echoing Green Fellowships, to mention just a few.
>
> We are looking for applicants who:
>
>    - are committed to the economic, political, and social progress of
>    developing countries
>    - excel in economics and mathematics
>    - have excellent academic records
>    - have several years of international development work experience, and
>    - show potential for leadership in their future careers
>
>
> International and US candidates are encouraged to apply.  For Fall 2017
> enrollment, the *application* *deadline will be December* *1, 2016*. For
> more information on the MPA/ID Program, please see
> *www.hks.harvard.edu/mpaid* <http://www.hks.harvard.edu/mpaid>
>
>
> Prospective MPA/ID students are invited to attend:
>
> *Washington, DC Information Session*
> <http://www.hks.harvard.edu/degrees/masters/mpa-id/admissions/visit-the-school>
> on *Friday, September **9, 2016* from 12:30 – 2:00 pm at the World Bank
> in Washington, DC. *Registration required by Tuesday, September 6 at *
> *noon.* Please sign up to attend this event *here*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/DCSept11>.
> *Cambridge Open House*
> <http://www.hks.harvard.edu/degrees/masters/mpa-id/admissions/visit-the-school>
> to be held at the Harvard Kennedy School in Cambridge, Massachusetts on *Monday,
> **October 17, 2016*. Please *register*
> <https://admissions.hks.harvard.edu/register/mpaidopenhouseoct5> in
> advance.
>
> *Virtual Information Session *- September 22, 2016.  Check our website
> for details.
>
> Carol J. Finney
> Director, MPA/ID Program * Kennedy School of Government * Harvard
> University * 79 JFK Street * Cambridge, MA * USA
>
>
>
>
>
>
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