Artificial Intelligence-Enabled Digital Transformation to achieve Sustainable Development Goals

10th March 2019

Watch Live (10:30 – 15:00 GMT) Monday 11th March 2019 (10:00-15:30) Hosted by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and sponsored by Centre for Ethical Finance, Law and Communities (CEFLAC), University of East London (UEL) Target audience: Private sector, business, SMEs, academics, researchers, UN agencies, NGOs, civil society groups, youth, students and other stakeholdersFocus: Public-Private-Partnership, Sustainable [more details]

Artificial intelligence and knowledge management for future digital leaders

27th February 2019

Five day intensive workshopMonday 29th April – Friday 3rd May 2019 (9:30-15:30)Knowledge Dock Business Centre, University of East London, London – United Kingdom The workshop will be facilitated by world renowned experts in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Knowledge Management (KM), Data Science (DS), and Digital Transformation (DT); Rawad Hammad (Researcher and Senior Education Solutions Analyst, King’s College [more details]

Role of private sector in achieving Agenda 2030 for SD in Sudan

13th January 2019

The role of the private sector in achieving Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development in Sudan Date: Sunday 6th January 2019 (13:00-16:00) Al Salam Rotana Hotel, Khartoum – Sudan Host: Yagoub Group, Khartoum – Sudan Target audience: Private sector, business, SMEs, academics, researchers, UN agencies, NGOs, civil society groups, youth, students and other stakeholders Focus: Public-Private-Partnership, [more details]

UN Policy Research Survey

3rd June 2018

Following WASD successful engagement with the UN Joint Inspection Unit (JIU) last year on the role of PPPs in the implementation of Agenda 2030, WASD will be engaged again with JIU on its next project A.435 entitled “Strengthening the policy research uptake in service of the 2030“. Together with JIU, WASD organised the first meeting [more details]

Transforming policy research for the implementation of the United Nations 2030 Agenda

11th March 2018

Wednesday 14th March 2018 from 14:00 to 17:00 London Centre of International Law Practice (LCILP), London, United Kingdom Target audience: Academics, researchers, think tanks, consultancy firms, research centres and institutes, UN agencies, NGOs, civil society groups, youth, students and other stakeholders Focus: Global, Policy Research, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) The thematic focus of this informal [more details]

The role of the private sector and the diaspora in achieving the 2030 SDGs

27th January 2018

Monday 5th February 2018 (18:00-20:30) UNICEF UK, London, United Kingdom Target audience: Private sector, business, SMEs, academics, researchers, UN agencies, NGOs, civil society groups, youth, students and other stakeholders and all those who are interested in UNICEF’s priorities/mandate (children, child survival i.e. health, nutrition, water, sanitation, hygiene, as well as education and child protection) Focus: [more details]

The future of Sudan after lifting the US sanctions

22nd October 2017

Saturday 28th October 2017 (14:00-17:00) University Square Stratford – London, United Kingdom Early this month (6 October 2017), the US government has lifted parts the sanctions against Sudan towards normalizing relations which was promoted by Sudan’s efforts to end conflicts within the country, allowing good access for humanitarian purposes as well as good cooperation with the [more details]

Download FREE the latest issue of International Journal of Sudan Research (IJSR), Volume 8 Number 1, 2018

7th September 2017

We are pleased to publish the new issue of the International Journal of Sudan Research (IJSR), Volume 8 Number 1, 2018. You can download FREE of charge here. Please circulate the papers and the link among your colleagues and networks. ‘Occurrence and identity of the causal agents of Wilt/Root-Rot disease in Chickpea in Abu Hamad area’ Hanan Ibrahim Mudawi [more details]

CALL FOR CHAPTERS: Technological transformation for Sudan’s sustainable inclusive development

3rd September 2017

Part of Palgrave Studies of Sustainable Business in Africa Editor: Allam Ahmed, Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex, UK This book will focus on the application and utilisation of science, technology and innovation (STI) for addressing societal challenges, thereby promoting development. Issues of governance of STI, technology transfer (TT), business practices, public policies [more details]

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