The Columbia Global Centers promote a key Columbia University mission to advance science, environmental studies, and engineering for humanity. The Centers bring scientists, policy analysts, and humanists together around cutting-edge global themes being pursued at the University and around the world.
How did Indian entrepreneurs react to the COVID-19 pandemic? To showcase technical innovators who developed timely solutions for addressing the current public health crisis, Columbia Global Centers | Mumbai organized a panel discussion on March 4, 2021, in partnership with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Western Region.
Urban India needs innovators and entrepreneurs to practice responsible innovation to make our cities healthier, safer, and more sustainable. With this imperative in mind, the Urban Works Innovation Challenge 2020-2021 kicked off its third year in India with an aim to design for cities in crisis.
What is it like to be a woman working in the energy sector and what are the challenges that women face? To unpack dimensions of the gender gap in the power sector, a program was organized on the occasion of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2021 with the Center on Global Energy Policy (CGEP) at Columbia SIPA.