Past Event

Prof. Andre Correa de Almeida (Earth Institute) Visit

December 3, 2012 - December 4, 2012
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Andre Correa de Almeida, Program Manager for the Master of Public Administration in Development Practice and Adjunct Faculty at SIPA, visited Istanbul on December 3-4. He assessed the need and opportunities for the design of executive education/training initiatives on sustainable development drawing from Columbia University and Earth Institute’s sector experts. Since June of 2011, the Columbia University Middle East Research Center has trained more than 372 Jordanian development practitioners from more than 35 different governmental units and non-profit organizations in various areas of sustainable development. His visit aimed to assess local needs and understood the best opportunities to produce a similar program in Turkey.