Meet the Ideas for Action Competition Reviewers!

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Name: Pallavi Menon Course of Study: Neuroscience and Health Care Management Origin: Bangalore, Karnataka, India LinkedIn Name: Lucia Vita Course of Study: Politics, Philosophy, and Economics Origin: London, United Kingdom LinkedIn Name: Joud Tabaza Course of Study: Business Analytics Origin: Amman, Jordan LinkedIn Name: Kevin Meehan Course of Study: Finance and Entrepeneurship Origin: Chicago, Illinois, United States LinkedIn Name: Saloni …

A New Initiative: the Africa COVID-19 Challenge

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The Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research at the Wharton School and its many partners are issuing a call for proposals for a new initiative: Building Capacity to Combat COVID-19 in Africa: Ideas and Innovations from Young Entrepreneurs. This competition will occur under the Africa COVID-19 Challenge. Learn more about the initiative here!

Reflections of Meeting Tanoto Foundation Winners from Penn students

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On 18 Feburary 2020, students in Ideas for Action and Dr. Djordjia Petkoski’s LGST401 and LGST230 classes met with winners of the Ideas for Action competition from Indonesia, sponsored by the Tanoto Foundation, during a lunch at Jon M. Huntsman Hall. Below are some takeaways of students from the conversations. “It was rewarding getting to meet Steven and Krisna from …

Ideas for Action at the 2020 Youth Assembly

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On February 14-15, the Youth Assembly, a platform created by the Friendship Ambassadors Foundation to encourage youth to become involved in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, hosted its 25th session at New York University. Over the course of the weekend, students, entrepreneurs, and young professionals came together to learn from leaders in the international development space, as well as …