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Events in the week of June 7, 2011

When时间: Thursday June 9, 2011, 7pm
Location地点: Muraya DCE Shanghai 4F, Building B, 1000 Chang Ping Road Jing'An District Shanghai 20042 4楼B座1000昌平路 上海静安区20042, Metro Line 7
Language活动使用语言: English+ Chinese
Price
活动参与费: free
About:
Networking drinks + Presentation by Hannah Lane, Senior Council at Ogilvy Earth China.
 
Location地点: Hilton Shanghai, 250 Hua Shan Rd
RSVP required: click here
Price 活动参与费: AmCham Member 250RMB, Non-Member (RMB): 400
About: Over the span of a few years, China has emerged as a global greentech market leader, standing at the center of virtually every greentech market. AmCham Shanghai invites you to a luncheon with Alan Beebe, managing director of China Greentech Initiative (CGTI), to discuss the unique insights from CGTI's The China Greentech Report 2011.
 

Opportunities for Social Entrepreneurs & Innovators
The Synergos Fellowship is an opportunity for civil society leaders to  enhance their leadership skills to become catalysts and play a major role in partnerships that address problems of poverty and social injustice. IT also connects you to a remarkable community of social activists, entrepreneurs, and investors. Application due: July 1.   
 
eBay Foundation and Ashoka’s Changemakers searching for the world’s most innovative market-based solutions that create economic opportunity and generate employment for disadvantaged populations. Apply now! 5 winners will each receive US$50,000.
 
World Summit Youth Awards 2011 now open for registration
Registration is now open for World Summit Youth Awards 2011 that are open to young people (under the age of 30 years from any of the UN member states) that have developed any sort of innovative project or product using information technology aimed at helping their community, contributing to address poverty, protecting the environment, sharing knowledge and empowering young people. Application due Mid July.
eBay Foundation and Ashoka’s Changemakers searching for the world’s most innovative market-based solutions that create economic opportunity and generate employment for disadvantaged populations. Apply now! 5 winners will each receive US$50,000.
eBay Foundation and Ashoka’s Changemakers searching for the world’s most innovative market-based solutions that create economic opportunity and generate employment for disadvantaged populations. Apply now! 5 winners will each receive US$50,000.


Interesting Reads
Sharing the story of Mercy Corps and its venturing in starting a social business in Indonesia.
 
Career Opportunities
National Project Officer - ILO
The Officer will manage the SCORE program, which supports SMEs to grow and create more and better jobs by improving their competitiveness through better quality, productivity and workplace practices. For chinese citizen only.
 
Various Positions -  Teach for China
TFC is looking for: Chief of Staff, IT System Administrator,  Director of Marketing + Marketing Manager and many more. 
 
Chief Office Contact Person - Internat Energy Solutions (IES)
IES specializes in the fields of building energy efficiency, renewable energy projects, and the assessment of greenhouse gas emissions. IES is looking for an extremely motivated, competent and knowledgeable young european professional to hire as main Contact Person for its Beijing office as part of the International Internship Program, provided by the French government.
 
 

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