Summer Placement Profile

MDP Summer Film Profiles: Karolina in Nepal

 

Karolina in Nepal

Karolina Walęcik (Class of 2016) spent her summer field placement executing a post-earthquake aid transparency project with the Mobile Citizens Help Desk at Accountability Lab in Kathmandu, Nepal.

MDP Summer Film Profiles: Elaine in Lesotho

 

Elaine in Lesotho

Elaine Kubik (Class of 2016) partnered with Jhpiego in Maseru, Lesotho to support the demand creation team targeting high-risk young men for HIV prevention services.

MDP Summer Film Profiles: Olive in Jordan

 

Olive in Jordan

Olive Nsababera (Class of 2016) worked with UNICEF in Amman, Jordan, to explore the drivers of refugee youth engagement in peacebuilding efforts in the Middle East and North Africa.

MDP Summer Film Profiles: Swetha in Tanzania

 

Swetha in Tanzania

Swetha Ramaswamy (Class of 2016) worked with the Africa Soil Information Service in Arusha, Tanzania, developing curriculum for local enumerators to improve soil analysis using geospatial data supplied by UAVs.

MPA-DP summer story: Jessemin in Mozambique

 

Jessemin in Mozambique

Jessemin Sage Sheyda-Losick (Class of 2012) spent his summer field placement working on a rapid assessment of five Millennium Villages in Gaza Province, Mozambique.

MPA-DP summer story: Gaelle in Uganda

 

Gaelle in Uganda

Gaelle Espinosa (Class of 2012) partnered with community leaders in rural Uganda to plant trees in exchange for carbon credits.

MPA-DP summer story: Megan in Cambodia

 

Megan in Cambodia

Megan Colnar (Class of 2012) worked with over 400 women honey producers in rural Myanmar to better market and brand their products.

MPA-DP summer story: Susmita in Bangladesh

 

Susmita in Bangladesh

Susmita De (Class of 2012) worked in Dhaka, Bangladesh, where she partnered with BRAC to integrate ICT4D solutions into its community health worker program. 


Other Videos

Development Practice Lab (MPA-DP program)

 

The Development Practice Lab of The Master of Public Administration in Development Practice

Facebook Live Interview with the MPA-DP Director

 

Facebook Live with MPA-DP Director, Glenn Denning

Exploring Opportunities for Sustainable Development in Myanmar

 

Opportunities for Sustainable Development in Myanmar