Applications are now open for the 2015 ProSPER.Net Leadership Programme.
The UNU Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) serves as the Secretariat for ProSPER.Net (Promotion of Sustainability in Postgraduate Education and Research Network), comprising 32 members, spread throughout the Asia-Pacific, that have strong education and research programmes dedicated to sustainable development and related fields.
The ProSPER.Net Leadership Programme (LP) provides opportunities for participants to develop interdisciplinary skills to lead sustainable development initiatives appropriate to local, regional or global contexts. The third ProSPER.Net LP — “Transformational Leadership in Implementing and Assessing Sustainability Projects” — will be held in Sabah, Malaysia from 23 to 29 August 2015 in collaboration with the Higher Education Leadership Academy, Universiti Malaysia Sabah and University College of Technology Sarawak.
Through this unique one-week programme, participants will learn to develop their work with a clearer vision and understanding of diverse perspectives. More specifically, the programme will focus on collaborative efforts, leveraging networks and involving multiple stakeholders.
The deadline for applications is 14 June 2015. For application information and a tentative programme, please see the UNU-IAS website.