28 Oct 2015

Climate change and humanitarian aid : local and global stakes in COP21

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France-Atlanta 2015 hosted a humanitarian roundtable in partnership with Emory University on climate change and its impacts on vulnerable populations on October 28, 2015.    The event attracted participants from numerous universities in the region as well as state and … Read More

27 Oct 2015

Education series: Humanitarian work in French-speaking countries

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  Representatives from local NGOs shared their field experience with students in Metro Atlanta high schools and universities from October 27, 2015 – November 9, 2015. Students learned about current humanitarian issues that are being addressed by these organizations, particularly in … Read More

21 Oct 2014

Mobility in healthcare and civic engagement—ICTs and the future of development

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Smartphones and other mobile platforms are proliferating throughout the developing world, especially as device costs rapidly decrease. Cellular voice and data increasingly reaches towards all corners of the world. These technology and economic trends have spurred research, field trials and … Read More