INTRODUCTION OF EVA N. SHITAATALA

  “I will participate in ISA because I am committed to promotion of responsible food consumption and promotion of blue economy.“ Eva Ndamono Shitaatala is the founder and CEO of Zadeva Fishery Products. She holds a Master Degree in Environmental Engineering. Currently, she is pursuing her MBA at Strayer University. Eva is passionate about blue
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10. December 2020

INTRODUCTION OF PHILLIP KWENDESA

“I will participate in the ISA program because I have the opportunity to develop a project that supports young girls in their fight for their sexual rights and reproductive health. I see great potential here in technology-supported and data-driven solutions.”  Phillip Kwendesa is a young Zimbabwean with a Masters in Network and Systems of Telecommunications
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4. December 2020

INTRODUCTION OF PRANAYA UDASH

“I am going to take part in ISA because I believe that learning is the key to success in life. Better learning comes from diversified exposer and culture which I feel I can acquire from ISA and implement my knowledge for the betterment of my nation and the world.” Pranaya Udash is working as a
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28. November 2020

INTRODUCTION OF ZHANL MAMYKOVA

“I plan to participate in ISA because it is the best platform for the exchange of knowledge and experience on the implementation of important SDG related projects. ISA will permit me to study the experience of digitalisation of German universities and contribute to improving the quality of education in my country.” Zhanl Mamykova is the director
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24. November 2020

Women in STEM in Kazakhstan: It’s time to change the mindset

Have you ever seen a prettier creature than the cub of a Caspian seal? His eyes are like two pearls, looking deep into your consciousness, turning and awakening your craving and love for Mother Nature. I present to you Assel Baimukanova an environmental specialist from Kazakhstan who was once deeply fascinated by this mammal, the
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17. November 2020

ADAPTING TO THE CORONA WORK-FROM-HOME REGIME

For the last decade, terms such as self-discipline, time-management, and organization have been very popular topics in several workshops, seminars, books, and conferences. However, the self-discipline has never been more popular than today, when the fatal virus assaulted the world and made most of its population to work from home. A relatively new trend such
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5. June 2020

E-LEARNING

The world is going through a very difficult moment with the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus pandemic. It has shaken the world to its core and has changed our way of life in ways we could never imagine. Many companies, schools and other institutions are closed down to slow down or curb the infection rate,
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28. May 2020

Rubbish to Rubies; Waste Management system In Germany, Lessons For Nigeria

“Old habits die hard”. It was a deep struggle for me conforming to waste sorting systems at home and at my office in Hamburg, Germany. Simply because it is not what I grew up doing in my country, Nigeria – we dump all waste together. Waste generation is an integral part of human existence; So
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11. May 2020

GOODBYE SEXIST STEREOTYPES, HELLO GENDER EQUALITY

Women in daily life still have to deal with the “surprises” of stereotypes related to their weakness and that their main task is commonly reduced to the function of procreation and is less valuable than men. Such Stereotypes, especially in Asian countries, led to the signing of the “Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration on Advancing Gender
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29. April 2020

CREATING VALUE FROM DISRUPTION

  Author: Isabel Salazar, ISA fellow 2019/20. What is disruption? I was trying to define my article’s title when this word came to my mind. Nowadays it is a word that you hear often in the business world: business disruption, disruptive innovation or creative disruption just to name a few, but what disruption really means?
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20. April 2020
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