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Stanford Women in Data Science (#WiDS2018)

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Stanford Women in Data Science (#WiDS2018) at the American University of Beirut where I presented on one of my favorite topics, “Humanizing Analytics; Putting Society at the Center of AI Innovation“. Attending this event...

The Global Social Venture Competition

Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) is a global competition founded by UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business that empowers the next generation of social entrepreneurs to transform their ideas into fundable, scalable ventures that address the world’s most pressing...

GCNL and UNDP animate a joint conversation on Anti-Corruption

Global Compact Network Lebanon (GCNL) in collaboration with UNDP organized a joint workshop, on February 12, 2018, that was hosted at AUB to discuss the latest developments on the national scene in relation to a topic that has attracted exponential attention in...

Official launching of the National Cancer Treatment Guidelines

On Saturday February 3, 2018, UNDP launched the 3rd edition of the National Cancer Treatment in collaboration with the President’s Office at the American University of Beirut (AUB) and Global Compact Network Lebanon (GCNL). The UNDP project "Transfer of Knowledge...

Official Launch of ProAbled

Global Compact Network Lebanon was thrilled to launch the platform ProAbled during the 4th edition of Lebanon Collaboration for the SDGs on the 30th of January. ProAbled.com connects all HR and recruitment departments with skilled potential employees referred by...

Beirut Vision Needs Assessment

On Thursday January 11, the American University of Beirut hosted a roundtable discussion in collaboration with Global Compact Network Lebanon and Makhzoumi Foundation. A number of experts were convened to explore the urgent needs for Beirut 2018. Each expert touched...

Single Organizing Idea (SOI®) Workshop

Learning lessons in Lebanon by Neil Gaught As with technology, businesses in emerging economies have the opportunity to leapfrog the bolt-on CSR efforts and ad-hoc philanthropy of the developed world and put sustainability at the core of their enterprises straight...

MOU signing with the Ministry of Economy and Trade

GCNL team attended the SME forum in Biel on the 11th of July 2017 where the Ministry of Economy & Trade signed an MOU showing its commitment to advancing the 17 Sustainable Development Goals! In this event the speakers also shed light on the little funding SMEs...