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Daily Archives: 2012-08-25

Chevening Award Ceremony 2012 – Interview with Kirsten Han

The Chevening Scholarships are funded by the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office. Known previously in Singapore as the Raffles Scholarships, the Chevening programme offers bond-free scholarships to promising young Singaporeans. Applicants must have not studied in the UK previously. Scholarships are usually awarded for one year postgraduate courses at any university of the Scholar's choice. Support range from small financial …

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Let's Talk with Bridget Welsh

Welcome to the first episode of the second series of the SDP's Let's Talk, a face-to-face interview programme with members of our community whose work is helping to shape the national discourse. Hosted by Nadine Keller, we start off with Associate Professor Bridget Welsh who currently teaches at a university in Singapore.

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Youth promote sustainable consumption

PRESS RELEASE During the Rio+20 United Nations Conference in June 2012, world leaders identified the need to promote sustainable patterns of consumption and production. The 18th ASEF University (AU18), themed ‘Conscious Consumers for Environmental Sustainability’, is a response to this need. Forty-two (42) students and young professionals from 33 Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) countries are participating in AU18. The initiative will …

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