Israel Institute of Technology

Technion Social Hub The Social Hub works to promote social involvement at Technion, out of a perception that sees social involvement as the third role of academia, alongside teaching and research. The Social Hub creates connections and collaborations between communities in and outside Technion’s campus, and promotes community-based teaching and research, mutual knowledge sharing, and […]

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University of Kwazulu Natal

Durban EPIC Following the African regional EPIC-N training in November 2017, the City of Durban and the University of KwaZulu-Natal have begun implementing the Durban EPIC pilot project within the Durban Research Action Partnership. The Durban EPIC pilot project connects Environmental Planning and Climate Protection Department (EPCPD) from eThekwini Municipality (city of Durban) and School […]

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Rural Indiana county launches new strategies

Like much of the U.S. and the State of Indiana, Lawrence County faces a challenging opioid epidemic. In 2016, the state declared a public health emergency in response to rising hepatitis C rates and the county averaged nearly 50 nonfatal overdose visits to local emergency rooms per 100,000 people, according to the Indiana State Department […]

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