Spark

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07/11/2018 - 4:22pm

SPARK develops higher education and entrepreneurship, so that young ambitious people are empowered to lead their post-conflict society into prosperity. SPARK is a dynamic and growing not-for-profit development organization with 80 staff members that helps young entrepreneurs to start or grow their own businesses. SPARK helps displaced youth to access higher education in conflict areas. Moreover, SPARK assists post-secondary education institutions to reform their curricula to better meet the needs of the labour markets. Based in Amsterdam, SPARK has offices in among others Abidjan, Amman, Beirut, Belgrade, Bujumbura, Gaziantep, Erbil, Hargeisa, Juba, Kigali, Mitrovica, Monrovia, Ramallah, Sanaa and Tunis.

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Organisation Type: 
International Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
1993
Country of Origin: 
NL
Intervention Sector(s): 
Education
Contact person's position: 
Project Officer
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Address: 
Berytech, 4th floor
Bshara al Khoury
Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: 009611649555 Ext. 6390
Beirut LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
Bshara al Khoury
Phone: 
009611649555 Ext. 6390
Website: 
Email: 
lebanon@spark-online.org
Contact person's name: 
Samer Zeidan / Sarah Nasr
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Deadline: 
Friday, 3 August 2018
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The Programme Manager will be assigned to work on implementation of an expected new programme that supports entrepreneurs in starting up a company and support existing entrepreneurs in scale their existing business.

The Programme Manager can be based in SPARK’s Lebanon office; frequent travel throughout the region is required. This vacancy is subject to approval of a new programme in 2019.

Friday, 15 February 2019
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SPARK is an international not-for profit organisation. SPARK develops higher education through providing scholarships for Syrian refugees, as well as entrepreneurship and leadership workshops in order to empower young, ambitious people to lead their fragile and conflict-affected societies into prosperity. Students apply for the SPARK scholarship online, and go through a multi-stages selection process, which will determine their acceptance to the program.

Wednesday, 16 January 2019
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