News | General, Education, General, Basics Needs & Social Entrepreneurship, Culture 13.11.2013

Latest newsletter provides insights in the foundation’s international engagement

One of the newsletter topics is the "empowering people. Award" ceremony in Nairobi.
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In its autumn issue published on November 12, 2013, the Siemens Stiftung newsletter provides insights to the projects the foundation is conducting in the working areas Basic needs and Social Entrepreneurship, as well as Education and Culture in Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa and Europe/Germany.

The topics include the following:

  • Presenting the “empowering people. Award” in Nairobi: The awarded projects include an innovative approach for producing OneDollarGlasses from Germany, sustainably manufactured hygienic sanitary pads for Ugandan women and an electric kettle with surprising talents…
  • Experimento with new partners on three continents: A fourth Science Competence Center was established in South Africa, in Chile the Pontificia Universidad Católica (PUC) signed a letter of intent with Siemens Stiftung to continue their strategic cooperation, and German primary school teachers are trained in Experimento | 8+.
  • Performing arts academies in Latin America: Following PANORAMA SUR in Argentina and MOVIMIENTO SUR in Chile comes EXPERIMENTA SUR with new interdisciplinary formats for cultural work in Columbia.
  • and many more…

The newsletter, published every three months, concisely informs about Siemens Stiftung`s projects in the areas of development cooperation, education and culture.