Category: DPMI

DPMI Plus Fellow Mia Schmid works to improve water security in India

Mia Schmid believes that “monitoring and evaluation of social development projects needs a radical reorientation to locate community organizations at the helm of the learning process.” Mia is currently on her DPMI Plus assignment,  a semester long immersive learning opportunity for graduate students at the Middlebury Institute, working in 120 degree heat in Jodhpur, India. Her […]

IEM Practicum-DPMI Plus fellow collaborates with progressive language school in Mexico

Luz Vasquez, candidate for a dual masters degree in Public Administration and International Education Management, is currently working as a Special Projects Manager for the CETLALIC Institute in Cuernavaca, Mexico for her IEM Practicum and DPMI Plus fellowship.  CETLALIC, self-described as the most politically and socially progressive Spanish language school in Mexico, was founded in 1987 by Salvadorian […]

Applications for January 7-25 DPMI Training Due October 31

Are you interested in a career in international development or humanitarian assistance? Would you like to work for a domestic or international non-governmental or inter-governmental organization? Apply to the January 7-25, 2013 Development Project Management Institute certificate training in Monterey, California by October 31. Modules cover international development project design, facilitation and stakeholder engagement, and social […]

Come to the DPMI Information Session next Tuesday, September 25th!

Earn a professional certificate in three weeks during a professional training program that prepares you for a development career. Time: 12:15-1:15 pm in MG 100 Application Deadline: October 31, 2012 Apply at go.miis.edu/dpmi Next DPMI Training: January 7-25, 2013 in Monterey, which will consist of three modules: Designing and Managing Development, Facilitating Participatory Development, and […]

Congratulations and Best of Luck to our Fall 2012 DPMI Plus Participants!

Diana Serrano, MAIPS 2012, is working with The Migration Policy Institute in Washington D.C. Christopher Miller, MPA 2013, is working with the Andean Alliance for Sustainable Development in Peru. Visit the Team Peru Blog at http://sites.miis.edu/abroad/category/team-peru/ Ashley Hellman, MAIEP 2013, is working with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in Lima, Peru. Melissa Ng, MPA/PCMI, is […]

Congratulations to the Summer 2012 DPMI Plus Participants!

Congratulations to the two Summer 2012 DPMI Plus Participants: Juanita Ramey and Susana Valle! Juanita Ramey, an MPA 2013 student, was working with the Alisal Center for the Fine Arts in Salinas, CA. Susana Valle, an MPA/PCMI 2013 student, was working with SACCO through Peace Corps in Uganda. Stay tuned for an update on our […]

DPMI and DPMI Plus Information Session this Fall!

Ever wondered what the DPMI 3 week training covers? Is it for you? Do you qualify? Have you participated in the DPMI training, and are considering DPMI Plus? Wondering which organizations you can be placed with? How to apply? Good news! There will be a DPMI and DPMI Plus Information session this fall on Tuesday, […]

Congratulations to the New Group of DPMI International Development Alumni!

This past May, two groups started  the Development Project Management Institute (DPMI) three-week professional training in preparation for a career in international development. Thirty-six participants took the training in Monterey, and twenty-eight in Washington D.C. Participants included both MIIS and non-MIIS students, as well as practitioners and career changers. The DPMI training consists of three […]

Internship Opportunity: Administrative Expert at WATEO

Women and the Environment Organization (WATEO) a research center that believes in empowering women and protecting the environment is the key to peace and stability is looking for an Administrative Expert who can volunteer 5 hours weekly to provide a administrative support regarding administrating, budgeting, and documentation to help improve operations. Background knowledge or experience […]

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