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A global network of centers at @Columbia University, creating opportunities in research, scholarship, teaching, and service around the world

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As part of our @Columbia President’s Global Innovation Fund and in collaboration with @saheliencom and our Center in Tunis, Professor Craig Spencer is in Agadez, Niger to better understand the #humanrights and mortality risks for #migrants and #refugees who pass through the desert in the #Sahel. #columbiaglobalcenters #columbiauniversity #agadez #niger #president #global #innovation #fund #tunis #tunisia #cgctunis
Columbia Global Centers | Mumbai held a panel discussion featuring leading business experts Sharad Sanghi, Pirojsha Godrej, and Shom Hinduja, as well as writer Aparna Piramal Raje. #columbiauniversity #columbiauniversity #cgcmumbai #mumbai #india #business #panel
We had a great reception this week during our directors summit where we invited students, staff, alum, and faculty members to learn more about the work we’re doing and how people can engage with us. #columbiauniversity #columbiaglobalcenters #newyork #manhattan #students #staff #alumni #faculty #university #reception #director #summit
In collaboration with our Tunis Center and the regional center for education and training in Gabès, the Hédi Bouchamaoui Foundation organized an information day on studies in American universities and specifically Columbia University. This event featured two Tunisian students who are studying at Columbia University. #columbiaglobalcenters #columbiauniversity #cgctunis #tunis #tunisia #columbiaalumni #american #university #Gabes #hedibouchamaouifoundation
Great work by singer @malaika6tz on her sickle cell awareness event!! She was a speaker at our “Beyond the Music” program in Tanzania where she spoke about her projects as a sickle cell awareness ambassador. She thanked @cloudstv and @cloudsplus for helping bring attention to her recent event. “On behalf of Tanzania Sickle Cell Disease Alliance, I would like to extend my sincere gratitude to CloudsPlus Media for their unmatched support to our efforts to advocate fighting Sickle Cell disease to the general public. This makes our collective work easier as we thrive to reach the intended audience.” #columbiaglobalcenters #columbiauniversity #cgcnairobi #daressalaam #tanzania #sicklecell #sicklecellawareness #health #music #cloudsfm
As we prepare for our directors summit next week, here’s a picture of our Center directors during the summer retreat in Nairobi. #columbiaglobalcenters #columbiauniversity #cgcnairobi #directors #retreat #amman #jordan #beijing #china #istanbul #turkey #mumbai #india #nairobi #kenya #paris #france #riodejaneiro #brazil #santiago #chile #tunis #tunisia
Congratulations to Saygın Yıldırım, a recent graduate of @columbiaengineering who is now working as an Investment Banking Analyst at Nomura Securities International. At our website, read about how his engagement with our Istanbul Center impacted his career. #columbiaglobalcenters #columbiauniversity #cgcistanbul #istanbul #turkey #manhattan #newyorkcity #graduate #engineering #investment #banking
Riveting talk by Professor Safwan Masri of @Columbia at the London home of @MaryamEisler — all about his new book ‘Tunisia: An Arab Anomaly.’ #columbiaglobalcenters #columbiauniversity #cgcamman #cgctunis #london #safwanmasri #anarabanomaly #tunisia
Eric Garcetti (@ericgarcetti), Mayor of Los Angeles, sends a welcome message to Brazilian’s Mayors attending the “Accelerating Growth”, a one-week intensive course developed by our Rio Center in partnership with Communitas (@comunitasbr) #columbiaglobalcenters #columbiauniversity #cgcrio #rio #riodejaneiro #brazil #brasil #losangeles #mayor #course #partnership
Professor Vijay Modi of @columbiaengineering spoke about energy planning with low-cost windpower and solarpower at our Santiago Center with @earthinstitute and #datascience. #columbiaglobalcenters #columbiauniversity #cgcsantiago #santiago #chile #wind #solar #energy #windpower #solarpower #engineering
The Istanbul Center hosted Assistant Professor Tunç Şen, Assistant Professor Harun Küçük and Professor Hakan Karateke, for a public panel on the “History of Ottoman Culture and Science: Sources, New Approaches” at Columbia University's Studio-X Istanbul office. #columbiaglobalcenters #columbiauniversity #cgcistanbul #istanbul #turkey #professor #history #ottoman #culture #science
This week we received the students of Columbia Women's Leadership Program developed by Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro. The program is for Brazilian’s who work at an executive management level providing them an intensive week of classes, site visits, and events in and around New York City. 
20 women, representing 6 Brazilian States, making a difference! #columbiaglobalcenters #columbiauniversity #newyork #newyorkcity #cgcrio #rio #riodejaneiro #brazil #university #executive #womensleadership #womenempowerment