World Engagement Institute

Founding Year: 2010

Staff: 8


Dr. Marco Tavanti (Co-founder & Emeritus President)

Strives to develop “globally responsible leaders and sustainable communities” by connecting “international development professionals with universities, academics and international organizations.” Its activities and services concentrate on “providing career-enhancing professional trainings, developing and managing international capacity-building projects, and fostering worldwide collaborative institutional partnerships.”



World Engagement Institute contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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