Programs & Projects

Science, Technology, Research and Innovation for Development (STRIDE)

July 2013 - August 2018

Overview

The objective of the five-year STRIDE project is to strengthen the science, technology, research and innovation capacity in the Philippines, with a focus on higher education and disciplines that contribute to high-growth economic sectors as a means of accelerating economic growth.

Contributing to STRIDE’s objectives WDI focuses on providing: 1) technical support for Filipino University Career Centers to effectively place student graduates in the workforce; and 2) academic support for Filipino university faculty to engage industry by writing and teaching case studies. Through partnerships with the University of Iloilo, the University of Santo Tomas, and the Technological Institute of the Philippines, the WDI team is working to expand and improve the delivery of career services. The WDI team is also working with Philippine faculty case writers and has published more than 40 case studies to-date written by Philippine faculty in the STRIDE Case Study Collection.


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