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41. The Hexagon  
The Hexagon is a framework to organise LED training events. It organises the key issues in territorial development around six triangles. Moreover, it is the basis of a number of formats for quick workshops to clarify local stakeholders' perspective at LED. The Hexagon is the sum of six triangles: The target group of LED: Local firms, start-ups, and external investors Locational factors:…  
42. Rapid Assessment of Occupational Safety and Health in Agriculture in Myanmar  
Rapid Assessment of Occupational Safety and Health in Agriculture in Myanmar In the second half of 2017, BuSoDev Myanmar in cooperation with Mesopartner ( Christian Schoen) were commissioned by the ILO SafeYouth@Work Project to prepare a rapid assessment of the situation of occupational safety and health (OSH) in the agriculture sector in Myanmar.The assignment…  
43. Economic Cooperation between German and Lebanese Municipalities  
Economic Cooperation between German and Lebanese Municipalities Frank Waeltring of Mesopartner co-organised and facilitated a Local Economic Development (LED) Workshop with LED practitioners from German and Lebanese cities and districts. The workshop is only one among many other events in the Connective Cities-Initiative organised by the GIZ, the German Association of Cities (DST) and…  
44. Mesopartner joined the 21st Global Conference of the TCI-Network in Toronto  
Mesopartner joined the 21st Global Conference of the TCI-Network in Toronto This year Mesopartner ( Ulrich Harmes-Liedtke) again joined the Annual gathering of the global cluster community. On this occasion, the TCI-Network Global Conference took place in Canada’s largest city, Toronto, and was hosted by the Institute for Competitiveness & Prosperity (@Institute_ICP) of the Rotman School of…  
45. Creating jobs for rural youth in Moldova  
Creating jobs for rural youth in Moldova Mesopartner has been part of the development of a winning bid for a programme to support economic growth and the creation of jobs for rural youth in Moldova. The programme is funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and will start in November. Mesopartner is one of three organisations partnering in delivering the…  
46. Managing complexity and uncertainty in social sector organisations in the UK  
Managing complexity and uncertainty in social sector organisations in the UK Marcus Jenal of Mesopartner spoke at an event at the Newcastle University Business School about how to better manage complexity and uncertainty in social sector organisations. About 30 people of organisations from the social care sector in the North East of England participated at the event. The participants came from…  
47. SED Programme Development in Nepal  
SED Programme Development in Nepal Sustainable economic development (SED) is one focal area of German Development Cooperation (GDC) in Nepal. Several projects have been implemented by GIZ, PTB and recently also by KfW within this focal area, but a topical and strategic roof was still missing. In early 2018, the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)…  
48. Quality policy in Caribbean countries  
Quality policy in Caribbean countries Mesopartner has won a tender from the Caribbean Development Bank to advise on the development of a quality policy in three CARICOM member countries. Antigua & Barbuda, Grenada and Suriname were selected. Each country has its own economic structure and it is about developing the National Quality Infrastructure according to the needs and opportunities of…  
49. Understanding technological change and the role of meso organisations  
Understanding technological change and the role of meso organisations During 2018, Shawn Cunningham was contracted by the research organisation Trade and Industry Policy Strategies (TIPS) to lead research that would enable a new Chief Directorate for Future Production Technologies at the South African department of trade and industry to develop its strategy and approach.  The result of…  
50. Systemic Innovation in Regions at University Leipzig  
Systemic Innovation in Regions at University Leipzig For more than 10 years now Mesopartner has been teaching Regional Competitiveness at Leipzig University but it is always fun and rewarding to work with the students again due to their high level of motivation. In this Master’s Course on Small Enterprise Development (SEPT) at the University of Leipzig, 30 students from 20 countries with work…