Aga Khan Foundation Canada: The Fellowship in International Development Management (IDM)
The Fellowship in International Development Management (IDM) programme, sponsored by AKFC in collaboration with the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), is designed to develop leadership and management skills and promote learning for outstanding young Canadians who have a desire and an aptitude to work effectively in a global environment. The IDM programme builds on fifteen years of success in which more than 210 university graduates have received focused study and practical experience that has enabled them to pursue leadership positions in their chosen fields.
Aga Khan Foundation is a non-profit international agency that supports social development programmes in Asia and Africa. As a member of the worldwide Aga Khan Development Network, the Foundation works to address the root causes of poverty: finding and sharing “Smart Solutions” that help improve the quality of life for poor communities.
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Each participant is expected to contribute CAD$1000 towards the cost of the program. Other program-related expenses including travel to the placement basic food and accommodation costs and immunization and health insurance costs will be covered by organization.