Originally Posted at GMANETWORK.COM
MANILA, Philippines – A team of 3 graduate students from the University of the Philippines-Diliman won an international competition on development policy in Switzerland last week.
Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, high patron of the contest, commended the winning team of Frances Cruz, Janina Tan, and Yvan Yonaha for their work.
The Advancing Development Goals International Contest for Graduate Students, more commonly known as the Geneva Challenge, is hosted each year by the Graduate School of International and Development Studies. Of the 45 finalists were students from leading global universities, including the London School of Economics and Columbia University. Read more…