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Coursera: Water Supply and Sanitation Policy in Developing Countries

This course will examine current conditions and trends in water and sanitation services in the Global South. Within it we will take a critical look at the underlying political, economic, social, and technical reasons why almost a billion people lack access to improved water supplies and almost 2 billion still do not have improved sanitation services. 


Water Supply

'tis a good day after all

Another accomplishment for my pseudo-student life. You might say that I have a boring summer vacation because I’m doing all these stuff. But hell yeah, it’s all worth it. 9 more words

Student Life

Las mejores industrias para emprender en 2014

Hace unos días hablábamos de las zonas del planeta más adecuadas para construir un negocio. Hoy, en base a datos de la Revista INC., damos a conocer los sectores que están creciendo en la actualidad y que se convertirán en los mejores nichos de mercado en un futuro. 586 more words

first thoughts (again)

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I recently started a Coursera class called “A Beginner’s Guide to Irrational Behavior.” For those who don’t know, Coursera is this great (and free!) organization that aims to disrupt the current education system by providing free online courses in a variety of subjects from top universities (similar to… 179 more words


Things to do while underemployed

For the past year, when not distracted by other things, I have been trying to think of that one thing I could do while hanging around with a lot of time on my hands. 644 more words


Course Review: Introduction to Philosophy

Provider: University of Edinburgh at Coursera [course page]
Lecturer: Various (one per week)
Subject: Humanities / Philosophy
Delivery: Self-paced Synchronous study… 244 more words