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Polarized Reactions Towards COVID-19: A Behavioral Analysis

Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, people’s reactions have translated into different behaviors - either positive, optimistic, and overconfident (underreactors); or negative, fearful, and…  


Media Gender Sensitivity Workshop

The training aims to enhance the capabilities of media personnel, media content producers, journalists, and advertising producers, in creating media content that is sensitive to the image of women.  


Financial skills and project management in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic virtual workshop

A virtual training workshop was held for NGOs and charities in the field of "financial skills and project management in the context of the emerging Corona virus outbreak". This workshop was organized…  


#Q8vsCovid19 Hackathon - Kuwait hacks the crisis

On 15 May 2020, the Hackathon “Kuwait hacks the crisis” kick-started drawing seasoned professionals from Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) registered in Kuwait.  


Virtual workshop for supporting volunteering during COVID-19 Crisis

The General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development participated in the activities of virtual conference entitled "Supporting volunteering in the State of Kuwait"  


Ending Violence Against Women and Girls in State of Kuwait

Violence also takes different forms – verbal, cyber, economic, and physical. I am confident that we can discuss about it openly at this workshop, and encourage you to be participatory, creative and…  


From Principles to Practice

Under the auspices of Her Excellency Mariam Aqeel Al-Aqeel, Minister of State for Economic Affairs, the General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Planning and Development (GSSCPD) and the Kuwait…  


Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs)

I am honored to welcome you to this Women’s Empowerment Principles meeting in Kuwait. At the inaugural event last October  


Boursa Kuwait and partners ‘Ring the Bell’ to Commemorate International Women's Day

Boursa Kuwait marked International Women's Day 2019 on 8 March by hosting a bell-ringing ceremony to raise awareness about the critical role businesses and  


AUK and GSSCPD Completed an Applied Course on Behavioral Economics, Public Policy, and Nudge for Sustainability

The College of Business and Economics (CBE) at the American University of Kuwait (AUK) jointly offered a new Interdisciplinary Honor Seminar that focused on behavioral economics, public policy, and…  

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