KM Award 2021:
The Winners are selected!
The presidium of Knowledge Management Austria and the Board of Directors of the Knowledge for Development Partnership have decided to bestow the KM Award 2021 to
Prof. Eric Tsui – as an Individual
Green Climate Fund – as an International Organization
We gratulate the winners to their outstanding achievements and look forward to the KM Award Ceremony.
KM Award Ceremony 2021 taking place on 9 December 2021 in Accra and online
Knowledge Management Austria, in collaboration with K4DP, will give the 13th International Knowledge Management Award for individual pioneers in Knowledge Management / Knowledge Societies and for International Organisations on 9 December 2021 on the occasion of the first African Knowledge Management for Agricultural Development Conference. A link to the Ceremony will be provided here in time.
The KM Award 2020 Ceremony highlighted the achievements of UNICEF as an International Organisation with its meaningful, strategic, global and integrated KM Approach, specifically reflecting its recently published Global KM Medium-Term Strategy 2021-2022.
The individual KM Award was given to Kimiz Dalkir (photo right), Professor at McGill University, Canada, for her outstanding achievements in academic teaching, research and publishing. Her book “Knowledge Management in Theory and Practice (MIT Press)” is outstanding, inspiring and influencial on a global level.
K4DP aims to include stakeholder groups from all over the world to create, drive and implement the Agenda Knowledge for Development for better knowledge sharing and collaboration, increased competence in knowledge management, and better conditions for individual knowledge work.
National knowledge partnerships have been established to localize the agenda and set local, national and regional initiatives. Communication platforms are established to bring together the K4D community to learn, share, and perform better together.
Agenda for Knowledge Development
The Agenda is aimed at providing a universal knowledge framework offering guiding principles, nurturing the dialogue on knowledge, strengthening global knowledge ecosystems and, ultimately, contributing to
better success in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations.
Based on the statements of 130 experts and representatives of multi-stakeholder communities, this Agenda has been presented in its current version in April 2017 at the UN Office in Geneva.
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The School of Knowledge Sciences provides academic education and training, research, communication and outreach as well as art activities. The global faculty includes world-leading experts and practitioners. The K4D Challenge 2021 will be the flagship programme combining education/training with real action and outreach, grounded in research and collaborating with artists.
The School of Knowledge Sciences is acting in cooperation with academic institutions, some of which are establishing Centres of Knowledge Sciences at their campus.
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Vienna, November 2021 – The Agenda Knowledge for Development has been translated to Spanish by KMA Knowledge Management Associates, Dr. Elena...
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