GBSN Projects are designed to build capacity for management and entrepreneurship education. Projects are often supported by business, foundation, and government grants, implemented by member business schools, and administered by GBSN staff. Projects include building and scaling programs, conducting feasibility studies, creating and delivering training programs, building partnerships and associations, and more.

GoTrade GBSN Fellowship Program

In furtherance of our mission to improve management and entrepreneurial education, GBSN has partnered with one of its corporate members DPDHL to develop the GoTrade GBSN Fellowship Program.

This Fellowship Program is designed to partner selected postgraduate business students with small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the developing world with the aim of fostering greater cross-border trade. This directly addresses our collective mission at GBSN ā€“ā€“ to improve access to quality, locally relevant management and entrepreneurial education for the developing world. GoTrade is education and access.

Intellectual Property Education in Business Schools: A Global Perspective

To gain a deeper understanding of how Intellectual Property (IP) is taught in business schools, theĀ World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Ā collaborated with the Global Business School Network (GBSN) to survey educators across the network. The report, ā€œIntellectual Property Education in Business Schools: A Global Perspectiveā€, shares the findings from that research and recommendations for business schools and the broader innovation community.Ā 

CIPE-GBSN Anti-Corruption Research Partnership

Through its work with its Anti-Corruption and Governance Center, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) seeks to improve understanding of how corporate anti-corruption training impacts companies that implement anti-corruption initiatives, to harness the research of business schools around the globe in developing anti-corruption programs, and to provide feedback that will refine CIPEā€™s anti-corruption program design and development. CIPE and GBSN funded research to understand how anti-corruption interventions such as anti-corruption compliance training and the implementation of internal anti-bribery rules and controls influence individual and organizational behavior and performance.

Numbers & Words: Investigating the Effectiveness of Anti-Corruption Training in Nigeria

The Initiative and Challenges of Corruption Prevention in Corporations: A Lesson Learned from Indonesia

Mobile Management Development Institute Program

Assisting African ministries of health in implementing national health priorities through management and leadership training for healthcare workers.We help creative entrepreneurs build their digital business by focusing on three key elements of a successful online platform.

Gender-Smart Entrepreneurship Education & Training +

The GEET+ Action Strategy incorporates Gender-Smart Entrepreneurship Education & Training evidence-based insights to construct inclusive entrepreneurial ecosystems as drivers for the economic empowerment of girls, women and other disadvantaged groups. Led by the Womenā€™s Economic Imperative (WEI) with funding from the International Development Research Centre (IDRC, Canada), the GEET+ Action Strategy pilot project has been launched to adapt, test and refine the GEET+ scorecard in Peru, Mexico, Kenya and Nigeria.


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