Read all the latest E-Motive news and browse through our archive of newsletters.

  • When Nepalese met Pakistanis

    27 - 05 - 2018

    It seems like yesterday when EYW Pakistan team returned from Emotive exchange visit of Nepal with bucket full of ideas to implement in the districts of Layyah and Jamshoro and spin the wheel of entrepreneurship in right direction. But it wasn’t as easy as we all thought as yet again we…

    It seems like yesterday when EYW Pakistan team returned from Emotive exchange visit of Nepal with bucket full of ideas to implement in the districts of Layyah and Jamshoro and spin the wheel of entrepreneurship in right direction. But it wasn’t as easy as we all thought as yet again we…

  • Video Launch- Exchange Pakistan to Nepal

    14 - 03 - 2018

      “This exchange program was a phenomenal experience. It was full of valuable lessons consisting of best practices for achieving sustainability for small enterprises. Aspects related to establishing hubs in rural areas were the major highlight of the program - the learnings from this have been absolutely instrumental in effectively…

      “This exchange program was a phenomenal experience. It was full of valuable lessons consisting of best practices for achieving sustainability for small enterprises. Aspects related to establishing hubs in rural areas were the major highlight of the program - the learnings from this have been absolutely instrumental in effectively…

  • Off the beaten track

    09 - 10 - 2017

    Interview by Robbert van de Waerdt, policy advisor youth for Oxfam Novib. September 2017. Carin Boersma does not shy away from controversies. She does not uncritically accept contemporary trends. Microfinance? Better be careful! Transferable skills? No, very focused practical training is much more effective! And instead of connecting to existing value chains,…

    Interview by Robbert van de Waerdt, policy advisor youth for Oxfam Novib. September 2017. Carin Boersma does not shy away from controversies. She does not uncritically accept contemporary trends. Microfinance? Better be careful! Transferable skills? No, very focused practical training is much more effective! And instead of connecting to existing value chains,…

  • E-Motive workshop at Partos Innovation Festival

    28 - 09 - 2017

    On 12 October E-Motive will give a workshop at the Partos Innovation Festival. In their workshop, E-Motive expert Ronald van Moorten and Utrecht University researcher Maartje Willemijn Smits will show participants the unique method of E-Motive. With the Oxfam country teams Pakistan and Bangladesh E-Motive is currently testing its collaborative…

    On 12 October E-Motive will give a workshop at the Partos Innovation Festival. In their workshop, E-Motive expert Ronald van Moorten and Utrecht University researcher Maartje Willemijn Smits will show participants the unique method of E-Motive. With the Oxfam country teams Pakistan and Bangladesh E-Motive is currently testing its collaborative…

  • Reflection research step 1 and step 2

    22 - 05 - 2017

    E-Motive just concluded Step 1 Context Analysing and Step 2 Solutions Finding of our current project. Utrecht University has been monitoring and evaluating our process all this time. They gave a presentation on 15 May to the Management Team of Empower Youth for Work and E-Motive with the first results,…

    E-Motive just concluded Step 1 Context Analysing and Step 2 Solutions Finding of our current project. Utrecht University has been monitoring and evaluating our process all this time. They gave a presentation on 15 May to the Management Team of Empower Youth for Work and E-Motive with the first results,…

  • What have we learned so far about rural Hubs?

    19 - 04 - 2017

    In the Empower Youth for Work project we have finalised step 2, Solutions finding. After a careful investigation the team of experts have found a lot of interesting solutions. Many had great qualities, but they were not always completely suitable for the context of the project. The team of expert made…

    In the Empower Youth for Work project we have finalised step 2, Solutions finding. After a careful investigation the team of experts have found a lot of interesting solutions. Many had great qualities, but they were not always completely suitable for the context of the project. The team of expert made…

  • Impression of our rural hub session with the country teams

    18 - 04 - 2017

    In the second week of April the Empower Youth for Work teams of Pakistan, Bangladesh and Indonesia came to The Hague (The Netherlands) for a leaders meeting. On April 6 we had our rural Hubs session in which we discussed the challenges and solutions for setting up rural Hubs. We already…

    In the second week of April the Empower Youth for Work teams of Pakistan, Bangladesh and Indonesia came to The Hague (The Netherlands) for a leaders meeting. On April 6 we had our rural Hubs session in which we discussed the challenges and solutions for setting up rural Hubs. We already…

  • Theory of Change E-Motive

    14 - 09 - 2016

    We'd like to present you the updated Theory of Change for a new project between Europe and the Global South about the polarization of migrants. We are excited about this project and hopefully the EC DEAR will be as well. Currently we are designing and writing the full proposal. We'll keep you informed!      …

    We'd like to present you the updated Theory of Change for a new project between Europe and the Global South about the polarization of migrants. We are excited about this project and hopefully the EC DEAR will be as well. Currently we are designing and writing the full proposal. We'll keep you informed!      …

  • External evaluation forum group – Khethive Cele (CEO YIP South Africa)

    14 - 07 - 2016

    The external evaluation took place in the last 3 months (Febr- April 2016) They interviewed also the Southern partners and collect their stories in a forum group. Khetiwe reviewed the stories and give in this movie a summary of the outcomes of these stories. Some of the recommendations of the…

    The external evaluation took place in the last 3 months (Febr- April 2016) They interviewed also the Southern partners and collect their stories in a forum group. Khetiwe reviewed the stories and give in this movie a summary of the outcomes of these stories. Some of the recommendations of the…

  • External evaluation forum group – Maartje Smits University Utrecht

    14 - 07 - 2016

    The external evaluation took place in the last 3 months (febr- April 2016) They interviewed the consortium members and collect their stories in a forum group. Maartje Smits, researcher of the University Utrecht reviewed the stories and give in this movie a summary of the stories and outcomes.   Some…

    The external evaluation took place in the last 3 months (febr- April 2016) They interviewed the consortium members and collect their stories in a forum group. Maartje Smits, researcher of the University Utrecht reviewed the stories and give in this movie a summary of the stories and outcomes.   Some…