Social Media: Using Facebook and More to Sell Your Mission

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Grants and Resources for NGOs in 2013

A list of grants and resources for the year 2013

The ONE Africa Award of $100,000 for advancing the Millennium Development Goals

One Africa Award 2014

Deadline: 26 September 2014 Organizations working to advance the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in Africa have a good news! The ONE Africa Award of $100,000 awaits to support them on making progress toward meeting the MDGs. The Award aims to recognize, reward, and advance the exceptional work of organizations founded by Africans, based in Africa, […]

Changing Perceptions And Realities For NGOs in Africa

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Africa is a land of great contrast. On one hand it contains many of the most underdeveloped nations in the world. On the other, it’s one of the richest places for young workers and consumers. The later has propelled the continent into a path towards success, despite lingering perceptions of the regions fragility. Consider for […]

How Can NGOs Meet the Challenges of Ethical Spending?

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Worldwide humanitarian aid contributions in 2013 were at their highest level for five years, putting the sector’s aims and practices under the spotlight. According to analysts Global Humanitarian Assistance, donations from government and private bodies totalled $22bn (about £13bn) – up nearly a third on the previous year. With such large amounts of money involved, […]

NGO of the Month: Grassroot Soccer

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Thank you for joining us for the latest edition of our regular NGO of the Month feature. We’re committed to sharing with you some of the very best non-profit organizations in the world to inspire you and your NGO onto greater heights. Last month we featured the brilliant One Acre Fund whose innovative work supplies […]

Young Entrepreneurs Submit Ideas on Smart Cities and Climate Change

Smart Cities and Climate Change

Deadline: 7 October 2014 Young entrepreneurs with ideas for innovative social enterprises are invited to enter the Young Innovators Competition of ITU Telecom World 2014 third challenge entitled Smart Cities and Climate Change. Each of the winners (in each challenge) will receive up to USD10,000 in seed funding along with business workshops, networking, showcasing and […]