Global Tech Trends for Nonprofits


Nonprofit Tech for Good along with Your Public Interest Registry just released the 2017 Global NGO Online Technology Report , which details how NGOs across the globe are using different technology platforms.

How a Multi-Sectoral Partnership is Fueling Progress Towards Gender Equality and the 2030 Global Goals

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Maximizing each partners’ strength, global reach and diverse experience, we are coming together to tell the story of progress (and lack thereof) for girls and women against the promises guaranteed in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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How the Global Mobile Revolution is Transforming Philanthropy

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To anyone and everyone reading this now, no matter your age or location in the world, you are about to experience—and hopefully help pioneer—the most consequential evolution in Internet technology yet: the Global Mobile Revolution. The Global Mobile Revolution has just begun.

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Revitalizing Global Partnerships to Further the Sustainable Development Goals

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When cross-sector partners collaborate to solve global issues, their unique capabilities are leveraged together as one robust force. Another noteworthy panelist from this session was Katie Kulik, Global Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing at CBS Interactive.

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25 Must-Know Global Trends in Giving

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Based upon the survey results of 4,084 donors worldwide, the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report is an annual research project that examines how donors prefer to give and engage with their favorite causes and charitable organizations. 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report.

New Study Shows Millennials Want To Make A Global Difference


Country sample sizes represented in the global number were weighted by the percent of the population in each country with access to the internet. The Survey revealed that globally 76% own one, with the highest adoption rate being in the Asia.

The Evolution of the Global Scale Project: We need you!

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The Global Scale project has had a slow start. Writing this blog post also made me realize that I think even Bonnie and I have different views of the “Global Scale&# project – and that’s just fine!

Wild Apricot Releases New Global Plan With 50,000 Contact Limit

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Today Wild Apricot launched a new Global Plan, which can support up to 50,000 contacts. Global-PlanRead the full details of this plan here.

TODAY: Global Impact Sparks 24-Hour Global, Digital Celebration


Milaap is celebrating its fourth birthday today, June 16, 2014, by inviting change agents from around the world to join in a global, round-the –clock online conversation on sustainable giving.

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Announcing the 2015 Global NGO Online Technology Survey ?

Nonprofit Tech for Good

To gain a better understanding of how nonprofits, charities, and NGOs worldwide use online technology, Nonprofit Tech for Good is conducting the first-ever Global NGO Online Technology Survey.

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Announcing the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Survey!

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Thank you for taking the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Survey! . Published in English, español, and français, the goal of the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Survey is to gain a better understanding of how donors worldwide prefer to give and engage with nonprofits, NGOs, and charities worldwide.

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Newly Released! The 2018 Global NGO Technology Report

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Now in its third year, the 2018 Global NGO Technology Report is based upon the survey results of 5,352 NGOs from 164 countries. The Global NGO Technology Report is a sister report to the Global Trends in Giving Report.

United Nations Sets a New Agenda for Global Philanthropy

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These new UN Sustainable Development Goals are the de facto agenda for global philanthropy, and they have a new dimension: technology targets to enable implementation. " As we take on the new and ambitious agenda for global philanthropy, it's all about location, location, location.

Upwardly Global: Bridging the Opportunity Gap for Skilled Immigrants

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Upwardly Global, also known as "UpGlo," is working to combat this disparity. Currently operating in Chicago, New York, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Silver Spring, Maryland, Upwardly Global also supports clients across the U.S. Over 1.8

TechSoup Global Network: A Unique Force for Social Change

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Next week, NGOs from 50 countries, who operate together as the TechSoup Global Network, will gather for three days in San Francisco. They will chart a path for how a global nonprofit technology social enterprise can create even more impact in the next decade.

Unlocking Data for Philanthropy: Notes from Global Philanthropy Forum Session

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I was honored to be invited to cover this year’s Global Philanthropy Forum , a community of donors and social investors committed to international causes. ” with Jacob Harold , Guidestar; Robert Kirkpatrick , UN Global Pulse; Mayur Patel , Knight Foundation.

TechSoup Global Launches Local Impact Map

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The TechSoup Global network has donated 9.7 It would be impossible to tell all those stories in one blog post, but you can find them using the TechSoup Global Local Impact Map , powered by Microsoft technology.

Announcing the 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Survey!

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Published in English , French , and Spanish , the goal of the 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Survey is to gain a better understanding of how nonprofits, NGOs, and charities worldwide use online technology.

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Fundraising Resources from the TechSoup Global Network

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The TechSoup Global Network is a treasure trove of fundraising wisdom. We've compiled some of the best articles, blogs, and webinars from our partners in Canada, Australia, and the global NetSquared Local groups.

#GivingTuesday: How Sharing Best Practices Is Building A Global Philanthropic Movement

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GivingTuesday , a day of giving at the start of the annual holiday season that celebrates and encourages charitable activities that support nonprofit organizations, will take place exactly 28 days or four more Tuesdays from today.

TechSoup Global Summit Day 1: Networks

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I spent today at day 1 of the TechSoup Global Summit in Mountain View with two hundred and forty people who work in the TechSoup Global Network around the world, plus other stakeholders.

Philanthropy and Sustainable Development: Our Role as Interlocutors for Good

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Namely, Dr. Kanem highlighted how the SDGs are goals for everybody – developed and developing countries alike – and that success depends on global involvement. Social Good Global Goals Partnerships philanthropy SDGs UNFPA

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The First Global Martus Users Group Meeting

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This global Martus meeting brought together individuals who use Martus to address different human rights documentation and security needs in widely varied projects, to share their successes and challenges with the software. We’ve started chewing on the idea of secure user forums and other virtual watering holes to support the global network of users.

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Breakthrough on Global Access at WIPO in Geneva!

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Question: How would this help people with print disabilities globally? They note that whenever industry wants intellectual property action globally, they only want a treaty: why should people with disabilities settle for a softer alternative? There has been a major breakthrough recently on international copyright negotiations in Geneva around improved access for people who have print disabilities.

Tell Us About Your Nonprofit Technology and Cloud Computing Needs


TechSoup Global wants to learn more about how nonprofits, libraries, foundations and all types of NGOs use traditional and cloud-based technology. Research TechSoup TechSoup Global

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Youth Programs Featured in TechSoup Global’s Local Impact Map

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TechSoup Global's new Local Impact Map is a trove of information on what nonprofits, NGOs, and libraries around the world are doing with their TechSoup-procured IT to further their missions.

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Storymakers 2014 Winners — A Global Success

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TechSoup's annual storytelling campaign was created to help nonprofits and social good organizations communicate differently, to build community, and to educate on how to tell powerful and effective stories for a global audience. The world is changing.

The International Bar Association Publishes First Global Study of the Impact of Social Media on the Legal Profession


The International Bar Association has just published the first global study of the impact of social media on the legal profession. The IBA represents 45,000 individual lawyers and more than 200 bar associations and law societies worldwide.

Achieving the SDGs: Taking Action for the 2030 Agenda In Your Community

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In 2015, the United Nations launched the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)—also known as the Global Goals—to change the world for the better and leave no one behind by 2030. If we look at some of the other goals, we begin to see that “global” doesn’t have to mean “across the globe.”

#IMPACT2030 Sets Sights on Change and Transformation

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IMPACT 2030 is the Global Summit at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City. Malini Mehra, CEO of Global Legislators Organization for a Balanced Environment (GLOBE), added that the millennial generation is the most educated in history.

17 Goals in 14 Years—This is Impact 2030. Let’s Build a Better World.

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The Global Goals are for all us: They’re for our neighbors. The global goals are our roadmap to ensuring the world we leave behind is one that works for everyone. The SDGs are targets purposed to set in motion solutions for solving global issues.

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Increasing Accessible Publishing Globally

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These are exciting times for everyone who’s been working to meet the accessibility imperative, as we are witnessing global movements that will increase accessible publishing and create new and better opportunities for people with disabilities. WBU is the global organization representing the estimated 285 million people worldwide with vision impairments. In my talk, I highlighted three global movements towards increasing accessible publishing.

The BRIDGE Is Open! New Lookup Tool Distinguishes Global Social Sector Entities

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This is the problem that Foundation Center, GlobalGiving, GuideStar, and TechSoup have set out to solve by creating BRIDGE (Basic Registry of Identified Global Entities). Most of us take it for granted that the U.S.

Reflections from the World Economic Forum: Four Big Trends for Social Good Organizations to Watch

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At the World Economic Forum this year, I was blown away by the common focus I saw on the Sustainable Development Goals – a UN initiative of 17 Global Goals for sustainable development that set an agenda for the world to achieve by 2030. Social Good 2030 4IR AI csr Davos Fourth Industrial Revolution Global Goals Hacktivision nonprofit quantum modeling Social Economy Sustainable Development Goals WEF17 World Economic Forum

The Rise of Mobile Technology in the Global Development Sector


in Spanish and Peace and Global Studies with aspirations to work in the international development sector. At Idealware he assists many projects, and is working on research regarding the use of mobile technology among global development organizations. Recently I did some high level research on the use of mobile technology in the global development sector and found some interesting mobile tools that are currently being used across the globe.

SXSW Reflection: Using Social Media to Facilitate A Global Back Channel at a Panel Session

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Global Participation: This was a last minute inspiration to test the out the idea of whether or not we could get other people from others parts of the world to participate.

SXSW Panel: Join A Global Discussion About Free Agents and Nonprofits in a Networked World

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I’ve invited my colleagues from NGOs and Free Agents from around the globe to chime in (provided it isn’t in the middle of the night for them.) This is my most daring exercise in designing an interactive, global learning experience.

SXSW 2013 – Social by Global: Failure Is Not An F-Word!

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I was only there for 48 hours, but I did two workshops on two different topics ( nonprofit social media managers workshop and measurement ), a discussion on impact measurement in the Beacon Lounge , and lighting talk failure Good By Global (the Social Good Summit at SXSW). This post is to share my deck and comments from my lighting talk about failure at Good by Global at SXSW.

Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya


From We Are Social Singapore. This report presents all the key statistics, data and behavioural indicators for social, digital and mobile channels around the world.

How Skills-Based Volunteerism Creates Transformational Experiences

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Social Good Blackbaud Global Goals nonprofit SDGs volunteeringOne of my core values, both personally and professionally, is to give back to my local community.