Using Photography to Change the World: An Interview with Paola Gianturco

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They are gaining support from people in government, and politicians, and academicians, and business people, men, boys, women, girls. For me, that meant photography, which I have done since I was eight, and traveling, which I love. One is that women can apply for grants by writing a letter, one page, in their own language, in their own handwriting. A one page letter in a woman's handwriting in her own language is all you need to apply to the Global Fund.

How Digital Democracy Empowers Marginalized Communities

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Digital citizenship: In the final stage, communities can use these tools and knowledge to work with governments and affect policy. Local language content and locally relevant context has facilitated the transition into local ownership. The example Jacobi cited was Digital Democracy's work in Chiapas , where villagers used cameras to document their community, in order to fight evictions by their local government.

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85 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The Noun Project’s mission is to share, celebrate and enhance the world’s visual language by serving as a portal to unique icon sets. A search engine that “knows millions of things” about people, places, and history, Qwiki takes the information from your Wikipedia Page and converts it into a more visual format complete with audio, video, digital photography, and the ability to “Improve This Qwiki.” Government.

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100 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The Noun Project’s mission is to share, celebrate and enhance the world’s visual language by serving as a portal to unique icon sets. A search engine that “knows millions of things” about people, places, and history, Qwiki takes the information from your Wikipedia Page and converts it into a more visual format complete with audio, video, digital photography, and the ability to “Improve This Qwiki.” Government.

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Lean Impact Series: 10 Changemakers Using Lean Startup Methods For Greater Social Impact

Beth Kanter

They also learn professional and language skills in order to enable them to find meaningful employment. One test in particular focused on design and photography, using splash pages for a contest called “Dinner with Barack”. Code for America helps governments become more connected, participatory, and more Lean through new opportunities for public service.

106 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools and Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Dulingo provides access to free online language learning tools. For nonprofit social media managers that work internationally, Dulingo’s design and gamification make it fun to learn the basics of a new language. Worldometers tracks stats in real-time about world population, government and politics, natural resources, health, and media. Graphic Design & Photography. The internet is loaded with amazing free or low-cost tools and resources!

82 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools & Mobile Apps for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Graphic Design & Photography. For advanced for photo editing, the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan provides users access to numerous Adobe photo editing tools, such as Lightroom CC and Photoshop CC. Dulingo provides access to free online language learning tools. For nonprofit social media managers that work internationally, Dulingo’s design and gamification make it fun to learn the basics of a new language.

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Nonprofit Technology News for April 2014 - The Green Issue

Tech Soup Blog

For more info on this, I like Laura Orsini’s plain language description on ReadWrite. The big report has a tiny nugget of good news, finding that several governments and businesses around the world are making plans to adapt to climate disruptions. The app originated in the Slovak Republic, but is available in several countries and languages. Wood Stove image courtesy of Charlotte Boulton Photography and Proyecto Mirador.

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