IT nonprofit looks into operating in Uganda - Network World

AFP Blog

IT nonprofit looks into operating in Uganda - Network World: "Close the Gap, an international nonprofit aimed at reducing the digital divide, has u

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Skype: the Link Between the UK and Uganda

Tech Soup Blog

Alongside Africa is a tiny nonprofit: half a dozen people generally working from their homes in the UK to support an even smaller handful based across Uganda. "There are very few landlines in Uganda, and it is very expensive to call from here to mobiles.

How Charities Get Tech Support in Uganda

Tech Soup Blog

Uganda is no different except for one thing: its amazing NetSquared Regional Ambassador for East Africa, Robert Kibaya. Robert Kibaya is our veteran volunteer in Uganda, where he helped found and supports five NetSquared groups. What NGOs in Uganda Need.

International Human Rights Day 2011

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

T, December 10th, the international community is observing Human Rights Day to commemorate the 63rd anniversary of the creation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. On International Human Rights Day, we pay tribute to all human rights defenders, celebrate the recent victories of the human rights community, and recognize the challenges that still lie ahead in the global struggle to advance justice, accountability and an end to impunity.

New analytics technologies transforming the face of fundraising | TMA Resources

AFP Blog

According to The Guardian, the agency has focused on social media to build a strong and highly active online community to raise more money for child abandonment in Uganda. In fact, the foundation utilized its international digital supporter community to raise $15,298 in just 38 hours New analytics technologies transforming the face of fundraising | TMA Resources : One example of an association that was able to leverage technology effectively is the Childs i Foundation.

Meet Your Local NetSquared Organizer at #17NTC

Tech Soup Blog

These global leaders are coming from the United Kingdom, Uganda, Florida, and DC. The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda. Lira, Uganda: How NGOs Can Benefit from Microsoft Donations.

NetSquared's April Nonprofit Technology Meetups

Tech Soup Blog

Recent topics include crowdfunding in Victoria Canada, writing for the web in Mukono Uganda, and CRM implementation tips in Philadelphia USA. Mukono, Uganda: 2nd Net2uganda Computer Training Meetup for Poor Rural Primary School&Community. Image: Robert Kibaya of Net2 Uganda.

April NetSquared Events in Your Community

Tech Soup Blog

NetSquared’s global network of volunteers will be organizing more than 30 events this April in communities as diverse as Mukono, Uganda; Wellington, New Zealand; and Boston, USA. Mukono, Uganda: Net2uganda Computer Training Meetup for Poor Rural Primary School & Community.

Your #NPtech Community Calendar for July

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: Second Term Solar Mobile Computer Training Meetup for Kibiribiri Primary School. Mukono, Uganda.

"A World of Good" on FRONTLINE/World Dec 25

Have Fun - Do Good

December 25th, 9 PM EST, Frontline/World will be re-broadcasting four "do good" stories about Kiva in Uganda, PlayPumps in South Africa, the Frederic Chopin International Piano Competition in Poland, and Juan Quezada and Mata Ortiz pottery in Mexico.

Get Help in Telling the Story of Your Nonprofit's Impact

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America , or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda. Kampala, Uganda: Adobe Spark: Storytelling That Matters. Kampala, Uganda: Teaching Youths the Dangers of the Internet. Mukono, Uganda.

Are You Passionate about Technology and Social Good? Benetech Needs You!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

As one of our partners from an LGBT group in Uganda noted last year, “If it isn’t documented, it didn’t happen.” The Vice President of Global Literacy leads Benetech’s biggest program, standing at the confluence of some of the most active and rapidly evolving fields: digital content, EdTech, domestic and international education, and user-centered design.

Get Fundraising Tips at a NetSquared Community Event

Tech Soup Blog

So far we've scheduled events in Kenya and Uganda, and will be adding more cities throughout the fall. The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda. Mukono, Uganda. Mukono, Uganda.

Your Local Tech4Good Club Is Ready to Help

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: First Term Solar Mobile Computer Training Meetup for Saint John Kaama Primary School. Kampala, Uganda: Introduction to Online Fundraising.

Women, Girls, Education and Global Health: Interview with Carinne Brody

Have Fun - Do Good

When I signed up to participate in the Girl Effect Blogging Campaign, I wasn't sure how I would contribute, but when I connected with Carinne Brody at an International Museum of Women event a couple weeks ago, I knew she would be a wonderful person to talk with us about the connection between girls' education and global health.

Telling Your Story: NetSquared #Storymakers2017 Workshops for Nonprofits

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: Second Term 2017 Solar Mobile Computer Training Meetup for Kibiribiri Primary School. Mukono, Uganda. Mukono, Uganda. Mukono, Uganda.

Love to Learn Tech Tips in Person? NetSquared Is for You!

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: One Million Code Girls. Mukono, Uganda: Solar Mobile Computer Training Meetup for Kibiribiri Primary School 1. Mukono, Uganda. Mukono, Uganda.

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Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Kristen Cibelli is on her way to Uganda right now. Susan Bazilli, an international human rights attorney, recently brought Martus to the attention of the women's rights community in Africa, through a posting to the Women's Information Technology Transfer site. Our human rights group is active all over the place right now.

Non-Boring #Tech4Good Meetings for Nonprofits

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: Second Term 2017 Solar Mobile Computer Training Meetup for Kibiribiri Primary School. Mukono, Uganda. Mukono, Uganda. Mukono, Uganda.

The Deep Learning When Nonprofit Techies Get Together

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: First Term Mobile Solar Computer Training Meetup for Kikandwa Primary School. (Please visit the site to view this video).

Building the Tech Capacity of Nonprofits Everywhere with TechSoup's NetSquared Events

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Saint Paul, Minnesota: Treading Lightly | The Delicate Art of Internal Communications. Kampala, Uganda. Kampala, Uganda. Kampala, Uganda. Kampala, Uganda.

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Build Your Storymaking Skills with Free Events and Webinars

Tech Soup Blog

Kampala, Uganda: Story Makers 2016. Mukono, Uganda: How to Create a Digital Photo Story to Fundraise for a Community Cause. Kibiribiri, Uganda: Building Capacities of Teachers and Students in Digital Storytelling. Uganda. Uganda. Uganda. Uganda.

NetSquared Community Events: Get Safer Online

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda. NetSquared Uganda Safer Internet Day. Mukono, Uganda: Second Net2uganda Computer Training Meetup for Poor Rural Primary School and Communit­y.

NetSquared's November Community Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: Second Net2 Uganda Computer Training Meetup for Poor Rural Primary School and Community.

NetSquared's November Community Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: Second Net2 Uganda Computer Training Meetup for Poor Rural Primary School and Community.

Learn from the Pros at a NetSquared Community Event

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in: Africa. Mukono, Uganda: Second Net2uganda Computer Training Meetup for Poor Rural Primary School and Community. Fall has arrived, and with it comes fundraising season!

The Future of Social: Gen Z

NonProfit Hub

Beth is an internationally recognized trainer who has developed and implemented effective sector capacity building programs that help organizations integrate social media, network building and relationship marketing best practices. Beth Kanter is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub.

Announcing… 31 New Favorite Nonprofits for 2013!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

SOS Children’s Villages International :: @ SOS_Children. Girls Education International :: @ GirlsED. Girls Education International strives to expand and support educational opportunities for women and girls in remote regions of the developing world.

Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: Second Term Solar Mobile Computer Training Meetup for Kibiribiri Primary School. Mukono, Uganda.

Is There a Community of #Tech4Good Activists Waiting for You?

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Kibiribiri Village, Mukono , Uganda: First Term Solar Mobile Computer Training Meetup for Kibiribiri Primary School.

NetSquared Goes to 15NTC. And Your Hometown Too

Tech Soup Blog

These global leaders are coming from Uganda, Australia, London, and Florida. The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: First Term Solar Mobile Computer Training Meetup for Kibiribiri Primary School.

A NetSquared Happy Holidays

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: Free Microsoft's Office 365 for NGOs. Mukono, Uganda: Digital Activism. Mukono, Uganda: Hands-on Web 2.0 Mukono, Uganda: Hands-on Web 2.0 Mukono, Uganda: Hands-on Web 2.0 NetSquared holds free or low-cost educational events for people and organizations who want to learn more about using technology for social good.

Should Your Nonprofit Be Active on the New Myspace?

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Last year when Myspace announced that it would be launching a redesign, I was very intrigued. Even more so when they released a video last September teasing what the new Myspace would look like. The design was good – very good, in fact.

NetSquared Volunteers Help Nonprofits Like You Master Technology

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Ottawa, Ontario: FYI: 3rd International Hockey Analytics Conference. Mukono, Uganda. Kampala, Uganda: Social Media Surgery — Blogging as a Business.

What Does a NetSquared Event Look Like?

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: Two Hens per Child Computer Training Meetup for St. Mukono, Uganda: Two Hens per Child Computer Training Meetup for St.

Social Media, Networking, and African Women’s Leadership Training in Rwanda

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I was honored to be a trainer as part of the launch of the ACE Leaders Project, a program developed by the Institute of International Education Sub-Saharan Regional Office and supported by the Packard Foundation. For the past ten days, I’ve been in Rwanda, Africa.

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Improve Your Fundraising Approach and Skills at NetSquared Meetups

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Kampala, Uganda: Digital Storytelling for Nonprofits Workshop. Katabi, Uganda: Using Social Media Applications for Development.

Supercharge Your Nonprofit Tech Powers with NetSquared

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: Uganda Annual Regional Meeting. I bet you made all sorts of grand New Year's resolutions for 2015.

22 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Amnesty International Shop. Amnesty International is a global movement of people fighting injustice and. The profits from the BeadforLife Store go into training and community programs in Uganda and education in North America.

Become a Storymaker with NetSquared

Tech Soup Blog

Check each month that there are events in each region, and comment out the un-necessary regions. --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: Net2uganda Computer Training Meetup for Poor Rural Primary School & Community.

NetSquared Celebrates Progress and Looks Forward to 2015

Tech Soup Blog

International NetSquared group leaders will also get together for training throughout the year, with our first events already planned for the United Kingdom, Cameroon, and Kenya. Mukono, Uganda: Second Net2uganda Computer Training Meetup for Poor Rural Primary School and Communit­y.

Finding a Community of Nonprofit Technology Experts

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Mukono, Uganda: The 10th Uganda Internet Governance Forum 2016 (UIGF). Mukono, Uganda: Third Annual Electronics and IT Showcase.

Should CEOs and Executive Directors Use Social Media?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Your organization's social media strategy should be not implemented by one lonely intern sitting in the corner of your communications and marketing department. Reeta Roy , president and CEO of the MasterCard Foundation, is sending tweets from her site visit to Uganda and Kenya.