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A Day Trip the Hague, Netherlands: International City of Peace and Justice

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For many years I’ve wanted to visit the Hague, Netherlands. An Instagram Photo and Video Essay. by Heather Mansfield. Known as the International City of Peace and Justice, there are more than 160 NGOs in Den Haag working to make the world a better place.

AFP Blog - Untitled Article

AFP Blog

That's why I was so relieved to meet AJ Leon, digital problem solver, New Yorker and sometimes fundraiser, at the International Fundraising Congress (IFC ) in the Netherlands last October A Practical Approach to Online Fundraising | Connecting Up Australia : Fundraising is not all about Facebook, Twitter, blogs and websites. Fundraising is about things like storytelling, engaging, asking and thanking.

Free Webinar on October 23! Five Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Prioritize the Mobile Web in 2014

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2013.

Free Webinar on February 27: 10 Online Communications and Fundraising Best Practices for NGOs

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21st Century Collaboration in Action: The Path To Belgium’s First AMC

SocialFish

Moreover, we noticed that next door, in the Netherlands, some companies were doing it too. Guest post by Marc Mestdagh, ceo 2Mpact, Executive Director of BSAE (Belgian Society of Association Executives) – follow him at @2Mpact. Here’s looking at you, AMC! Report: [link].

Capitalizing on a Wealth of Data: The First Steps

Idealware

What happens in Nebraska or New Mexico might make a difference in Nova Scotia or the Netherlands. We all know a wealth of useful data exists online, in various publications, or hidden away in public archives. Initiatives—often local or focused on a particular sector—have emerged over time to collect and report that data and apply the findings to particular areas of interest. But there’s a bigger story this data can tell.

Six Museum-Related Blogs You Might Not Know About That Are Really Good

Museum 2.0

Across the Atlantic in the Netherlands, Jasper Visser has been chronicling some of the truly exciting experiments he and his colleagues have been doing as they develop the national history museum for their country. Need some new inspiration in your feed reader?

Anyone Who Says this isn't a Business is Nuts.

Museum 2.0

It's a rough week for cultural practitioners.

Year-End Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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2013 NTC Round-Up: Your Takeaways

NTEN

Countries represented: 13 (US, Canada, UK, Korea, Australia, Switzerland, Netherlands, Poland, Belgium, Ireland, Nepal, Mexico, and Ghana). Whew, what an NTC! Now that we''ve had a chance to catch a cat (dog?)

Upcoming Museum 2.0 Book Club: Blueprint

Museum 2.0

Once there was a project to design a national history museum in the Netherlands. There was a location, a budget, and a flurry of planning. The team developed some highly innovative digital projects and approaches to history. Three years later, at the end of 2011, the project was canceled.

2009 State of the Not-For-Profit Industry UK Survey Results

NetWits

The results were unveiled at the International Fundraising Congress in the Netherlands Blackbaud Europe has released the 2009 State of the Not-For-Profit Industry survey. Blackbaud teamed up with The Resource Alliance for the second year in a row to produce this pan-European benchmarking study.

Largest U.S. Fund-Raising Software Company Expands Overseas - Philanthropy.com

AFP Blog

nonprofit software company Blackbaud announced on Thursday that it has acquired RLC, a privately owned software company in Almere, the Netherlands.". Largest U.S. Fund-Raising Software Company Expands Overseas - Philanthropy.com: "Largest U.S. Fund-Raising Software Company Expands OverseasIn its latest effort to expand its fund-raising services globally, the Charleston, S.C.,

2013 NTC Round-Up: Your Takeaways

NTEN

Countries represented: 13 (US, Canada, UK, Korea, Australia, Switzerland, Netherlands, Poland, Belgium, Ireland, Nepal, Mexico, and Ghana). Whew, what an NTC! Now that we''ve had a chance to catch a cat (dog?)

How To Lead By Looking Ahead

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He lives in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Anticipate: The Art of Leading by Looking Ahead , gives readers practical guidance and concrete techniques to help leaders become more visionary.

Fall Webinar Special for Nonprofits

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[Event] [Europe] Red Herring Top 100 Europe Awards 2011

Idealware

These finalists will compete for a prestigious Top 100 Award during the Red Herring Wireless conference to be held on May 23-25 in Amsterdam, Netherlands, an event that will see venture financiers, C-level entrepreneurs and other Europe-based technology glitterati rub shoulders with one another.

Interview: Social Media and Social Entrepreneurs

Amy Sample Ward

This past weekend I had the opportunity to be in Rotterdam, Netherlands, for the European Summit. There I met Petra Kroon in person, someone I follow online in the nonprofit technology space.

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

via my nonprofit and online community virtual colleague in the Netherlands, Joitske Hulsebosch , comes word of a new group blog project. m co-facilitating a group of people working in non-profit organizations in the Netherlands, working on what we call ???e-collaboration??? e-collaboration??? Recently the group has decided to start a blog, in addition to our online space and f2f meetings. The blog is called I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate.

Summer Webinar Special for Nonprofits

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Don’t Be Fooled by Abstract Jargon: Internet Governance and ICT Policy

Tech Soup Blog

Net neutrality has been enshrined in law in the Netherlands and Chile. This was originally posted on the GuideStar International Blog. Most civil society organizations (CSOs) and citizens don’t use high-level jargon such as Internet governance and ICT policy.

Spring Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Blueprint Book Club Part 3: The Future of the National Vending Machine

Museum 2.0

This guest post was written by Geert-Jan Davelaar and Anna Tiedink, educators at the Zuiderzee Open Air Museum in the Netherlands, the museum that "adopted" the INNL's National Vending Machine project after INNL's closure.

The Art Of Leading By Looking Ahead

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He lives in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Anticipate: The Art of Leading by Looking Ahead , gives readers practical guidance and concrete techniques to help leaders become more visionary.

5 Key Insights from the 2010 Global State of the Nonprofit.

NonProfit Trends

Responses were received from 2,383 individuals in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, India, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Face-to-face fundraising is mentioned most frequently by respondents from the Netherlands, major donor cultivation is cited by respondents from Canada, India, and the U.K., Restricted Giving is Important to Donors: More than half of respondents in Australia, Canada, India, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the U.K.,

The Art Of Leading By Looking Ahead

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He lives in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Anticipate: The Art of Leading by Looking Ahead , gives readers practical guidance and concrete techniques to help leaders become more visionary.

Vikas Nath talking about gender and ICTs in good governance

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My colleague, Joitske Hulsebosch, who is based in the Netherlands and most recently working in Ghana, developed a 12-step vlogging process to help a network in Ghana (GINKS) produce an ICT4D stories blog.

The Culture Map

Eric Jacobsen Blog

"The way we are conditioned to see the world in our own culture seems so completely obvious and commonplace that it is difficult to imagine that another culture might do things differently, "says author Erin Meyer. "It

How To Understand Cultural Differences To Drive Business Success

Eric Jacobsen Blog

"The way we are conditioned to see the world in our own culture seems so completely obvious and commonplace that it is difficult to imagine that another culture might do things differently, "says author Erin Meyer. "It

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Soap and Self-Esteem

Have Fun - Do Good

program for Girl Scouts in the United States, the BodyTalk program in the UK, and the Beyond Compare photo exhibition in Canada and the Netherlands. OK, ladies, who here hasn't flipped through a magazine and thought, I wish I looked like her.

Winter Webinar Special for Nonprofits

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Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Innovation and the Future of Science Centers: Your Thoughts Wanted

Museum 2.0

As part of the conference, I'll be presenting with Eric Siegel (Director, New York Hall of Science ), Jennifer Martin (VP Programs and Operations, Telus World of Science Calgary ), Andrea Bandelli ( independent brilliant guy , Netherlands), and Beverly Damonse (Executive Director, South African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement ) about "innovation and the future of science centers."

Invention, Technology and Social Change: What’s driving you?

Amy Sample Ward

I was interviewed recently by Petra Kroon , a blogger focused on social media and entrepreneurship in The Netherlands, in which she asked some really great questions, including what I thought the trend would be for social entrepreneurship in 2010 as well as where we may be in 25 years.

KaBOOM! "Playspace Finder" - Great New Service and Widget

Influence

Anyone can sign up and load playspaces -- as I have done for this amazing sand+water+nature playground I have visited with my kids in Gouda , The Netherlands. Our friends at KaBOOM! have launched a new version of their " Playspace Finder " service -- a very cool map-based database to catalogue playspaces for kids. The KaBOOM! Playspace Finder, currently in beta, allows you to enter, search, and rate playspaces in your community.

Book Announcement: The Participatory Museum is now available!

Museum 2.0

There are projects from Vietnam to Australia to the Netherlands to the US, from libraries, museums, science centers, zoos, state parks, and art centers. Hey kid! Want to buy a book ?

Ode Magazine : Microjustice: Helping those who are excluded from the legal system

Network-Centric Advocacy

Microteaching, microhealthcare, micromovement building, microvolunteering, microcopyediting, microinternet development, microjobplacement… Really brilliant… When she started Microjustice Bolivia, Van Nispen tot Sevenaer worked with Anne Marie van Swinderen, a microfinance consultant with Triodos Facet , a large microfinance organization associated with Triodos Bank , an ethical financial institution based in the Netherlands.

Guest Post: Collections Access - Open the Door Wider

Museum 2.0

The Rijksmuseum of the Netherlands sets an exciting example by providing high quality collection images online and encouraging product creation. North Carolina Museum of History 1988.39.4

Social Media and Community-Building Tips from Not For Sale's Sarah Potts

Tech Soup Blog

Not For Sale operates in Peru, the Netherlands, India, South Africa, and Romania. Please listen to me. I'd like to tell you about the worst thing you've ever imagined.

Guest Post: Rearranging the Fossils - Using Museum 2.0 to Get a Stuck Innovation Process Moving Again

Museum 2.0

One group of participants thought up a museum based on 12 boats, 11 traveling around the Netherlands and one in the dock for refitting. Naturalis will be physicallyvisible outside the region via branches throughout the Netherlands.

What Could Kill an Elegant, High-Value Participatory Project?

Museum 2.0

Haarlem Oost is a branch library in the Netherlands that wanted to encourage visitors to add tags (descriptive keywords) to the books they read. For the past year, I've been ending many of my talks with this image.