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Human Rights Trainings in Nigeria

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

My most recent visit to Nigeria confirmed this trend. Human rights monitors in Nigeria continue to be harassed. They also helped the NHRC upgrade their computers so that they could prepare for our arrival in Nigeria. Tags: Tripathi Martus NHRC human rights Nigeria MacArthur.

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Using Pinterest To Raise Awareness About Violence Against Women in Nigeria

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I was going to write something patriotic about social media, but I got an email from Mari Tikkanen with story about her recent experience working with maternal/reproductive health organizations and human rights NGOs in Nigeria for the MacArthur Foundation. She approached me after the training, with a leaflet in hand.

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20 Crowdfunding Services for Nonprofits Worldwide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Donate-ng (Nigeria). That said, this year’s Global Trends in Giving Survey includes questions about crowdfunding. If you are a donor, please volunteer 4-7 minutes of your time and take the survey. BackaBuddy (South Africa). M-Changa (Kenya). (Multiple Countries).

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How Malala Fund’s Innovative Grantmaking is Revolutionizing Education for Girls

Saleforce Nonprofit

Broadcasting lessons over the radio in Nigeria: As an Education Champion and founder of ACE Charity, Kiki James runs safe space clubs to help equip girls in northern Nigeria with the tools they need to realize their ambitions. Malala Fund is partnering with ACE Charity in Nigeria to provide children.

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Lame spam of the day: FBI and Nigeria still want to send me money

Robert Weiner

I wrote about a version of this one last year, but the language of this version is so tortured that I have to post it. No official-looking seal this time. Sender: FBI OFFICE ( Subject: FROM IMF HEAD OFFICE. Text: Anti-Terrorist And Monetary Crimes Division. FBI Headquarters, Washington, D.C. Federal Bureau Of Investigation.

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Today’s Talk with Afam Onyema

NonProfit Hub

GEANCO has a wide-reaching mission in Nigeria, the home of Afam’s parents. This week, we had the chance to sit down with Afam Onyema, CEO of the GEANCO Foundation. They work to transform lives through a variety of medical and educational programs.

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Fake Facebook Friends and the CIA

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Until it quickly became a classic advance fee scam conversation (originally made famous by folks in Nigeria with faxes). Within a minute or two, a FB Messenger chat started up about the UN and the Sustainable Development Goals. So, I of course kept the conversation going.

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