Four Food Charities Fighting Hunger Locally During a Pandemic


We spoke to four food security organizations in Colombia, Portugal, South Africa, and the United States to better understand the challenges facing organizations working in food security and the ways the pandemic has shifted operations for them.

Intel, Portugal agree to deal for 500,000 laptops

AFP Blog

Intel, Portugal agree to deal for 500,000 laptops: "Intel Corp. on Wednesday pledged to provide elementary school students in Portugal with 500,000 computers based on its Classmate PC design, the latest move by the computer chip maker to take the lead in the emerging low-cost laptop market.The computers will be delivered over the course of the 2008-09 school year.


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The Buzz at Beaconfire: June 10, 2011

Allegiance Group

Happy Portugal Day everyone. Here’s a couple things that we’ve been chatting about this week. Identifont. Let me know if this has ever happened to you… You see a font on a website image that you love. You say to yourself, “Hey, i’d like to use that font in the future.&# But, after going font by font in Microsoft Word you still can’t find it. You’re screwed.

Announcing The Art of Relevance Audiobook! Get Your for Free Today.

Museum 2.0

Last year, when I released The Art of Relevance , people asked if there was an audiobook version in the works. It honestly hadn't crossed my mind. Since then, I've learned how many people read books with their ears instead of their eyes. I knew if I wanted to make the book relevant and accessible, I should get on it. So I am thrilled to announce that The Art of Relevance audiobook is now available for YOU to listen to on Audible , Amazon , and iTunes.

NGOMeme -- the folks I'm tagging

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Bev Traynor from Portugal Andre Quintos from Phillipines Trish Perkins (who is traveling in Nepal and other places in that part of the world) ThaRum and Wanna (in Cambodia) CharityBlog from John Howes from the UK. The ngo meme is: What are the five resources that you would recommend to anybody working in an NGO who wanted to know about information management and technology but didn't know where to start. Tag 5 other colleagues. add the tag "ngomeme" to your post.

Austria conference on access technology

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I met a professor from Portugal who had a student who developed EasyVoice , software that makes it possible for someone who cannot speak to use Voice over IP via Skype to talk to people using a voice synthesizer. I just got back from a terrific week in Austria at the International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs conference. This is an academic conference on access technology, full of researchers trying out new things that will help people with disabilities.

Designing for Good #3 – Best of 2016 Nonprofit Storytelling

Connection Cafe

2 Alzheimer Association of Portugal: “First Date” video (60 sec). For this Designing for Good episode, we’re showcasing the best examples of nonprofit storytelling of 2016. Timely, but why is nonprofit storytelling such a hot topic these days ? Just think for a moment—how many appeals for support have you received in your inbox or mailbox in your lifetime? Your eyes just rolled and you’re not a cynical person.

Syria 31

How To Understand Cultural Differences To Drive Business Success

Eric Jacobson

For example, when employees around the world are asked by Meyer to respond to the statement, " It is important for a manager to have at hand precise answers to most of the questions that subordinates may raise about their work ," far fewer employees in Sweden, the Netherlands and the UK believe this to be true.versus employees in Spain, Italy and Portugal who more readily agree with this statement.

Nonprofit Technology News for May 2014

Tech Soup Blog

The Team For a Better World from Portugal developed a prototype low-cost portable device that determines blood types in about 5 minutes.

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[VIDEO] Keeping Your Donor Database Healthy, Wealth, and Wise


Steven knows we live in a very highly descendants of Portugal here. Robin L. Cabral, MA, CFRE will lead you through the why and how of creating your own database standards manual and processes to ensure that you are not leading your organization down the path of “Garbage In=Garbage Out.”

Call for Papers: Stewarding Technologies for Collaboration, Community Building & Knowledge Sharing in Development

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Bev Trayner is an independent consultant from Portugal. Call for Papers. KM4Dev Journal Vol. 3, Issue 1, June 2007. ???Stewarding Stewarding Technologies for Collaboration, Community Building & Knowledge Sharing in Development??? The ???Knowledge Knowledge Management for Development Journal??? KM4D Journal) is an open access, peer-reviewed, community-based journal on knowledge management in development ??? for and by development practitioners and researchers.

Presenting Multilingual Content | Beaconfire Wire

Allegiance Group

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