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Promise and Peril: Martus for Human Rights in Burma

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

ND-Burma member groups regularly send observers, at great personal risk, across Burma’s borders with India, Bangladesh, Thailand and China.

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The First Global Martus Users Group Meeting

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Guest Beneblog by Vijaya Tripathi The first ever Martus users group meeting took place earlier this month in Chiang Mai, the capital of Northern Thailand. I followed up the Chiang Mai gathering with other meetings with Thailand-based Martus users, and just touched down in New York. For me personally, the meeting was a rare experience.

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New Year’s Resolutions for Grantmakers

Connection Cafe

Britain didn’t adopt January 1 as the New Year until 1752; Thailand didn’t until 1941. Neil isn’t wrong.

Some Thoughts About Remote Presentations: Mekong ICT Camp

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I was invited to present a key note at the Mekong ICT Camp in Thailand about nonprofits, social media, and measurement. Photo by Be Chandra.

20 Must-Know Fundraising and Social Media Stats

Nonprofit Tech for Good

53% of Asia Pacific citizens donate to charity, with those in Thailand (71%) more likely to do so and those in Japan the least likely (16%).

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Mobile Messaging News Roundup

Mobile Commons

They need a S trategist ! Mobile service providers and The Wireless Association disagree. Consent is everything. Stay compliant, folks!

Using Social Media Internationally: How Not To Get Lost in Translation

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Liverpool Football Club in the UK for example, uses a separate account to talk to its fans in Thailand, and another to talk to its fans in America.

Help Blog.Worm spread!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

From my Enda , my blogger friend in Thailand

Celebrate Community Storytelling

Tech Soup Blog

The time to gala, glitz, and glam with industry leaders, talented techies, and a few of your favorite TechSoup staffers is almost here!

Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya

AFP Blog

Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya : his report presents all the key statistics, data and behavioural indicators for social, digital and mobile channels around the world. For other reports in this series, please visit [link] H/T to Social Fish

5 Supah-Cool Free Online Tools For Nonprofits

SocialFish

Through our platform, you can reconnect with your family in Rio; manage your employees in Madagascar; organize your non-profit’s resources to Ottawa; teach a virtual class from Tulsa to students all over Thailand; foster a support group for cancer survivors from France to the Falkland Islands. BigMarker.com. WorkFlowy.com. TweetDeck.

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Upcoming Nonprofits Live: Storytelling and Collaborative Video

Tech Soup Blog

Our ability to collaborate effectively in the cloud and create meaningful media together is quickly evolving as more nonprofits expand their borders.

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Digital Divide Data: our Partner in Laos

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Benetech is a tech social enterprise. We call this our social enterprise supply chain. We scan the books in the U.S.,

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Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week.

Fundraising Video by Jonny Goldstein for Project Hope

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

While making the video I was honored to meet Thailand???s Click to Play. Go watch it. condom king???

Thanks to Andy Carvin: Enjoy Kong Nay Video!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

who will be doing some video blogging in Cambodia and Thailand. Click To Play. I'm packing up the video cameras that Doug donated and the I'm sending over. to Jay Dedman and Ryanne H. I just stumbled upon this video that Andy Carvin captured of Kong Nay. My kids love him. I wish we were there. Read Andy's post.

Increasing Accessible Publishing Globally

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The November 2012 General Assembly took place in Bangkok, Thailand. Plenary Talk at the Eighth General Assembly of the World Blind Union Access to published information is an essential requirement for education, employment and full social inclusion. In my talk, I highlighted three global movements towards increasing accessible publishing.

Building Your Blog Audience: Answering Fern Thai's Question

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

They are a volunteer matching organization working a village in Thailand and if you're looking to volunteer in Thailand, you should check them out!)

Video Blogging from Cambodia

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Ryanne Hodson and Jay Dedman were in Cambodia and are in Thailand right now. Click to Play. Here's the backstory about how they got there, etc.

Climate Warming and Palo Alto -> Miradi and the World

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Rare is working in Abaco Island in the Bahamas to protect critically threatened species like the Spiny Lobster, Eastern Steppe Mongolia to help save the Mongolian gazelle among other species; and Uthaithanee, Thailand to save the Indochinese tiger. Clearcut. To be honest, most of us probably never took much notice of the 63 mature holly oaks.

Big News in Benetech's Human Rights Program: New Funding and Enhanced Tools!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

This post originally appeared on the new Benetech''s Blog. We’re excited to share that our Human Rights Program has been awarded a two-year, $2.2

Book Review: iPhone Millionaire

SocialFish

This is a guest post from Michael Rosenblum , author of iPhone Millionaire. So watch this space. I call it ‘screenworld’. And screens demand video.

Floss Manuals and Open Source Video Editing Tools

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He's over in Thailand now, but was glad to see he had Internet access - looks like free wifi too. I'm very impressed. and speak spanish?) link].

Go Holiday Shopping with Your Global Girlfriend

Have Fun - Do Good

The creators of Global Girlfriend's merchandise come from all over the world: Brazil, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Nepal, Nicaragua, South Africa, Thailand, the United States and Vietnam. According to a recent article in Muncie, Indiana's Star Press , "the National Retail Federation expects the average consumer to spend $791.10 last year."

Thrivability: A Collaborative Sketch

Amy Sample Ward

Like you, the contributors are from a vast array of places in the world from Stockholm, Brussels, and London to Thailand, Australia, and Uganda, and include Seattle, San Francisco, Portland, NYC, Los Angeles, Houston, Cleveland, Chicago, and Boston. View the book on the website: as one page or through the sections on the right. Enjoy!

UniversalGiving: Impact, with a little help from friends (SocialActions)

Amy Sample Ward

People simply choose a country of interest (such as China or Thailand) and an area of interest (such as education or the environment) and find a list of vetted opportunities to which they can donate money or give their time. What is UniversalGiving? would you rather connect with a group or individual in need half way around the world? link].

Wendy Sternberg Leaves Her Medical Career to Heal the World

See What's Out There

Wendy just spent the several months in Thailand as part of the very exclusive Rotary Peace and Conflict Studies at Chulalongkorn University. People often become doctors because they want to heal people, and by extension, heal the world. Wendy’s work was just written about in the Bangkok Post. Here they describe her best-known program.

Women Activists Profiled by Mariane Pearl in Glamour

Have Fun - Do Good

Canada: Sheila Watt-Cloutier, an Inuit activist, former chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Conference , and 2007 Nobel Peace Prize nominee.

What Is TechSoup Up To in Asia (Now)?

Tech Soup Blog

We’ve also launched a NetSquared Local in Singapore, and are working to include the Philippines and Thailand in the near future. Aletha Schelby is Program Manager for TechSoup Asia. How exciting it was when we first started down the road of expanding our programs and services to NGOs in other countries! And we’re still at it.

Preventing Human Trafficking: An Interview with Christina Arnold

Have Fun - Do Good

In kind donations of all kinds, office supplies, donating miles that people can go and work with some of our partner organizations in Thailand.

In Search of Hope: The Global Diaries of Mariane Pearl

Have Fun - Do Good

"[N]ow I have an answer for my son, who lost his father to blind hatred. Yes, there is hope in the world, and it isn't naive or even idealistic.

World of Good Launches Fair Trade Wage Guide

Have Fun - Do Good

The Guide is built with free, open-source technology so that it is easy for artisans to use with their own systems. fair+trade artisan craft

Vietnam and Indonesia Join TechSoup Asia’s Growing Family

Tech Soup Blog

They are all part of TechSoup Asia , which serves charities in the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand — and now Vietnam and Indonesia.

NpTech Summary: Red T-Shirt Day - Supporting Monks, YouTube Nonprofit Channel, and Web2forDev Conference Reports

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This group is an international network of people interested in e-learning, is organizing a trip to Thailand and Laos. Fundraising 2.0 Noel a.

Participation in Storytelling: Collaborative Video on Nonprofits Live

Tech Soup Blog

Our ability to collaborate effectively in the cloud and create meaningful media together is quickly evolving as more nonprofits expand their borders.

NpTech Tag Summary: Face-to-Face or Mediated Experience, Open Source Software Communities, and Blog Days

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Social Media Roundup There are places in the world where YouTube has been banned, including Turkey and Thailand. I think it means nothing.

Using SMS in the Field

NTEN

Since this transition, Brooke has enjoyed working on social marketing campaigns in Mongolia, Thailand, and Laos PDR. Brooke Sadowsky, Program Manager, RARE Conservation. SMS allows conservation campaigns to reach a bigger audience, especially of people who are harder to find in rural and expansive areas. What worked. What didn't work.

Creating Markets for Fair Trade Gifts: An Interview with Priya Haji of World of Good

Have Fun - Do Good

For example, we have had women's groups write us from Thailand and say, "You know, that's so funny. retail market. We believe. And then David.