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DATA: #datarevolution #BigData #DataShift – what’s it all about?

DATA: #datarevolution #BigData #DataShift  – what’s it all about? | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
As my work covers many different subject areas and communities, I spend a fair amount of time following trends in these different areas and how they impact my...
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What FIFA Can Teach NGOs -- And Vice Versa

What FIFA Can Teach NGOs -- And Vice Versa | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
 Amidst all the sponsorship deals and the vast sums of money, it's easy to forget that FIFA is actually one of the oldest and biggest NGOs in the world.
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Thoughtful post about the challenges of sustaining a NGO's accountability & integrity over time.

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A Toolbox of Toolboxes: Has “Knowledge Sharing” Gone Too Far?

A Toolbox of Toolboxes: Has “Knowledge Sharing” Gone Too Far? | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it

WhatSToday via Twitter (thanks, Dan Swislow), I stumbled across The Toolbox, singer (and WITNESS founder) Peter Gabriel’s new project to provide an online repository of social change knowledge and techniques to allow anyone, anywhere, “To discover the tools that can change your life and change the world.” This comes on the heels of the seemingly never-ending […]

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Some important questions to ask before developing a new toolbox

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Multiple identities, where do I belong?

Multiple identities, where do I belong? | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
by Aya Chebbi - 01 November 2014I grew up with multiple identities that I questioned throughout my teen years. The strongest identity I was brainwashed with, is being “Arab”. Since primary school, my education, which curriculum I didn’t choose,
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Beautifully written piece on understanding our identities and filters

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How to learn a new language: 7 secrets from TED Translators

How to learn a new language: 7 secrets from TED Translators | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
By Krystian Aparta They say that children learn languages the best. But that doesn't mean that adults should give up. We asked some of the polyglots in TED’s Open Translation Project to share their...
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NGO-NGO learning: what works?

NGO-NGO learning: what works? | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
A whole industry has emerged to foster humanitarian learning and, in the main, actors are increasingly collaborative and open when it comes to learning lessons from emergencies. But challenges persist, including a prevailing aversity to risk as the industry corporatizes, and a disconnect between individual and institutional, formal and non-formal, learning.
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Shaping Global Partnerships for a Post-2015 World (SSIR)

Shaping Global Partnerships for a Post-2015 World (SSIR) | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
The principles of collective impact offer important lessons for architects of global collaborative efforts.
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Very useful review of five global partnerships and some of the lessons that have been learned.

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social entrepreneurship

social entrepreneurship | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
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New scoopit focuses on Social Entrepreneurship & Innovation.  Welcom Josep!

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The World's Best News

The World's Best News | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
"The World's Best News" acts as a showcase for progress towards the Millennium Development Goals....
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A Lab of Labs (SSIR)

A Lab of Labs (SSIR) | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
A report from Lab2, and why learning to reflect on our assumptions about how change happens has value, whether or not “lab” is in your title.
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Excellent discussion of the complicated path from innovation to behavioral and systematic change.

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INTRO

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Regarding Humanity is a space for social impact professionals, designers, filmmakers, journalists, and students to foster dialogue on respectful, relevant, and resonant storytelling
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19 Tips for Taking Your Small Business Global

19 Tips for Taking Your Small Business Global | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
If you're itching to get going on taking your small business global, it's important that you review these tips to have a business without borders.
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Many of these tips also apply to nonprofits/NGOs/associations

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African people don't want your stinky T-shirts, and other mythbusters – video

African people don't want your stinky T-shirts, and other mythbusters – video | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
Eliza Anyangwe argues that myths created by the western media are being dispelled slowly by Africans telling their own stories online
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Social Innovation Exchange | Questions

SIX inspires, connects and supports social innovators. We also work with a variety of players to create an environment that helps social innovation to flourish. But what do we mean by social innovation?
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Social  Innovation Labs - case studies and what we are learning

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Outcome Mapping: SAHA Program in Madagascar

"Outcome mapping in Madagascar" is a movie produced by SAHA Program*. The movie is one component of the capitalization pack about this method. The movie was designed…
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Useful set of videos showing outcome mapping experiences via KM4Dev

 

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Top 10 Learning Lab Resources on Capturing Program Experience | USAID Learning Lab

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It's Complicated: The Relationship between Risks and Results

It's Complicated: The Relationship between Risks and Results | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
IEG's report on the Results and Performance of the World Bank Group examines the role of risk management
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World Bank is doing & sharing some interesting internal evaluation work

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Why you need to get on social media: A think tanks perspective - Research to Action

Why you need to get on social media: A think tanks perspective - Research to Action | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
Zilper Audi, Communications Officer at IEA Kenya, summarizes IEA Kenya's positive experience with social media as well as outlines a number of reasons why think tanks need to get on social media.
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Focus is on Twitter, but good suggestions on developing a social media strategy.  Great ways to help engage internationally.

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Getting Beyond Hype: Four Questions to Predict Real Impact (SSIR)

Getting Beyond Hype: Four Questions to Predict Real Impact (SSIR) | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
A simple way to think about investment and design.
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New Philanthropy (with tweets) · Kurante · Storify

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A video conversation around the subject of "New Philanthropy"

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The Five Stages of Social Innovation at Scale (SSIR)

The Five Stages of Social Innovation at Scale (SSIR) | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
Part of a series of articles on helping mature organizations stay adaptive and increase their social impact.
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Why is it so hard to try something new in ICT4D?

Laura Walker Hudson of FrontlineSMS explores the challenges of applying technology to international development.
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Focuses on technology but great descriptions of why change in general can be hard and how to adapt.

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Ow.ly - image uploaded by @DFID_UK

Ow.ly - image uploaded by @DFID_UK | Engaging Internationally | Scoop.it
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The High Level Panel on post-2015 (i.e. what comes after the Millennium Development Goals) released their report today after extensive worldwide consultation.  Now it's up to the UN Members States.  Here's a helpful inforgraphic that summarizes the goals

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