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Posts Tagged ‘capacity building’

April 18th, 2016 - 1:31 pm § in Good Practice, Reflection & Rumination

A new kind of donor: 4 things they do differently

Donors stuck in the old ways of moving money around don’t offer useful capital to new and innovative organizations that don’t fit the mold. Here’s four things a new kind of aid donor does better.[...]

September 27th, 2015 - 5:02 pm § in Good Practice

Actually, it was my capacity that needed to be built

A reflection on the skills I needed to be effective in my job.[...]

April 26th, 2014 - 3:25 pm § in Good Practice

Building a Fire: An organizational capacity self-assessment tool for grassroots organizations

The Building a Fire tool provides grassroots groups an alternative to most organizational capacity assessment tools that primarily focus on the formality of institutional systems.[...]

February 23rd, 2014 - 5:12 pm § in Guest Bloggers

White, Western and Waist Deep

"You can’t build relationships on a pie chart or a graph." Guest post by David Peck of SoChange[...]

November 24th, 2013 - 1:00 pm § in Reflection & Rumination

“Create” nothing: A new social good mantra

On one of the social good industry’s most killer assumptions: That in the developing world, nothing exists, i.e. that there’s a blank slate upon which our interventions can be built.[...]