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  • Do It Yourself versus Collaboration

    Posted by Angie on 11 Nov 2016

    From the US Presidential elections, to Brexit and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the choice between going it alone or working collaboratively with other actors appears to be one of the dominant strategic issues of 2016. Perhaps unsurprisingly, international foundations too face this...Read more

  • Announcing the Winners of the 2016 With and For Girls Awards

    Posted by Emma on 31 Oct 2016

    The following 20 local organisations are being recognised for their work to improve the lives of girls. Award winners have demonstrated strengths in engaging girls in governance, programme design and decision-making to ensure that their work really is girl-led.Read more

  • Listening and Responding: Localising Capacity Building

    Posted by Angie on 08 Sep 2016

    Capacity-building support is vital in building the long-term resilience of civil society organisations. Yet despite this critical need, many organisations cannot find capacity building that works in their best interest, if they can find it at all.Read more

  • Speaking up for local voices

    Posted by Angie on 04 Aug 2016

    When Communications and Marketing Manager Angie was asked to speak at a high-level workshop on digital communications, she came with a few tricks up her sleeve, including the experience of advocating for local voices.Read more

  • Girl power is back

    Posted by Angie on 15 Jul 2016

    It’s that time of year again! Girl panels are about to kick off as the final phase of the With and For Girls Award judging process begins. Next week marks the start of the girl-led panels, starting with one in Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, followed by panels in San Cristobal de las Casas in Mexico...Read more

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