William Nee, China researcher at Amnesty International and Peng Bin, Beijing Representative for Mercy Corps, will share their insights on key trends and different organisational strategic approaches, as background for our June annual meeting on the implications of China’s big development and global engagement models for ICSOs.
Friday 1 March, 10.00-11.00 CET (Berlin time), 09:00-10:00 GMT (London time)
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There’s nothing new about children and youth being involved in movements for change, from the anti-apartheid cause in South Africa, to the earlier and more hopeful chapters of the Arab Spring.
January 2019 Scanning webinar on youth foresight and strategy scenario processes
We’ve scheduled a follow-up to our November webinar, to hear more organisational approaches, lessons and ambitions to engage young supporters and influencers in future strategy development processes. Aarathi Krishnan will share her recent experience of leading this extensively and through a range of channels for IFRC, including gamification with youth volunteers.
Position: Programme Intern: CSOs fighting populism and promoting innovation
Contract period/Starting date: As soon as possible, ideally before February 2019
How to apply: Your application should consist of a CV and cover letter expressing your motivation and what you would aim to learn during your internship (in English). It should include your earliest possible starting date, suggested working hours per month,
Position: Events Manager
Starting date: As soon as possible
How to apply: Please upload your application below, as a single PDF document with your name and job reference “Events Manager” in the document title, on or before 10 December 2018. Your application should consist of a CV and cover letter that explains why you are motivated to take up this position and how you would shape it.
The sector Scanning the Horizon futures community this week heard from InterAction‘s Together Project, an inspiring example of collaboration by US-based civil society organisations (CSOs) to counter the ‘chilling’ effects of restrictive government regulations limiting their ability to operate. They achieved this through a combination of solidarity on principle with other NGOs, diverse but targeted and resilient advocacy in different policy and legislative spaces,
Position: Fundraising and Communications Intern
Contract period/Starting date: January 2019
How to apply: Your application should consist of a CV and cover letter expressing your motivation, enclose relevant certificates, one reference including their contact details, and include your possible starting date. It should be submitted through our online application form (below) by 21 November 2018 at the latest.
Application deadline: 21 November 2018
Position: Programme Intern: Leave No One Behind
Contract period/Starting date: As soon as possible
How to apply: Your application should consist of a CV and cover letter expressing your motivation and what you would aim to learn during your internship (in English). It should be submitted through our online application form (below) by 12 October 2018
Please send your application in one PDF-document stating your name and the job reference “Internship” in the document title.
This blog is republished with thanks to the authour, it first appeared on Alix’s Medium blog, which you can find here
The digital world is disorienting. It permeates every aspect of our lives, but few of us understand how it works. Worse yet, few of us know where to begin if we want to make it work for us.