Conference. Photo: Wikimedia

Giving-conferences, a concept aimed to grow the number of donations for the Giving Tuesday 2017

The event, held in Palau Macaya Barcelona, included both leaders of the Giving Tuesday movement, Asha Curran and Henry Timms, in a day in which solidarity outstanded.

Volunteer or You’ll Lose Everything!

As long as we are truthful about our ads, why can’t we use some marketing techniques to recruit volunteers?

South Sudan: A senseless war

We are devastated by the recent turn of events here in South Sudan. Too many people have already lost their lives in this senseless war.

South Sudan civilian working. Photo: Flickr

Amnesty International condemns killings and mass deplacements in South Sudan

The international organisation has blamed the government of the country for the looting perpetrated against the civilian population in the Upper Nile region in the first half of 2017.

European telecentre networks to meet in Barcelona

On 4th and 5th October European organizations promoting digital skills will meet in Barcelona at the ALL DIGITAL Summit 2017. Digital facilitators from Xarxa Punt TIC and Òmnia will also attend.

Refugees using different tech devices. Photo: Techfugees

Techfugees, empowering the displaced with technology

Smartphones and technology have changed how people respond to large humanitarian crisis. The aim of the project is giving response to the needs of refugees.

EYA 2016 award ceremony - Photo: European Youth Award

European Competition called for digital creativity to improve society

The European Youth Award (EYA) focuses on young entrepreneurs creating digital projects that bring improvements to society. The deadline for applications ends of 15th July.

The added value of engineers in non-profit social action organisations

If organisations are not managed well, they won’t be efficient enough when it comes to provide assistance to its beneficiaries and hence, their social impact will be lower.

Wind Turbine. Photo: Pixabay

What wind energy cooperatives are there in the world?

“Live from the Air in the Sky” is a pioneering Catalan initiative developed by EOLPOP to build a wind turbine cooperative.

Myth Project, Innovative Techniques for reaching out to migrant youth - Photo: ABD

MYth Project to establish a European network to accompany young migrants

From 26 to 30 June, Barcelona hosted a training session on participatory art for young migrants and refugees, as well as social educators working with the youths. This was part of the European MYth Project.

Event photo. Photo: Pixabay

How can you publicise and share your NGO events?

The organisation of activities, workshops, conferences, courses or seminars is a common everyday task for non-profit organisations. We can tell you about a few tricks to maximise your performance using the tools provided by the internet.

Pascale Coissard, the spokesperson of the Catalan Refugee Aid Commission - Photo: CCAR

Pascale Coissard: “Only 7.5% of those who were meant to be relocated and resettled have arrived in Spain”

The spokesperson of the Catalan Refugee Aid Commission, Pascale Coissard, tells us about the situation experienced by many refugees and the task carried out by her organisation to defend their rights.

Image of an empty billboard

How to make posters and advertising for your organisation!

Advertising has changed hugely with the new tools and social media. Here we give some advice to make a poster using different digital formats.

Highlights

NGOs support those that were thrown off the plane. More than 1.500 non-profit organisations, groups and individuals have joined the campaign #YouLoveFlying.