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Circular economy.

7 European projects on the reuse of materials for social benefit

Circular economy supports managing resources more sustainably. Extending the life of products and recycling are just two proposals to achieve this.

Nigerian girls and women abducted by Boko Haram

AI blames the Nigerian Army for human rights violations against civilians fleeing Boko Haram

Amnesty International denounces that the 276 girls kidnapped by Boko Haram in Chibok on 2014 have been sexually abused by their ‘ rescuers’, mainly soldiers from the Nigerian Army. Last March, 110 more schoolgirls were abducted .

EWWR Awards.

The EWWR Awards recognise projects committed to waste reduction

The winners were revealed in the EWWR Awards Ceremony which took place on 22 May in Brussels.

'Experiences of reconciliation': how can we build peace after violence?

The last 9th of May the Catalan Institute for Peace (ICIP) organized ‘Experiencies of reconciliation’, a seminary on sociopolitical reconstruction after violent conflicts.

Mumbai beach covered in plastic waste

It’s not me, it’s you: the campaign that will make you forget about plastic forever

The 5th June is World Environment Day, this year dedicated to the end of plastic usage under the hashtag #BeatPlasticPollution.

In Ireland and the Aran Islands, farmers are committed with the nature conservation.  Source: ELCN

A new European network for nature conservation by citizens and private organizations is born

ELCN is a European network aiming to expand nature conservation beyond the protection done by administrations and engaging citizens and private groups in conservation activities.

Twitter for Nonprofits

5 things your nonprofit should do on Twitter

A new blog post, an article, a couple of infographics a year. Sometimes our nonprofit doesn’t generate enough content to post daily. The question arises: should my nonprofit retweet its own tweets? How should my nonprofit's Twitter activity be like?

Sustainable Development Week 2018.      Source: pixabay

Register your sustainable project and contribute to a better world

The European Sustainable Development Week (ESDW) is an initiative to stimulate and make visible activities, projects and events that promote sustainable development. It takes place from 30 May until 5 June.

Nonprofits, beware! The GDPR is here to stay, here go some clues

On May 25, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) replaces the European Data Protection Directive. They warned us two years ago, but for most organizations this still comes as a surprise.

Fundraising conference 2018

Countdown to the Fundraising Conference 2018

The event will be brimming with innovative ideas and fresh thinking to inject into fundraising strategies in the third sector.

3r International Congress on families and disability.   Source: DINCAT

III International Congress on families and disability

The event will take place in Barcelona, in the Faculty of Psychology of Blanquerna (Universitat Ramon Llull), from May 31 to June 1.

Atlas of Social Innovation.   Source: SI drive

The Atlas of social innovation is a reality

It is a unique knowledge repository of social innovation to create new practices for a better future. 

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