Our community is the heart of what we do. We are representative of the greater field of global development, including nonprofit organizations both large and small, private enterprises, university departments, consultants, service providers, and individuals engaged with global development issues. We number close to 200 and we are engaged in work in over 100 countries, encompassing all sectors and approaches to development work.
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A New Dimension of Hope (Tenant)A New Dimension of Hope (NDHope) was founded in 2010 by Mr. Ebenezer Norman, while traveling in Monrovia Liberia. He found that too many children are missing out simply because they do not have access or the opportunity to go to school. Only 18% of children in Monrovia can read and write. Ebenezer grew up in a similar situation, and has a passion to make a difference. His vision is to see less fortunate children around the world have an opportunity to receive an education. View Website ››Countries: Liberia, Sierra Leone, TogoFocus Areas: Education / Schools
Aaron Charney (Member)Aaron Charney spent 1 year working with an NGO in rural Nepal, fostering community development, basic healthcare, education, and carrying out an independent research project on water-access infrastructure. He also spent time in Kenya, working with an organization that helps to empower women and provide education for young girls in one of East Africa's largest slums.Countries: Kenya, NepalFocus Areas: General
Africa Agenda (Tenant)Africa Agenda is driven by the need to change the one-sided narrative of African News. We use the Africa Agenda website, journalistic tools, and events, including the Africa News Matters website, as platforms for critical engagement and news analysis about the African continent. Learn more at www.africaagenda.org and www.AfricaNewsMatters.com.Countries: GlobalFocus Areas: Policy and Research
Africa Development Promise (Tenant)Africa Development Promise builds on and strengthens the collective action of rural entrepreneurial women through agriculture in East Africa. We champion the cooperative approach because of its principles of democracy, inclusion and solidarity – cooperatives empower members by promoting self-help and self-responsibility. When women can contribute their creativity, innovation and hard work, prosperity and independence follow, lifting entire communities out of poverty. View Website>>Countries: UgandaFocus Areas: Agriculture / Food Security, Entrepreneurship / Business Development
Africa Network for Animal Welfare (Tenant)Africa Network for Animal Welfare (ANAW) is a Pan-African Organization based in Kenya that promotes humane treatment of all animals and the well being of communities living with them. ANAW-USA partners with ANAW, and others, promoting an all Africa agenda, sustained by communities for conservation, compassion, protection and responsible care of all animals. https://www.anaw-usa.org/Countries: East Africa, South Africa, West AfricaFocus Areas: Climate / Environment, Infrastructure, Policy and Research
Africa School Assistance Project (Member)The Africa School Assistance Project (ASAP) believes that educating children, particularly girls, is fundamental to a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable future for Africa. ASAP is increasing access to education for children in poor, remote areas of Tanzania and is developing a Learning Improvement Initiative to enhance teaching quality and classroom learning. ASAP works in accordance with the UN Millennium Development Goals and our projects meet rigorous standards for sustainability cultural appropriateness. Additionally, ASAP leads groups of American volunteers to work on our school projects to create a cross-cultural understanding between Americans and Africans. View Website ››Countries: TanzaniaFocus Areas: Children, Education / Schools, Women
Africa’s Tomorrow (Member)Africa’s Tomorrow assists African women in attaining higher education and cross-cultural experience to accelerate collaborative solutions for social and economic issues. View Website>>Countries: Africa ContinentFocus Areas: Education / Schools, Gender Equality, Women
AfricAid (Tenant)AfricAid mentors secondary school girls in Tanzania to complete their education, develop into confident leaders, and transform their own lives and their communities. We equip girls to overcome challenges and reach their full potential because educated girls create lasting positive change. The outcome is resilient, proactive, and socially-responsible girls who secure better jobs, raise healthier families, and increase the standing of women in society. View Website ››Countries: Tanzania, ZambiaFocus Areas: Children, Education / Schools, Entrepreneurship / Business Development, Gender Equality, Health, Technology, Women
Agile International (Member)Agile International’s mission is to return Western Africa to food abundance by empowering local women farmers and restoring the cultural wisdom that underlies traditional sustainable agriculture. We seek to break free from the endless cycle of foreign aid and food imports by producing nutritious food, generating enough income to support and educate children, and preserving the cultures and customs that create strong families and communities. View Website››Countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo, West AfricaFocus Areas: Agriculture / Food Security, Children, Climate / Environment, Education / Schools, Water / Sanitation, Women
Alex Porter Consulting LTD (Member)Alex Porter is an independent and driven consultant and cross-cultural communicator, with four years of experience in development-focused data analysis and report writing. Porter also has two years of experience managing projects and engaging with clients in aid agencies (namely USAID, Irish Aid,) as well as international organizations across Central America and Africa.Countries: GlobalFocus Areas: Agriculture / Food Security, Children, Climate / Environment, Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid, Education / Schools, Energy, Entrepreneurship / Business Development, Gender Equality, Governance / Institution Building, Health, Human Trafficking, Infrastructure, Peace and Justice, Policy and Research, Refugees / Asylees, Technology, Water / Sanitation, Women
Alexander & Associates LLC (Member)Alexander & Associates LLC provides consulting and coaching for leaders and groups who intend to thrive in a world of challenging economic, social and environmental realities. We work with leaders, teams and entire organizations to provide confidential and effective strategies that address challenges without obvious solutions. Our clients tell us that we help them see new and broader perspectives that allow them to address real and underlying issues that block their success. Our focus areas include corporate responsibility and sustainability leadership, change leadership, adaptive leadership and executive coaching. As seasoned leaders ourselves, we have a special commitment to support the development of future generations of change leaders. View Website>>Countries: GlobalFocus Areas: Climate / Environment, Education / Schools, Entrepreneurship / Business Development, General, Peace and Justice, Policy and Research, Water / Sanitation
Alternativ Project (Member)Alternativ Project's Vision & Mission is to have a world where every person is able to embrace their potential, take charge of their future, and thrive economically through dignified and sustainable work. Alternativ partners with communities to deliver high-impact business training and mentorship, equipping individuals to start small businesses and break the cycle of poverty. Visit Website >>Countries: GlobalFocus Areas: General, Poverty Eradication
Amanda Heter (Member)Amanda Heter has spent her career working in the non-profit/international development sector. She works as Regional Project Director for an organization called Unbound, which is headquartered in Kansas City, Kansas, but works in 19 countries. She currently works remotely from Denver. She supports and oversees the operations in India, but has worked with their offices in Latin America and Africa as well.Countries: Global, IndiaFocus Areas: Childre, Climate / Environment, Education / Schools, Entrepreneurship / Business Development, Gender Equality, Policy and Research, Refugees / Asylees, Women
Amnesty International (Tenant)Amnesty International is an international NGO based in London focused on human rights globally. In-depth research is conducted on human rights abuses to investigate and expose the facts to lobby governments, companies and other groups to follow and respect international law. The Evidence Lab is a group within Amnesty International that uses innovative techniques to corroborate witness testimonies using open source information including video verification, satellite imagery and other remote sensing analysis, geospatial analysis, and weapons identification. View Website>>Countries: GlobalFocus Areas: Agriculture / Food Security, Children, Climate / Environment, Human Trafficking, Peace and Justice, Policy and Research, Refugees / Asylees, Technology, Water / Sanitation, Women
Andrea Schulz (Member)An international expert in program development and management with emphasis in strategy design and implementation, organizational leadership, and multi-stakeholder process facilitation. A socially responsible professional committed to poverty alleviation and social justice. Specific expertise in Gender Equality; Women's Empowerment; Violence Against Women; Small Business Development; Value Chain Development; Sustainable Tourism; Governmental and non-governmental organizations; Agriculture; Alternative Energy; Film and Media; Skill set includes Program Management; Strategic Planning; Organizational Development & Management Fund; Fund Development & Management; Grant Writing; Civil Society Strengthening; Cross Cultural Communication; Value Chain Analysis; Feasibility assessments; Advocacy; Institutional Capacity Building; Multi-stakeholder Process; Leadership; Coaching; Event Planning; Marketing; Communications; Negotiation.Countries: Bhutan, Bolivia, China, Mongolia, Nepal, Peru, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Tibet Autonomous RegionFocus Areas: Agriculture / Food Security, Children, Climate / Environment, Entrepreneurship / Business Development, Gender Equality, Peace and Justice, Women