Strengthening Our Values

Strengthening Our Values

Development Sector
  InsideNGO is excited to begin its next steps as Humentum following its merger announcement this summer. They go forward with a deep appreciation for their members and your generosity in guiding and sustaining our thriving community. As we look ahead, they are even more committed to their focus on membership as the global professional community dedicated to operational excellence. What are InsideNGO key values as a membership community? There are several that make InsideNGO unique: respect for the practitioner expert in whichever area she or he works; a deep sense of trust in each other; and finally, a strong sense of inclusion and generosity in sharing ideas and expertise. Respect, trust, inclusion, and generosity have allowed InsideNGO community to adapt and thrive as our sector, organizations, and practices have…
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Curation, Complexity, Collaboration and other Curious Learning and Capacity Building Trends

Curation, Complexity, Collaboration and other Curious Learning and Capacity Building Trends

Development Sector
Post by LINGOs In July, LINGOs opened the Global Learning Forum at the InsideNGO 2017 conference by discussing the trends affecting learning at international NGOs (INGOs). While many of the 120 participants in the session had specific responsibilities for learning or capacity building in their organizations, it was also exciting to see a diverse group of HR, finance, and compliance professionals engaged in the discussion. They looked at four trends areas: The use of digital tools for learning in the workplace; The methods and priorities for leadership development; Learning design methods and the changing perception of the profession; The evolution of the learning and development function. LINGOs used several activities to capture participants’ views. It was exciting to quickly see how people reacted to various discussion topics. Here is a…
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InsideNGO, LINGOs, and Mango Announce Merger

InsideNGO, LINGOs, and Mango Announce Merger

Development Sector
WASHINGTON – Three organizations serving the international development community have announced that they are joining forces: InsideNGO, the Washington, DC-based member association of international non-governmental organizations; LINGOs, the virtual not-for-profit capacity building organization specializing in eLearning; and Mango, the UK-registered charity and social enterprise that specializes in financial management. The new organization will be known as Humentum. (more…)
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Call for Session Proposals

Call for Session Proposals

Training
InsideNGO’s Annual Conference is one of the largest gatherings of international development professionals in the U.S. Each year, more than 1,200 attendees benefit from the insights, experience, and perspectives of their peers and sector experts. This year’s conference, Framing the Future of NGO Excellence, takes place July 19-21 in Washington, DC. Presenting at the InsideNGO Annual Conference is a great way to promote the good work that you have been doing and raise your own professional profile. We’re looking for session ideas that will highlight NGO success—innovation, best practices, proven tools or approaches, lessons learned. SUBMIT YOUR SESSION APPLICATION Session proposals will be accepted in the following categories: Finance Regulatory and Funder Compliance (Grants & Contracts) Operational & Organizational Effectiveness People & Culture (Human Resources) Professional Development Learning Information Communications…
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