Research, networking and support
Global Development Network
The Global Development Network (GDN) is a global network of research
and policy institutes working together to address the problems
of national and regional development
OneWorld is the world's favourite and fastest-growing civil society
network online, supporting people’s media to help build
a more just global society.
Users perspective with Agricultral Research
The UPWARD Website brings you news and information resources on
participatory research and development (PR&D) and innovations
for sustainable rootcrop livelihood. In going on-line, we aim
to promote information sharing and support networking among PR&D
professionals and organizations, especially in Asia and the developing
Echoing Green provides first-stage funding and support to visionary
leaders with bold ideas for social change. As an angel investor
in the social sector, Echoing Green identifies, funds and supports
the world’s most exceptional emerging leaders and the organizations
they launch. Through a two-year fellowship program, we help passionate
social entrepreneurs develop new solutions to some of society’s
most difficult problems. These social entrepreneurs and their
organizations work to close deeply-rooted social, economic and
political inequities to ensure equal access and help all individuals
reach their potential.
Idea list connects people, organizations and resources to help
build a world where all people can live free and dignified lives.
It is independent of any government, political ideology or religious
creed. Our work is guided by the common desire of our members
and supporters to find practical solutions to social and environmental
problems, in a spirit of generosity and mutual respect.
NGO Resource Centre
The NGO Resource Centre (NGORC), a project of Aga Khan Foundation,
aims to strengthen Pakistan’s citizen sector by enhancing
the capacity of citizen organisations, thereby allowing them to
make a more meaningful contribution to the country’s socio-economic
Social Enterprise Development Programme
SEDP was launched in response to the phenomenal growth in the
number of NGOs in Pakistan, particularly over the past two decades.
This has led to the need for improvement in the management skills
and organizational structures of the hundreds of NGOs and community
based organizations active in the country. The government's decision
to restructure local government organizations also necessitates
the need for the new district social service officers to be trained
in modern management systems and procedures. To meet these challenges,
organizations must continually develop their managerial talent.