Call for Papers for the KM4Dev Journal:
Open research, open data, and your development organization: Best practices in information and data management for development
The Knowledge Management for Development Journal (KM4D Journal) is a peer-reviewed community-based journal on knowledge management for development – for and by development practitioners, researchers and policymakers. The journal is closely related to the KM4Dev community of practice…Continue
Added by Simone Staiger-Rivas on August 23, 2016 at 8:16pm — No Comments
If a picture is worth thousand words, then what about a neat data visualization? Displaying information in graphics to generate better insights is not a new phenomenon, but, with the advent of technology and increased access to data, it has become far more prominent. Once restricted to analysis of economics, finance, and science, data visualization has emerged as an industry of its own.
There are now multiple tools to visualize…Continue
Added by Surendran Balachandran on August 11, 2016 at 11:09am — No Comments
Please download the programme here:
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Added by Amouzou Bedi on July 27, 2016 at 3:06pm — No Comments
This free webinar will give you some exciting strategies for Sustainable Agriculture, as well as an effective way to decode your own solutions and share them widely!
Access the webinar immediately here: …
Added by Linzi Fidelin on June 9, 2016 at 10:58pm — No Comments
I recently wrote a Blog Post I think might be of use to members of KM4Dev dealing as it does with the challenges around finding stuff in organisations.
I hope its of use.
Added by Paul J Corney on June 3, 2016 at 3:09pm — No Comments
Have you ever pitched your dream? I mean, really got the chance to tell the right people your idea?
I have. And it didn’t turn out quite how I expected.
Let me set the scene for you: Years ago I was working passionately on a project supporting female…Continue
Added by Linzi Fidelin on May 18, 2016 at 9:35pm — No Comments
StayConnecteD4Dev: Community Learning Center is a cloud-based solution to promote education, measurement of impacts,…Continue
Added by Amouzou Bedi on May 16, 2016 at 6:52pm — No Comments
Hi fellow KM4Dev-er,
Are you are finding that getting your collaborative partners moving is tough? Especially working across sectors, borders, cultures etc.
A really good meeting can change that. (Eh? Does such a thing exist?!)
I ran a hugely successful webinar ‘How to run a meeting that inspires your collaborative partners to TAKE ACTION’ recently, and you can now watch it for free until June 6th by answering these 4 short…Continue
Added by Linzi Fidelin on May 11, 2016 at 8:21pm — No Comments
Added by Robin Vincent-Smith on May 11, 2016 at 5:17pm — No Comments
This free webinar will give you a step by step guide of how to design a collaborative meeting for between 10 and 100 people that will leave people inspired, energized and ready to take action.
It will also give you some exercises to use in your own meeting, tailored to your desired outcomes.
Join me on May 3rd, 12pm PST - please register here: …
Added by Linzi Fidelin on April 21, 2016 at 8:47pm — No Comments
Like every time you switch on your computer there is a world of noise about what’s happening ‘out there’, but at the end of the day you (and possibly your team) are trying to reach your goals unsupported?
Over 40 internationally focused nonprofits and social enterprises, from across Oregon in the USA, got together to combat this challenge through collaborating – and I want to help you do the same.
Instigated by Anne…Continue
Added by Linzi Fidelin on April 20, 2016 at 2:30am — No Comments
Please find some great resources on KM for Development - courtesy of the World Bank Group - here:
eLearning Course The Art of Knowledge Exchange
Added by Arno Boersma on April 11, 2016 at 1:04am — No Comments
Dear colleagues, I am looking a short course on Knowledge Management and Organisational learning in Europe, Asia or Australia that myself and team could attend. Anything between a week to three weeks will be good for us. If there are practical attachment in addition to the course, that will be fantastic.
Added by Nanabanyin Brown-Addo on March 24, 2016 at 9:23am — No Comments
I first worked in the City in 1972 as a summer intern in the cheque processing arm of Lloyds Bank Ltd. No typing, just machine minding!
15 years later I was sitting in the machine room of the Marriott Hotel in Jeddah faxing, over an encryted line, a confidential trip memo for my secretary to type up and distribute to selected directors. Laptops were only just appearing on the market and as for typing, Managers in those days didn’t. If you wanted to communicate confidential…Continue
Added by Paul J Corney on March 4, 2016 at 1:19pm — No Comments
Recently I saw a string of messages on a forum discussing whether we should still be using the term ‘recipient’ in international development.
It started me thinking of a conversation I recently had with a good friend in Rwanda. He told me about how one day when he was a child, he suddenly received a package full of toys. He had no idea where the toys came from or…Continue
Added by Linzi Fidelin on February 25, 2016 at 11:00pm — No Comments
Originally published on the SocialCops Blog
Collecting primary data at any scale is challenging. Though data quality can be difficult to measure, it is crucial to ensure that you are not wasting time on poor quality data. Creating a good survey…Continue
Added by Surendran Balachandran on February 4, 2016 at 9:01am — No Comments
Baishakhy is a familiar face in Jhenaidah, and a more familiar voice. She joined Radio Jhenuk in January 2013 as a volunteer. She later became the host of Hello Jhenaidah, and now a full-time assistant producer and reporter for Radio Jhenuk. However, she prefers introducing herself as the first and only woman journalist of Jhenaidah. Baishakhy says ‘Radio Jhenuk’s ‘Hello Jhenaidah’ is basically a women’s and children’s…Continue
Added by AHM Bazlur Rahman on December 9, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
The community broadcasting library is being set up as an essential part of 16 community radio station in Bangladesh. Around 1000 rural broadcasters are directly benefited from the library. Each library acts as a knowledge center to radio…
Added by AHM Bazlur Rahman on November 27, 2015 at 9:32am — No Comments
Added by Jaap Pels on September 30, 2015 at 2:15pm — No Comments
For those who missed it, we had a very practical session on KM initiatives at the US Department of State, by career diplomat and innovator Richard Boly, at the monthly KMA DC meet-up. The presentation is now available online:
Be sure to sign up to the…Continue
Added by Arno Boersma on September 26, 2015 at 6:39pm — No Comments