An Introduction to Building Social Capital

An Introduction to Building Social Capital

[videojs youtube=”http://youtu.be/xo-AsgN1VNE”] This video tutorial reviews some of the core competencies of advocacy with a particular focus on building social capital. So what is “social capital”? I’m guessing you get a sense of what it...

Bonus Video Tutorial: The UN Charter

[hdplay id=25 ] This lesson looks more in depth at the Charter of the UN: what it is how it gained it’s “legal personality” a little about what that means to the nations that signed the charter the components of the charter Does the charter enable the UN to “stay...

How to Make QR Codes To Promote Your Work

Do you distribute literature of any kind? Do you want people to visit your website to sign up for an event, get news or take a survey? Are you looking to get people to take some action such as make a phone call, send an email, personalize a letter and send it to a...

5 Ways Your NGO Can Use QR Codes

Want to help your community take action easier? And what are QR codes? These little bar codes. I am sure you have seen them around. This 3minute 50 second video gives you 5 ideas how to use these handy new little 2-D barcodes that get more people to respond....

Lobbying the UN and How to Get Your Point Across

[hdplay id=7 width=650 height=500 ] Want to make your presentations really speak to people? Learn these ways to speaking differently to different personality types — or when you don’t know which kind a person is, discover hot to speak more persuasively period....

From the 2009 UN General Assembly

This is a very short 3 minute briefing including an excerpt of the UN Secretary-General’s opening remarks of the 64th Session of the United Nations in September last year, 2009. I am adding it here as we are re-organizing our blog, but didn’t want to lose...