Wednesday, June 8, 2016

The Social Innovation Summit is a twice annual event taking place in Washington, DC and Silicon Valley, that represents a global convening of black swans and wayward thinkers. Where most bring together luminaries to explore the next big idea, the Summit brings together those hungry not just to talk about the next big thing, but to build it.

June 7-8, 2016 at the Ronald Reagan Buillding, Washington, DC

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Thursday, June 2, 2016

Join Internews’ President Jeanne Bourgault and Marjorie Rouse, Internews’ Senior VP of Programs, to discuss where we’re heading at Internews. In 2015, Internews developed a five-year strategic framework – Information Changes Lives – based on the belief that high quality, local information is a root solution to advancing social, economic, and political progress.

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Join the Solutions Journalism Network, the Bay Area Tropical Forest Network, and OpenIDEO for a discussion on how to find and cover stories about effective responses to the challenges that face our forests, oceans, and wildlife.

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Thursday, May 5, 2016

What is the role of communication in a humanitarian emergency? And how can humanitarian organisations better communicate with those affected by disaster?

This panel discussion explores these questions through a case study of the 2015 earthquake in Nepal.

Internews Humanitarian Advisor Stijn Aelbers will be speaking on the panel.

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Thursday, April 28, 2016

International Civil Society Week 2016 will provide an open space for CIVICUS, CCONG and partner organisations to deliver a series of conferences, workshops, training sessions, volunteer initiatives and cultural experiences related to the overarching theme “Active Citizens, Accountable Actions."

The event is taking place in Bogotá, Colombia from 25-28 April.

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Friday, April 1, 2016

The Online News Association (ONA) will be holding an event in London: Audience Engagement, that will dive into how audiences find and interact with news. Sessions will feature audience engagement experts from around the world, as well as hands-on demos that will offer the chance to engage with emerging technology.

April 1, 2016

Reuters 30 South Colonnade
Canary Wharf London E14 5EP

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Friday, April 1, 2016

This year will see a bigger, brighter, and better RightsCon, more dynamic and outcome-oriented than ever before. Join in to shape the global conversation among human rights experts, business leaders, technologists, human rights experts, government representatives, investors, and advocates.

RightsCon Silicon Valley 2016 takes place Wednesday, March 30 to Friday, April 1, 2016 at Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco

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Sunday, March 13, 2016

IRE and NICAR are holding the 2016 CAR (Computer-Assisted Reporting) Conference in Denver, CO March 10-13, 2016. The annual conference is devoted to data journalism - learn about tools you need to dig deeper into stories and give readers, viewers and your online audience the information they're demanding.

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Wednesday, March 2, 2016

March 2nd - New York City - RSVP Now

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Monday, February 29, 2016

In 2014 USAID helped publish the Principles for Digital Development as a set of guidelines on best practices for development programs that utilize technology to increase impact. Since then, over 500 people representing more than 100 organizations have participated in detailed discussions and hands-on workshops to move the Principles from a general framework of how to do development better, to concrete guidelines, toolkits, and best practices we can use in every development program.

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