Diversifying NPO income streams with crowdfunding

June 24th, 2015|

By Denise Archer

Crowdfunding provides a valuable alternative to traditional funding approaches. So how can NPOs harness this method to support their work? At the Trialogue CSI […]

Put a monetary value on dignity? Here’s why you should.

June 22nd, 2015|

“But I mean, can you honestly say that you would put a monetary value on dignity?”
That was the astonished question I was asked by an […]

Are organisations learning from their M&E?

May 25th, 2015|

Monitoring and evaluation is increasingly becoming a donor requirement, with many NPOs investing in measuring the impact of their development work. Yet is this increased […]

The hard work of creating jobs

May 21st, 2015|

South Africa’s unemployment crisis calls for innovative solutions, training and collaboration.

Six years ago Themba Khumalo dropped out of high school and started making hand-pressed bricks […]

Data for development

May 21st, 2015|

At the Trialogue CSI Conference 2015, Adi Eyal, director at Code for South Africa, provided an overview of what can be done with data when it’s made […]

How innovation in philanthropy is changing the face of development

May 21st, 2015|

At the Trialogue CSI Conference 2015, a panel of three experts looked at trends in philanthropy. The consensus was that a number of key emerging […]

Maths and science: when to intervene

May 20th, 2015|

Research by Trialogue indicates that half of corporate social investment (CSI) is spent on education. But where should it be targeted for maximum return on […]

Women as builders of their own destiny

May 20th, 2015|

A women’s savings group founded two decades ago still has much to teach about empowerment and development.

When women in a poor area on the outskirts […]

Is CSI grant funding broken?

May 20th, 2015|

At the Trialogue 2015 CSI Conference, a debate on whether or not CSI should focus on grant funding animated the audience and provided a space […]

Are the Millennium Development Goals applicable to SA?

May 20th, 2015|

At the Trialogue CSI Conference 2015, two panellists debated whether the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are applicable to South African social development strategies. While the […]