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We carried out our last visit of the year!

On Wednesday, November 1, the RACI Team, within its plan to get to know the Network’s Partners, met one of “Cosiendo Redes” offices. During the visit, carried out at the office located at the Metropolitan Design Center (CMD), the members of Cosiendo Redes shared their work experience; we saw their

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What do donors want?

Most Civil Society Organizations collect only a fraction of what they could, at least according to Ron Schiller, a seasoned US fundraiser with vast experience in the area. The reasons why this happens are varied and usually related to the ignorance of proven practices. According to Schiller, one of the

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The professionalization of CSOs

In recent decades, non-profit organizations have been going through a transformation: they have more and more business characteristics. According to Lester Salamon, of the Center for Civil Society Studies of the John Hopkins University, this change is global and has been more vigorous in developed countries, where the sector of

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RACI received the “Always Ready” Recognition

On Friday, October 6th, Scouts de Argentina carried out their tenth “Always Ready” Recognition Awards. The Argentine Network for International Cooperation was honored with the Award for its joint collaboration with the organization. The ceremony took place in the Honorable National Congress. There, different organizations and personalities were distinguished for

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New methods for CSO funding

The task ahead for the CSOs is not simple; the reduction of inequalities is an arduous challenge that requires a long-term commitment. Regrettably, most of the funding options they can count on tend to be short term. Kathy Richards, Director of Building Institutions and Networks (BUILD) of Ford Foundation, considers

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RACI’s annual trainings declared of interest

Last Monday, September 18th, the Honorable National House of Representatives declared of interest the workshops given by RACI since 2009, acknowledging its work and contributions to the Civil Society Sector. The project was presented by national representative Marcelo Weschler and co-signed by representatives Gisela Scaglia, Alicia Besada, Waldo Wolff, Ricardo

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Poder Ciudadano and RACI will chair Civil20 (C-20)

Within the framework of the activities of the next G-20 2018, where the Argentina will hold the presidency, Poder Ciudadano and the Argentine Network for International Cooperation (RACI) will be in charge of the Presidency (Chair) and Vice-Presidency (Co-Chair) respectively of the Civil Society 20 group C-20. In December of

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RACI workshops arrive at La Pampa!

With support from Banco Galicia Foundation and TEA Foundation, RACI will conduct the training “Increasing the impact of Civil Society Organizations: Fostering networking and institutional strengthening”. The workshop is aimed to all organizations that wish to know strategies for internal strengthening, and how to generate sustainable alliances with key actors.

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Second Civil Society Organizations Forum

On Friday, October 13, was held the Second Civil Society Organizations Forum, organized by the Professional Development Department of the Torcuato Di Tella University in collaboration with RACI. As in the previous year, the objective of the meeting was generating a space of interaction for the students of the University

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PASCA project

Thanks to the invitation of Fundación Directorio Legislativo, RACI participated in the third debate within the Civil Society Participation Project at the Summit of the Americas. The PASCA Project emerged from the Summit of the Americas in 2015, where Civil Society proposed “to create, without limitation of participation and with

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