Organisational Development Strategy

How to build an OD strategy in 5 simple steps.

Change Management - Organizational Change

In this video, Professor Dr. Holger Sommerfeldt discusses the topic "Organizational Change". By the end of this lecture you will be able to understand what organizational change is about, you will realize that all organizations need to change in order to survive and that organizational change can be difficult.

What is governance?

Brief explanation of governance, outlining the job of a board of directors.

Nonprofit Finance Fundamentals

This webinar focuses on key financial sustainability issues to help non-profit leaders develop and use financial information to make more sound decisions and to better communicate their financial needs to their supporters, funders, and board.

Knowledge Management as a Cross-Cutting Function

What do we mean by Knowledge Management? And how can it better serve our organizations? As information, data, and findings flow faster than ever before, the notion of Knowledge Management (KM) has, in many cases, become the response. But KM has also become a term used (and overused) often without clarity or specificity. This session was held for those who work on KM to join other participants from a diverse set of international NGOs.

Six Steps to Effective Advocacy Campaigns

This video highlights the six steps for successful advocacy campaigns.

Introduction to Theory of Change

An introduction to ToC from Theory of Change week on Research to Action.

What is Organization Development?

5 Step Guide to Budget Development - Resources for Nonprofit Financial Management.

Presentation describing a team-based approach to budget development, including goals, personnel and process.

Nonprofit Finance Fundamentals.

This webinar focuses on key financial sustainability issues to help nonprofit leaders develop and use financial information to make more sound decisions and to better communicate their financial needs to their supporters, funders, and board.

Your Stories Can Transform Non-profits.

You believe non-profits help people improve their lives. You want non-profits to succeed. You give money. You volunteer. But when it comes to fundraising—the single-most important thing you can do to revolutionize a nonprofit—you’d rather let “fundraising experts” handle it. In this Tedx Talk, Andrea Proulx Buinicki shows you how to harness your passion and claim your own ability to raise money for causes that transform peoples’ lives.

NGO Experiences with Linking Monitoring and Evaluation to Impact Evaluation

Nonprofit Leadership Transitions and Organizational Sustainability.

Three critical “paradigm shifts” are presented that non-profits should make in thinking about succession planning and executive transition. A collection of four papers will come with the presentation.

The world is full of leadership programs, but the best way to learn how to lead might be right under your nose. In this clear, candid talk, Roselinde Torres describes 25 years observing truly great leaders at work, and shares the three simple but crucial questions would-be company chiefs need to ask to thrive in the future.

Presentation on strategic planning.

For further materials on the topic we invite you to consult our digital library:

OECD Principles of Corporate Governance

OECD Glossary of Statistical Terms

The “Most Significant Change” (MSC) Technique. A guide to its use.

Advocacy toolkit. A guide to influencing decisions that improve children`s lives


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This platform offers a diverse selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. Learning should be an enjoyable, social experience, so the courses offer the opportunity to discuss what you’re learning with others as you go, helping you make fresh discoveries and form new ideas.

Iversity is an education platform that offers online courses in collaboration with universities, companies and NGOs.

Funds for NGOs

Funds for NGOs is a social enterprise and online initiative with the goal of increasing the sustainability of NGOs across the world. They accomplish this by providing online resources for NGOs to increase their awareness and access to donors, resources, and skills using technology to spread knowledge to NGOs around the world and increase their capacity.

Google for nonprofits

No matter how your non-profit makes a difference, Google's non-profit resources can help you connect to the people who matter, increase support, and raise greater awareness on a global stage.


Mango’s mission is to strengthen the financial management and accountability of development and humanitarian NGOs and their partners.

SALTO-YOUTH is a network of eight Resource Centres working on European priority areas within the youth field. As part of the European Commission’s Training Strategy, SALTO-YOUTH provides non-formal learning resources for youth workers and youth leaders and organises training and contact-making activities to support organisations and National Agencies (NAs) within the frame of the European Commission’s Erasmus+ Youth programme and beyond.

Use the Community Tool Box to get help taking action, teaching, and training others in organizing for community development. Dive in to find help assessing community needs and resources, addressing social determinants of engaging stakeholders, action planning, building leadership, improving cultural competency, planning an evaluation, and sustaining your efforts over time.

The World Association of Non-Governmental Organisations (WANGO) is an international organisation uniting NGOs worldwide in the cause of advancing peace and global well-being. WANGO helps to provide the mechanism and support needed for NGOs to connect, partner, share, inspire, and multiply their contributions to solve humanity’s basic problems.

The training kits produced by the EU - Council of Europe youth partnership, are thematic publications written by experienced youth trainers. They are easy-to-use handbooks for use in training and study sessions.

Founded by Harvard University and MIT in 2012, edX is an online learning destination and MOOC provider, offering high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions to learners everywhere.

The Center for Theory of Change is a non-profit organization established to promote quality standards and best practice for the development and implementation of Theory of Change, with a particular focus on its use and application in the areas of international development, sustainability, education, human rights and social change.