UN-REDD Forest Climate Solutions

Setting up a community space on forest solutions to the climate crisis

In November 2022 the Dgroups Foundation started to work with UN-REDD to help incubate and support a dedicated community space discussing forest solutions to the climate crisis. “UN-REDD is the flagship UN knowledge and advisory partnership on forests and climate to reduce forest emissions and enhance forest carbon stocks. It is the largest international provider …

KM4Dev Online Community

Implementing group donation feature for the KM4Dev online community

Knowledge Management for Development (KM4Dev) is a global networked community of international development practitioners who are interested in knowledge management and knowledge sharing issues and approaches. The KM4Dev email list, hosted by the Dgroups Foundation on its groups.io platform, is the community’s primary exchange platform.  To cover the running costs of KM4Dev ICT infrastructure – …

CGIAR Gender platform

Scaling up of the CGIAR GENDER impact platform

In January 2020, the Dgroups Foundation setup and incubated an information sharing and discussion space to support the work of theCGIAR GENDER impact platform that synthesises and amplifies research, fills gaps, builds capacity and sets directions to enable CGIAR to have maximum impact on gender equality, opportunities for youth and social inclusion in agriculture and …

Menti results - Positive experiences - Youth in dialogues online event August 2022

Online dialogue with and for the next generation – ten suggestions for more effective engagement

by Jessica Ball and Pier Andrea Pirani Development and humanitarian organisations increasingly want to include and act upon young people’s voices, opinions, and insights. The past five years have seen a blossoming of youth activist movements across the globe, leading to the amplification of youth voices working across the intersections of climate, environment, and social …

Incubating a Fair Digital Finance Accelerator online community

The Fair Digital Finance Accelerator is a three-year consumer advocacy project hosted by Consumers International in collaboration with consumer associations in Low- and Middle-Income countries. The Dgroups Foundation is working with the Fair Digital Finance Accelerator to help establish an online community of consumer associations in Low- and Middle-Income countries and a platform for collaborative …

Jameel Observatory for Food Security Early Action

Setting up a community of practice for food security early action

In 2022, the Jameel Observatory partnered with the Dgroups Foundation to set up an online community space.  The Jameel Observatory for Food Security Early Action is an international partnership led by the University of Edinburgh collaborating with the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Save the Children, the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) and …

Digital Agri Hub Asia launch event

Supporting virtual meetings – The Digital Agri Hub regional launch events

Between January and April, we collaborated with the Digital Agri Hub to support three regional launch events – in Spanish for Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), in French for the Africa Francophone regions, and in English for Asia. In total, over 1630 participants registered for these events and 712 joined online. These events shared …

Launching DigitalAgriHub in the francophone regions 24 Feb 2022

Regional launch of the Digital Agri Hub for Francophone regions

On 24 February, join us for the Digital Agri Hub regional launch event for the francophone regions. Register now! The event will explore the status and potential for scaling digitalization for agriculture (D4Ag) solutions in low and middle-income countries where the market is relatively weak compared to the role of public actors.