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E-Mediat: Reflections from the Conference in Fez, Morocco

Group Photo with Certificates

After facilitating the two-day  E-mediat Networking Conference, “New Media for the Networked NGO” in Jordan at the Dead Sea last week,  I flew 2,000 miles west to Fez, Morocco to facilitate and keynote a second two-day conference for NGOs from Tunisia and Morocco that had successfully completed the e-mediat program in their countries, Morocco and Tunsia.  … Read More

E-Mediat Networking Conference at the Dead Sea, Jordan

I’m here at the Dead Sea in Jordan where I delivered the key note for the E-mediat Networking Conference, “New Media for the Networked NGO.”     The conference marked the end of an 18-month capacity building program that trained more than 220 NGOs in Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia on how to use social media effectively to advance civil society.… Read More

Meeting the Geeks of Arabia at N2Vlabs Talks in Amman, Jordan

Rami Al-Karmi, N2V Lab

Note from Beth: I’m in Jordan and Morocco this week for the culmination of the E-Mediat program,  a dynamic technology training and capacity building program developed to help grassroots organizations around the world use digital technology to tell their stories, build membership and support, and connect to their community of peers around the world.

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Celebrate International Women’s Day

March 8, International Women’s Day, marks an occasion to celebrate the accomplishments of women worldwide.   I’m honored to be working on some social media capacity projects to assist NGOs that are supporting women’s issues – from a learning exchange for Packard Foundation Grantees in Pakistan to a Women’s Leadership Network in Africa to the e-mediat that is working with many NGOs that support women and girls in the Arab World.… Read More

E-Mediat: Social Media Capacity Building for NGOs in the Arab World

Flickr Photo by SMEX Beirut

That’s one of my favorite photos from Beirut, taken in March, 2011 during E-Mediat Train-the-Trainers intensive workshop that kicked off the 18-month capacity building project for NGOs in the Arab World about using social media to realize civil society goals.    … Read More