ACFID: Australian Council for International Development
“...unites Australia’s non-government aid and international development organisations to strengthen their collective impact against poverty.”
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Engineering for Change
"A knowledge organization dedicated to preparing the global workforce to deliver solutions that improve the quality of life of underserved communities. Our community believes that engineering can change the world”.
Engineering, Social Justice, and Peace
“A network of activists, academics, and practitioners dedicated to Social Justice and Peace”.
“A network for those interested in humanitarian engineering education in Australia and New Zealand. To share ideas, research, outcomes and articles related to humanitarian engineering and its education. To foster and encourage links and networks to further grow and support the field across Australasia for the benefit of students, graduates and the communities we work with.”
“A global network of IEEE volunteers partnering with underserved communities & local organisations to leverage technology for sustainable development”.
RDI Network: Research for Development Impact Network
“The RDI Network is a network of practitioners, researchers and evaluators working in international development, supporting collaborative partnerships to improve the uptake and use of evidence in policy and practice.”
The Development Circle
“DevelopmentCircle.org is a network of location-based peer groups for community and international development professionals and students.”