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AF launches a leadership competency guide to nurture future NGO leaders

Manila, Philippines – The Association of Foundations (AF) launched “A Guide: Philippine NGO Leadership Competencies Framework” on June 29, 2021 via Zoom. The virtual event was attended by over 170 participants representing various non-government organizations (NGOs), national government, faith-based organizations, academe, people’s organizations and business in the Philippines. The leadership competency framework was developed for(…)

LEAD to Serve session on performance management system

The Association of Foundations held its final LEAD to Serve synchronous session with the topic “Performance Management System”. The resource person, Mr. Reginald Andal of the Manila Water Foundation and himself a part of LEAD to Serve Batch 2, discussed the critical role of a performance management system in nurturing talents. He also shared pointers on how to(…)

AF holds 1st Conversations on Innovations: Mental Health and Well-being of Development Workers

The Association of Foundations hosted a session on Conversation on Innovations on the topic of mental health and well-being of development workers. Taking-off from the lessons and experiences of the Central Visayas Network of NGOs (CENVISNET), experts discussed the importance of also “caring for the carers” as the nation continues to hurdle the challenges of the pandemic. The event(…)

AF publishes Network Aggregate Report (NAR) for 2020

Every year, the Association of Foundations (AF) gathers information about its members’ programs and projects, expenditures, partnerships, and human resources in order to generate a report on the network’s collective contribution to development in the country. Known as the Network Aggregate Report (NAR), the report is presented annually during AF’s General Assembly. For 2020, 159 AF members(…)

AF holds session on Chatbot for Social Good

The learning session featured the results of the COVID PULSE PH chatbot survey that was conducted by ZEP2030 and UNDP Philippines to give poor families a voice on how to achieve a Better Normal for them. The social innovation startup AI4GOV also demonstrated how chatbots have been used to improve local government services, assess poverty, and even support COVID-19(…)

ZEP2030 convenes first Bukidnon Convergence meeting

The Zero Extreme Poverty 2030 (ZEP2030) Movement held its first Bukidnon Convergence meeting on June 10, 2021 via Zoom. Thirty-six representatives from 15 organizations participated in the meeting aimed to build a strategic convergence among civil society organizations (CSOs) and other key stakeholders for the expansion of ZEP2030 in Bukidnon. To illustrate how ZEP2030 works, Ms.(…)

AF hosts conversation on mental health and well-being of development workers

The Association of Foundations hosted a session on Conversation on Innovations on the topic of mental health and well-being of development workers. Taking-off from the lessons and experiences of the Central Visayas Network of NGOs (CENVISNET), experts discussed the importance of also “caring for the carers” as tha nation continues to hurdle the challenges of the pandemic. The(…)

AF holds orientation session for new members

The Association of Foundations held an orientation session for new member organizations and members with new management teams who were not yet familiar with AF. The session provided information about AF and the available services and opportunities within the network that may be beneficial to members. The orientation was held on April 19 via Zoom. Among the participants were representatives(…)

AF holds 49th General Assembly

The Association of Foundations convened its 49th General Assembly for its annual meeting on April 27, 2021 via Zoom. At least 280 participants were in the meeting representing 172 member organizations or 85% of AF’s current roster of 203 organizations. Highlights of the meeting included the Business Meeting, the Keynote delivered by Mr. Junie del Mundo(…)

AF holds LEAD to Serve governance session

NGO leaders enrolled in LEAD to Serve reconvened on February 18 for a synchronous session on the competency on Governance Support. In this session, discussions focused on the importance of being able to provide the Board with relevant and timely technical support to enable them to perform their roles and responsibilities. Participants also discussed the importance of having(…)

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