Under the banner of eNGO Challenge, Digital Empowerment Foundation in collaboration with Public Interest Registry is initiating Digital NGO Resource for Support & Mentoring from this year. eNGO challenge aspires to create an ecosystem for the civil society organizations to take advantage of ICT and digital revolution and help exchange the best practices in order to create an information-rich society at the grassroots level.
The Digital NGO Resource for Support & Mentoring will look at exploring1NGO from each category and each category will have ONE special winner from among the other category winners, who will be considered for Digital NGO Resource for Support & Mentoring. The Digital NGO Resource for Support & Mentoring will help the select NGO in establishing Community Information Resource Centre at their premise in accordance with DEF's CIRC program. All the establishing cost will be borne by DEF under the eNGO Challenge framework.
Besides, Digital NGO Resource for Support & Mentoring program will explore with the selected NGO how they can be helped in scaling up their operations and impact with the use of ICT and Digital tools which could include use of Web, Internet, Mobile, Digital Centres, Access to Internet for adjoining areas around the NGO's operational areas, and so on. Besides, through the establishment of CIRCs, the entire ecosystem of CIRC and its mandate will be incorporated extensively into the workings of the selected NGOs.....read more >>