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Food Security: How Technology Can Help

Food Security: How Technology Can Help

Food security is when every person, continuously has social, physical, and economic access to nutritious, safe and sufficient food. The food must meet their dietary needs and food preferences required for a healthy and active life. Some examples of food security...

Introducing Google Workspace for Nonprofits

Introducing Google Workspace for Nonprofits

Over 150,000 nonprofits use Google productivity tools every day to get more done for their communities. They rely on Google Workspace — especially Gmail, Calendar, and Docs — to maximize their impact. With the help of Google tools, nonprofits can develop apps and work...

5 Reasons To Use Slack At Your Nonprofit

5 Reasons To Use Slack At Your Nonprofit

For those of us that work in small or large nonprofit organisations, one thing we all have in common is the daunting task of staying up to date with team emails and conversation threads. Organizing and keeping track of emails affects our productivity, negatively. What...

TikTok Safety Tips For Parents

TikTok Safety Tips For Parents

Parents are overwhelmed with the amount of social media networks available and rightly so. A daily struggle for many of us is having to not only keep an eye on our children's social media activities, but to also keep updated with the new security measures platforms...

Deepfakes – Are They Dangerous To Nonprofits?

Deepfakes – Are They Dangerous To Nonprofits?

The word Deepfakes is a combination of the two terms “deep learning” and “fake”. Deep learning refers to arrangements of algorithms that can learn and make intelligent decisions on their own – a form of AI (Artificial Intelligence). Simply explained, Deepfakes are...

Phambano COVID-19 Recovery Project (South Africa)

Phambano COVID-19 Recovery Project (South Africa)

Nonprofits face a global crisis — just as they are needed most. *This post has been updated on 02 February 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic has placed unprecedented demands on nonprofits in South Africa. They have had to protect and support staff while their communities...

Phishing | #16Days 2020

Phishing is a type of social engineering attack often used to steal user data, including login credentials and other personal or financial information. It occurs when an attacker, pretends to be a trusted entity, cons a victim into opening an email, instant message,...

Job Scams | #16Days 2020

Have you ever spent hours and hours looking for a job online and find that perfect job (almost too perfect) where the person is looking for someone with your exact skills and a fantastic salary but the advertiser wants you to pay for training materials or a background...

Discrimination | #16Days 2020

If somebody treats you differently because they think you belong to a certain group of people, this is unlawful discrimination. Whether it is about your age, gender, race, a disability you may have, religion, lifestyle choice, - it does not matter. And there is no...

Memes | #16Days 2020

What exactly are memes? They are visual images or other pieces of content that are spread from person to person, adapted in the process and often not in a good way! Are they harmless? Memes are mostly harmless fun. But as with anything else online, there are...

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