Practical example: Communities of practice at CARE International

Joitske Hulsebosch

I worked with CARE from 94-97 in Mali, first in Dire, then in Macina, both location at the border of the river Niger. I missed the whole thing about the introduction of the internet there, as we did not even have a telephone connection. We had radio contact with the other CARE offices.

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Scenarios 2011 to 2022 – Media/Military Complex: New Year Resolve

21st Century Organization

Too Rich for Peace: The Niger Delta - Pollution and extraction complicate local conflicts in lands rich in minerals and fossil fuels.

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Free thinking – ruminations on the future of Beyond the Edge

Viv Mcwaters

Photo credit: Sunset Pose, Niamey, Niger by morealtitude. I’ve been reading two books that are influencing my current thinking. The first is In Pursuit of Elegance: Why the Best Ideas Have Something Missing by Matthew May and Free: The Future of a Radical Price by Chris Anderson.

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At Our Kitchen Table

Hildy Gottlieb

In 2001, when one of our interns headed out to Niger with the Peace Corps, we added a section to the site where Brett could tell his own stories. Last fall, as Dimitri and I headed out on the Community-Driven Tour 2008, we had a simple mandate from friends and colleagues: Blog about it.

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The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

For Managers For Educators For Corporate Buyers Harvard Business Review Visit Harvard Business School Harvard Business Review Harvard Business Publishing Archive/Back Issues Customer Service HBR Email Newsletters Cart Store All Products All Articles Sign In or Subscribe Now How Social Networks Network Best by Alex Pentland The humble bee has much to teach us about the flow ofinformation in our own organizations.

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