Mobilizing Knowledge for Sustainable Development

$800 $36,700
Raised Remaining


Learning Resource Center gathers, documents, and disseminates all types of international development information, promoting excellence in this specialty around the world.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

Past experiences of what works best can get development projects off on the right track, offering innovation for replication & accelerating results while maximizing initiatives, opportunity, accountability. Information cuts thru obstacles like geography, bureaucracy, high turnover, fragmentation. NGOs, universities, institutions; thousands of practitioners, researchers, students, and donors using these resource will benefit and will be able to serve millions of people.

How will this project solve this problem?

-Repository of information & comprehensive database for customized reference purposes. -Promotion of centers of excellence and organizations with best practices & special expertise. -Advocacy campaigns, on-line courses, technical assistance.

Potential Long Term Impact

To become the hub for international development information/resources in the entire Middle East. To advance learning in a professional field impacting the entire developing world.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $800

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $800 .  The original project funding goal was $37,500.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).


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Thanks to 3 donors like you, a total of $800 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Project Leader

Roger Hardister

Regional Director, Near East Foundation
Garden City, Cairo, Egypt

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