Workshop programme



9:00-11:30 - Morning Session

  • Introductions and context
  • Whistle-stop tour of non-government organisations and the not for profit sector
  • What is the sector like? What are the challenges? What are our concerns? 
  • Experiencing a new culture – the practicalities of living and working overseas
  • Assessing and building financial capacity
  • The role and impact of funders and core cost management


11:30-12:00 - Past Volunteer Presentation and Q&A


12:00-13:00 - Lunch Break


13:00-17:00 - Afternoon Session

  • Tools for building financial capacity in grassroots NGOs
  • The AfID reporting schedule
  • “What if… ?” -  Bite size scenarios from the field
  • Next steps, feedback and questions