Understand the best practices in developing nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) including partnering with the private sector and government, meeting the needs of a community, and effective youth advocacy.

YSEALI online courses provide access to tailor-made training videos on leadership, business and entrepreneurship, civic leadership, and public management featuring U.S. university professors and experts in their field. These free courses are available to take at any time individually or as part of a group. All courses are available in English.

1. Creating Your NGO’s Strategic Plan
A strategic plan provides a road map for your organization’s future by ensuring that you have a clear mission, vision and goals. Learn about how you can create and implement an effective strategic plan.

2. Creating Partnerships
Nongovernmental organizations cannot achieve their vision alone. They must partner with other NGOs, the private sector and government to reach their goals. Learn how partnerships facilitate relationship building, coordination and collaborations on projects

3. Managing and Evaluating Projects
Work plans, operating procedures and evaluation plans are integral parts of good project management. Learn about these tools and how to create and use them.

4. Advocating for Youth
What makes for a practical and realistic response to challenges that today’s youth face? Learn how to identify these challenges, engage the relevant stakeholders and galvanize people to act.

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Also now available: 
Fundraising Concepts
Examine the key principles of fundraising with instruction on creating and implementing strategic fundraising plans, designing and executing marketing and communication strategies, and the difference between fundraising for non-profit and for-profit organizations.

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