Why Public Interest Registry Continues to Push for Global Internet Access

Why Public Interest Registry Continues to Push for Global Internet Access

By Brian Cute, CEO of Public Interest Registry

It can be easy to forget that there are many people in this world without access to the internet. The digital divide is, in fact, vast. I recently came across a UNICEF …

Posted on March 13th, by gray in Children, Internet, NGO, Nonprofit.
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NGOs and Data Security: The Pros & Cons of Using Social Media as your Primary Web Presence

NGOs and Data Security: The Pros & Cons of Using Social Media as your Primary Web Presence

Written by Paul Diaz, VP of Policy, Public Interest Registry

This post is part of a Public Interest Registry series called “NGOs and Data Security” aimed at providing educational insights to noncommercial internet users around different data and information security

Posted on February 21st, by gray in Internet, NGO, Nonprofit, Security, Social Media.
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#ORGinAction Social Contest: Winner Announced!

#ORGinAction Social Contest: Winner Announced!

By Brian Cute, CEO, Public Interest Registry

When we launched the #ORGinAction Contest in December, we were excited to see how organisations using the .org domain would showcase ways they are active in their local communities. It turns out that …

Posted on January 19th, by gray in #OrgInAction, Contest, Nonprofit.
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NGOs and Data Security: Best Practices for Data Breach Prevention

NGOs and Data Security: Best Practices for Data Breach Prevention

Written by Paul Diaz, VP of Policy, Public Interest Registry

This post is part of a Public Interest Registry series called “NGOs and Data Security” and is aimed at providing educational insight to noncommercial internet users around different data and


Hope For Limpopo Awarded $10,000 in #CashForGood Contest

Congratulations to the winner of the #CashForGood contest: Hope For Limpopo!

Hope for Limpopo Dance Performance with the children and the teachers at the Vhutshilo Mountain School in Venda, South Africa.

About the Contest

We asked NGOs to share …

Upcoming #NGOtech Webinar: 22 Blogging Best Practices for NGOs

Upcoming #NGOtech Webinar: 22 Blogging Best Practices for NGOs

Looking for great tips on blogging for your NGO or nonprofit? Join us next with Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech for Good for our third #NGOtech webinar! Please note the adjusted time; this webinar will take place at 10am …

Posted on February 2nd, by Laura Bentz in Media, Nonprofit, Technology, Tools.
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Announcing Official Launch Dates for New .ngo and .ong Domain Names

Announcing Official Launch Dates for New .ngo and .ong Domain Names

Our team is very excited to share with you the definitive launch dates for the validated .ngo and .ong domains!
They are as follows:

Sunrise (available to brands and trademark holders): March 17 Limited Registration Period: April 21 General Availability:…
Posted on January 9th, by Laura Bentz in Internet, New TLDS, NGO, Nonprofit, ONG, OnGood, Technology.
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Happening This Week: Manthan Award

Happening This Week: Manthan Award

On December 4th, we will convene in New Delhi, India for the annual Manthan Award event – to recognize the BEST use of Information Communication Technology (ICT) and digital tools to create a holistic and comprehensive impact on people throughout …


#GivingTuesday and Beyond: 10 Ways to Give Back And Make a Lasting Difference

#GivingTuesday and Beyond: 10 Ways to Give Back And Make a Lasting Difference

With Giving Tuesday around the corner, efforts to give back – locally, nationally and internationally – are ramping up! But why stop there? The notion and act of giving doesn’t need an expiration date, just like resolutions don’t need to …

Posted on November 24th, by Laura Bentz in Editorial, Media, News, Nonprofit.
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Introducing: OnGood™

Introducing: OnGood™

Drumroll please……the official name of the new online community for NGOs, nonprofits and charities has been announced! We are very excited to welcome and introduce to you:

As an online tool helping to garner greater visibility and raise funds for …

Posted on November 13th, by Laura Bentz in Media, News, NGO, Nonprofit, Technology.
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