Finance & Accounting

Exciting Job Opportunity for the British Red Cross Society in Haiti

May 23, 2012 - 1:08pm

Support Services Manager
The British Red Cross Society
Location: Port au Prince, Haiti

Otimização de Sites

May 4, 2010 - 4:51am

Alguns Links:

The missing middle

March 10, 2009 - 7:51am

The ''missing middle'' (Kauffmann, 2005)

Title II accounting under USAID grant?

November 11, 2008 - 5:20pm

Anyone with a clue on the entries to pass within an NGO ledger? any guide or manual you could share with me?

Risks in Giving Money Directly to Communities?

June 25, 2008 - 11:30am

This document by Rahel Otieno promotes the finding that the ways in which funding is channeled to communities can be an effective way to address poverty and inequality and empower communities to take

Looking to network - developing more specific financial procedures

June 21, 2008 - 2:10am

I am looking to network with accountants on developing generic procedures that address the various specific high risk scenarios encountered in field locations.

Record Keeping

June 19, 2008 - 3:48am

This article, "Why You Should Care About Records Management", is by Terry Clayton.


March 25, 2008 - 5:26pm

OXFAM, today has put Afghanistan at the forefront of its news report as $5 billion (Dollars) worth of aid from the west has still not been delivered.

AfDevInfo - January 2008 Newsletter

January 30, 2008 - 10:55am

This is the latest newsletter from AfDevInfo - an online database focusing on key & emerging themes in African politics and development.

New reports this month include a breakdown of African research institutes, a map of budget monitoring initiatives in Africa, and detailed information on 5 new African cabinets.

[] September 2007

September 25, 2007 - 7:40pm

[] September 2007

This Newsletter is a summary and analysis of the most important trends in economic co-operation and development policy around the world. Information on Training, Publications and Websites is grouped. Distribution is by email. If you wish to subscribe from another account, send a blank email to: Current and back issues may be accessed at

Help needed in Kenya with due diligence

September 12, 2007 - 9:12am

Our board have asked us to carry out due diligence of a potential partner organisation in Nakuru, Kenya.

The organisation is quite small but the only quote I've had for the work is from one of the big accounting firms who quoted $40,000 !

these guidelines can help with transparency

August 3, 2007 - 5:50am

In November 2002, the USA Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Asset Control (OFAC) issued voluntary guidelines for charities working overseas; revised guidelines were released in September 2006. This past March, OFAC released a Risk Matrix for the Charitable Sector, intended to help charitable organizations that deliver aid in high-risk areas understand and comply with U.S. sanctions programs. The matrix indicates characteristics of low-, medium-, and high-risk situations in 11 categories, including the specificity of a grantee's charitable purposes, the size of the donation, the location of the charitable activity, and the history of the grantee's charitable activities.

"Intelligent Giving"

July 15, 2007 - 12:25pm

A website that aims to help individuals choose a charity to give to, though only charities registered in England:

Raises some interesting points about fundraising and transparency, with an enjoyably homourous slant.

Gender Responsive Budgeting (GRB) in Practice: a Training Manual

May 18, 2007 - 9:52am

Gender Responsive Budgeting (GRB) in Practice: a Training Manual

This training manual produced by UNFPA/UNIFEM and authored by Debbie Budlender and Nisreen Alami is aimed at capacity building in the application of gender budget analysis. The manual seeks to build understanding of GRB as a tool for promoting gender equity, accountability to women's rights, and efficiency and transparency in budget policies and processes. To view the training manual and CD Rom of handouts and annexes:

qualified finance professionals 4 NGOs

May 12, 2007 - 10:48am

Mango, a UK registered charity that runs a register of accountants who are prepared to work with relief and development organisations globally, welcomes suitably skilled and qualified finance professionals to join its register.

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