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NGOカレッジ「芸術交流と水彩画の実践について」

NGOカレッジご案内

(国際協力ボランテイア養成講座)

 

日 時  平成21年2月28日(土)15:00〜16;30

◆会 場  クロスパルにいがた 202講座室

◆講 座(テーマ)

   「芸術交流と水彩画の実践について」

   講師 (学)新潟国際藝術学院 学院長 東  富 有 氏

◆定員   25名(先着順)

     *どなたでも参加いただけます。

◆参加費  無料

◆申込先・方法 「NPO法人にいがたNGOネットワーク」宛

         TELFAX025−273−1056
                  Eメール(Nネットホームページより)

         参加者氏名、所属又は住所」を記入下さい。

 

◆主催   NPO法人にいがたNGOネットワーク
◆共催  (財)新潟県国際交流協会

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NPO法人設立記念講演会開催!

午後1時からの基調講演会には
昨年安吾賞を受賞された、ネパール・ムスタン地域開発協力会
理事長の近藤亨さんのお話を聞きたいという
約90名の参加者にお集まりいただきました。
近藤亨先生の講演会
笑いあり
背筋がピシッと伸びるような厳しいお言葉もあり
質問も途絶えず
大変な盛り上がりでした。

講演会では
ムスタンがどれだけ厳しい環境であるか
スライドショーでも紹介されました。

にもかかわらず、多くの方が
一度ムスタンにりんごを食べに行きたいと思われたようです。

現在87歳の近藤先生は70歳から
ムスタンに果樹、魚の養殖、畑、など有機農業を
はじめられ
17年経った今では
全国に1000人を超える支援者(会員)を持つ
NGOへと成長しました。

その後のパネルディスカッションでも
「国際協力活動の苦悩と喜び」をテーマに
なぜ近藤さんの活動にこれほどまでに
支援者が多いのか
その理由などについても話題となりました。
パネルディスカッション
懇親会は講師、パネリストのみなさんを囲んで
にいがたNGOネットワーク(Nネット)の
役員・会員同士も大いに交流できました。

懇親会
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NPO法人設立記念講演会 「ムスタンじいさんのたわごと」




寒気の候、ますます御健勝のこととお喜び申し上げます。
NGOの活動が期待されている中,皆様には日頃からにいがたNGOネットワークへの
運営にご協力をいただき心から感謝申し上げます。
さて,この度にいがたNGOネットワークは平成20年11月28日に念願であった
特定非営利活動法人(NPO法人)となりましたことをご報告させていただきます。
つきましては,ここにNPO法人設立記念講演会(平成20年度NGOスタッフ養成講座:
新潟県国際交流協会委託事業)を企画させていただきました。

ご多忙のこととは存じますが,是非多数の皆様からご参加いただきますよう
お願いいたします。


 ○日時:2009年1月31日(土)  受付 12:30  講演 13:00〜16:00
 
○場所:新潟東急イン 3F 明石の間
      新潟市中央区弁天1丁目2番4号
      Tel  025-243-0109

 ○参加費:講演会 無料,  懇親会 5,000円

 主催:特定非営利活動法人にいがたNGOネットワーク

共催:(財)新潟県国際交流協会

 

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Niigata NGO Network (N Net)

Working for the comfort and well-being of people around the globe

The progression of globalization today has resulted in developing countries experiencing rapid economic growth—but has also meant that they face serious problems such as conflicts stemming from internal contradictions related to history, ethnicity and religion, for example; as well as continued expanding poverty due to economic disparity.

nd while initiatives related to global cooperation with developing countries are actively underway under the direction of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), which works to implement Official Development Assistance (ODA), there are times when it is difficult to work within the government's official ODA framework. On such occasions, support-related projects that are spearheaded by autonomously-operating non-governmental organizations (NGOs) play an invaluable role.

NGOs in Niigata Prefecture that are working for purposes of international cooperation have continued to engage in projects in a number of different fields, including education, social welfare, medicine and industry.

At the same time, however, such efforts on the part of single organizations (or even single individuals) undertaken in such areas as education, research and disaster-related policy face their own sorts of challenges and limitations.

The Niigata NGO Network was created for the purpose of providing opportunities for coordination between such organizations and individuals, as well as expanding and strengthening existing communication channels by attracting new members—as well as assisting with the development of members’ initiatives and other NGO-related activities.

Guidelines for action

I Education-related initiatives; partnership-building

Information regarding members' projects is widely disseminated both within and outside Niigata Prefecture through means including newsletters and international festivals. In addition to deepening understanding on the part of local citizens with regard to NGO-related activities, partnerships are also encouraged through the close communication that is fostered among member organizations via the mutual exchange of information.

In addition, regular and supporting members are also recruited through the above types of initiatives.

II Human resource development

In order to ensure that NGOs continue their activities and become even more active, opportunities for learning are provided to local citizens who have an interest in NGO-related work—thereby also cultivating a new generation of individuals to continue carrying on such action.

III Inquiries/research

In order to adapt to fluctuating situations overseas, inquiries and research are conducted on an ongoing basis.

At present, the Niigata NGO Network organizes and facilitates periodic international education research seminars, which offer participants—primarily, elementary, junior high school and high school teachers—the opportunity to enhance the education that they provide in the area of international understanding.

IV Collaboration with other organizations

By utilizing our network, members are able to strengthen their relationship with outside bodies, including governmental organizations and additional groups working in the area of international cooperation—thereby enabling a synergy effect with respect to NGO-related activities.

In addition, we help facilitate collaborative rescue and fundraising-related actions following large-scale natural disasters in developing countries.

Membership

Member recruitment

The Niigata NGO Network (N-Net) is comprised of NGOs in Niigata Prefecture that are working in the field of international cooperation, along with their supporters.

Members provide support for one another's activities, such as attending each other's events and exchanging information.

Any organization or individual sharing the ideals of the network is welcome to become a member.

Member services

Member services include the following:

  • Invitation to participate in various events, workshops, lectures, etc.
  • Distribution of N-Net newsletters to all network members
  • Provision of various information/materials
  • Ability to utilize the network's website for information publicity purposes

Annual membership fees

Regular members:
Students: 1,000 yen
Individuals: 5,000 yen
Organizations: 8,000 yen

Supporting members: Minimum of 10,000 yen. Please make payments in denominations of 10,000 yen (i.e., 20,000, 30,000, etc…)

Please pay membership fees via postal transfer as follows:
Account number: 00570-8-100387
Account name: Niigata NGO Network

Please join our international cooperation initiatives!

List of members (organizations, individuals, and supporting member organizations)
* Listings are alphabetical in accordance with the order of the Japanese syllabary

Asia Craft Link
Myanmar-based organization supporting regional development via the methods of "One Village, One Product" and fair trade
SAWAYAKA- kikaku
Organization in India that spearheaded the Katagiri Village, which provides spaces for children's recreation such as school and playground maintenance projects, and also plays an important role in local communities
Niigata API Association
Organization providing support for children's hospitals, and agricultural development in low-income regions, in southern Sri Lanka
JOCV Niigata
Group of former participants in the Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers program that presently has more than 300 members
Niigata Association of Student Volunteers for International Aid (NASVIA)
Association comprised mostly of university students working in the area of international aid and global understanding through projects such as providing educational support in Laos
International Art College of Niigata
Institution working to make Niigata Prefecture a global art exchange hub through such initiatives as holding international art exhibitions and study abroad workshops
Niigata PNG Association
Organization working to provide educational opportunities, facilities and materials for children -- our most precious resource!
Niigata International Volunteer Center
Association whose initiatives include educational support in Vietnam, agricultural development assistance in Laos, development education services in Niigata, and cultivation of global human resources
Niigata Fairtrade  Promotion Committee
Organization whose projects include creating fair trade maps in Niigata Prefecture and encouraging fair trade initiatives in industrialized countries
Japanese Association for the Promotion of Health in Myanmar
Supporting medical care in Myanmar, where the average life expectancy is 60 years
EDF-Japan・Niigata Liaison Group
Organization overseeing scholarships for children to attend school in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and Myanmar
Yume no Hashi
Group working to produce, coordinate, and present translated performances of traditional Japanese picture-story shows such as "The Story of the Turtle"  and "Moon Rabbit"
Global-World NARNIA
Fair trade store located 20 minutes from Niigata Station, near Nuttari-Yotsukado, that has been operating for 18 years
Rerun fairtrade  & ecology
Shop featuring items such as fair trade handicrafts, organic cotton clothing, accessories, etc.
Fairtrade Shop lanapu
Store working under the premises of "sharing through fair trade" and "international cooperation through shopping"
Number of registered members (as of February 29, 2016):
Organizations: 13
Individuals: 30
Supporting Members: 13
Total: 56
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皆様のご入会をお願い申し上げます。

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年会費

《正会員》 学生 1,000円 / 個人 5,000円 / 団体 8,000円
《賛助会員》10,000円(1口以上)

年会費振込先
郵便振替(口座番号) 00570−8−100387
加入者名  NPO法人にいがた NGO ネットワーク
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