Worth Knowing

Sharing interesting and useful knowledge is one of the best ways that charities can help each other out and it is what Together 4 Africa is all about. So please, as you come across something of interest to charities  send it to us so we can add it to the already comprehensive list below. The more resources at our fingertips on this website, the less time wasted looking for them and the more effective we become.

HEALTHBack to menu

Combating waterborne diseases

Dentaid – Action Against Infant Oral Mutilation

Understanding HIV and AIDS – a Guide

skilled birth attendants Making pregnancy safer: the critical role of the skilled attendant.

FUNDINGBack to menu

10 top tips for successful fundraising from trusts

trusts how to apply

what makes a good application

funders report Going Global – A review of international development funding by UK Trusts and Foundations.

Philanthropists without borders A report on supporting charities in developing countries.

How to Connect with Donors Essential messages for charities on how to deal with an increasingly sophisticated donor base.  A Charities Aid Foundation report (CAF).

Towards a Model of Micro Philanthropy

Tomorrows Philanthropist UK

Revenue fundraising

BOND report on public perception

EDUCATIONBack to menu

Girls education in Tanzania – a 2003 report

The State of the World’s Children 2011 Adolescence – An Age of Opportunity


Sitting On Chairs Observations on Capacity Building in Developing Countries.

Gender study in agriculture

agriculture report Can market access help African agriculture.

Microfinance in Tz


Low cost toilet options

Solar cookers –    Solar cooking Lots of interesting and useful tips on these sites

info on sand dams

Biogas potential and need in Africa

SNV – Domestic Biogas Brochure Tanzania

MoneyMaker Irrigation Pumps – Simple, low cost pumps for small scale farming


Peace Corps Life Skills Manual

Peace Corps Community Economic Development

Africa smallholder farmers report Approaches that work for viable livelihoods.


Improving access to inputs for small holders in Sub Saharan Africa.

IT & MARKETINGBack to menu


survive & thrive A casebook of charity sustainability through technology.

Do you know your website rating?

Facebook – How To

Get the best twitter following

Nonprofit-Websites Cutting through the E-maze – Harnessing the power of the Internet.

licensing-guide-for-voluntary-sector Helping you buy and licence Microsoft software at a special price.

Finding a database Help with searching for a donor database.

MAILING what to remember A complimentary document to Finding a Database.

LEGALBack to menu

Charity Commission on Collaboration