• A guide to strengthening TVET for improved youth employment

    In this blog, James Sablerolles reflects on the lessons learned from the Youth at Heart virtual forum and use them to highlight how to go about implementing new projects that support the creation of new jobs for youth.

    blog24 Nov 2020
  • Promoting digitalisation & youth employment in Africa

    In this blog, James Sablerolles shares his views of the three core things to know about Dutch policy, promoting digitalisation and youth employment in Africa in preparation for the Youth at Heart Virtual forum organised by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

    blog29 Oct 2020
  • Proposal writing: six online resources our trainees love

    At MDF, we have perfected proposal writing through our extensive experience over a period of 35 years! We have compiled six online resources that our trainees love that will go a long way in improving your proposal writing. Find out more…

    blog15 Sep 2020
  • Reflections: managing during turbulent times

    What to do when your business needs to shift 180 degrees in only a few months’ time? How do you keep colleagues on board and how do you monitor if everything is new? Ingrid Plag, managing partner at MDF, reflects in this interview on her experience with managing the organisation during these turbulent times and shares her thoughts on what she thinks made it work.   

    news11 Sep 2020
  • Global learning, from home

    Goma, DRC. Amersfoort, the Netherlands. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Mbarara, Uganda. Nairobi, Kenya. Yangon, Myanmar. Hanoi, Vietnam. From these places, people connected to join our Open Entry training on Writing Winning Proposals. 

    news09 Sep 2020