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The Minnesota International NGO Network (MINN) is the largest convener for international organizations in the state. We have been repeatedly asked by academics, funders, politicians, NGOs and practitioners for a searchable database of Minnesota’s international organizations.

Minnesota International NGO Network (MINN) NGO Directory

2014 MINN International Development Exchange and Action (IDEA) Summit: Innovation through Collaboration

Friday, October 24th

Hosted by the Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs
Mark your calendars for the 2nd annual IDEA Summit on Friday, October 24th!

The Communications Committee is all about getting out MINN’s message. This new committee brings MINN members and supporters news about upcoming opportunities for “global do-gooders” and important updates from our community. This committee is always looking for new members who want to use their communications skills to share the MINN message using the power of the pen (or maybe a QWERTY keyboard).

After an incredibly successful International Development and Exchange Action Summit in 2013, the Minnesota International NGO Network is planning for its second annual conference to be held October 24, 2014, and we are looking for volunteers to join our planning committees!  Please think about getting involved--it's a great opportunity to network, add experience to a resume, and join a group of people who are passionate about international development and engaging the Minnesota community.  Here are a few sub-committees looking for volunteers:
Volunteer for an IDEA Summit Planning Committee

Article submitted by MINN volunteer Kris Jernigan, pictured in the second row, second from the left.  Kris is immediately to the left of Bono (the gentleman in the blue sunglasses) who is the founder of ONE and the lead singer of the popular band U2.


Minnesotan Meets Bono! How to Advocate on the Hill