Events

MINN Sponsored and Other Local Events

There are many great events in the Twin Cities for practitioners interested in international nongovernmental work! We try to keep up on these events and post them here. On this page, you will also find MINN-hosted events. If there is an event that you would like to see posted here, please fill out this form.

With co-sponsorship, MINN can help promote or put on an event! Get answers about the different kinds of co-sponsorship, what they involve, and their benefits here.

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 5:00pm

This Women’s Food Security In International Development program takes place in St. Cloud.

Women are key to international development. Empowering women through health care, education, and finance results in better lives for themselves, their families, and communities. But what happens when people are unable to provide basic nutrition for their families? Women, in particular, are prevented from performing the economic and social activities that would otherwise lift their families from poverty, causing further dependence rather than self-sufficiency and prosperity.

A woman in a yellow shirt, with dark hair in a messy up-do, pays close attention as carefully she prunes a tree.

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 5:45pm to 7:30pm

Join us for a discussion on global health with special guest speakers, including Britt Cecconi Cruz from Health Partners International. The conversation will be be semi-structured with a few overarching questions, however, most of the evening will be directed by audience interests.


Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 7:30am to 9:00am

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm


Friday, November 30, 2018 - 9:30pm

This presentation will discuss common challenges that organizations face in meeting federal grant requirements — and what your grant compliance program needs to include to address them. Together, we’ll cover internal controls over compliance, procurement requirements, sub-recipient monitoring requirements, required policies and procedures, and some best practices for grant management. More details and registration.


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