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.

Saturday, May 1, 2021 - 9:00am to Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 12:00am

SpringForwardMN is GiveMN's spring giving campaign. Similar to Give to the Max Day, you'll be able to donate to MINN to help us advance our mission of doing good, better and becoming a leader for international practitioners and supporters to learn, network and exchange professional expertise. Learn more here.

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 5:00pm to 5:45pm

Get to know fellow international development practitioners through back-to-back, one-on-one video calls. Questions will be provided to generate conversation! Learn more and register here.

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join us to hear Quan Ni speak about his experience developing cost-effective heart disease diagnosis strategies with One Health Health. Register online:

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

We're thrilled to announce our first Solutions Spotlight event on Wednesday, August 5th! We'll hear from Elaine Tymchak from Cultivate International on moving towards empowerment & equity in community-led development.

You can access and watch the event recording here. 

Panelists will discuss their experience with implementation of health programming during COVID-19 and/or Ebola from an international development perspective, with time for a Q&A session at the end. We will hear from: