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Introduction to External Factors. The Organization – Why do we start NGO’s? The Members – Why do people get involved in NGO’s? Changes in the world we live in – how do they affect the involvement? Young adults – Assessments and attitudes to involvement and leadership.

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Introduction to external factors
Introduction to External Factors


  • The Organization – Why do we start NGO’s?

  • The Members – Why do people get involved in NGO’s?

  • Changes in the world we live in – how do they affect the involvement?

  • Young adults – Assessments and attitudes to involvement and leadership.

  • Youth Culture – What’s happening?

  • NGO’s – Where are they heading?

  • Conclusions – Challenges for the future



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1. The Organization – Why do we start NGO’s?

Answer to human needs and interests


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1. The Organization – Why do we start NGO’s?

The tasks and goals of an organization


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1. The Organization – Why do we start NGO’s?

Multidimentional vs. One-dimentional

Interests vs. Ideas

Four areas:

Seperatism, Activism, Altruism and Advocacy


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1. The Organization – Why do we start NGO’s?

The organizational lifecycle

Where are our organization?


2. The Members

– Why do people get involved in NGO’s?


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2. The Members – Why do people get involved in NGO’s?

  • Ideological advantages

  • Emotional advantages

  • Functional advantages


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2. The Members – Why do people get involved in NGO’s?

SOCIETY VALUES PERSONALITY NEED

Welfare Internal Inner control Self-realization

Industrial External Outer control Belonging

Agrarian Providing Basic needs Safety/survival


3. Changes in the world we live in

– how do they affect the involvement?


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3. Changes in the world we live in – how do they affect the involvement?

First we must scout…


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3. Changes in the world we live in – how do they affect the involvement?

New life phases

Before:Child – Adult – Old

Now:Child – Youth – Adult – Senior - Old


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3. Changes in the world we live in – how do they affect the involvement?

Changes:

From NEED to DESIRE


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3. Changes in the world we live in – how do they affect the involvement?

Homo ZAPPIENS

More frequent and faster changes between identities, information and places.


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3. Changes in the world we live in – how do they affect the involvement?

The REAL thing

Counter-reaction

Result orientated

Core values


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3. Changes in the world we live in – how do they affect the involvement?

Explotion of possibilities

  • Pick and choose

  • To choose or Not to choose, That’s the question

  • ”What Am I missing?”

  • Desire for clarity


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3. Changes in the world we live in – how do they affect the involvement?

Time crunch

Needs and desireseconomical, functional, physical, social and psychological

Risk-minimization-filter


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3. Changes in the world we live in – how do they affect the involvement?

How does technology affect us?

90-99 % has their own mobile phone.

84-96 % has access to Internet at home

More and more are using social networks on the Internet.


4. Young adults

– Assessments and attitudes to involvement and leadership.


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4. Young adults – Assessments and attitudes to involvement and leadership.

From ME generation


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4. Young adults – Assessments and attitudes to involvement and leadership.

To WE generation


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4. Young adults – Assessments and attitudes to involvement and leadership.

Most young people would like to get involved in an organization.

  • More women than men.

  • No long-term commitment. (time-limit)

  • The social context is important


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4. Young adults – Assessments and attitudes to involvement and leadership.

Continued:

  • Concrete missions where you can se the direct benefit, is preferred.

  • A lot of people think that NGO-work is good for their résumé.

  • An increasing number want to be paid for their effort.


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4. Young adults – Assessments and attitudes to involvement and leadership.

Perfectionism


5. Youth Culture

– What’s happening?


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5. Youth Culture – What’s happening?

Participation in sports:

Boys Girls Difference

10 year olds: 70 61 9

19 year olds: 36 24 12


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5. Youth Culture – What’s happening?

Participation in the scout movement:

Boys Girls

10 year olds: 6 4

19 year olds: 2 1


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5. Youth Culture – What’s happening?

What used to be “in”:

2003 2007

Inline skating: 20 8

Climbing: 8 4


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5. Youth Culture – What’s happening?

What’s “in” now:

Boys Girls

The Gym 75 25

Aerobics 10 90

Golf 75 25


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5. Youth Culture – What’s happening?

What are their trademarks?

  • High status

  • Individual

  • Can do it anytime


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5. Youth Culture – What’s happening?

What in your life gives your life meaning?


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5. Youth Culture – What’s happening?

School 2

School and leisure, but school most 10

School and leisure 29

School and leisure, but leisure most 32

Leisure 27


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5. Youth Culture – What’s happening?

What do you want to be as an adult?

  • Professional in sports

  • Professional in culture

  • Lawyer or Entrepreneur

  • Doctor


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5. Youth Culture – What’s happening?

  • Lord of the Clock

  • Friends


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5. Youth Culture – What’s happening?

Do we plan the fun stuff?


6. NGO’s

– Where are they heading?


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6. NGO’s – Where are they heading?

  • There are more organizations today than for only twenty years ago.

  • There are more social arenas. Cafés and chat rooms beats the old clubhouse.

  • Rent a volunteer. Direct responsibility without total responsibility


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6. NGO’s – Where are they heading?

  • There is a trend that people chooses organizations that focuses on single issues and interests, and leave organizations that has a holistic focus.

  • From formal organizations to informal networks. The fire souls gets involved in their own projects.


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6. NGO’s – Where are they heading?

  • The flight from responsibility

  • Consequences for the involvement and commitment: “It must be fun if I’m going to get involved”.


7. Conclusions

– Challenges for the future


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7. Conclusions – Challenges for the future

Professionalization vs. Grass-root


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7. Conclusions – Challenges for the future

How to deal with a new reality?

Choose to be a winner or a looser.


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7. Conclusions – Challenges for the future

What are the needs of

today’s youth?



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