Articles by Derk Norde
The Role of Skills-based Volunteering in Global Development
In 2014, MovingWorlds placed 79 "Experteers" in 32 countries, donating nearly 7,200 hours (or 899 work days) of their professional time, writes co-founder Derk Norde. By fostering more connections and knowledge exchange between social impact organizations and professionals looking to donate their skills abroad, he says, it’s possible to truly accelerate global development.
MovingWorlds Founder: Why we need a Match.com for Social Entrepreneurs
Derk Norde, who co-founded the BiD Network, believes even more than funding, social entrepreneurs need professional networks. He co-founded MovingWorlds, which matches volunteer professionals (AKA: "experteers”), with organizations and social enterprises.