How to join Dgroups?


Dgroups is financially supported and managed by the Dgroups Partners. Partners are committed to supporting Dgroups as a global public good that can help groups and communities work together more effectively.

We welcome requests from organisations and projects working in international development cooperation, human rights and the quest for global justice to join Dgroups.

The Dgroups Board has recently reviewed the membership structure for financial contribution as follows:

Membership criteria for Organizations Category Annual fee
Organizations with an annual turnover of more than 1 million Euro are requested to join as Full Partner Full Partner €5,000
Organizations with an annual turnover below 1 million Euro are welcome to join as Full Partner Full Partner €5,000
Organizations with an annual turnover of 500,000 to 1 million Euro can join as Associate Partner Associate Partner €1,000
Organizations with an annual turnover below 500,000 Euro can join as Associate Partner Associate Partner €500
Membership criteria for Projects Category Annual fee
Projects with an annual project budget above 50,000 Euro Project Partner €1,000
Projects with an annual project budget below 50,000 Euro Project Partner  €500
A ‘project’ means any *time-limited* activity that is jointly carried out by two or more organisations, where formal individual organisation membership (Full or Associate) is not possible.
Benefits Full Partners Associate Partners Project Partners
Ability to create an unlimited number of Dgroups Y Y Y
Ability to host an unlimited number of smaller affiliate organisations Y N N
Domain dgroups.org/YOURNAME Y N N
Domain dgroups.org/groups/YOURNAME Y Y Y
Logo display on Dgroups website and publications Y Y Y
Membership of the Dgroups Council (including voting rights) Y N N
Standard level technical support Y Y Y
Premium level technical support Y Y N
Training for group creators/admins (on request) Y Y Y

 

Fill in this form to submit your expression of interest to join Dgroups (without obligation). All applications are subject to approval by the Board of the Dgroups Foundation.

For inquiries and for discussing options interested parties should contact Dgroups Coordination Support, Pier Andrea Pirani at dg-coordination[at]dgroups[dot]org.

The Foundation is committed to make Dgroups accessible and affordable to all development organisations worldwide.