Conference 2021: Transform

Interrogate the systemic issues across the international development sector and cultivate inclusive organisations on day 4 of the Bond Annual Conference 2021, taking place on 27 May online

As a much-needed light is shone on organisations’ cultures and practices, our thought-provoking sessions will equip you to transform your organisation and the wider sector into a fair, diverse and equitable place.  

The Transform programme spans institutionalised racism, consent and ethical communications, and embedding safe and supportive cultures. 

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The key barriers the UK's international NGO sector faces in supporting community-led development and how INGOs can shift power together.  



Thu, 05/27/2021 - 11:30 to 12:15

Explore new research into racialised communities’ experiences of working in international development and the barriers they have face to career progression.  



Thu, 05/27/2021 - 10:30 to 11:15

Interrogate the power dynamics between NGOs collecting content and the people who agree to have their stories and images shared.



Thu, 05/27/2021 - 13:15 to 14:00

Cultivate a more inclusive organisation by attracting diverse entry-level talent and people from outside the sector. 



Thu, 05/27/2021 - 14:15 to 15:00

How to best support your employees to tend to their wellbeing and mental health in more complex environments.



Thu, 05/27/2021 - 15:15 to 16:00

Main sponsors

Al-Khair Foundation (AKF) is a UK-based international NGO that provides humanitarian aid and disaster relief to those in the world’s most deprived areas.

Cigna is a global health insurance provider dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security.

GeoPoll logo

GeoPoll is a global research organisation using mobile phones to remotely gather direct, real-time feedback from communities across Africa, Asia, and Latin America. 

Sightsavers is an international organisation that works in more than 30 developing countries to prevent blindness, restore sight and advocate for equal rights for people with disabilities. 

Small member Sponsor
StoneX logo

StoneX specialises in transferring funds to the emerging markets and complex countries.