Archive for the ‘Reflection & Rumination’ Category

May 19th, 2014 - 3:00 pm § in Guest Bloggers, Reflection & Rumination, Uncategorized

The double-edge sword of mass communications: Is stereotyping inevitable?

What level of nuance do we need to cover to accurately represent a unique individual when reaching large audiences?[...]

March 19th, 2014 - 6:00 am § in Good Practice, Guest Bloggers, Reflection & Rumination

If the revolution will not be funded, what can we do?

Guest blogger Akhila Kolisetty on the “NGOization” of grassroots social movements and the way forward.[...]

March 13th, 2014 - 5:57 pm § in Reflection & Rumination

The thing about women and development

Women are already bringing about development. I frankly didn’t realize that we weren't.[...]

November 24th, 2013 - 1:00 pm § in Reflection & Rumination

“Create” nothing: A new social good mantra

On one of the social good industry’s most killer assumptions: That in the developing world, nothing exists, i.e. that there’s a blank slate upon which our interventions can be built.[...]

November 20th, 2013 - 4:42 pm § in Good Practice, Reflection & Rumination

Who’s thinking about social change?

What is the transformation that occurs when people discover the strength of their voice and have space, or the opportunity to use that voice, and engage with those in power?[...]