Posts Tagged ‘aid workers’

May 24th, 2016 - 11:42 am § in Good Practice, Reflection & Rumination

Does aid need a 12-step program?

Step 1: We admit we were powerless over a project-based mentality--that when we considered the changing world, our frameworks and tools as they had come to define us have become obsolete.[...]

April 18th, 2016 - 1:31 pm § in Good Practice, Reflection & Rumination

A new kind of donor: 4 things they do differently

Donors stuck in the old ways of moving money around don’t offer useful capital to new and innovative organizations that don’t fit the mold. Here’s four things a new kind of aid donor does better.[...]

February 26th, 2016 - 11:30 am § in Reflection & Rumination

My struggles with self care

Self care is the problem, and the solution.[...]

December 31st, 2015 - 9:46 am § in Reflection & Rumination, Uncategorized

Did I…?

The questions I’m asking myself as 2015 comes to a close.[...]

December 10th, 2015 - 7:05 am § in Reflection & Rumination

An antidote to “he who must not be named”

There is beauty in the world. Let's not forget. [...]

October 31st, 2015 - 7:30 am § in Reflection & Rumination

Happy Halloween!

Frustrated with organizational politics, policies, or processes? Here's a selection of posts to let you know you're not alone. [...]

September 27th, 2015 - 5:02 pm § in Good Practice

Actually, it was my capacity that needed to be built

A reflection on the skills I needed to be effective in my job.[...]

July 14th, 2015 - 8:45 am § in Reflection & Rumination

Ideas that never made it to the page

A list of the posts I didn't write over the last year or so. [...]