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December 17th, 2014 - 7:10 am § in Guest Bloggers, Reflection & Rumination

When the protagonist isn’t a white kid

This and other lessons learned when traveling abroad as an international do-gooder[...]

November 19th, 2012 - 5:43 am § in Guest Bloggers, Reflection & Rumination

#BiggerThanKony, Yet Again

It was hard not to yell back at the red-t-shirted young people, "It's not that simple!", but who wants be a downer to their enthusiasm?[...]

April 14th, 2012 - 1:15 pm § in Uncategorized

Bigger than Kony: Livetweeting an Open Discussion

My storify-ed livetweets from panel discussion on foreign policy & humanitarian aid efforts in Uganda & the Congo in response to the international media attention garnered by Invisible Children’s KONY 2012 campaign. With Maurice Carney of Friends of the Congo, Milton Allimadi of Black Star News, a[...]

March 8th, 2012 - 9:33 am § in Good Practice, Reflection & Rumination

Reaching Girls at the Grassroots – A Sound Investment

In celebration of International Women's Day! Grassroots organizations, as powerful actors that are finding and reaching marginalized girls and unlocking their potential, are reaching a demographic of extremely vulnerable and hard-to-reach girls through homegrown, targeted, and context-specific strat[...]