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Posts Tagged ‘local leadership’

August 4th, 2015 - 8:03 am § in Good Practice, Guest Bloggers

When an international NGO plans its obsolescence

How and why EveryChild prepares to hand over its assets to a global alliance of national civil society organizations.[...]

February 10th, 2013 - 6:00 pm § in Guest Bloggers, Reflection & Rumination

When local leaders say, ‘Thanks but no thanks.’

"...part of me wanted to say to Abel, the hell with the cultural traditions, and to hell with the government! These kids need an education...But that part of me shut up (mostly)." A guest post by Scott Fifer of GO Campaign[...]

January 27th, 2013 - 6:19 pm § in Good Practice, Guest Bloggers

Leading From Love: The attentiveness that brought accountability

“In his breakdown, he not only owned up to embezzlement, but also to having let down his own family, his community, his people, and the generations to come.” A guest post from Rajasvini Bhansali, Executive Director of IDEX.[...]

January 10th, 2011 - 10:39 am § in Good Practice

Small is Beautiful…Grants, That Is (Part 1)

“We all want to support the kind of people whose good work would not stop if you paid them to quit. That’s what small grants can do best.” ~Chet Tchozewski, Global Greengrants Fund[...]

August 13th, 2010 - 3:08 pm § in Reflection & Rumination

Our Most Important Job

“The kids in Africa were soooo amazing and so darn cute.” And so, the smoke poured out of my ears before I could even have my morning coffee.[...]