Posts Tagged ‘partnerships’

September 23rd, 2016 - 8:30 am § in Reflection & Rumination

Getting real about dominant white culture

Do dominant white culture behaviors create barriers in the social good space?[...]

December 16th, 2015 - 1:13 pm § in #IntlDevComms, Good Practice, Reflection & Rumination, Uncategorized

Do we “walk the talk”?

If you work in the global development, philanthropy, aid, social enterprise, nonprofit, etc. space, this question can lead to perplexing, frustrating, unwelcome, or liberating reflections. With all of our good intentions and questionable objectivity about ourselves, this is admittedly a tough questi[...]

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.[...]

June 1st, 2013 - 7:28 am § in Reflection & Rumination

Gates and Moyo: Assume the best first

What would happen if aid were approached like a business deal?[...]

February 20th, 2013 - 8:15 am § in Reflection & Rumination

Subjective, squishy, touchy, feely, and fundamental: Partnership matters

"People will disappoint you from time to time. You will also let people down. And as in our personal relationships, we have to re-commit every day to making them work. Relationships within international development are no different." From my interview with [...]

March 27th, 2011 - 6:45 pm § in Reflection & Rumination

Trying to Quit

An analogy for aid partnerships, especially those with on-the-ground local partners.[...]