Posts Tagged ‘philanthropy’

November 12th, 2015 - 10:06 am § in Good Practice

Getting money to the ground, directly

Sharing a list of small NGOs and foundations specializing in direct funding to grassroots leaders, locally-led organizations, and small, often “informal” movements. [...]

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.[...]

August 15th, 2015 - 8:00 am § in Reflection & Rumination

Admitting failure, proposing change

Admitting failure is not enough. What's the next step? [...]

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.[...]

February 17th, 2014 - 9:36 am § in Guest Bloggers

Aid, Africa, corruption, and colonialism…revisited

Guest blogger Barongo ba Kafuuzi Ateenyi argues that aid's failures should not be blamed on the initiators of the projects—the foreigners—but the very home country systems that compromise its people.[...]