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January 23rd, 2012 - 7:00 am § in Guest Bloggers

Has aid lost its humanity?

“Development work had become more about systems and structures than the actual lived realities of people,” argues Mette Müller, founder of Best Self Experience. Can important concepts like 'empathy', 'understanding' and 'compassion' enter the way we deliver aid?[...]

December 14th, 2011 - 8:34 am § in Reflection & Rumination

A tale of two realities

Only one of the Washington D.C. aid industry events I attended yesterday got us closer to fixing the problems that continue to plague and perplex us.[...]

February 3rd, 2011 - 12:34 pm § in Good Practice

Revisiting the Wheel: Insights from Online Community Managers

Ideas, challenges and insights from managers of online communities related to international development shared with us as we develop The Barefoot Guide Online Community.[...]