Posts Tagged ‘social change’

May 3rd, 2016 - 9:21 am § in Good Practice, Reflection & Rumination

Moving along on the do-gooder journey

Once people decide to be outward facing, concerned about the suffering in the world and wanting to express their sense of responsibility to others, how can we invite and support them to also transform themselves?[...]

November 24th, 2013 - 1:00 pm § in Reflection & Rumination

“Create” nothing: A new social good mantra

On one of the social good industry’s most killer assumptions: That in the developing world, nothing exists, i.e. that there’s a blank slate upon which our interventions can be built.[...]

November 22nd, 2013 - 3:25 am § in Poetry Pause

Poetic Pause from Johannesburg: Poems by Simric Yarrow’s Friday feature! Sharing three poems by Simric Yarrow[...]

November 20th, 2013 - 4:42 pm § in Good Practice, Reflection & Rumination

Who’s thinking about social change?

What is the transformation that occurs when people discover the strength of their voice and have space, or the opportunity to use that voice, and engage with those in power?[...]