Dysfunctional and now dangerous wells. Inoperative pumps. Overflowing and abandoned latrines littering the developing world. Don’t the 1 billion people lacking access to clean water deserve more?
“‘The system’ whereby foreign donors give handouts, and not sustainable initiatives that are drawn from the needs of the communities, is a problem.” ~R.F.M. community activist, Zimbabwe
A continuing list of 5 more ideas for changes in international development policy and practice. “Development policy needs to be kept real.”
We all know it’s easier to identify problems and critique. Here’s a starting list of 5 ideas for changes in international development policy and practice.