Posts Tagged ‘South Africa’

November 29th, 2014 - 11:10 am § in Reflection & Rumination

“An Idiot Abroad” on Geldof

With Band Aid 30 controversy in the news, a so-called moron’s observations seem pretty insightful. [...]

May 18th, 2014 - 2:10 pm § in #IntlDevComms, Good Practice, Uncategorized

How many aid workers does it take to screw in a lightbulb?

Stand Up Planet focuses on people as solutions through the lens of comedy. “Young, gifted and funny are good natural resources to have.”[...]

December 17th, 2012 - 8:41 am § in Reflection & Rumination

Why are the flags at half-mast?

"When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, 'Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.'” ~Fred Rogers[...]

May 22nd, 2012 - 9:52 pm § in Good Practice

Site Visits: The Feedback You’ve Never Heard

Leaders from four African organizations sat down to give their “real”, though too-often-unheard insights on site visits from the perspective of the ones being visited.[...]

March 17th, 2011 - 6:25 am § in Good Practice, Guest Bloggers

The wisdom of dlalanathi: Reflections on organizational growth

South African child-focused NGO, dlalanathi, reflects on the critical elements of their organization’s success and offers advice to other organizations in the midst of growth or change.[...]