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Posts Tagged ‘The Listening Project’

August 22nd, 2013 - 2:20 pm § in Reflection & Rumination

Moving day: An aid analogy

What does it feel like to be a citizen on the receiving end of international aid? An analogy to try to help international do-gooders understand.[...]

July 26th, 2013 - 10:19 am § in Reflection & Rumination

Time to listen? Time to address our personal barriers

6 things that inhibit our ability to listen to those on the receiving end of aid [...]

June 5th, 2013 - 8:11 am § in Reflection & Rumination

Palestinian civil society leaders: Reinforce us, don’t replace us.

Grassroots civil society activists from Palestine discuss their experiences with international aid in this Special Mention Award Winner of the Social Impact Media Awards. [...]

February 1st, 2013 - 7:46 am § in Reflection & Rumination

Listening to local leaders: Just more data points?

By making the argument that local leaders have something we (organizations) need from them (information), we don't yet overcome the centrality and the hierarchy with which aid organizations portray themselves in the global development equation. [...]